Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

BSB60420 | Cricos Code 106520F

BSB60420 | CRICOS: 106520F

Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management


Strengthen your leadership skills and abilities in all areas of management with Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management at Queensland Academy of Technology.

Do you have years of leadership or management experience in industry, and want to further your education? If so, the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management at QAT is for you. You’ll gain the necessary knowledge and skills required to confidentially pursue a leadership role.

The Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management qualification covers a wide range of core knowledge, practical skills and experience in leadership and management which can be be applied across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

With Australia's management, human resources, and business industries exhibiting strong growth and attractive earning capabilities, you can enter this career path knowing you are in high demand in the workforce.

QAT's unique student-centered approach focuses on the education model enabling students to make the most of a rewarding career in modern business leadership and management.

in this course, you will gain necessary knowledge and skills required to develop and implement business and strategic plans, establish and maintain strategic networks, manage risk and use innovation in business.

Enhance your opportunities with this high-level qualification in leadership and management and set yourself up with advanced skills to succeed as a leader in a field that:

• has a fast growing future
• is diverse and filled with opportunities
• offers great job prospects
• is dynamic and ever changing
• everyday is a brand new experience
• pathway opportunities to further studies

Course Duration and Study Options

For International Students:
52 weeks (2 days per week)
Distance learning - 5 hours
Full time - Wednesday and Friday

For Domestic Students:
The duration of a course may vary based on the funding by which the program is being delivered under. In this instance, a training plan/schedule will be used to outline the duration and scheduling of the intended program to the student or candidate. The study options will be set out in the schedule/plan which is provided at enrolment, detailing the training methods by which the program is being delivered. All courses have full fee disclosure prior to a student commences upon enrolment.


For International Students:
• IELTS 5.5 or equivalent* (No bands below 5.0).
• Students who have not completed Year 12 (or equivalent) must have relevant work experience or a qualification that indicate a likely success of course completion.

*Alternatively, students are required to take a pre-test before enrolment.

For Domestic Students:
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.


For International Students:

Please contact us for tuition fee of this course.

For Domestic Students:

Please refer to the following details of Fee and Funding. Where alterations are made to course structure, fees will be recalculated and students advised accordingly.


All vocational courses are assessed through a combination of assessment types that may include examinations, essays, reports, group tasks, portfolios and/ or presentations.


We have many payment options available depending on each individual student. Please Contact QAT to know what payment option suits you.

Why Study with QAT?

At QAT our aim is to assist you in reaching the required competence and confidence to succeed within the Business industry.

Join QAT industry award winning trainers who will provide you with the individual training support to successfully achieve your diploma, reach your career goals and gain employment in the Business industry.

• This course will equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to become a qualified project officer, office administrator or sales agent.
• This qualification is nationally recognized.
• Our trainers are qualified, industry-experienced professionals who provide one-on-one support to ensure you have the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the field.
• Students will be trained in real world settings and acquire job-ready skills through their training.
• Successful completion of this course will enable you to work as an office administrator, or complete further study with our internal pathways.


BSBLDR601 - Lead and manage organisational change
BSBLDR602 - Provide leadership across the organisation
BSBSTR601 - Manage innovation and continuous improvement
BSBCRT611 - Apply critical thinking for complex problem-solving
BSBSTR602 - Develop organisational strategies
BSBOPS601 - Develop and implement business plans
BSBCRT511 - Develop critical thinking in others
BSBXCM501 - Lead communication in the workplace
BSBPEF501 - Manage personal and professional development
BSBCMM511 - Communicate with influence


Upon successful completion of this course, students can pursue further studies from our wide range of university pathways.
Our pathways for this course include the following study areas:

• Accounting
• Business
• Commerce
• Hotel Management
• Hospitality Management
• Human Resource Management
• Management
• Marketing
• Tourism

Students can have up to 12 units (1.5 years) credit transferred.


Job prospects upon successful completion of this course include:

• Team Leader/Manager
• Executive Manager
• Business Development Manager
• Operations Manager
• Business Manager/Owner
• Senior Management
• Change Implementation Manager
• HR Manager
• Chief Executive Officer

Any Questions?

For assistance, our Enrolments Team are more than happy to help you with any questions you may have. Contact us now and we'll get you started.


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