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 display initiative and judgement in planning, organising, implementing and monitoring their own workload and the workload of others. They use communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organisational or enterprise requirements. They plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources.

CRICOS code: 098817D


Course Duration

Total Course Duration of 47 weeks include:

  • Face-to-face sessions in the classroom

  • Simulated business/real work place sessions

  • Study Breaks


Entry Requirements

  • Completion of Year 10 or equivalent

  • Overseas student must have a minimum overall band of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.


You will need

Positive attitude and an interest in business. No previous training in business is required to undertake this course.


Career Opportunities

  • Manager



The units of competency are assessed using any of the following methods:                                                        

  • Portfolios

  • Essays

  • Reports

  • Role-Play

  • Practical observations

  • Case studies

  • Questioning, simulation activities

  • Written tests may be used to gather evidence.


After Successful Completion of

Diploma of Leadership and Management, students may undertake Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.


Units of Competencies

  • BSBFIN501     Manage budgets and financial plans

  • BSBRSK501   Manage risk

  • BSBSUS501   Develop a workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

  • BSBWOR501  Manage personal work priorities and professional development

  • BSBWOR502  Lead and manage team effectiveness

  • BSBLDR511    Develop and use emotional intelligence

  • BSBLDR502    Lead and manage effective workplace relationships

  • BSBADM502   Manage meeting

  • BSBCMM511   Communicate with influence

  • BSBHRM513   Manage workforce planning

  • BSBMGT517   Manage operational plan

  • BSBCRT511    Develop critical thinking in others