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BSB60420

Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

Are you interested in earning the BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)? Are you in a role of responsibility? You may be eligible to receive this qualification based on the work you’ve already done. And, you could do it without having to complete any additional study.

Our Skills Recognition Advisors can conduct a free preliminary assessment to confirm your eligibility.

Find out if you are eligible for this qualification by calling us on 1300 793 002, or apply here.

What is the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management about?

BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management is a qualification that focuses on providing leadership and management in Australian organisations. This qualification is applicable across industries and sectors.

When it comes to obtaining Recognition of Prior Learning in BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, how your role operates will vary depending upon the size of the organisation you work in and the reach of leadership and management responsibilities. Regardless of the size of the organisation, we will be looking for your application of initiative and judgement to plan and implement leadership and management responsibilities.

As a leader, you will comfortably be accountable for personal and team outcomes. Your responsibilities require processing complex information, as you solve complex problems and share knowledge in the wider team. 

At this level you are the person spearheading the effectiveness of an organisation – from high level delivery on strategy to strongly designing a positive people culture.

Advanced Diploma skill sets are highly sought after. At the advanced diploma level your leadership and management experience is complimented by specialist skills and knowledge, in a range of contexts.

You demonstrate judgement, initiative, planning and implementation across a range of functions. You are responsible for a range of individual and team objectives. You use well developed communication and cognitive skills to analyse information from a range of sources. You mentor others with your knowledge and create strategies to address complex problems.

As leadership and management responsibilities exist across every industry, the position titles that accompany someone successfully completing Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management are equally vast.

Churchill Education’s Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management graduates have included people with job titles such as:

  • Manager
  • Area Manager
  • General Manager
  • Senior Manager
  • Regional Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Head of Department
  • Senior Team Leader

Additionally, we see higher ranks from military service and emergency services personnel achieving this qualification too.

A total of 10 units of competency must be completed in Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management. The units of competency required are:

  • 5 core units
  • 5 elective units

The starting point for this qualification is addressing the 5 core units. Core units are mandatory for every student completing Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management. When you look at the core units you can see that these key competencies sit comfortably with holding leadership and management responsibilities within an organisation.

The core units highlight the application of critical thinking in solving the complex problems in an organisation. There is developing business plans and ensuring leadership is shown across the organisation. In a reflection of modern business values, the core units also look at continuous improvement and managing change.

Once the core units have been addressed, you complete your Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management with a balance of elective units that focus on issues leaders and managers are responsible for:

  • Influential and high standards of communication
  • Developing critical thinking in others
  • Managing knowledge and information
  • Personal and professional development

To enrol in the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, there are criteria (known as pre-requisites) you need to meet to enrol.

There are 2 pathways to meet these mandatory pre-requisites to the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.

  1. You can have two years equivalent and relevant full-time experience

OR

  1. You can have previously completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma from the Business Services Training package.

For example, you might hold a Diploma of Leadership and Management or a Diploma of Business.

The list of suitable qualifications is wider than these two qualifications but they give you an idea. If you have a qualification that has the code BSB then is followed by the number 5 or 6 (so it looks like this BSB5xxxx or BSB6xxxx) then you are going to meet the requirements.

The team at Churchill Education is happy to talk with you about your eligibility to enrol in the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.

Where to Start with RPL for BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management?

Your experience in your working life can help you achieve BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Find out if you are eligible for this qualification by calling us on 1300 793 002, or apply here.

Leadership and Management Industry

Leadership and Management opportunities are in high demand in every sector of the workforce from government and corporate, to mining, retail, construction and everything in between.

There are 1,581,600 Managers currently employed in Australia. One in four are aged 55 years or older, that’s roughly 395,400 managers who are 55+.

This means that in the next decade, we will have hundreds of thousands of managers reaching retirement age and creating an opportunity for promotions, as younger supervisors are coming through the ranks.

In addition, the Future of Work Report forecasts 109,900 more managerial positions by 2023.

You will find a lot more information in our Leadership and Management Industry Report.

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