Diploma of Leadership and Management-Int

Course Description

BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management. 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.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements

International students must be at 18 years of age and over and must have completed at least the equivalent of Year 12.
These students must also have an IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 3 years old).

International Students may not be required to provide evidence of English Language competence where documented evidence can be provided to demonstrate any of the following:

    • The student was educated for 5 years in an English-speaking country.
    • The student has completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO.
    • The student has successfully completed a foundation course in Australia
    • The student has successfully completed their High School in English Language. International students will also need to apply for and gain a visa to enroll in the course.

In some instances, in order to confirm the suitability of your enrolment into the course, you may be required to participate in an interview with our Student support officer who will determine the suitability of your enrolment into the course. This interview will occur via an online meeting.

Education and Work Pathways

After achieving this qualification, candidates may choose to undertake studies at a higher education level. This course is a pathway into the Advanced Diploma OF Leadership and Management as well as higher education qualifications in business or management.

Potential job outcomes upon completion of this course:

      • Business Manager
      • Sales Team Manager
      • Team Leader
      • Human Resource Manager
      • Operation Manager
      • Department Manager


      • 22 Russell St, Morley WA 6062
      • 26 Edgar Street, Bowen Hills, Queensland
      • L2/398 Chapel Rd, Bankstown NSW 2200


Please contact us on 1300 827 188 or email cricos@futureacademy.edu.au for international students 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.


Code BSB51915
Prerequisites None
Duration 52 weeks (including holidays)
Terms 4
Assessments Presentation
Case studies
Role Play
Short answers
Delivery Mode Classroom Based Training

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

Twelve Units (4) core and (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.

Unit Code Unit Title Core/Elective
BSBLDR501 Develop and use emotional intelligence Core
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan Core
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships Core
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness Core
BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment Elective
BSBMGT502 Manage people performance Elective
BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement Elective
BSBPMG522 Undertake project work Elective
BSBRSK501 Manage risk Elective
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace Elective
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development Elective
BSBADM502 Manage meetings Elective

2018 International Student Academic Calendar

Term 1 Monday 8 January Sunday 18 March 10 weeks
School Holidays Monday 19 March Sunday 8 April 3 weeks
Term 2 Monday 9 April Sunday 17 June 10 weeks
School Holidays Monday 18 June Sunday 8 July 3 weeks
Term 3 Monday 9 July Sunday 16 September 10 weeks
School Holidays Monday 17 September Sunday 7 October 3 weeks
Term 4 Monday 8 October Sunday 16 December 10 weeks
2018/2019 Summer School Holidays Monday 17 December Sunday 13 January 4 weeks
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.