Level 1, Unit 2, 48 Gordon Ave Geelong West 3218

Advanced Diploma of Leadership And Management (BSB60420)

Course Details

Provider Name Vardhan Institute of Management and Technology (VIMT)
RTO Code 41539
CRICOS Code 03676J
Course Code And Name BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management
CRICOS Course Code 106130J
Location Of Course Level 1, Unit 2, 48 Gordon Ave
Geelong West
Victoria 3218
Delivery Mode Face to face
Duration 52 weeks, including 45 study weeks
and 7 weeks of holidays
Study Load 20 hours per week

  Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply knowledge, practical  skills and 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. The latest release of the qualification and packaging rules can be found at the following link:

  Who should apply for this course and why?

This course is designed for international students who are:

  • Seeking to pursue a career in business, leadership and management role
  • Seeking a pathway to higher-level qualifications

Completing this course may provide you with employment or learning opportunities. Potential employment options are Business Analyst, Senior Executive, Manager. Further education pathways from this Qualification may lead to Graduate Diploma, other Advanced Diploma, Diploma or Degree programs in related fields such as business, management.

Course Structure

Five (5) core and five (5) elective units are required for the award of the BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management. Units have been selected in accordance with the packaging rules and are relevant to the work outcome, local industry requirements and qualification level.

The following units are included in this course and all are required to be successfully completed for the award of the qualification. Students who only complete some units will be awarded with a Statement of Attainment for units successfully completed.

Code Title Core/Elective
BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving Core
BSBLDR601 Lead and manage organisational change Core
BSBLDR602 Provide leadership across the organisation Core
BSBOPS601 Develop and implement business plans Core
BSBSTR601 Manage innovation and continuous improvement Core
BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace Elective
BSBSTR602 Develop organisational strategies Elective
BSBSUS601 Lead corporate social responsibility Elective
BSBTEC601 Review Organisational digital strategy Elective
BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional development Elective

Training and Assessment Information

Delivery is conducted in the classroom and includes face to face teaching, lectures, discussions, research, learning activities, group work and simulation role plays. You are required to attend classes for 20 hours per week for 45 study weeks and 7 weeks of holidays. In addition to classroom based learning, you will also need to complete approximately 6.5 hours of additional unsupervised study per week including general reading and research required for assessments.

You will also need to complete assessments for this course which may include but not limited to:

  • Written questions
  • Projects, which may include case studies
  • Presentations
  • Reports
  • Role plays/observations

At the beginning of each unit, your trainer and assessor will outline the assessment tasks and advise the task/unit submission date. In some cases, you will also be required to complete an assessment within a set time limit (particularly in the case of written question tasks). Your classes will be conducted in modern classrooms and you will be able to access  Wi-Fi. There are also areas for you to relax, as well as conduct additional study.

You will be provided with a Student Guide, PPT etc., relevant to each unit in your course.

Course Progress and Attendance

Satisfactory course progress and attendance is very important in order to meet the course requirements. The students must maintain minimum of 80 per cent attendance in each term of the scheduled timetable. You will also be provided with further information about course progress and attendance requirements on orientation day. For more information, please visit VIMT’s website

Student Support Services

VIMT offers the following in relation to support and welfare services to students but not limited to:

  • One-to-one support from the trainer/assessor
  • Support with personal issues
  • Access to additional learning resources
  • Reasonable adjustment in assessment
  • Social events
  • Information about external sources of support.

You may not have studied for a while, may have English as a second language or need additional assistance with literacy or numeracy. VIMT will identify any additional support needs you may have at the time of application and enrolment and may prepare a Student Support Plan for you based on those needs.

All the students commencing this course are required to complete VIMT’s LLN test on the orientation day to assist VIMT to identify student’s needs for additional support during their study with VIMT.

Course Delivery and Assessment Methods

This program is delivered in the classroom/simulation environment. VIMT uses a range of techniques during face-to-face delivery including trainer presentations and demonstrations, individual tasks, case studies, research, role plays, practical demonstrations, and group work. The context of the simulated workplace environment will be incorporated into delivery methodologies and students will complete tasks to appropriate workplace standards. Delivery methodologies employ terminology, equipment, resources, materials, contexts, practices, and activities associated with the workplace role.

Facilities and Equipment

Training rooms including desks, chairs, whiteboard and overhead projector etc.

Computers/laptops with Microsoft Office package and access to the Internet.

Training Materials

VIMT has a complete set of licensed training materials from RTO works specifically their Business work range which includes user guide, student guides, Trainer guide, templates, PPT’s etc. for each unit that has been developed to meet the needs of the cours

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT)

Students may apply for recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (credit transfer or recognition of prior learning). The granting of course credit may affect course fees, as well as the duration of the course. VIMT will advise you in writing of changes to fees or course duration as a result of the credit. You will also be issued with a new Confirmation of Enrolment (if applicable).For further details please refer to VIMT website https://www.vimt.edu.au or visit VIMT campus.

What are the Entry Requirements?

Entry to this qualification is limited to those who:

Have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma from the BSB Training Package (current or superseded equivalent versions).
Have two years’ equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience in an operational or leadership role in an enterprise.

VIMT requires following entry criteria to be met:

You must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have completed the Year 12 or equivalent
  • Have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma from the BSB training package (current or superseded equivalent versions); OR
  • Have two years’ equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience in an operational or leadership role in an enterprise.
  • Minimum IELTS band 6.0 or equivalent

How much does it Cost?

The costs for this course are as follows:

Campus location


Tuition Fee AUD $6,000
Material Fee AUD $250
Enrolment Fee AUD $250
Total Course Fee AUD $6,500
Training Location Level 1, Unit 2, 48 Gordon Geelong West VIC 3218
Please contact VIMT marketing team for current promotional prices at  info@vimt.edu.au

A detailed payment plan and payment arrangements are provided in the Offer Letter and Student
Agreement. You must pay all of your course fees on time. Non-payment of fees may result in cancellation of enrolment.

You are also required to take out Overseas Health Insurance Cover before arriving in Australia. We provide details of OSHC providers in the International Student Handbook. You can approach any of these providers to find out costs and organise your cover.

Additional costs associated with living in Australia are outlined in the International Student Handbook. You should carefully review these costs in relation to budgeting. Further information can be found at https://www.studyinaustralia.gov.au.

How Can I Apply?

To apply for this course, you are required to complete an International Student Application Form and submit copies of the following supporting documents must be included when you submit your application including the English translation of documents (where applicable). Applications that are submitted without necessary supporting documents will be delayed in processing.

  • Passport copy
  • Academic Transcripts and Qualifications
  • Copy of Australian visa and CoE (if applicable)
  • Proof of English language proficiency

Where to from here?

After receiving the above mentioned documents. If your application is successful, we’ll send you an Offer Letter and Student Agreement. You should make sure you read through this document carefully to ensure that you are happy with VIMT’s all terms and conditions. If you are, then simply sign the
Offer Letter and Student Agreement and make the initial deposit and send it back to us for the issuance of Overseas Student Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE).

VIMT will notify you about the orientation and induction date and time. Orientation will include information about the campus, living in Australia, accessing our support services and methods for achieving success throughout the course, including course progress and attendance requirements, payment plan, course outline etc.

Please Note:  VIMT will not enrol any student, which conflict with the obligation under Standard  7 “Overseas Student Transfers” of National Code 2018.

Please visit VIMT website for third party (Education agent) recruitment – www.vimt.edu.au

For direct admissions, please contact VIMT directly on below mentioned details