Diploma of Leadership and Management

Course Duration
Delivery Mode
(15 hours in-person, 5 hours online), Blended
Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct

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.You will gain the skills required to provide sound leadership and confidently manage a team in different industries including Automotive Manufacturing, Warehousing and Storage, Business Administration, Retail Management, Logistics, Purchasing and Procurement, Government Service Delivery, Local Government Administration, Legal Administration and so on.

At Invicta, our leadership courses will help you fine tune your leadership style and prepare you by practicing those skills while learning in a simulated business environment. It will help you to build the necessary skills and knowledge required to take your leadership skills to the next level and thrive in your career.


52 weeks including 40 weeks of training and assessment delivery and 12 weeks of holidays.


Entry requirements

Be over the age of 18
Demonstrate good command of written and spoken English
Verified evidence of IELTS Level 5.5 overall (or equivalent). Other English language tests such as PTE (score 42) and TOEFL (score 46) can be accepted.
Have completed a Secondary School Certificate (HSC)/Australian Year 12 or equivalent


Additionally, all applicants are required to:
Complete Pre-Enrollment Interview – to assess suitability to undertake the course
Complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy (LLN) assessment – a diagnostic process to identify if prospective student requires LLN support.

(Note: Any AQF qualification at the Certificate III level or above in any discipline area delivered and assessed in English only will be deemed as meeting both the academic and English language entry requirements)

Career Pathway

This qualification may provide entry into employment in the following or related roles:
Transport Manager
Distribution Centre Manager
Information Services Manager
Corporate Services Manager
Public Sector Manager/Senior Manager
Office Manager
Legal Practice Manager
Operations Manager
Warehouse Manager
Business Development Manager
Production Manager
Manager/Business Manager

Further Study

Students who successfully complete this qualification may progress onto a relevant advanced diploma.

Fees and charges

Tuition Fee: AUD 9000
Enrolment Fee: AUD 200
Materials Fee: AUD 300
Total cost: AUD 9500


A nationally accredited Qualification at the Diploma level, BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management

Delivery Mode

Blended (20 hours per week including 15 hours of face-to-face week in a classroom and/or an automotive workshop-based training and assessment and 5 hours of online study)

Course Structure

The course will be delivered over a 12-month period across 6 terms. Each term consists of 6 weeks of delivery and two weeks of break. Students will attend college in-person 2 days per week (15 hours). The face-to-face component is conducted in a combination of classroom and simulated business environment. In addition to face‐to‐face learning, students will also complete 5 hours of online study each week to assist them in building their professional knowledge and undertake work toward their assignments.


A variety of assessment methods are used to assess the students including (but not limited to) written and oral questions, observation, projects/reports, practical demonstration, role-play. Assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet. A fully equipped Computer Lab and free internet access available at the campus and it is essential for the student to have access to computer device and possess basic computer skills.

What will I study?

To achieve the qualification, students are required to complete 12 units of competency (6 core and 6 elective units).
Units of CompetencyCore/Elective
BSBSUS511 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainabilityElective
BSBPEF502 Develop and use emotional intelligenceCore
BSBOPS501 Manage business resourcesElective
BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plansElective
BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in othersCore
BSBCMM511 Communicate with influenceCore
BSBTWK503 Manage meetingsElective
BSBOPS502 Manage business operational plansCore
BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplaceElective
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectivenessCore
BSBLDR523 Lead and manage effective workplace relationshipsCore
BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional developmentElective