BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

Calling all future leaders! Heighten your confidence as an effective leader.

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 performance, individuals at this level are likely to provide leadership, guidance, and support to others. You may also have some responsibility for organising and monitoring the output of teams.

This course can be offered as a traineeship through your employer and/or as a non-traineeship

VACCHO SPECIFIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

It is a VACCHO requirement for those wishing to undertake this course that they:

  • must be prepared to complete a Learning, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment and Pre-training Requirements (PTR) as part of the enrolment process.
  • are over 18 years old at the time of enrolment.
  • Are either
      •  working or volunteering in roles providing support to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people or
      • working or volunteering for an Aboriginal Organisation or
      • a carer for an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person or
      • employed or have the capacity to volunteer at an organisation relevant to this course to complete their work placement hours/workplace-based assessments.
  • have wide-ranging skills and knowledge about Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander ways of living.
  • have basic digital skills in using Microsoft Office programs such as Word and PowerPoint, such as creating and saving a new file and adding and editing text, tables, images, and fonts.
  • have basic internet skills to undertake online research.

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

Learn about best practice in management and leadership within a community-based organisation.

Improve your communication skills to effectively collaborate with team members and others across the organisation.

AT A GLANCE

Duration

This course is typically offered over 14 months, with classes held once a month, Tuesday – Thursday, 9.00 am- 5.00 pm.

Delivery and Locations

Face to face classroom based at VACCHO, 17-23 Sackville Street, Collingwood

Assessments

Written questions, case studies, role plays, projects, observation

Cost (Fees & Charges)

Refer to Fees & Charges.

Ask about our RPL fees if you have previous equivalent experiences

Qualification

BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management subject to satisfactory course completion and meeting all VACCHO terms & conditions

WHY LEARN WITH US?

01

INDUSTRY RELEVANT

This training program has been developed in consultation with other ACCHOs and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community sector to ensure its relevance.

02

EXPERT TRAINERS

Our staff have current on-the-job experience, bringing this into the training program to offer real industry training based on current industry trends.

03

EXPERIENCED SUPPORT TEAM

We offer in-house Mentors and support and have also teamed up with external experts to ensure that you are fully supported to succeed.

WHAT WILL I STUDY?

The units of competency listed below are an example of the units that would typically be included in this qualification.

Unit Code
BSBLDR411
BSBLDR413
BSBXCM401
BSBXTW401
BSBOPS402
BSBXCS401
BSBPEF502
BSBPEF401
BSBPEF402
BSBWHS411
BSBLDR412
BSBLDR414
Unit Name
Demonstrate leadership in the workplace
Lead effective workplace relationships
Apply communication strategies in the workplace
Lead and facilitate a team
Coordinate business operational plans
Maintain security of digital devices
Develop and use emotional intelligence
Manage personal health and wellbeing
Develop personal work priorities
Implement & monitor WHS policies, procedures & programs
Communicate effectively as a workplace leader
Lead team effectiveness
Core or Elective
Core
Core
Core
Core
Core
Elective
Elective
Elective
Elective
Elective
Elective
Elective
PRE-REQUISITES REQUIREMENTS
You must be currently employed to support the application of skills and knowledge. You must have basic digital skills to use Microsoft Office programs such as Word and PowerPoint such as creating and saving a new file, adding and editing text, tables, images and font. You must have basic internet skills to undertake online research.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR STUDIES & EXPERIENCES
If you have previously completed one or more of the above units, please ask about our Credit Transfer. If you have a range of work and life experiences that relate to one or more of these units, please ask about our Recognition of Prior Learning/Competency (RPL) services. If eligible, you will not be required to undertake these units again with us, as you will receive recognition for your prior studies and/or experiences.
JOB PROSPECTS

Take a glimpse at the jobs you can take on—possible tasks, salary information, skill level required, and industry growth forecast: https://labourmarketinsights.gov.au/

FEES AND CHARGES

Refer to VACCHO Course Fee 2023

You may be eligible for a Fee Concession (VACCHO will check your entitlement for a Fee Concession as part of your enrolment and prior to the commencement of training). This includes for holders of a current Health Care Card, Pensioner Concession, Veterans Gold Card or self-identify as being of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent.

Travel and accommodation may be AbStudy subsidised for eligible students. Ask for further details.

WHAT I NEED TO BRING OR BUY
  • Desktop computer/laptop.
  • Stable internet connection with a minimum download speed of 3mbps.
  • An email account such as Yahoo, Hotmail or Gmail.
  • Microsoft Office (2010 version or later) – must include Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Video conferencing software (Zoom) preferred.
AM I ELIGIBLE FOR A SKILLS FIRST SUBSIDISED PLACE

You must:

    • be an Australian citizen; OR b) a holder of a permanent visa; OR c) a New Zealand citizen.
    • not be enrolled in more than two Skills First subsidised qualifications at one time
    • commence a maximum of two Skills First subsidised programs that are AQF qualifications in a calendar year (the ‘2 AQF qualifications in a year’ limit).

OR you may meet some of the eligible criteria if you:

  • meet the Eligibility Exemptions Initiative requirements, eg. a retrenched worker or a JVEN client

VACCHO encourages individuals with disabilities to access government-subsidised training.

As the Skills First requirement changes frequently, please check the Victorian Government’s Skills Gateway website to check your eligibility.

For up-to-date information please contact the VACCHO Education and Training Unit on (03) 9411 9411.

FURTHER LEARNING PATHWAYS

BSB50120 Diploma of Business
• BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management

Training may be supported by Skills First Program, delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. The student’s tuition fees are as published and are subject to change given individual circumstances. This nationally recognised qualification is delivered by VACCHO (RTO No: 20739 and which is responsible for the quality of all services and the issuing of accredited certification. This qualification provides the skills and knowledge to the industry standard but does not guarantee a job. We actively tailor training for people from diverse backgrounds, including those with disabilities and encourage all to apply.

More Information

To make an enquiry or apply for this course, submit an Expression of Interest via the link below.

Nationally Recognised Training

RTO 20739

Aboriginal Health

Business and Leadership

Social and Emotional Wellbeing