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Thursday15 November 2018

BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management



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 problem.


While there are no entry requirements defined in the training package, the RTO requires the following criteria to be met:

  • Applicants must be minimum 18 years of age at the time of commencement
  • Successful completion of Diploma of Leadership and Management or similar qualification or higher
  • Minimum IELTS score of 5.5 or PTE score of 42 or Certificate III in EAL or its equivalent.
  • In addition,

  • Applicants should have basic computer and MS Office skills (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
Note: Alternatively, students may demonstrate their Language, Literacy and Numeracy requirement through an EAA LLN assessment test.


This course will be delivered over a 52 weeks of full time study including 12 weeks of holidays and breaks.

It is expected that the program would be of less duration for students who have completed components that can be identified by the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), and/or credit Transfer.


Target group for this program will be clients who are 18 years and above, including mature aged clients who is working as a manager within the leadership or Management area or completed Diploma of Leadership and Management qualification.


Individuals may enter BSB61015 – Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management with 2 years of vocational experience in leadership and management area or completed Diploma of Leadership and Management or similar qualification.


After achieving this qualification, individuals could progress to Bachelor Qualification within the Business sector.


This qualification provides a pathway to work in a senior managerial roll within various Business settings. Possible job title includes

  • Area Manager
  • Departmental Manager


Training is based on face-to-face classroom delivery including interactive classroom teaching roll plays and tutorials.


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Assessment will usually commence in the session following delivery. As this is a competency-based program, assessment continues throughout the program until the participant either achieves competency in the assessment tasks or a further training need is identified and addressed. Students will be required to perform in a range of assessment tasks including and not limited to: Written Assignment, Demonstration, Role Play, Project, and Case study.


The recognition of prior learning (RPL) pathway is appropriate for candidates who have previously attained skills and knowledge from outside the formal education and training system and which includes work and life experience.

Credit transfer is a process that provides students with agreed and consistent credit outcomes for components of a qualification based on identified equivalence in content and learning outcomes between matched qualifications.

Students may apply for RPL or Credit transfers for any unit in which they can successfully demonstrate competency.


To attain this qualification, 12 units must be completed consist of 4 core units and 8 elective units.

Core Units

1 BSBFIM601 Manage finances
2 BSBINN601 Lead and manage organisational change
3 BSBMGT605 Provide leadership across the organisation
4 BSBMGT617 Develop and implement a business plan

Elective Units

5 BSBHRM602 Manage human resources strategic planning
6 BSBHRM604 Manage employee relations
7 BSBINM601 Manage knowledge and information
8 BSBMKG608 Develop organisational marketing objectives
9 BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan
10 BSBMGT608 Manage innovation and continuous improvement
11 BSBMGT616 Develop and implement strategic plans
12 BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

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