BSB60915 – Advanced Diploma of Management (Human Resources)


This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as human resources directors, strategists and national regional or global human resources managers. They provide leadership and strategic direction in the human resources activities of an organisation. They analyse, design and execute judgements using wide-ranging technical, creative, conceptual or managerial competencies. Their knowledge base may be highly specialised or broad within the human resources field. These individuals are often accountable for group outcomes and for the overall performance of the human resources function of an organisation.

Course Outcomes

After completing the qualification, you would be able to:

  • Coach and mentor others to acquire new knowledge and skills
  • Provide learning and development opportunities
  • Manage human resources strategic planning
  • Collect, collate and analyse information using appropriate workplace business systems
  • Develop customer acquisition and retention strategies
  • Develop systems that are flexible and responsive to changing circumstances
  • Evaluate processes and making changes as required
  • Plan and manage resource acquisition and deployment within budgetary constraints

Job Roles / Career

Possible job titles relevant to this include:

  • Human Resources Director
  • Human Resources Strategist
  • National, Regional or Global Human Resources Manager
  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Entry Requirements

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

Age Requirements

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

English Language Requirements

  • All international students should be able to meet the English requirements as required under the assessment level of the student by Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP).
    NTCA accepts the results from International Language Test Score (IELTS), PTE Academic English or the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) as below:
IELTS Paper Based Computer Based Internet Based PTE A
5.5 525 197 71 43 – 50

Applicants whose English results falls below above score will need to enrol in an English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS).

Academic Requirement for Advanced Diploma Course:

  • To gain entry into this course, participants should have successfully completed year 12 or equivalent level of studies and Diploma of IT/ Management/ Business or substantial vocational experience in IT/Management/ Business or equivalent.

Pathways into the Qualification

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include:

  • BSB50615 Diploma of Human Resources Management or other relevant qualification/s


  • With substantial vocational experience in human resources management but without a formal qualification.

Pathways from the Qualification

After achieving this qualification candidates may undertake:

  • After achieving this qualification candidates may choose to undertake qualifications at a higher education level.

Recognition of Prior Learning

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.

How to Apply

Students can be enrolled into this course in the following ways:

  • Download the Student Enrolment Form, then complete and send it with the necessary documents by post or email.
  • Complete the Online Application Form  and attach necessary documents.
  • Visit our RTO and then apply directly.

Core Units

Unit Code Unit Description
BSBINN601 Lead and Manage organisational change
BSBMGT605 Provide leadership across the organisation
BSBMGT616 Develop and implement strategic plans
BSBDIV601 Develop and implement diversity policy
BSBHRM602 Manage human resources strategic planning
BSBMGT615 Contribute to organisation development

Elective Units

Unit Code Unit Description
BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan
BSBFIM601 Manage Finances

Employability Skills Summary

The following table contains a summary of the employability skills required by industry for this qualification. The employability skills facets described here are broad industry requirements that may vary depending on qualification packaging options.

Employability skill Industry Enterprise Requirements for this Qualification
Communication Consulting, questioning, clarifying and evaluating information. Interpreting customer needs. Negotiating budgets and plans and then redeveloping as required to meet organisational needs. Negotiating with internal and external stakeholders. Utilising excellent interpersonal skills, and producing a wide range of reports and making presentations as required
Teamwork Briefing various personnel on their roles and responsibilities regarding the implementation of the marketing plan. Coordinating resources and developing systems to manage team and individual performance. Defining performance measures and working collaboratively with team members. Identifying performance gaps and taking remedial action for underperformance
Problem-solving Collecting and analysing data. Comparing and contrasting data. Conducting situational analyses. Developing and managing risk and contingency plans. Developing strategies for improvement. Performing cost benefit analyses, budgeting, assessing and managing risk
Initiative and enterprise Evaluating and improving market performance. Identifying strengths and opportunities within organisation’s projected capabilities and resources
Planning and organising Managing human resources strategic planning. Collecting, collating and analysing information using appropriate workplace business systems. Developing customer acquisition and retention strategies. Developing systems that are flexible and responsive to changing circumstances. Evaluating processes and making changes as required. Planning and managing resource acquisition and deployment within budgetary constraints. Planning for contingencies
Self-management Applying discretion and judgement within complex environments. Managing own time and performance. Using judgement in planning and in selecting and allocating resources. Working within organisational policies and procedures and legislative requirements
Learning Coaching and mentoring others to acquire new knowledge and skills. Providing learning and development opportunities
Technology Creating presentations using a range of media. Using computerised systems, software and telecommunication devices. Using technology to assist with the management of information and to assist the planning process. Using technology to record and generate ideas
Qualification Code: BSB60915
Qualification Name: Advanced Diploma of Management (Human Resources)
Duration: 52 weeks
Intake Dates: + January, March, July and October for full-time students
+ As per the demand
For Enrolment & Fees enquiries, please contact NTCA:
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