of Leadership and Management

Our Diploma of Leadership and Management qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply knowledge, practice 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 and or enterprise requirements.

In addition, they plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesis information from a variety of sources.


Successful completion of the BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management may lead to employment opportunities, such as:

  • Business Manager

  • Human Resources Manager

  • Sales Team Manager

Please note: This course provides skills and knowledge to the industry standard, but does not guarantee a job.


There are no formal entry requirements for this course. However, prior to

enrolment students are required to provide their Unique Student

Identifier and photo identification. Prospective students may be required to complete a language, literacy and numeracy assessment.


We use a range of assessment methods for this qualification, including:

  • Short answers;

  • Projects;

  • Activities; and

  • Workplace Observation or Observation in a Simulated Workplace.



This qualification can be completed in twelve months. The volume of learning offered by Aurora Training and Professional Services may vary per student depending on their existing skills and knowledge. More experienced students are likely to complete the course in a shorter period of time. The duration may vary depending on Credit Transfer [CT] or Recognition of Prior Learning [RPL]. Students can apply for CT or RPL at the time of enrolment



Delivery of training may take differing forms, including Face-to-Face, Online, Work-based, Blended and Traineeships, dependent on the requirements of the Client or the needs of the cohort.


(C) – Core unit; (E) – Elective unit

This qualification consist of 12 units of competence, as shown below. Please call Aurora Training and Professional Services for enquiries about customisation and contextualisation.

Units of Competency

  • BSBCMM412 - Lead difficult conversations (E)

  • BSBCMM511 - Communicate with influence (C)

  • BSBCRT511 - Develop critical thinking in others (C)

  • BSBFIN501 - Manage budgets and financial plans (E)

  • BSBLDR522 - Manage people performance (E)

  • BSBLDR523 - Lead and manage effective workplace relationships (C)

  • BSBOPS501 - Manage business resources (E)

  • BSBOPS502 - Manage business operational plans (C)

  • BSBPEF502 - Develop and use emotional intelligence (C)

  • BSBSTR502 - Facilitate continuous improvement (E)

  • BSBTWK502 - Manage team effectiveness (C)

  • BSBXCM501 - Lead communication in the workplace (E)



This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

  • Exemption:                      $0

  • First Qualification:           $2,530

  • Second Qualification:     $2,850

  • Traineeship:                     $0

The fees for the course will vary based on the eligibility criteria. For more information please visit


If you are ineligible for government subsidised training, or would rather undertake this course on a fee-for-service (FFS) basis, the cost to undertake this nationally recognised qualification is:

  • $6,000

  • Aurora TPS does not accept upfront payments of more than $1,500. If a student’s fee is more than this amount, the support of a flexible payment plan will be offered to students.


  • Application for Enrolment $200

  • Deferment Fee (administration charges) $50

  • Replacement of Testamur/ statement of attainment / Qualification Certificate $50

  • Repeat of unit (Third attempt onwards Per unit) $150

  • RPL assessment -Contact us for a quote


Please note: courses fees and additional charges may change from time to time, please check with Aurora Training and Professional Services staff for updates.


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