BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management (CRICOS Course Code 104008E)

Certificate IV in Leadership and Management


VET National Code​​ : BSB40520

CRICOS Course Code​​ : 104008E

Course Duration: 65 Weeks (Incl. Holidays)

Entry Requirements: Refer to this page below

Delivery Mode: Face-to-Face

AQF Level 4


Course Description

The comprehensive course will provide students with the knowledge, practical skills and experience in leadership and management across a wide range of enterprise and industry contexts. This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as developing and emerging leaders and managers in a range of enterprise and industry contexts. Along with assuming responsibility for their own performance, individuals at this level provide leadership, guidance and support to others. They also have some responsibility for organising and monitoring the output of their team. They apply solutions to a defined range of predictable and unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. Our classes will provide plenty of one-on-one time with our trainers, allowing you to fully develop your technique and skills. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


Possible Pathways

This qualification provides a pathway to work as Office manager, Coordinator (Business Operations), Warehouse Team Leader, Distribution Centre Supervisor, Supervisor, Line Manager, Leading Hand, Production Supervisor, Sales Team Manager, Team Leader, Frontline Sales Manager, Freight Administrative Supervisor or individuals could progress with other providers to the following courses:

  • BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management

  • BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

  • BSB80120 Graduate Diploma of Management (Learning)

Veritas Institute Australia does not guarantee any placement into any pathway program (s) at another institute as it is entirely the responsibility of the student. Also, the college does not guarantee any migration or employment. Veritas Institute Australia also does not provide any assurance that students will always get a job upon returning to their home country. However, this qualification will offer a​​ range of skills that aspiring managers or senior coordinators must have to work in commerce, leadership & management and other related sectors.


Mode of Study

Face to Face for minimum 20 hours per week


Location of Course Delivery

Suite 14, Level 2 / 10–24 Moorabool Street | Geelong | Victoria 3220 |Australia


Entry Requirements

Although there are no formal prerequisites required to enter BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management, however, International Students entering this course at Veritas Institute Australia must meet the minimum entry requirements as listed below:

  • Aged 18 or above

  • Passed Australian Year 12 or equivalent

  • IELTS (Academic) test score of 5.5 or equivalent

  • Successful completion of Veritas Institute Australia’s LLN Test at the appropriate ACSF Level.

Please read International Student Prospectus and Student Handbook for more information.


Awards issued on Completion

Students obtaining a competent result for all 12 units of competency will achieve the Nationally Recognised qualification BSB40520- Certificate IV in Leadership and Management. (CRICOS Course Code:​​ 104008E). A Record of Results will be issued to students who complete less than 12 units.


Course Structure

To successfully achieve this qualification, students need to complete 12 units of competency which include 05 core units, plus 07 elective units.


Unit of Competency Code

Unit of Competency Title​​ 

Core or Elective


Demonstrate leadership in the workplace



Lead effective workplace relationships



Coordinate business operational plans



Apply communication strategies in the workplace



Lead and facilitate a team



Develop and use emotional intelligence



Facilitate continuous improvement



Organise business meetings



Lead the development of diverse workforces



Apply business risk management processes



Promote innovation in team environments



Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs


*Elective units for this qualification are current at the time of publication and are subject to change. Please read​​​​ for more information about delivering elective units.