BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

Qualification: BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

Qualification CRICOS Code: 105054B

Qualification Status: Current

AQF Level: 6

Entry Requirement:

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  • Have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma from the BSB Training Package (current or superseded equivalent versions).or

  • Have two years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience in an operational or leadership role in an enterprise.

In addition to above they must at least:

  • Have demonstrated an IELTS level at score of least 5.5 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old) or demonstration of successful completion of at least General English at Upper Intermediate or English for Academic Purposes Upper Intermediate level.

  • Have a suitable level of language, literacy and numeracy to complete course requirements with or without additional support that Newton College is able to provide.

  • Have successfully completed Australian year 12 or equivalent.

  • Are at least at age of 18 on the date of course commencement.

  • Student must have sound digital literacy and access to working internet.

  • Please Note: All the students commencing this course are required to complete LLN test on the orientation day to assist Newton College to identify student’s needs for additional support during their study with Newton College.

Total Units: 10

Total Core Units: 5

Total Electives Units: 5

Mode of Delivery: Face-to-face 20 hours per week of delivery and assessment. In addition, students are allocated 5 hours of unsupervised self-study each week.

Location of course:

  • 98 Cleveland Street, Greenslopes QLD 4120
  • Level 10, 190 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
  • Level 7, 55 Swanston St., Melbourne, VIC 3000

Course Fees:

Total Course Fee AUD $18,500 being:

Tuiton Fee AUD $18,000

Application Fee AUD $250

Material Fee AUD $250

Total Course Duration: 78 weeks including 12 weeks of term breaks

Total Terms: 6 Terms of 11 weeks each

Possible Employer Pathways: Managing Director, Manager, Department Manager, Chief Executive Officer, Quarry Business Manager, Area Manager, Business Analyst, Business Development Director, Senior Executive, Executive Director.

Credit Transfer: Please refer to:

Course Assessment:

Trainer/Assessor will use the correct assessment tools to gather sufficient and quality evidence about student performance in order to make the assessment decision based on the qualification training and assessment strategy. Assessment evidence may include but not limited to:

  • Case Study
  • Project
  • Written Report
  • Written Question
  • Role Play
  • Observation

At the beginning of each unit, your trainer and assessor will outline the assessment tasks that must be completed

Note: Domestic student please contact Marketing Manager or email [email protected] for the course schedule date.

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.

Course Structure:

Number of Core Units: 5

Number of Elective Units: 5

A total of 10 Units (5 Core and 5 electives) must be completed and deemed competent to achieve the qualification BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management. Participants who achieve competency in any unit/s will receive a Statement of Attainment (provided USI is verified) for that unit/s without completing all 10 units in the qualification. Students completing all the required units of competency will attain full qualification.

Unit Code Unit Name
BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving (Core)
BSBLDR601 Lead and manage organisational change (Core)
BSBOPS601 Develop and implement business plans (Core)
BSBLDR602 Provide leadership across the organisation (Core)
BSBSTR601 Manage innovation and continuous improvement (Core)
BSBFIN601 Manage organisational finances
BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace
BSBSTR602 Develop organisational strategies
BSBHRM613 Contribute to the development of learning and development strategies
BSBSTR801 Lead innovative thinking and practices


1. For international student course fee details, please refer to the International Student Prospectus .

2. For domestic student course fee details, please contact Newton College.

3. Newton College does not guarantee that:

i) a learner/student will successfully complete a training product on its scope of registration; or

ii) a training product can be completed in a manner which does not meet the requirements of Clause 1.1 and 1.2 of Standards of Registered Training Organisation 2015; or

iii) a learner/student will obtain a particular employment outcome where this is outside the control of the Newton College


  • Newton College Pty Ltd T/A Newton College
  • Brisbane Campus Address: 98 Cleveland Street, Greenslopes, QLD 4120
  • Brisbane Campus Landline Number: (07) 3324 2705
  • Email: [email protected]
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  • ABN: 75 609 329 973 RTO Code: 41437 Cricos Provider Code: 03598G
  • Melbourne Campus Adr. 1: Level 10, 190 Queen St., Melbourne, VIC 3000
  • Melbourne Campus Adr. 2: Level 7, 55 Swanston St., Melbourne, VIC 3000
  • Melbourne Campus Landline Number: (03) 9937 2656
  • Working Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm