Diploma of Leadership and Management Course Code: BSB51915

Diploma of Leadership and Management

Diploma of Leadership and Management Course Code: BSB51915

Supervise staff and lead your team with confidence

This course will prepare you to support industry roles where you need leadership and management skills. You’ll learn how to lead, train new team members, develop new services, and implement strategies to manage growth and change in the workplace.

Our Diploma of Leadership and Management will challenge you and grow you professionally. You’ll graduate with practical skills and experience that you can use in the workplace straight away as a confident and respected team leader, supervisor, or manager.

Get job ready in months

Management ready in 12 months*

This course improves your leadership and management capabilities in just 12 months*.

Hands on experience

Hands-on experience

Designed around a series of action learning projects implemented within your workplace for hands-on learning.

Nationally Recognised Training

Nationally recognised training

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Course code
Nationally recognised
12 months*
Study load
  • Camberwell
  • West Footscray
  • Geelong
  • Online
Next intake
Now taking enrolments
  • 12 in-person workshops
  • Online learning
  • Action learning projects to be implemented in your workplace

Why study the Diploma of Leadership and Management with Field?

  • Increase your resilience – learn to adapt quickly and manage challenging situations
  • Feel more confident – in your ability to lead and influence others
  • Become an effective leader – and discover ways to maximise your strengths
  • Increase your team’s effectiveness – learn practical ways to support others’ development
  • Improve business outcomes – with action learning projects, you’ll put your skills into practice right away
  • Develop collaborative networks – make valuable connections among your peers and in your workplace

When you complete this qualification your job opportunities may include:

  • Business Development Manager
  • Business Manager
  • Coordinator
  • Leading Hand
  • Manager
  • Office Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Senior Manager Supervisor
  • Team Leader

The Diploma of Leadership & Management includes a total of 12 units delivered across 12 workshops.

BSBLDR501 Develop and use emotional intelligence
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness
BSBWOR403 Manage stress in the workplace
BSBMGT502 Manage people performance
BSBLED501 Develop a workplace learning environment
BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace
BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan

Our course fees vary depending on your circumstances at the time of enrolment. You may be eligible for government funding. Payment plans are also available.

Please call us on 1300 360 185 to confirm whether you’re eligible for funding.

Type Tuition Fees* Material Fees**
Government funded  $6890 $110
Concession*** $1378 $110
Full fee $7390 $110

Remember these aren’t your final fees. When you enrol, your fees will be calculated individually. Other fees may also apply (for example, if you need your certificate printed or mailed, or if you need to reschedule training or assessment). For more information on fees, funding, refunds, and more, head to our Student Info page.

* The student tuition fees published here are subject to change based on individual circumstances at the time of enrolment. Please consider these fees an indication of what you can expect to pay.

** Material fees are an additional cost on top of your tuition fees. They may change, depending on individual circumstances.

*** Government funded concession – The concession tuition fee for BSB51915 Diploma of Management only applies to a student who self identifies as being of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent.

To enrol in this course you will need to be employed in the aged care and/or disability sector in a team leader, supervisory or management role.

This course is delivered primarily to organisations, as it includes action learning projects which must be endorsed by each student’s employer.

We deliver the Diploma of Leadership and Management via a series of 12 face-to-face workshops, spread across 12 months. You also get access to online learning and undertake action learning projects. This format is perfect for students who need to fit their training around an existing job or other commitments.

*Duration is indicative only and may vary dependent on individual circumstances.

You’ll be assessed on competency using a range of measures, which may include:

  • Demonstrations (for example, role playing, simulations, scenario, face to face or on-the-job observation)
  • Supplementary evidence (for example, signed letters, references, or log books from your supervisor)
  • Multiple choice questions (either online or face-to-face)
  • Written assessments (includes short answer questions, case studies, reports and projects either online or face-to-face)
  • Oral discussions and interviews with your trainer (either on the phone or face-to-face)

If you can provide evidence of relevant experience working in the industry or you’ve completed some of the units previously, you may be able to get credit or RPL towards this qualification. This might accelerate your qualification and reduce your fee. You can ask us about RPL or credit transfer when you enrol.

Your trainers are industry experts and still work in the industry. This means that you get up-to-date training and expertise that’s relevant right now. You can expect your trainers to be professional, friendly, and supportive.

Although this qualification will train you for a range of jobs, you don’t have to stop here. After you graduate, you can choose to continue your study and grow your skills with:

  • Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB61015)
  • Bachelor of Business

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