Choose from three pathways to suit your career stage and learning preferences.

1. Kigaruk & Lookrukin Aboriginal Leadership Development Program

This pathway is suited to future leaders. You will complete BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management over 18-months, including regular workshops in Darwin.

2. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

This pathway is suited to experienced leaders. You will be able to complete a range of gap assessments and activities where you have less experience in particular areas of leadership and management. You can work towards a full qualification.

3. Short Courses

A range of short courses are available through the Office of the Commissioner for Public Employment.

These short courses are not accredited by ASQA.

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Why should I enrol?

This program will:

  • Provide a pathway that allows you to get a nationally recognised qualification.
  • Be supported by your manager/agency during the program.
  • Option to have a mentor to support you during the program.
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Why should I study with UNE Partnerships?

UNE Partnerships is one of Australia’s most progressive Registered Training Organisaitons specialising in vocational training programs that are nationally recognised. UNE Partnerships is the wholly-owned education and training company of the University of New England has been providing high-quality Vocational Education and Training ( BET) to the business sector for 35 years.

How is the Diploma Delivered?

  • The course is delivered from Darwin with a blend of online learning, workshops and webinars which will provide guidance for learning and assessment.

Application Process

  1. Speak with your Manager to gain their support.
  2. Submit the Register Your Interest form below.
  3. Check your emails for information about this program.
  4. Attend an online Career Planning Session.
  5. Choose the pathway option that is most suitable for you.
  6. If you want to talk to someone about your best career pathway, then please contact Office of the Commissioner for Public Employment at

Kick Start Your Future Today!

We are one of Australia’s most progressive training organisations with the backing of Australia’s highest-rated online university – the University of New England. 

Our flexible courses will help you to develop the skills required by a rapidly evolving workplace.

Contact us today – to find out more!

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