BSB50420 – Diploma of Leadership and Management – 104250F

BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management


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

Individuals at this level display initiative and judgement in planning, organising, implementing and monitoring their own workload and the workload of others. They use communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organisational or enterprise requirements.

They may plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification.


This qualification is delivered to the local and international students over total of 800 hours. This includes 710 nominal hours and an 11% of self-directed study. Participants enrolled in this course will have up to 52 weeks to complete the course requirements. This include end of the year holidays and four term breaks of two weeks each within the stated delivery timeframe. Face to Face delivery with student participation in the demonstration of job role tasks.

2021 2022
11/10/21 3/10/22
2021 2022
11/10/21 3/10/22

Melbourne Campus
Level 5 & 9, 341-345 Queen Street,
Melbourne VIC 3000

Sydney Campus
Level 1, 37 George Street,
Parramatta NSW 2150
This qualification requires the successful completion of 12 units of competency: 6 Core units and 6 Electives.
Core Units – 6
BSBCMM511 Communicate with influence
BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others
BSBLDR523 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
BSBOPS502 Manage business operational plans
BSBPEF502 Develop and use emotional intelligence
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness
Electives – 6
BSBTWK503 Manage meetings
BSBSTR502 Facilitate continuous improvement
BSBOPS504 Manage business risk
BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace
BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional development
BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans

A range of the following assessment methods will be used to assess the students:

  • Written questions or Oral Questioning
  • Practical demonstration/ Observation
  • Presentations
  • Projects/ Reports/ Portfolios

  • International Students: $9,500 (Includes Materials & Administration Fee)
  • Fees are subject to changes
  • 18 years or older upon application
  • All applicants are required to have successfully completed an LLN test and demonstrate competence for all indicators to enrol for this qualification

For international students, ACFE accepts following proof of a level of English proficiency:

  • IELTS Overall 5.5 band (no band below 5.0)
  • TOEFL iBT (Internet-based) 69-79 with no band less than 14
  • TOEFL Paper 523 (with a min. TWE 3.5)
  • TOEFL CBT (Combuted-based) 193 (with a min.TWE 3.5)
  • PTE Academic 46 with no communicative skill score less than 40

Note: Some assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet, and it is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.

After successfully completing the Diploma of Leadership and Management, students may apply for the:

  • BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.

Note: While ACFE may not offer all the qualifications indicated within the pathway, we identify relevant progression that may be attained.

Employment opportunities resulting from the completion of this course may include following job roles Senior Manager (Public Sector),Business Development Manager, Information Services Manager, Business Manager, Manager, Distribution Centre Manager, Legal Practice Manager, Production Manager, Operations Manager, Public Sector Manager, Office Manager, Warehouse Manager, Corporate Services Manager, Transport Manager.

Course Fees

$9,500 AUD (includes materials & Administration Fee)



Mode of Study

Face to Face
Blended / Online learning


52 weeks


BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

BSB80615 Graduate Diploma of Management (Learning)