If you're someone that is working in either a supervisory or middle management position, then the BSB50420 - Diploma of Leadership and Management (release 3) is a qualification that can help you gear up and excel in either the areas of operational planning and change management. You can also pursue the career pathways of Business Manager or Sales Team Manager.
Working in a leadership and management role means having accountability for your team and you'll be well-equipped to apply all the theory and practical knowledge learnt from this course to effectively maintain working relationships, as well as confidently facilitate and lead a team.
What you'll learn
This qualification comprises units that can equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in leading and facilitating a team, particularly if you're already in an existing managerial role. This course can help shape your skillset to excel in roles where change management or operational planning is a core focus.
In this course, you'll learn to:
- Manage business risk
- Develop critical thinking in others
- Manage people performance
- Demonstrate leadership in the workplace
Other personal skills you may learn along the way include:
- Emotional intelligence
- Effective communication
- Strong organisational skills
Work in a simulated workplace
By studying with Upskilled, you'll get the opportunity to undertake tasks and/or assessments that are related to a workplace environment.
With online learning, we want you to develop some "work-ready" skills that complement well with the theory components of your course.
A simulated workplace allows you to undertake practical assessments that help you put your skills into practice. The simulated workplace can be accessed through our customised learning platform, MyUpskilled.
By choosing Upskilled, you will gain access to supplementary resources that can help with your studies. These inclusions aim to enhance your online learning experience, making it interactive and engaging. These include:
- Access to Upskilled's customised learning platform, MyUpskilled
- Student Support Team
- Specialist trainers
- Online tutorials
Video content access via:
Recognition of Prior Learning / Credit Transfer
You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Credit Transfer (CT) provided that you have supporting evidence of any prior education and work experience. This can either reduce your study load or shorten the duration of your course. Prior to enrolment, please speak with your Education Consultant for further details.
After enrolment, you can download the application from MyUpskilled, or on request from Student Support. A trainer will be assigned to assess your eligibility for RPL and/or CT.
This course will have you undertake summative and formative assessments, write reports and/or create a portfolio, and participate in role-playing scenarios. You'll also be working on a variety of projects that require your own research as well as answering various written/oral questions that apply the theory you learn into practice.