52 weeks including 12 weeks break. 20 scheduled face-to-face contact hours each week to meet student visa requirements + self-study component.


AUD 8,500 + AUD 450 Resource fee

This qualification represents individuals with extensive knowledge, practical skills, and experience in leadership and management across various settings. They excel in planning, organising, implementing, and monitoring tasks and team objectives. Strong communication and problem-solving abilities contribute to their success. They possess critical thinking and information synthesis skills.

Entry Requirements

Academic level:

  • Completion of Australian Year 12 or other equivalent Australian qualification/s

English proficiency

  • Evidence of an IELTS test Score of 5.5 or other equivalent
  • Complete the LLN assessment
  • Moderate level of computer literacy

Academic Pathway

  • Pathway for entry to Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management: Successful completion of Diploma of Leadership and Management

Minimum Age

  • 18 years of age and above.


Course Commencement
Monday, 29 April 2024
Monday, 27 May 2024
Monday 15 July 2024
Monday 05 August 2024
Monday 26 August 2024
Monday 07 October 2024
Monday 28 October 2024
Monday 25 November 2024
Monday, 6 January 2025
Monday, 27 January 2025
Monday, 24 February 2025

Study Mode

All lectures are delivered face-to-face classroom-based learning using a variety of delivery methods and approved learning resources including:

  • Student learner guide
  • Student assessment pack
  • E-learning resources to enhance knowledge and skills

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) & Credit Transfer (CT)

A recognition of prior learning is available to students who possess prior knowledge, skills, and experience and/or have a Credit Transfer with Units of Competency from formal training or study in a relevant field. Your study course may be shortened as a result of recognition.

Career Prospects

• Team leader
• Operations manager
• Project manager
• Customer service manager
• Sales manager
• Human resources manager
• Retail manager

Future Studies

Students who successfully complete BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management may proceed to BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management or enrol in another relevant course in the same pathway.


A variety of assessment methods are used to assess each unit of competency, including written responses, case studies, role plays, observations, practical demonstrations, and simulated workplaces.

Units of Competency

No.Unit CodeUnit Name 
1BSBCMM511Communicate with influence    CORE
2BSBCRT511Develop critical thinking in others
3BSBLDR523Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
4BSBOPS502Manage business operational plans
5BSBPEF502Develop and use emotional intelligence
6BSBTWK502Manage team effectiveness
7BSBFIN501Manage budgets and financial plans      ELECTIVE
8BSBSUS511Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
9BSBSTR502Facilitate continuous improvement
10BSBTWK503Manage meetings
11BSBOPS504Manage business risk
12BSBPEF501Manage personal and professional development

Course Details

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