BSB40520  Certificate   IV   in   Leadership   and  Management

Course Duration: 12 Months



BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management contains a total of 12 Units. 5 Core Units and 7 Elective Units.

This program has been designed to develop emerging leaders and managers across a range of industries and organisations. If you are looking for a leadership role, or merging into one where you will be guiding and monitoring the effective performance of individuals and teams this is a great entry point. People undertaking this qualification apply solutions to a defined range of predictable and unpredictable problems, and analyse, and evaluate information from a variety of sources. The Unleashed Collective takes a practical approach to expand your own leadership and management capabilities, with great tools and resources to apply in the workplace.

There are no licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements applied to this qualification.


BSBLDR411 Demonstrate leadership in the workplace

BBLDR413 Lead effective workplace relationships

BSBOPS402 Coordinate business operational plans

BSBXCM401 Apply communication strategies in the workplace

BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team


Group A

BSBCMM412 Lead difficult conversations

BSBPEF402 Develop personal work priorities

BSBSTR502 Facilitate continuous improvements

BSBTWK401 Build and maintain business relationships

+ 3 Electives from group A or B  


To enrol in this course the applicant must be 18 years of age at the time of enrolment and must be able to demonstrate during their enrolment that they hold the required skills to complete the program. An education level of year 10 (or equivalent) or Certificate III, if not, experience in Leadership and Management within a work environment and access to a workplace. Being technologically literate with the ability to use word processing applications, the internet and access webinars both live and recorded plus be proficient in English – if English is not your first language, a satisfactory level must be achieved within LLN Assessment. All students must be willing to undertake an LLN prior to commencing the program.  Ask us about RPL or CT if eligible.


This course involves reading and undertaking written assessments plus interacting in groups. Your studies will heavily rely on written communication. Language, Literacy and Numeracy is assessed prior to entry into any of our programs. This is a requirement to provide the correct level of support or referrals suitable to your application. Your enrolment will also involve an interview to ensure your suitability for the training.

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"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
-John Quincy Adams


  • A few days face to face workshops

  • 12 months to complete the course

  • Structured distance learning

  • Regular and fun touch base sessions

  • Ongoing online/phone and video support

Training and assessment takes place in a classroom and involves discussions and group activities. Classroom based training also requires some self-directed learning, where further study and assessment activities are done by participants in their own time. 


additional webinars in place


  • Structured distance learning

  • 12 months to complete the course

  • Regular and fun touch base sessions

  • Ongoing online/phone and video support

The Unleashed Collective understands the need for flexibility when studying therefore we offer the course via distance education. Students will complete the written assessments in their own time and one of our experienced trainers will connect with the student where necessary to perform assessments or observations. Note: To be able to complete the course via distance, students must be employed within the industry.

Course Tuition Cost $5,750

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  • Apply Leadership and Management Skills 

  • Each unit includes a Portfolio/Project work that are developed over time and will aid in job-ready evidence to support you in your role. 

  • Students will also undertake an assessment of the skills and knowledge they hold on the topic, to show previous experience.