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BSB40520 - Certifcate IV in Leadership and Management

  • Course Code BSB40520

  • CRICOS course Code 104007F

  • Course Duration 52 weeks

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Course Description

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.                                                     NRT

Course Duration

52 weeks (including public holidays, re-assessment, and catch-up classes) - full-time study 20 contact hours per week timetabled over 2.5 days per week.

Mode of Study

The program is classroom-based face to face delivery with trainer led training in classrooms, and computer labs consisting of direct observation, product-based methods, portfolios, questioning and third-party evidence.

  • City Campus: Ground Floor 313 - 315 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000


Entry Requirements

    Australian International Institute of Technology has the following entry requirements for the BSB40520 - Certificate IV in Leadership and Management:
    All International students must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age and must have completed at least the equivalent of Year 12.
  • Meet minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements* including
  • Have obtained an IELTS band score of at least 5.5 ‐ or equivalent; or 5.0 where the test score is combined with at least 10 weeks ELICOS or 4.5 where the test score is combined with at least 20 weeks ELICOS
    Note - IELTS results are valid for two years only; reference:
  • Have completed a Certificate III, Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma level Training Package course in Australia; or,
  • Have completed any Certificate III or Certificate IV in ESL or EAL from the ESL/EAL Framework (VIC); or
  • Have completed the ELICOS Course: General English – Intermediate Level
  • Note – If an International student is not required to provide evidence of their English Language Proficiencies (in Speaking, Reading, Writing and Listening) at the time of applying for their Student visa (Sub‐class 500) – reference:, they will be required to complete Australian International Institute of Technology’s English Language Proficiency Assessment to ensure that they have the required English proficiency level for this course.

Potential employment options could include as a Supervisor in a range of industry areas and sectors. Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into the BSB50420 - Diploma of Leadership and Management.

Units of Competency

Total number of units of competency - 12 (Total number of units - 5 core units and 7 elective units)





  • BSBLDR411

  • Demonstrate leadership in the workplace

  • Core

  • BSBLDR413

  • Lead effective workplace relationships

  • Core

  • BSBOPS402

  • Coordinate business operational plans

  • Core

  • BSBXCM401

  • Apply communication strategies in the workplace

  • Core

  • BSBXTW401

  • Lead and facilitate a team

  • Core

  • BSBLDR414

  • Lead team effectiveness

  • Elective (Group A)

  • BSBOPS403

  • Apply business risk management processes

  • Elective (Group A)

  • BSBPEF402

  • Develop personal work priorities

  • Elective (Group A)

  • BSBWHS411

  • Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures, and programs

  • Elective (Group A)

  • BSBSTR401

  • Promote innovation in team environments

  • Elective

  • BSBOPS404

  • Implement customer service strategies

  • Elective

  • BSBPMG430

  • Undertake project work

  • Elective