Course Duration

Course Fees

Intake Dates

Tuition Fee: $11,000 *
Enrolment Fee: $200 **
Materials Fee: $300

* Discounts may apply
** Non-refundable

Information on other fees and charges available here

78 Weeks
54 Weeks Tuition/24 Weeks Holidays

Full-Time Study
20 Hours/Week
In-class and Online Learning

Units of Competency

All the listed units competency must be completed to receive the BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management qualification.

Entry Requirements and Pre-requisites

The course will be available for those students who are 18 years or older and have completed Year 12. International Students are required to have an English ability at the IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.

There are no pre-requisites for this qualification.

Target Group

Local and international students who require skills in management as well as those with substantial experience in business/management industry gained through employment but who lack a formal management qualification.

Vocational Outcomes

After completion of the qualification, a person could obtain employment opportunities in various business and commercial enterprises as a:

·       area manager

·       department manager

·       regional manager

Job roles and titles may vary across different industry sectors.

RPL and Exemptions

APEX must recognise the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by any other RTO. RPL and Credit Transfer are available for students to access prior to enrolment. More information is available in the APEX student handbook.


Summative assessments are conducted during and on completion of training for each unit to determine if the learner is competent. Summative assessments at the end of each unit will be conducted using a project assignments and written tests. Assessment methods may include: Assignment, Questioning, Case Study, Third Party Report, Self-assessment, In Class Activities, Observation, Role Play and RPL.

Mode of Study

The 10 units of competency are delivered throughout the 54 weeks of tuition. The qualification is delivered over 6 terms (each term is 9 weeks).

Classroom based learning and up to one-third of the course may be delivered online.

12 July 2021

16 August 2021

4 October 2021

8 November 2021

24 January 2022

28 February 2022

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply specialised knowledge and skills, together with experience in leadership and management, across a range of enterprise and industry contexts. Individuals at this level use initiative and judgement to plan and implement a range of leadership and management functions, with accountability for personal and team outcomes within broad parameters. They use cognitive and communication skills to identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources and transfer their knowledge to others, and creative or conceptual skills to express ideas and perspectives or respond to complex problems.


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