Certificate IV in Leadership and Management BSB40520

Certificate IV in Leadership and Management BSB40520

Qualification Snaphot

  • Nationally Recognised: YES

  • Qualification Code: BSB40520

  • Number of units: 12

  • Delivery Method: Online, Skills Recognition (RPL)



  1. 1
    Relevant qualification

    Ideally participants should hold a prior Business qualification or Certificate IV in Project Management.  However there are a number of other accepted qualifications from industry areas.  If you would like to discuss your acceptance based upon your existing qualifications please contact our friendly team. 

  2. 2
    Work Experience

    Many students enter this qualification without holding a Certificate III or other relevant qualifications. As the programs are designed based upon the work environment, experience within that environment is an acceptable point of entry. In regards to the Certificate IV in Leadership and Management, this may include but not limited to experience in a supervisory roles, customer service roles, and office administration. If you would like to discuss your acceptance based upon your existing experience please contact our friendly team. 


  1. Little to no previous experience

    300-400 hours

  2. 6 months or less Supervisory experience

    200-300 hours

  3. 6 Months to 2 years Supervisory experience

    20-200 hours

  4. 2 years plus Supervisory experience

    10 minutes (through RPL) to 50 hours

We provide students with the ability to complete the Certificate IV in Leadership and Management over a one year period; however we find that the average time is between 3 to 6 months.  During that time there is a large variance in the amount of time each student spends working on the qualification.  Please contact our staff if you would like an estimate based upon your individual situation



  1. 1
    BSBLDR411 Demonstrate leadership in the workplace
  2. 2
    BSBLDR413 Lead effective workplace relationships
  3. 3
    BSBOPS402 Coordinate business operational plans
  4. 4
    BSBXCM401 Apply communication strategies in the workplace
  5. 5
    BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team
  6. 6
    BSBCMM412 Lead difficult conversations
  7. 7
    BSBCRT411 Apply critical thinking to work practices
  8. 8
    BSBOPS403 Apply business risk management processes
  9. 9
    BSBSTR401 Promote innovaton in team environments
  10. 10
    BSBPEF502 Develop and use emotional intelligence
  11. 11
    BSBLDR412 Communicate effectively as a workplace leader
  12. 12
    BSBPEF401 Manage personal health and wellbeing