Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management


Qualification Description

Target learners will be mostly International/Overseas students who may possess different education discipline (Diploma or Advanced Diploma level) but seek to further develop their skills across a wide range of business skills and functions, with the specific goal of preparing them with the skills for work. Learners could be looking to get the skills to join or re-join the workforce, get better employment opportunities, move into a new career or gain additional skills in their existing career.
Entry Requirements
Age : Students must be a minimum age of 18 years or above at the time of course commencement.
Academic: Have two years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience in an operational or leadership role in an enterprise.

English Proficiency:

Minimum IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent*. For equivalency of various English Languages proficiency testing, and other forms of equivalency please refer to the Student handbook

A minimum of two (2) years of study at an AQF Level 4 or higher completed in Australia
Domestic - advanced diploma

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Assessment Resources

The following documents and resources are available for assessors:

Assessor Marking Guide: The Assessor Marking Guide provides assessors with assessment tasks, checklists and marking guidance. It also provides unit-specific advice on delivering assessments.

Assessment Mapping: A mapping guide is included as a separate document to show assessors how each assessment task maps to the unit of competency.

Supporting resources: Supporting resources include forms, templates, checklists and project portfolios that should be used when preparing for and marking assessment tasks.

Business Works Trainer and Assessor Guide: The trainer and assessor user guide is a comprehensive document that provides important information relating to the delivery of quality training and assessment.

The following documents and resources are available for assessors:
Student Assessment Tasks: The Student Assessment Tasks include the tasks as well as guidance about how to complete each assessment.
Supporting resources: Supporting resources include forms, templates, checklists and project portfolios, which can be used by the student to support them in providing evidence of their competence.
Business Works Student User Guide: The Student User Guide is provided to the students to help them complete the assessments. This document details key information on how to prepare for assessments, undertake assessments, follow up and right to appeal.
Language, Literacy and Numeracy
Confirmation of LLN competence to at least 5.5 Band

Units of competency

Consistent with the packaging rules, the units listed below will be delivered for this training product. The unit code and title are provided, and units are grouped into Core and Elective units. Pre-requisites are listed where relevant.




Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving



Lead and manage organisational change



Provide leadership across the organisation



Develop and implement business plans



Manage innovation and continuous improvement



Review organisational digital strategy



Develop organisational strategies



Lead corporate social responsibility



Manage organisational finance



Lead communication in the workplace


Employment Outcomes
Employment may include, but not limited to, professional, managers, community and personal service workers
Further Study Pathway
Participants may wish to progress to further studies like a bachelor program.
Entry and Exit into Training Product
Participants will be offered the opportunity for recognition of prior learning during the enrolment process.
Licensing/Regulatory Information
There is no direct link between this qualification and licensing, legislative and/or regulatory requirements.