BSB40520- Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as developing and emerging leaders and managers in a range of enterprise and industry contexts.
As well as assuming responsibility for their own performance, individuals at this level are likely to provide leadership, guidance and support to others. They may also have some responsibility for organising and monitoring the output of teams.
They apply solutions to a defined range of predictable and unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.





From $3,500


1-18 months

Funding Available

IPS Payment Plans

Industry Jobs

Office manager, Business supervisor, Business unit manager, Team leader, Business development manager

Earning Potential


Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

IPS Institute’s Certificate IV in Leadership and Management will train you to monitor health and safety, implement an operational plan, manage projects, promote team effectiveness and show leadership in the workplace.

If you are or want to be a frontline manager, then this course would suit you. Throughout the course, you will learn the comprehensive skills you’ll need to report on financial activity, promote innovation in a team environment, lead a diverse workforce, and build client relationships. This qualification is highly valued by organisations in both the public and private sectors and is delivered online, flexibly, meaning that you can continue in your current role as you study.

Course Information


Individuals undertaking this qualification as a self-paced learning may take 1-18 months.

Individuals undertaking this qualification as a traineeship may take 6-36 months.

Delivery Method 

Online (Some tasks may require practical application and evidence)

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

RPL available (partial and full)

Entry Requirements

Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) level 3

Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 12 

(Units are selected to best suit specializations and accommodate deliverables. If tailored units are required please visit and contact us today). 

5 core units, plus

7 elective units 

Units of Competency

Core units:

BSBLDR411 Demonstrate leadership in the workplace

BSBLDR413 Lead effective workplace relationships

BSBOPS402 Coordinate business operational plans

BSBXCM401 Apply communication strategies in the workplace

BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team

Elective units:

BSBCRT411 Apply critical thinking to work practices

BSBPEF402 Develop personal work priorities

BSBLDR414 Lead team effectiveness

BSBSTR401 Promote innovation in team environments

BSBPEF403 Lead personal development

BSBPEF401 Manage personal health and wellbeing

BSBOPS405 Organise business meetings


Funding Available

IPS Payment Plans (Monthly Plans, Upfront Costs, Quarterly Fees) 


More Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


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