BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management


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.

Entry Requirements

  • To gain entry into this course, participants should have successfully completed year 12 or equivalent level of studies.

Age Requirement:

  • Students must be of 18 years of age to apply.

English Language Entry Requirements:

  • An IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent is required for entry into this program. However if a student has an IELTS score of 5.0, the student will be required to complete an English Language course to achieve the required standard prior to commencement of the course.

Recognition of Prior Learning/ Credit transfer

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process where a student may be granted credit or partial credit towards a qualification in recognition of skills & knowledge gained through work experience, life experience and/or formal training. Standard course cost will be charged for units of study/courses credited via RPL.

Please refer to NTCA recognition of prior learning or Credit transfer policy for more details.

Pathways for students

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include:

  • BSB42015 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management or other relevant qualification.
  • OR, With vocational experience but without formal supervision or management qualification.

Pathways from the qualification

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include:

  • BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management or other Advanced Diploma qualifications

Possible job titles

Successful completion of this course will enable candidates to acquire, enhance and fine-tune their leadership and managerial skills to apply in their existing role or possibly get into a role of:

  • Coordinator
  • Middle Manager
  • Account Manager
  • Team Leader
  • Supervisor
  • Office Manager
  • Shop Manager

The Course will also enable the fresh graduated candidates to work in commercial, government and non-for-profit sectors.

Core Units

Students can be enrolled this course in the following ways:

Unit Code Unit Description
BSBLDR501 Develop and use emotional intelligence
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness

Elective Units

Students can be enrolled this course in the following ways:

Unit Code Unit Description
BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service
BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
BSBADM502 Manage meetings
BSBMKG512 Forecast international market and business needs
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
Qualification Code: BSB51915
Qualification Name: Diploma of Leadership and Management
Duration: 52 Weeks
Intake Dates: + Intake available every month, contact NTCA for more information
Fees: $6000 including $500 Material Cost + Enrolment Fee ($100 non –refundable)
For enquiries, please contact NTCA:
Phone : +61 3 9606 0032
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