Ground Floor 313 -315 Flinders Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000

BSB51918 - Diploma of leadership and management

  • Course Code BSB51918

  • CRICOS course Code 099669C

  • Course Duration 52 weeks

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Course Description

This course 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.

Course Duration

52 weeks (including public holidays, re-assessment and catch-up classes) - full-time study 20 contact hours per week timetabled over 2.5 days per week.

Mode of Study

The program is classroom-based delivery face to face with trainer led training in classrooms, and computer labs consisting of direct observation, product-based methods, portfolios, questioning and third-party evidence.

  • Ground Floor 313 - 315 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000


Entry Requirements

    AIIT requires that all International students must be 18 years of age or over at the time of enrolment in this qualification and must provide evidence that they have obtained or completed one of the following:

  • Have obtained an IELTS band score of at least 5.5 ‐ or equivalent; or 5.0 where the test score is combined with at least 10 weeks ELICOS or 4.5 where the test score is combined with at least 20 weeks ELICOS (‐visa‐english‐languagerequirements);
  • Note - IELTS - results are valid for two years only: reference:; or
  • Have completed a Certificate III, Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma level Training Package course in Australia; or,
  • Have completed any Certificate III or Certificate IV in ESL or EAL from the ESL/EAL Framework (VIC); or
  • Have completed the ELICOS Course: General English – Intermediate Level
  • Note – If an International student is not required to provide evidence of their English Language Proficiencies (in Speaking, Reading, Writing and Listening) at the time of applying for their Student visa (Sub‐class 500) – reference:‐visa‐english‐languagerequirements: English language exemptions, these students will be required to complete AIIT’s English Language Assessment (Copyright to Department of Industry 2013) to determine that they have the required levels (at ACSF Level 3) to satisfactorily complete their course of study; and if they cannot satisfactorily complete this assessment, they will be enrolled in the General English Course at AIIT as a pathway to this qualification.

Potential employment options could include as a Manager in a range of industry areas and sectors.
Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into the BSB61015 - Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management or higher education qualifications in business and management

Units of Competency

Total number of units of competency – 12 (Total number of units – 4 core units and 8 elective units)


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  • CORE


  • BBSLDR511

  • Develop and use emotional intelligence

  • BSBMGT517

  • Manage operational plan

  • BSBLDR502

  • Lead and manage effective workplace relationships

  • BSBWOR502

  • Lead and manage team effectiveness

  • BSBWOR501

  • Manage personal work priorities and professional development

  • BSBWHS521

  • Ensure a safe workplace for a work area

  • BSBADM506

  • Manage business document design and development

  • BSBMGT516

  • Facilitate continuous improvement

  • BSBCUS501

  • Manage quality customer service

  • BSBHRM506

  • Manage recruitment, selection and induction processes

  • BSBDIV501

  • Manage diversity in the workplace

  • BSBRSK501

  • Manage risk