Leadership and Management

About the Course

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply specialised knowledge and skills, together with experience in leadership and management, across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

Individuals at this level use initiative and judgement to plan and implement a range of leadership and management functions, with accountability for personal and team outcomes within broad parameters.

They use cognitive and communication skills to identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources and transfer their knowledge to others, and creative or conceptual skills to express ideas and perspectives or respond to complex problems.

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

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Qualification Advanced Diploma
National Code BSB61015
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?

TAFE Western Connect

VET Student Loans

  Starts in June

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: BSB61015R1-01V01-18WCN-015

TAFE Western Connect

How will I study?

If you want to develop the knowledge and skills to work in senior or strategic management across a range of business and organisational settings, this is the course for you.

You will have significant work experience, some of it at line manager level, and be in or wish to move into a role with senior or managerial responsibilities. The course will prepare you to manage the work of others, a department or undertake specialised roles to provide strategic leadership. When you complete this qualification you will have the skills to work in a wide range of business management roles at a strategic level.

Core Units
BSBFIM601 Manage Finances
BSBINN601 Lead & manage organisational change
BSBMGT605 Provide leadership across the organisation
BSBMGT617 Develop & implement a business plan

Elective Units
BSBMGT616 Develop & implement strategic plans
BSBDIV601 Develop & implement diversity policy
BSBHRM602 Manage human resources strategic planning
BSBMGT615 Contribute to organisation development
BSBMGT608 Manage innovation and continuous improvement
BSBMGT624 Practice corporate social responsibility
BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan
BSBRSK501 Manage Risk


Complete the Advanced Diploma in Leadership and Management and for an additional fee you can obtain the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management (Human Resources)

This course can also be customised specifically for your business, at a time/date/place that best meets your needs.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

This course is delivered via Online, Web conferencing, Posted resources and Workshops

Class attendance is Part time

This course is delivered online. There is additional support available through email and phone with your coordinator. Students will also have the option to attend designated workshops and adobe connect sessions.

Course length: 2 hours per week for 18 Months

Start Date: 1 June 2018
End Date: 1 December 2019

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $2,910.00 (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

What do I need?

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.