BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership & Management

Good leadership, or lack thereof, directly impacts the success of a team at its highest levels, the organisation itself. This course is for professionals who may be new to leadership roles looking to gain or strengthen key leadership skills.

The certificate delivers the foundations of good management while allowing you to develop your style of leadership. This well- rounded business qualification covers management and leadership strategies across a variety of business functions including: communications, operations, WHS, risk management as well as team member and workplace relationships management.

Core Units – all five must be completed

  • 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

Elective Units – complete seven units in total of your choice

Group A – choose at least four units from this list

  • BSBLDR412 Communicate effectively as a workplace leader
  • BSBOPS403 Apply business risk management processes
  • BSBPEF402 Develop personal work priorities
  • BSBSTR502 Facilitate continuous improvement
  • BSBWHS411 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs

Group B – three units may be chosen from this list

  • BSBPEF502 Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • BSBPMG430 Undertake project work
  • BSBSUS411 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

The HBTA advantage 

  • Enrol at any time 
  • Study how and when it is convenient for you
  • Fast track your completion using your real work experience
  • Various payment options available Government funding available* 
  • Corporate and group discounts.

*Eligibility criteria applies

“Before you area leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.”

Jack Welch

Our Trainers are the Difference!

Whether you choose workshops, RPL, online/distance learning or mentored, on-the-job training, the support you receive from our dedicated trainers remains the same.

There are no hidden fees, and you will not receive materials and passwords and be left to teach yourself. Our trainers are  committed to your success and are available by email, phone or webinar.


12 Units total – 5 core, 7 elective


12 months


Distance/Online RPL
Onsite corporate groups



Corporate rate $POA
Finance & Government Funding Available**

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