BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management (CRICOS 105721E)

Cairns Vocational Course

BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management (CRICOS 10572E)

International students wishing to acquire the skills of senior management and provide strategic leadership. Individuals who are managers or experience as managers with or without formal qualifications in senior management positions with responsibility for strategic leadership across a range of business enterprises and industry contexts.

Course Duration

  • This course is delivered  40 tuition weeks + term breaks
  • Classes are rostered for 3 days per week + Self-study component.
  • Overseas students are required to be enrolled in a full-time course to undertake study for VET courses, a full-time course is a minimum of 20 scheduled course contact hours per week.

Study Modes

  • VET courses are a “blended delivery” combining interactive/face-to-face classes, guided research, class group activities, theory research tutorial, project work & research, and independent learning with academic support resources tutorial available.
  • Academic support resources tutorial is available on the course scheduled days during school terms at CCEB.
  • One on one student support is available by appointment only.

Course Content

The BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management comprises 10 units packaged as:
5 core units PLUS 5 elective units.
Students must successfully complete the following units:

Core units

BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
BSBLDR601 Lead and manage organisational change
BSBLDR602 Provide leadership across the organisation
BSBOPS601 Develop and implement business plans
BSBSTR601 Manage innovation and continuous improvement

Elective units

BSBHRM614 Contribute to strategic workforce planning
BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace
BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional development
BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking of others
BSBCMM511 Communicate with influence

Course Entry Requirements

  • Applicants are to be over the age of 18.
  • Applicants should have reasonable computer skills including the ability to use and access to the internet.
  • English Proficiency:
    IELTS 6.0
    Completion of Advanced level CCEB
    C7 Level of CEFR – Common European Framework
    In the 2 years before applying for the student visa, applicants completed, in Australia and in the English language, either the Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or a substantial component of a course leading to a qualification from the Australian Qualifications Framework at the Certificate IV or higher level, while applicants held a student visa

Vocational Placement Requirements

No work placement hours required for this course.


Tuition Fee: $8,900
Materials Fee: $200
Enrolment Fee: $300

Term payment plans available.
Please familiarise yourself with CCEB’s Refund and Cancellation Policy.

Intake Dates


  • 5 October


  • 24 January
  • 19 April
  • 11 July
  • 4 October

Career Opportunities

  • Area Manager
  • General Manager
  • Regional Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Business Owner
  • Entrepreneur
  • Business Development Manager


All information was accurate at time of publication, however CCEB policies, tuition fees and course content are subject to change without notice. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.

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