BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management


Diploma of Leadership and Management

Trainwest’s BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management achieves spectacular results through a cleverly designed clustered program.


What is the BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management?

Trainwest’s BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management achieves spectacular results through a cleverly designed clustered program.

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. They use communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organisational or enterprise requirements.

They plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources.

Students complete twelve units of competency, six of which are core units with the other six units being elective.



There are no prerequisites requirements for individual units. However a reasonable level of reading and writing is required, as well as reasonable computer skills. To complete the assessment component of this course you will need to be working in or have access to a workplace where you can complete the workplace assessments. Students require a sound theoretical knowledge base and managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own work or the work of a team.

Pathways into the qualification
Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include:
BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management or other relevant qualification
with vocational experience but without formal supervision or management qualification.

Units of Competency

Core Units:
  • BSBCMM511 Communicate with influence
  • BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others
  • BSBLDR523 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
  • BSBOPS502 Manage business operational plans
  • BSBPEF502 Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness
Elective Units:
  • BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace
  • BSBLDR522 Manage people performance
  • BSBSTR502 Facilitate continuous improvement
  • BSBOPS504 Manage business risk
  • BSBWHS414 Contribute to WHS risk management
  • BSBWHS412 Assist with workplace compliance with WHS laws


In-House training:

The BSB50420 Diploma in Leadership and Management can be delivered onsite. The course will be fully customised to suit the needs of the client. For information and pricing contact Trainwest.


Trainwest will provide eLearning students with the login details to the eLearning portal. Assessments are submitted directly through the eLearning portal.

Trainwest provides ongoing support to students throughout the duration of the program via email, direct message through the eLearning portal and telephone. Your trainer will also provide half hour blocks of personal coaching by prior appointment if needed. You will have access to two half hour blocks of personal coaching included in your course fees however if you require additional coaching further charges may be incurred. Additional one on one coaching is available at an hourly rate for those who need it.


How much will it cost?

Please contact Trainwest to discuss course options and pricing.

Interest free payment plans

Trainwest has interest free payment plans available for this qualification. For terms and conditions refer to Trainwest Student Information Handbook or contact us.


Course Dates

Course dates are subject to change.

Trainwest will provide you with the skills, knowledge and practices to get the job done.

You can get in touch with us on our contact form, by email, or by phone on 1300 938 411. The Trainwest team are always here to discuss your training requirements in Perth, regional WA or throughout Australia.