BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

BSB60420 - Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

Course Details

Course description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply specialised knowledge and skills, together with experience in leadership and management, across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

Individuals at this level use initiative and judgement to plan and implement a range of leadership and management functions, with accountability for personal and team outcomes within broad parameters.

They use cognitive and communication skills to identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources and transfer their knowledge to others, and creative or conceptual skills to express ideas and perspectives or respond to complex problems.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Course duration

This course is delivered over 52 weeks of full time study at 20 hours per week of scheduled class time. This includes six weeks holidays.

Study/ training 46 20 920
Holiday 6
Total 52 920

Delivery method

This qualification is delivered face-to-face in the classroom. There is a new intake each month.


Academic prerequisites

All students must be at least 18 years of age.

Academic requirements:

  • Satisfactory completion of year 12 or equivalent
  • Overseas students require a language proficiency of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
  • Entry to this qualification is limited to those who: Have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma from the BSB Training Package (current or superseded equivalent versions). Or
    has two years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience in an operational or leadership role in an enterprise.

Students may fulfil the above academic prerequisites by first completing the Diploma of Leadership and Management.

Course requirements

To complete this course, it is expected that you will have access to:

  • A computer with Windows XP or higher
  • Internet
  • DVD-ROM drive
  • TV
  • Media Player

These facilities are available on campus.

Course Outline

Resources included

All of the learning and assessment resources required to complete this course will be provided.

Course units

In order to receive this qualification, ten units must be completed satisfactorily, including:

  • 5 core units
  • 5 elective units
BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
BSBLDR601 Lead and manage organisational change
BSBLDR602 Provide leadership across the organisation
BSBOPS601 Develop and implement business plans
BSBSTR601 Manage innovation and continuous improvement
BSBAUD514 Interpret compliance requirements
BSBAUD515 Evaluate and review compliance
BSBHRM613 Contribute to the development of learning and development strategies
BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional development
BSBPMG633 Provide leadership for the program

Course Outcomes

Career outcomes

This course provides participants with the skills to obtain the occupational position across various industrial sectors. Job roles and titles vary across these different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Administration manager
  • General office manager
  • Office manager
  • Executive manager

Academic pathways

Individuals who successfully complete the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management may progress to further study in higher education.

Cambridge College Australia recommends the Graduate Diploma of Management (Learning).

Additional Information

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Students who have completed any of the units of study or have practical experience that may be used for recognition of prior learning must contact Cambridge College Australia prior to enrolment.


As this is a competency based program, assessment continues throughout the duration of the course until the participant either achieves competency in the assessment tasks or a further training need is identified and addressed.

Assessment tasks may include:

  • Written questions and answers
  • Presentations
  • Projects
  • Case study analysis
  • Observation of the learner
  • Written and oral questioning
  • Written reports
  • Simulated role play

Student support

Cambridge College Australia has a commitment to providing equity in training for all learners. In particular, ensuring equity in training for women and the elimination of discrimination against female students in vocational education and training is a priority.

Cambridge College Australia encourages all students to pursue their vocational education and achieve their training goals, including students:

  • With language, literacy and numeracy problems
  • From a non-English speaking background
  • With a disability

Our college will identify and access appropriate support services, and ensure the necessary services are provided for participants as required.


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Is this course available for Domestic or International students?

The majority of our courses are open to both international and domestic students. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with us for more information.

How it works

Step 1


Start your journey by applying to Cambridge College Australia.

Step 2


Our team will reach out to you to discuss your application.

Step 3


Complete the enrolment process and secure your place.

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