We’re not accepting any new enrolments into the BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management (CRICOS Course Code : 098834C). Students, who wants to enrol in the older course should consider the updated BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management (CRICOS Course Code: 104271A), please click here

BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management (CRICOS Course Code : 098834C)

Qualification Name BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management (CRICOS Course Code : 098834C)
AQF Level AQF Level 5
Duration 49 weeks
Fees Tuition Fee: $7,800.00 AUD

Enrolment Fee: $200.00 AUD

Material Fee: $200.00 AUD

Other Fees: Please refer to the International Fees Schedule

About the course

The purpose of this course is to develop a broad understanding of the skills, knowledge and techniques required to succeed in business operations.

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.

Career Opportunities

Employment outcomes resulting from the completion of this course may include the following roles:

  • Executive Officer
  • Manager
  • Team Leader

Entry Requirements

International students must satisfy the following conditions:

  • An overall IELTS band 5.5 (with no individual band below 5.0) or equivalent.
  • 18 years and above with a High School Certificate (Year 12)


This course will be delivered over 49 weeks , which comprises of 38 study weeks and 11 weeks of holiday.

Delivery locations

Campus Address Operating Hours
Sydney Campus Suite 701, Level 7 541 Kent Street SYDNEY NSW 2000 Mon – Fri

9:00 – 17.30

Parramatta Campus Level 5, Suite 2/460 Church St, Parramatta, NSW 2150 Mon – Fri

9:00 – 17:30

Melbourne Campus Level 6, 341 Queen Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000 Mon – Fri

9:00 – 17:30

Gold Coast Campus G104/G105 Australia Fair, Southport, QLD 4215 Mon – Thu

9:00 – 17:30

Delivery mode and Assessment

The course is delivered over 20 hours per week. It consists of two 7-hour days face to face in a classroom setting and 6 hours of online/distance course work.

Assessments may be conducted through a combination of written questions and answers, case studies, role-plays, and demonstrations.

An average of 15  hours of self-study per week is also required in this course.

Course Structure

Total number of units = 12
4 core 
units plus
8 elective 

BSBLDR511 Develop and use emotional intelligence (core)
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan (core)
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships(core)
BSBWOR502 Ensure team effectiveness (core)
BSBADM506 Manage business document design and development
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
BSBADM502 Manage meetings (elective)
BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer services
BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement (elective)
BSBHRM506 Manage recruitment, selection and induction processes(elective)
BSBDIV501 Manage diversity in the workplace
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development (elective)
Student may choose alternate elective units of competency, subject to their availability and the rules of the training package.


Upon successful completion of BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management, the candidate may pursue BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management or a range of other Advanced Diploma in the BSB training package.

Recognition of Prior Learning

We offer everyone the opportunity to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) at enrolment. Students may be granted credit or partial credit in recognition of skills and knowledge gained through work experience, life experience and/or prior training.


Intake Dates

11 Jan 15 Feb
05 Apr 10 May
28 Jun 16 Aug
20 Sep 25 Oct
10 Jan 14 Feb

Please note that your enrolment into the ‘BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management’ may be affected as the ‘BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management’ has been superseded on 18/10/2020, which means you will be consulted prior and during the course to transition to the “BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management” once Choice Business College has the BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management qualification on the scope.

Unique Student Identifier (USI)


All students are required by the Australian Government to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you do not have a USI, we cannot issue your credential (Certificate & Transcript, or Statement of Attainment).