Course Description

The Certificate IV in Leadership and Management qualification prepares participants for leadership and management roles in a wide range of different organisations and industries. At this level managers provide leadership and guidance to others and take responsibility for the effective functioning and performance of the team and its work outcomes.

In this leadership and management qualification you will undertake training in the key areas of operational planning, business finance, reporting, meetings, communications and leadership and managing your own personal health and wellbeing.

This qualification gives learners a wide range of practical supervisory and management skills to take back to the workplace including:

  • Personal skill development in self-awareness, time management, goal setting and stress management
  • Leadership and team development skills
  • Leading difficult conversations
  • Strategies and tools to create business improvement opportunities
  • Tools for continuous improvement and innovation
  • Operational planning
  • Customer service strategies and processes
  • Developing and implementing workplace sustainability plans
  • Managing your own personal health and wellbeing

The Department of Innovation and Skills has approved ASC Training & Development to deliver this qualification under a Traineeship – Contract of Training.  Training places for this qualification are now available for eligible South Australians.

For more information, visit our Traineeship Information page.

Contact us to if you would like discuss the program requirements including training dates and make a booking to undertake the mandatory Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment.

With limited places available we encourage you to start your application now.

Call the team on 08 8410 2627 or email:

Cost & Inclusions


Option 1: Traineeship Funding – Your employer is invoiced $2,195 up front.

Option 2: If you are not able to access Traineeship funding through your employer – $3950 is payable (Monthly Interest Free Direct Debit available)

Nationally recognised training is GST free.


– course learning materials
– assessments
– certification upon successful completion



Approx. 3-4 x 90 minute Live Virtual Classrooms scheduled on each day.  Each scheduled day is approximately 4-5 weeks apart. Assessment tasks are completed outside of the Live Virtual Classroom hours and will generally be submitted before the next training date scheduled. We recommend learners set aside 10 – 15 hours/assessment.


There are no formal prerequisites for this qualification.

Job Roles

This qualification is designed for people who are at the first line of management acting in a supervisory role and reporting to a manager. They provide leadership and guidance and take responsibility for a team.

Qualification Rules

This qualification is made up of 12 units of competency based on the qualification packaging rules, located at

Based on many years’ experience working with a wide range of organisations, ASC Training & Development have customised this qualification to reflect leadership and management competencies.


5 core units:

  • BSBLDR413 Lead effective workplace relationships
  • BSBLDR411 Demonstrate leadership in the workplace
  • BSBOPS402 Coordinate business operational plans
  • BSBXCM401 Apply communication strategies in the workplace
  • BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team

7 Elective Units:

  • BSBCMM412 Lead difficult conversations
  • BSBTWK401 Build and maintain business relationships
  • BSBSTR401 Promote innovation in team environments
  • BSBSUS412 Develop and implement workplace sustainability plans
  • BSBPEF402 Develop personal work priorities
  • BSBSTR502 Facilitate continuous improvement
  • BSBPEF401 Manage personal health and wellbeing

Location & Dates

Course Details and Schedule
  • No courses are currently scheduled. Please see below to register your interest.

Career Outcomes

Graduate Outcomes & Opportunities

Completion of the CIV in Leadership and Management provides graduates with the skills and knowledge to step up into supervisory and leadership roles. For graduates currently in a leadership role this qualification will assist in potential advancement through the organisation.

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Coordinator
  • Leading Hand
  • Supervisor
  • Team Leader
  • Executive Personal Assistant
  • Project Assistant/Leader
Future Pathways

Graduates can undertake the Diploma of Leadership & Management.

Enquire Now

Enquire: BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership & Management