Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

As a new manager, you will build the fundamental skills and knowledge required to develop as a leader across a range of workplaces and industries.

You will learn to effectively lead teams, manage communication, coordinate business plans, mentor others and devise creative solutions to problems.

You will gain the ability to assume responsibility for your own performance as a manager, as well as provide leadership, guidance and support for others.

Career Opportunities

Upon graduation, your newly acquired skillset means you could start your career as a:

  • Coordinator
  • Team Leader / Team Manager
  • Supervisor / Line Manager
  • Leading Hand

Qualification Structure and Course Content

This course allows students to gather a wide range of management skills which will allow them to feel confident in the workplace. They will be able to participate in work based tasks including promoting innovation within a team environment, analyse and present research and be a mentor in the workplace.

Module A: Workplace relationships & communications

Subject Unit of Competency
BSBLDR413 Lead effective workplace relationships
BSBOPS402 Coordinate business operational plans
BSBXCM401 Apply communication strategies in the workplace
BSBSTR401 Promote innovation in team environments

Module B: Lead individual & team effectiveness

Subject Unit of Competency
BSBLDR411 Demonstrate leadership in the workplace
TAEDEL404 Mentor in the workplace
BSBLDR414 Lead team effectiveness
BSBPEF402 Develop personal work priorities

Module C: Business operations

Subject Unit of Competency
BSBSUS411 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
BSBLDR412 Communicate effectively as a workplace leader
BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team
BSBOPS403 Apply business risk management processes

Sample Timetable

SELC leadership management courses sample timetable

Terms and Breaks

SELC Business and Management courses are delivered over 9 week terms, with 3 week breaks and with intakes 4 times a year.*

BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management is delivered over 3 terms (approximately nine months).

SELC vet courses calendar
* Please note the Christmas/New Year break is 7 weeks and the first break of 2022 is 4 weeks long.

Delivery and Assessment

All vocational courses are assessed through a combination of assessment types that may include written assignments, case studies, reports, group tasks, portfolios and/or presentations. Students must successfully pass all units to complete the qualification.

All course materials and workbooks are available for free download from SELC’s e-learning platform. Assessment workbooks are provided inclusive of course fees.

Exit point/Award

Nationally_Recognised_TrainingBSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management (AQF – Level 4) is a nationally recognised qualification under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

Course Entry

Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or international equivalent.

English Level
IELTS proficiency level of 5.5 or above or equivalent.