(BSB51915) Diploma of Leadership and Management

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 CRICOS ID -091237C

Duration – 12 months (for Diploma level only)

Course Fee – AU$12,300
Location – Hobart, Launceston
Intake Dates – February, July



Diploma of Leadership and Management

Career Opportunities

Students successfully completing this course have found employment as Senior Team Leaders and middle managers, using tactical and strategic skills to manage human and physical resources, finance and operations.

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Senior Team Leader
  • Administrator
  • Project Officer
  • Project Manager

Pathways to further study

Diploma + Degree

The Diploma of Leadership and  Management  may provide you with:

up to 8 units of advanced credit into a University of Tasmania 3-year Bachelor of Business Administration degree, majoring in Management or Human Resource Management.

up to 4 units of unspecified student elective credit only will be awarded into a University of Tasmania Bachelor of Business Degree.

Course Structure

This course offers a combination of theory and hands-on learning. You will work on projects within the classroom, and experience practical learning in simulated business environments. Your studies will also include working on problem-based scenarios showing issues faced by businesses.

To achieve a Diploma of Management, the following 12 units must be successfully completed:

Unit code   Unit name
BSBLDR501 Develop and use emotional intelligence
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness
BSBMKG512 Forecast international marketing & business needs
BSBREL502 Build international business networks
BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service
BSBFIM501 Manage budgets and financial plans
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace
BSBHRM405 Support the recruitment, selection & induction of staff
BSBLDR504 Implement diversity in the workplace



Please Note: units may vary slightly between campuses.

Throughout all assessments, Occupational Health & Safety procedures must be followed. Options for assessment will include:

  • Simulations
  • Projects
  • Presentations
  • Problem based learning
  • Workplace research and reflection
  • Reports and plans
  • Written assignments

Entry Requirements

  • IELTS 5.5 General Training (no band less than 5.0) or equivalent.
  • Applicants must be 18 years and over
  • Prerequisites: It is recommended that students hold the Certificate III and IV in Business, however applicants to the Diploma may be considered with relevant study or work experience.

Recognition of Prior Learning

At TasTAFE we believe that the things you already know how to do should be formally recognised.

Regardless of how, when or where the learning occurred, you may be eligible to apply for recognition of your skills and experience.  When you apply to attend TasTAFE you can ask for recognition of:

  • schooling
  • formal/informal learning
  • life experience
  • employment/work experience.

You may also be able to apply for credit transfer for units/modules that you have completed previously at another training organisation.

It is also possible to apply for credit for TasTAFE subjects if you decide to study at university.



Course information displayed on this website is subject to change.

You may be required to purchase additional materials or stationery for your course.