Skill Up At Home | Short Course

Leadership Essentials

If you’re looking for a solid, well-rounded and thorough qualification to introduce you to business leadership and management, then this is for you.

This course is most suited for those who want to work behind the front line, away from customers, supporting, leading and managing the front line staff.

2 places remaining

Your Investment:


This course is valued at $1030 but thanks to funding from the NSW government, it is FREE to you. (if you are eligible)



On average, this course will take around 16-20 hours to complete.

Start Dates

Before December 28th

This course is open for enrolments now. All studies must be started by 28th December. 
The course must be completed by 15th April 2022

Course Details

We’re pretty sure this course will give you a lot of confidence to prepare you for work in a leadership role.

You can learn how to do this in a simulated business environment, try a few things, get some feedback from our Mentors, and then become really good at this. You can boldly hit up your boss - complete with your new Statement of Attainment in Leadership Essentials - and let them know that you’re ready for this next step!

Units of study

    1. BSBMGT401 - Show leadership in the workplace
    2. BSBRSK401 - Identify risk and apply risk management processes

Possible Job Roles

    1. Office Administrator / Manager
    2. Team Leader
    3. Customer Care Manager

100% online

Our courses are delivered 100% online using some of the most innovative and engaging learning materials available with full mentor support every step of the way.

Entry Requirements
Pre Req's:


There are no ATAR or other entry requirements to start studying this course. Please check your funding eligibility to confirm the study cost for the course. 

Nationally Recognised Training

Recognised Training

This course is a nationally recognised training program that can lead to vocational qualifications and credentials that are recognised across Australia.

Start your enrolment now

We only have limited funded spaces remaining on each course. To make sure you don't' miss out on your free course, use the form below to enter your details and we will send you an email with a link to complete your enrolment.


Now - start your application to enrol in your course.

2 units @ 8 - 10 hours each= 16 - 20 hours

You must complete this course before 15th April, 2022

The course must be commenced by 28th December, 2021. This generally means working through to the first checkpoint- around 15-20 minutes.


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Frequently Asked Questions

1. To register, click on the 'Enrol Now' button.

2. Enter your details to confirm your eligibility and then click submit. 

3. Enter your details on the enrolment pages. 
Congratulations! You have successfully enrolled in your online course. If we need any more information from you, we will be in touch. If not, then you will receive a confirmation email within 48 hours with login information for you to start your training!

Yes, 100% free! Edmund Barton College has partnered with the NSW government to provide fee-free Job trainer courses. If you are eligible, then you can enrol online, study and complete your course and not pay a cent. 

Do you live or work in NSW?

If you can answer yes to this question and any one of the next questions- then congratulations! You are eligible!

Essentially, you're eligible if you're unemployed,  or if COVID has caused;
1. Reduced hours 
2. Your job to be threatened threatened
3. You need to unskill to retain Job

If you are eligible- the next steps are easy!

Choose your course and click Enrol! It's that simple!

The government-funded Job Trainer program is currently available to the following: 

  • Australian Citizens
  • Permanent Residents 
  • NZ Citizens 
  • Holders of a Humanitarian visa.

Please feel free to get in touch with us if you are unsure about your eligibility. 

All of our courses will take a different amount of time but we recommend allowing around 6 hours per unit. 

When you complete a course, you will receive a Statement of Attainment which you will be able to show to any employer to verify your skills. 

Absolutely. You are welcome to complete as many courses as you wish. We recommend that you wait until you have completed each course before starting a new one but if you are enjoying what you are doing, and want to learn more, there is nothing stopping you from completing all the courses!