Short micro-credential courses available to support employers who are participating in the Back to Work program.

Back to Work Short Courses

Back to Work is developing a range of short courses in partnership with TAFE Queensland that will be available to employers who participate in the Back to Work program.

These courses will provide additional skills and build confidence for small business employers to encourage retention of their employees.

The first of these courses, Effective Workplace Leadership, is now available to employers. Further courses will continue to be rolled out through 2022.

The Effective Workplace Leadership course is designed to provide employers with a clear understanding of a range of different styles of leadership and the skills and knowledge that can be used to enhance and define their own leadership style.

Participants will learn about how to apply the different styles of leadership when leading your team. Tips and tools will be provided to enable skills and knowledge developed throughout the course and can be applied in a range of contexts.

This course is designed to provide training on:

  • Leadership as a concept
  • The different styles of leadership
  • How to build your own leadership skills
  • Practical tools and tips for effective leadership.

Topics include:

  • An introduction to leadership
  • Leadership self-assessment
  • Developing skills for effective leadership
  • Teamwork support and mentoring

To participate in this course you must enrol online through TAFE Queensland where you will be taken to TAFE Queensland’s enrolment portal where you can register as a new student. If you have studied at TAFE before you can log on using your existing details or request your student number using the chat function or call the Customer Service Centre on 1300 308 233.



You will need to enter the course code MCC00039 – Effective Workplace Leadership-  in the search bar.

Back to Work Short Courses Frequently Asked Questions

To enrol in this course, click on the enrol now link. This will take you to TAFE Queensland’s Enrolment page.

If you need further information about how to enrol, this video provides a step-by-step guide to the enrolment process.

You will need to enter the course code MCC00039 – Effective Workplace Leadership-  in the search bar.


If you are experiencing technical issues with accessing the course or logging into the online content, contact TAFE Queensland Services on 1300 308 233.

The TAFE Queensland Support Desk is available during business hours. Alternatively you can make an online enquiry through the TAFE Queensland Contact Us page.

The course is hosted on TAFE Queensland’s online learning platform – Connect. The platform is simple and easy to use.

This video provides an overview of how to navigate your online course.

No. This is a standalone course that introduces you to a wide variety of topics relevant to workplace leadership.

The course should take approximately 1 to 2 hours to complete and is self-paced.

A digital badge is a validator of what you have achieved by completing the course. This badge is a digital certificate to recognise your learning outcomes.

After successful completion of the course, you will receive a notification within your online content. This notification provides instructions on how to access your digital badge.

If you do not already have a account, you will receive an email from Badgr Australia when your badge is ready.

It can take up to 48 hours for a badge to be issued.

Digital badges can easily be shared on social media websites.  The Badgr website has more information on how to share your digital badge which can be accessed here.

For issues accessing your Badgr account go to the Badgr website.

This website provides information on how to:

  • Create a Badgr account
  • Add an email
  • Change the primary address
  • Remove an email
  • Change a password and
  • Delete a Badgr account.