Diploma of Leadership and Management

Course Description

BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management will train you to develop a project plan, manage budgets and seek opportunities for further business improvement. You will acquire knowledge on how to liaise with stakeholders and ensure team effectiveness. This diploma also addresses the multiple challenges faced by managers in today’s rapidly changing business environment and provides solutions and strategies to work under various business conditions.

Education and Work Pathways

Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into a range of Advanced Diploma qualifications, as well as higher education qualifications in business or management.

Potential job outcomes upon completion of this course:

  • Business Manager
  • Team Leader
  • Department Manager
  • Operations/facilities Manager
  • Store Manager
  • Retail Manager
  • Branch Manager
  • Production Manager


  • 6 Fetherstone Street, Bankstown NSW 2200
  • 22 Russell St, Morley WA 6062
  • 26 Edgar Street, Bowen Hills, Queensland
  • Level 2, 398 Chapel Road, Bankstown NSW 2200
  • L4/403 32 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000
  • 88 Ricketts Road, Mount Wavwrley VIC 3149


Please contact us on 1300 827 188 for information on fees, funding and payment plan options. Fees include all books and materials.

Language, Literacy and Numeracy requirements (LLN)

We recognise that not all people are able to read, write and perform calculations to the same standard. To help give you an idea of the language, literacy and numeracy skills required to study this course, you should sit for our LLN assessment before enrolment.

Support Services

During your studies with Future Academy, you will have access to a comprehensive range of support services.

These include:

  • Academic support
  • Studentsupport
  • Learning Support


Code BSB51915
Prerequisites None
Duration 52 Weeks (12 weeks holidays)
Terms 4
Assessments Case Study
Short answer
Delivery Mode Classroom Based Training
Entry Requirements Candidates must be18 years old at the time of enrolment and have completed at least Year 10.
Students must have an English proficiency of IELTS level 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old)

How to enrol

Your enrolment is only one step away! Enrolling with Future Academy is easy. Just call one of our friendly staff members on: 1300 827 188.

We appreciate that choosing the right course is important. If you would like to discuss your career or course contact us on 1300 827 188 or send us an email to info@futureacademy.edu.au with your queries.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Students can apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this qualification, and all students will be offered this option upon enrolment into the course. Please talk to one of our support officers for further information.

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Course Structure

Four (4) core and eight (8) elective units are required for the award of the BSB51915 –Diploma of Leadership and Management. Units have been selected in accordance with the packaging rules and are relevant to the work outcome, local industry requirements and qualification level.

The following Units of Competency as identified in the National Business Services Training Package must be successfully completed to attain the Diploma of Leadership and Management at Future Academy.

Term Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective Training Hours
1 BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan Core 60
BSBRSK501 Manage Risk Elective 80
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace Elective 60
3 Weeks Holiday (Break/Reassessment)
2 BSBPMG522 Undertake project work Elective 60
BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment Elective 60
BSBMGT50 Manage people performance Elective 80
3 Weeks Holiday (Break/Reassessment)
3 BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement Elective 80
BSBADM502 Manage meetings Elective 60
BSBLDR501 Develop and use emotional intelligence Core 60
3 Weeks Holiday (Break/Reassessment)
4 BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development Elective 80
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness Core 60
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships Core 60
3 Weeks Holiday (Break/Reassessment)
Future Academy does NOT guarantee that: –
  • A learner will successfully complete the course. This is subject to completing all the required units of competency.
  •  A learner will obtain an employment outcome as this is outside the control of Future Academy.
  •  A learner will obtain a qualification or a statement of attainment without successfully completing the assessments.