Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

Distance & Workshop Mode

Become a Leader

Industry Focused

No Course Entry Requirement


This certification serves to define the role that is played by individuals who currently work as managers and emerging leaders in an array of industries and enterprises.

In addition to being responsible performers, charismatic individuals at this level assume the role of an able leader and provide support and guidance to others. Such leaders are also responsible for keenly observing and organising the output of the team.

These leaders are liable to analyse and gauge the information from multiple sources and apply solutions to a demarcated range of problems, both unpredictable and predictable.


Course Outcome

By undertaking this course, you will learn a variety of skills and content, including but not limited to:


  • Become an effective manager and leader
  • You will also learn how to put an operational plan in place, develop work priorities and put workplace information systems into practice.
  • Communicate with team members and Senior Management
  • Resolve conflict in teams
  • Consult and develop team objectives
  • Identify and develop opportunities for improved work practice
  • Prepare work plans and budgets
  • Coach and mentor colleagues

Career Opportunities

Persons who successfully graduate with this certification can choose from several potential careers and assume the role of a Team leader. Several graduates of this program have donned a variety of roles with effortless ease – clerical, administrative, management, and professional roles in a range of industries such as Health Care, Financial and Insurance Services, Retail Trade, and Social assistance.


  • Coordinator
  • Leading Hand
  • Supervisor
  • Team Leader


Course Entry Requirement

This is an open entry course with no pre-requisite qualifications. However, students should have the following abilities

  • Pass the Learning Literacy and Numeracy Test (LLN)
  • Have a good understanding of English Language.
  • Basic knowledge of using Computers and Microsoft Office.

Units of Competency


BSBLDR401 Communicate effectively as a workplace leader
BSBLDR402 Lead effective workplace relationships
BSBLDR403 Lead team effectiveness
BSBMGT402 Implement operational plan


BSBMGT403 Implement continuous improvement
BSBRSK401 Identify risk and apply risk management processes
BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
BSBWRT401 Write complex documents
BSBREL402 Build client relationships and business networks
BSBCUS402 Address customer needs
BSBCUS403 Implement customer service standards
BSBMGT401 Show leadership in the workplace


TABT has carefully structured its Assessments to include a variety of formats which will enhance your understanding:

  • Multiple choice questions
  • Case studies and Short Answer questions
  • Workplace scenarios
  • Projects
  • Role Play

Course Duration

Students have 9 months to complete this qualification. This course is a self-paced distance learning training course. We would expect that you will spend at least 15 study hours per week. During this period students shall be reading, conducting research, performing assessments and managing feedback.

It is expected that on average, students will have the following study load to complete this course:



Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded the Certificate IV in Leadership & Management (BSB42015) qualification by TABT. If a student successfully completes the units of competency, they will receive a Statement of Attainment relating to the units completed.

 Nationally recognised Certificate and Diploma courses.