BSB51918 – Diploma of Leadership and Management – for Domestic Students

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BSB51918 - Diploma of Leadership and Management


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are engaged to manage the work of others or to add value to or review management practices. Their role may be in any industry or organisational setting. Typically people in these roles will have considerable experience in their respective industries or vocational areas and combine an informed perspective of specific work requirements with their managerial approaches. The qualification requires a sound theoretical knowledge base and managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate one’s own work or the work of a team.

This qualification is beneficial for any person who may

  • Be actively seeking employment in any business sector
  • Have no formal qualifications
  • Wish to review/update knowledge and practical experience
  • Be seeking a new career
Online training is available for this course.
Duration and Delivery

This course will be delivered over a period of 700 nominal hours. Participants will have one year to complete this qualification.


This course will be delivered using a blended delivery model with a choice of a combination of online learning and/or a mixed delivery of online and some video conferencing or workshop based delivery. Educators will also be available to provide necessary support.


Level 1/169 Plenty Road, Preston, VIC 3072. Practical placement locations as negotiated by ALACC with individual Providers.

Career Pathway

Successful completion of this qualification will enable you to progress to BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management or to gain employment in any Industry or Leadership and Management contexts.

Qualification Description

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.

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Who May Attend

This qualification is beneficial for any person who may be:

  • Actively seeking employment in any business sector
  • Have no formal qualifications
  • Wish to review/update knowledge and practical experience
  • Seeking a new career

Students may be able to shorten the length of their studies through the recognition of past experience and/or qualifications gained elsewhere. Applications can be made for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer. These will be assessed according to the college’s policy & procedures to determine if/how much advanced standing will be granted. This course holds National Recognition.


The minimum age for eligible applicants is 18 years.

Proficiency in English is required to meet Industry standards.

A proficiency in English equivalent to IELTS 5.5 (Overall)

*Although LLN test is not an entry requirement, students are asked to undertake the same so appropriate academic support can be ensured throughout the course of study.

Course Units

Please ask us about credit transfers.

Core Units

Develop and use emotional intelligence
Manage operational plan
Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
Lead and manage team effectiveness

Elective Units 8

Manage quality customer service
Manage people performance
Facilitate continuous improvement
Undertake project work
Manage Risk
Develop Workplace Policy and Procedure for Sustainability
Develop a workplace learning environment
Manage workforce planning

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Course Fees
Government Funding Subsidised Fee
AUD 2,000.00
Fees: AUD 1,700.00
Registration Fee: AUD 300.00
Full Fee
AUD 4,000.00
Fees: AUD 3,700.00
Registration Fee: AUD 300.00
Government Funding Eligibility

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*Eligible students must: –

  • Present a Green Medicare card
  • Be a Permanent resident in Australia
  • Not have a qualification higher or equal to qualification being applied

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