Certificate IV in Leadership and Management Form


    Course Content and Structure

    To be awarded the qualification BSB40520 - Certificate IV in Leadership and Management, competency must be achieved in the following 12 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

    BSBTWK401 Build and maintain business relationships

    BSBLDR412 Communicate effectively as a workplace leader

    BSBFIN401 Report on financial activity

    BSBXBD403 Analyse big data

    BSBPEF502 Develop and use emotional intelligence

    BSBTWK503 Manage meetings

    BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans

    Course Duration

    This course is delivered over a period of 12 months with up to 18 months for completion.

    The course is self-directed online at your own pace with trainer support through distance learning. Although the course duration is flexible, learners are required to submit work regularly at least every 2 months. Non-activity (defined as no work submission for periods of greater than 2 months) requires special dispensation and may be granted at the discretion of Sydney Higher Education Institute. Requests for extensions to the 2 month non-activity period must be made in writing and received by Sydney Higher Education Institute via emailing the Institute Registrar on info@sydneyinstitute.org.

    Sydney Higher Education Institute may also choose to cancel an enrolment if the training schedule is not maintained as directed by the trainer and no agreement for alteration to the schedule has been reached, or where the candidate does not respond to attempts to be contacted. Sydney Higher Education Institute will make every effort to maintain contact with the participant but does not accept liability in instances where the participant does not respond to attempts to make contact.

    Credit Transfer (CT)

    You are able to claim a Credit Transfer for a unit if you have already been granted competence by an RTO in that unit. When claiming a Credit Transfer, you must present your original Certificate or Statement of Attainment showing the unit code and title. If the unit code and title do not match exactly, you may apply for RPL for that unit.

    Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

    RPL is available for individual units where you feel that you have gained the skills and knowledge required for that unit through work and life skills but have not had these formally recognised or where you hold a formal qualification that has been superseded and updated. Should you wish to apply for RPL for any of the above units you will be provided with an RPL kit explaining the process and outlining the evidence you will need to provide.

    Unique Student Identifier (USI) Number

    If you are enrolling in any accredited training, all Australian students or students studying in Australia must have a USI. However, if you are an international student studying offshore do NOT need to obtain a USI

    If You do not have a USI, Please follow the instruction on this page to create your USI.


    Cultural And Educational Background

    Are you of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander origin? (For persons of both Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander origin, mark both ‘Yes’ boxes.)

    What is your highest COMPLETED school level? (Tick ONE box only.)

    If Yes, tick ANY applicable boxes.

    Of the following categories, which BEST describes your main reason for undertaking this course/traineeship/apprenticeship? (Tick one box only.)

    Work And Professional Background

    Of the following categories, which BEST describes your current employment status? (Tick ONE box only.)

    Special Needs

    If you indicated the presence of a disability, impairment or long-term condition please select the area(s) in the following list: (You may indicate more than one area.)

    Pre Enrolment Information

    It is important that you read the Student Hand book carefully. If you have any questions, please ask your course consultant.

    Download Student Hand book


    Prospective candidates must demonstrate English Proficiency. There are a number of options to demonstrate your proficiency (see the list below). Please tick and upload the evidence you will be providing from this list.

    Please upload a clear form of photo identification evidence such as Passport, Driver's License, or 18+ Card

    Privacy Notice

    Under the Data Provision Requirements 2012, Sydney Higher Education Institute is required to collect personal information about you and to disclose that personal information to the National Centre for Vocational Education Research Ltd (NCVER).

    Sydney Higher Education Institute is required to provide this information in accordance with the AVETMISS reporting guidelines and to collect and store this information in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles.

    Your personal information (including the personal information contained on this enrolment form), may be used or disclosed by Sydney Higher Education Institute for statistical, administrative, regulatory and research purposes. Sydney Higher Education Institute may disclose your personal information for these purposes to:

    • Commonwealth and State or Territory government departments and authorised agencies and NCVER.

    Personal information that has been disclosed to NCVER may be used or disclosed by NCVER for the following purposes:

    • populating authenticated VET transcripts;

    • facilitating statistics and research relating to education, including surveys and data linkage;

    • pre-populating RTO student enrolment forms;

    • understanding how the VET market operates, for policy, workforce planning and consumer information; and

    • administering VET, including program administration, regulation, monitoring and evaluation.

    You may receive a student survey which may be administered by a government department or NCVER employee, agent or third party contractor or other authorised agencies. Please note you may opt out of the survey at the time of being contacted.

    NCVER will collect, hold, use and disclose your personal information in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), the National VET Data Policy and all NCVER policies and protocols (including those published on NCVER's website at www.ncver.edu.au).

    For more information about NCVER's Privacy Policy go to https://www.ncver.edu.au/privacy.

    Sydney Higher Education Institute collects participant information and training activity data which may include information provided in this enrolment form and provides this information to relevant Funding Bodies, State Training Authorities and the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER).

    The information provided is used for planning, administration, policy development, program evaluation, resource allocation, reporting and/or research activities. For these and other lawful purposes, the relevant State Training Authority or the NCVER may also disclose information to its consultants, advisers, other government agencies, professional bodies and/or other organisations. The NCVER may contact past and present students for the purpose of engaging them in surveys or endorsed projects, or for audit or review purposes.

    For more information in relation to how participant information may be used or disclosed please contact the Sydney Higher Education Institute office on 1300794683 (during business hours).

    Declaration And Consent