BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as developing and emerging leaders and managers in a range of enterprise and industry contexts. As well as assuming responsibility for their own performance, individuals at this level provide leadership, guidance and support to others. They also have some responsibility for organising and monitoring the output of their team. They apply solutions to a defined range of predictable and unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.

About this qualification

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


Assessment methods may include:

  • Projects / Research

  • Written Assignments & Case Studies

  • Scenarios

Delivery & Duration

  • 1 – 2 years

  • On-line

Your career

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to undertake jobs roles such as:

  • Senior Manager

  • Branch Manager

  • Supervisors

  • Team Leader

  • Operations Manager

Type of study



After achieving the BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership & Management, candidates may undertake a range of other Advanced Diploma qualifications.

What you will learn

  • Manage plans

  • Select, recruit, induct and manage staff

  • Lead effective teams and workplace relationships

  • Manage work priorities and own professional development

  • Manage stakeholders and risk

One of Australia’s leading training providers

Westbourne is one of Australia’s leading training providers for individuals, businesses, community groups and Government with a record of success in designing and delivering nationally recognised training qualifications.

Entry Requirements

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. Applicant will be required to successfully complete an ACSF language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) assessment.

  • Learning (ACSF Level 3), reading (ACSF Level 3), writing (ACSF Level 3), oral communication (ACSF Level 3) and numeracy (ACSF Level 3) are desirable to participate in the course.

Units of competency

The BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management requires 12 units of competency:

  • BSBLDR511 Develop and use emotional intelligence

  • BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan

  • BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships

  • BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness

  • BSBINM501 Manage an information or knowledge management system

  • BSBLED501 Develop a workplace learning environment

  • BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

  • BSBWRK520 Manage employee relations

  • BSBMGT502 Manage people performance

  • BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement

  • BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace

  • BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development


* Statistics sourced from the National Centre for Vocational Research.


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