Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management
Course Code: BSB60420 | CRICOS Code: 105858K



Delivery Mode



52 Weeks

Course Description

COURSE CODE : BSB60420 | CRICOS CODE : 105858Knrt logo Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

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

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification.




Melbourne Campus
Level 5 & 9, 341-345 Queen Street,
Melbourne VIC 3000

Sydney Campus
Level 1, 54 Parramatta Road,
Forest Lodge NSW 2037

Adelaide Campus
Level 3, 45 Grenfell Street,
Adelaide SA 5000

Course Fee/Duration


Course Duration: 52 weeks
Course Fee: AUD $13,500 (includes Workshop training , Materials & Administration Fee)

Note: Fees are subject to changes


This course is delivered in a structured classroom, the program will be delivered over 52 weeks (holiday inclusive, and 2 full days (8 hours each) and 1 half day (4 hours) per week face-to-face training), including 20 contact hours per week of theory and self-paced structured e-learning.

Besides the above structured learning, students are advised that they will be required to do appropriately 10 hours per week of unstructured learning.

Intake Dates


January, April, July, October

Entry Requirements


Entry to this qualification is limited to those who:

  • Have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma from the BSB Training Package (current or superseded equivalent versions).
    Have two years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience in an operational or leadership role in an enterprise.
  • 18 years or older upon application
  • All applicants are required to have successfully completed an LLN test and demonstrate competence for all indicators to enrol for this qualification

For international students, Signet accepts following proof of a level of English proficiency:

  • 18 years of age or above at the time of enrolment
  • Must have completed Year 12 or equivalent
  • IELTS Overall 6.0 with no band less than 6.0 / TOEFL IBT 60/ PTE Academic 50 / CAE 169 / OET PASS / GE Advanced Level / MOI Certificate or equivalent or Diploma level in Australian Qualification.
  • Must complete an LLN Assessment – diagnostic process to identify if prospective student requires LLN Support.
  • Must complete the FaceCruit Interview test with Admissions Office

Note: Some assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet, and it is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.

Units Of Competency


This qualification requires the successful completion of 10 units of competency: 5 Core units and 5 Electives

Core Units – 5
BSBCRT611Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
BSBLDR601Lead and manage organisational change
BSBLDR602Provide leadership across the organisation
BSBOPS601Develop and implement business plans
BSBSTR601Manage innovation and continuous improvement
Elective Units – 5
BSBSTR602Develop organisational strategies
BSBPMG633Provide leadership for the program
BSBHRM615Contribute to the development of diversity and inclusion strategies
BSBHRM614Contribute to strategic workforce planning
BSBCUS601Lead corporate social responsibility


The following assessment methods (not limited to) may be used to assess the students:

  • Written and oral questions
  • Presentations
  • Projects/Reports
  • Case Study/Scenarios
  • Third party reports
  • Observation / Roleplay

These will give you maximum opportunity to develop your knowledge and understanding about the course. A fully equipped Computer Lab and free internet access available at the campus.

Recognition of Prior Learning


Relates to the learning achieved outside the formal education and training system. It is an assessment process that assesses the individual’s non-formal and informal learning. This may include any combination of formal or informal training and education, work experience or general life experience to determine the extent to which that individual has achieved the required learning outcomes, competency outcomes, or standards for entry to, and/or partial or total completion of, a qualification.

To receive RPL, we assess your previous work, education and life experiences against recognised qualifications.

Applications for RPL must be made prior to the commencement of the course – please speak with the Student Support Officer if you wish to apply. There is a fee for consideration of RPL applications.

Credit Transfer


If you have previously completed a unit with the same unit code or unit title as in your new course, you may be eligible for a credit transfer and you may not have to repeat that unit.

You will need to complete a credit transfer application form, and provide a certified copy of the transcript of statement of attainment. 

There is a fee for this process.

Applications for credit transfer must be made prior to the commencement of the course.

Qualification Pathways


After successfully completing BSB60420 – Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, you’ll be eligible for credits towards a Bachelor’s degree at some of Australia’s leading universities.

Career Pathways


Potential job outcomes upon completion of this course:

  • Executive Manager
  • Production Manager
  • Sales Team Manager
  • Operation/Facilities Manager
  • Retail Manager
  • Store Manager

* Completion of an Signet qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome

Related Qualifications

Diploma of Leadership and Management
Graduate Diploma of Manaegement

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