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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 in classrooms, and computer labs consisting of lectures, group discussions, workshops, and simulated work environments.
Assessment consists of direct observation, product-based methods, portfolios, and questioning.

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


Entry Requirements

    Australian International Institute of Technology has the following entry requirements for the BSB51918 - Diploma of Leadership and Management.
    All International students must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age and must have completed at least the equivalent of Year 12.
  • Applicants should have basic computer and MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • Meet minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements* including:
  • 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
    Note - IELTS - results are valid for two years only: reference:
  • 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:, they will be required to complete Australian International Institute of Technology’s English Language Proficiency Assessment to ensure that they have the required English proficiency level for this course.

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)


  • Code

  • Title

  • Core - Elective

  • BSBLDR502

  • Lead and manage effective workplace relationships

  • Core

  • BSBLDR511

  • Develop and use emotional intelligence

  • Core

  • BSBMGT517

  • Manage operational plan

  • Core

  • BSBWOR502

  • Lead and manage team effectiveness

  • Core

  • BSBADM506

  • Manage business document design and development

  • Elective

  • BSBCUS501

  • Manage quality customer service

  • Elective

  • BSBDIV501

  • Manage diversity in the workplace

  • Elective

  • BSBHRM502

  • Manage meetings

  • Elective

  • BSBMGT516

  • Facilitate continuous improvement

  • Elective

  • BSBRSK501

  • Manage risk

  • Elective

  • BSBWOR501

  • Manage personal work priorities and professional development

  • Elective

  • BSBWHS521

  • Ensure a safe workplace for a work area

  • Elective