To remain competitive and profitable, your organization needs leaders and managers equipped to continually adapt to ever-changing market conditions and customer needs.

Forsythes Training is the expert in leadership and management training. From nationally accredited diploma and certificate courses to one-day courses in key skills areas such as emotional intelligence, performance management, change management and conflict resolution.

Our Diploma courses give you credit points to Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Commerce courses at the University of Newcastle.

Our expert trainers all have real-world experience in a range of industries. They customise the training to address the needs and culture of your organization. We use Human Synergistics® tools in our leadership and management courses to give you a deep insight into your own as well as other people’s current thinking, behavior and leadership styles.

A range of flexible delivery options plus additional student support days and other free resources make training easier and more enjoyable for participants.

Whether you are training existing leaders, the leaders of tomorrow or getting supervisors to step up, you can trust Forsythes Training to provide high quality, practical and relevant training to meet your needs.


BSB42015 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

This qualification replaces the Certificate IV Frontline Management it reflects the role of individuals working as developing or emerging leaders and managers in a range of enterprises.
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BSB42015 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management for Mines and Heavy Industry

This qualification replaces the Certificate IV Frontline Management it reflects the role of individuals working as developing or emerging leaders and managers in the mining or heavy industry environment.
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BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are required to perform effectively as a manager , team leader or supervisor managing a workplace. Forsythes Training has formal articulation of 60 credit points towards University of Newcastle Bachelor of Business or Bachelor of Commerce. 25% credit to either Degree.


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BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

This course is for leaders and managers who are aiming to gain high levels of leadership, decision making and problem solving skills and who aspire to work responsibly toward organisation-wide strategic outcomes.

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Team Leader
Step Up Program

Often industry promotes the best technical or trades person to a team leader position without investing in their people management skills. This course is designed to develop the key components of leading a team. This course is nationally accredited and units have been selected from BSB42015 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

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Short Courses


LEAD – one day practical workshop

This is a highly interactive workshop which is designed to provide participants who relieve in a supervisors role or have recently been appointed to a leadership role. The workshop is focused on providing the participants with skills, confidence and tools to effective lead others.
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Conflict resolution & Handling Difficult People

In our How to Handle Difficult People & Conflict Resolution course you will learn how to resolve differences and find ways of working effectively with all types of people.
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Change Management – Agility Change Management & You

Many Change Management initiatives fail because people do not know where to start or how to sustain change. Forsythes Training 2 day Change Management Program has been designed to provide you with the tools and skills to initiate and lead change across an organisation.
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Performance management

Our Performance Management short course ensures the employee and the organisation are focused on the same priorities, improving production and reducing waste.
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