BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership & Management

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Course Information

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as developing and emerging leaders and managers in a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

As well as assuming responsibility for their own performance, individuals at this level are likely to provide leadership, guidance and support to others. They may also have some responsibility for organising and monitoring the output of teams.

They apply solutions to a defined range of predictable and unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.

The Certificate IV in Leadership and Management is designed to develop a broad range of competencies including:

  • Demonstrate leadership in the workplace, including how to lead and facilitate a team
  • Coordinate business operational plans
  • Apply communication strategies in the workplace, and how to develop and use emotional intelligence
  • Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures, and programs
  • Undertake project work
  • Build and maintain business relationships


    Payment plans available

    Course Duration

    This course is self-paced study

    The course can be delivered over a range of course durations, depending on the needs and characteristics of the student(s) and their employer(s) where relevant.

    Most students will finish the course in 12 months.

    Students may complete the program earlier than these timelines through achievement of RPL, credit transfer or competency-based progression through the course, but students who are new to industry will most likely take longer to complete.

    Course Delivery

    Flexible Delivery Modes

    RPL Available


    Entry Requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification, with the exception of the completion of a Pre-enrolment Review.

    There are no licencing, legislative or certifications that apply to this qualification.


    Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded the nationally recognised Australian qualification BSB40520 Certificate IV In Leadership & Management.

    Packaging Rules

    Total number of units = 12

    5 core units plus

    7 elective units

    Core units

    BSBLDR411 Demonstrate leadership in the workplace

    BSBLDR413 Lead effective workplace relationships

    BSBOPS402 Coordinate business operational plans

    BSBXCM401 Apply communication strategies in the workplace

    BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team


    BSBLDR412     Communicate effectively as a workplace leader

    BSBLDR414     Lead team effectiveness

    BSBWHS411    Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs

    BSBOPS403     Apply business risk management processes

    BSBPEF402     Develop personal work priorities

    BSBSTR502     Facilitate continuous improvement

    BSBSUS411     Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

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