BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

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Course Overview

Course Code: BSB60420
CRICOS Code: 105537E
Training Package: BSB – Business Services Training Package
Course Duration: 52 weeks
Classroom Location: Seven Hills, NSW

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

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.

Potential employment options are in mid-level or senior managerial positions in a range of industry
areas such as Department Manager, Senior Manager and so on.

Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into the Graduate Diploma
of Management (Learning) or a range of higher education qualifications in management or business
areas in universities or other tertiary institutions.

You can apply for the recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (Credit
and/or Recognition of Prior Learning). The granting of Credit or RPL may affect course fees as well as
the duration of the course. Please refer to our International Student Handbook for more details.





There are no entry requirements for this qualification. However, ANIE has some specific entry
requirements for the international students that include:

  • Have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma from the BSB Training Package (current or
    superseded equivalent versions).
  • Have two years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience in an operational or leadership
    role in an enterprise.

Additionally, ANIE has some specific entry requirements for the international students that include:

  • 18 years of age or above at the time of enrolment
  • Must have completed year 12 or equivalent if the entry requirement is met by two years of
    workplace experience.
  • IELTS overall band score 5.5 or more, or equivalent accredited English language test
  • Participation in the Course Entry Interview and LLN (Language, Literacy and Numeracy) test,
    if applicable





This course’s training and assessment activities are conducted in the classroom, where 20-hour
attendance per week is mandatory. Students are also required to complete at least 5 hours of
unsupervised study hours at home every week.

For all enrolled students, the Australian National Institute of Education is responsible under the
National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011 for the quality of the training and
assessment activities and the issuance of all AQF (Australian Qualifications Framework) certificates.






This qualification will be delivered over 52 weeks, including 40 weeks of training and assessment
spread over 4 terms of 10 weeks each. Holidays are 3 weeks per term, amounting to 12 weeks of
holidays followed by the training and assessment weeks spread over 4 terms.


Ten (10) units must be completed for the award of the BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership
and Management qualification.

The regulatory authority decides the core units. ANIE has selected the elective units according to the
regulatory packaging rules. This selection is also guided by the job outcome sought, local industry
requirements, and the complexity of skills appropriate to this qualification’s AQF level.

For course completion, a student of the BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management
course must achieve competency in the following units:

BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

Unit CodeUnit TitleCore/Elective
BSBCRT611Apply critical thinking for complex problem solvingCore
BSBLDR601Lead and manage organisational changeCore
BSBLDR602 Provide leadership across the organisationCore
BSBOPS601Develop and implement business plansCore
BSBSTR601 Manage innovation and continuous improvement Core
BSBHRM613 Contribute to the development of learning and development strategiesElective
BSBHRM614 Contribute to strategic workforce planningElective
BSBPMG633Provide leadership for the programElective
BSBPMG637 Engage in collaborative alliancesElective
BSBSTR602Develop organisational strategiesElective



BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management is a course suitable for international
students seeking to pursue a career in the globally demanding business leadership and management
sectors in various mid-level and senior positions. This course is also ideal for those who plan to develop
their knowledge and skills and to improve their employment opportunities.

Moreover, graduated students may wish to continue their higher education in the BSB80120 Graduate
Diploma of Management (Learning) course or at the undergraduate level in the Australian universities.


Enrolling with us is pretty straightforward.

Be sure to read all course information, our International Student Handbook and the Prospectus for
International Students (both are available on the ANIE website or our campus) to ensure that this is
the right course for you and you can meet the entry requirements. Please consult with an Education
Agent if you feel the need to do so.

Once you are ready, complete our Enrolment Form (available on the website or on-campus) and
submit it to us, or to your Education Agent with the required documents attached.
From there, we will review the application and contact you or your Educational Agent (if you have
nominated one to act on your behalf).

If you require any further information in any phase of your enrolment process, please contact us via
email or phone, or you may visit our campus during regular business hours to talk to one of our Student
Support Officers.

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