BSB51915 – Diploma of Leadership & Management

Course Description

Giving you the tools to lead and inspire people with our BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management course.

If you think you have what it takes to succeed in business, to lead a team of skilled people and make your mark on the international business world, we want you. We are looking for people with existing skills and business experience who are ambitious and want to succeed in life. If you are serious about your business career, you should consider studying a BSB51915 – Diploma of Leadership and Management at Keystone College of Business & Technology in Perth (KCBT). Apply Online now.

International College

We welcome students from all over the world. This means that whether you study a BSB51915 – Diploma of Management or one of our business courses, you will mix with people from a wide range of countries and cultures. This also means that once you graduate, you will already have a potential network of international business associates.

Our team of outstanding lecturers, world class facilities and complementary e-learning facilities, combined with your hard work, will ensure you graduate with good results. Keystone is the college to attend for top class management development training, and take your career to the next level.

If you’re willing to work hard while having fun at the same time then contact us today. If you live overseas, we will help you get the requisite visa and make your transfer to the beautiful west coast city of Perth as seamless as possible. We have students from all over the world at our college, making us a melting pot of cultures. Whether you want to study a management course or an international leadership course, you should apply online today.

Course Description

The BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management provides learners with the knowledge, practical skills and experience in leadership and management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

Individuals at this level must have the necessary initiative and judgement in planning, organising, implementing and monitoring their own work-load, as well as the workload of others. You will learn to use your communication skills to support other individuals and eventually be able to lead a team, making sure they meet all organisational and enterprise requirements.

The course will teach you to plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources.

Course Duration/Mode/Fees

Full time: Total: 52 weeks (47 study weeks +5 weeks break) (1 year) - 4 Terms
Tuition Fees: 5 x AUD$1,600.00 Total AUD$8,000.00
Application Fees: AUD$ 250.00 (applicable on new enrolments only, once off fee)
Resources Fee: AUD$ 500.00

The delivery methods for this course include

  • Face-to-face classroom-based learning.
  • Structured learning activities
  • Online (Not more than 25% of the course)

Entry Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age or over
  • Completed Year 12 (or equivalent)
  • International students only must meet:

    • Minimum 5.5 IELTS score & above or equivalent.

    (Those students who do not meet the minimum English requirement will need to package this program with an English Course before proceeding to the Diploma of Leadership and Management).


Monthly intakes available. Please contact Enrolment for more details.

Course Content

BSBLDR501Develop and use emotional intelligence
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness
BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service
BSBMGT502 Manage people performance
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement
BSBLDR503 Communicate with influence
BSBSLS501 Develop a sales plan
BSBRSK501 Manage risk


All units of competence will be assessed using a selection of tools (Portfolios, Reports, Role-plays, Practical observations, Case studies, Questioning, Simulation activities, and written tests)

Recognition of Prior Learning

An application can be made for RPL when the learner believes that they have already attained the necessary skills and competencies elsewhere (Work, other study etc.). An RPL application form is available upon request.

Candidates will be required to provide documentation to support their application. The application will be processed and an assessment made in accordance with the KCBT RPL and AQF Recognition Policy and Procedure.

Credit Transfer

Learners, who can demonstrate they already hold any of the Units of Competency specified above, may be eligible to receive a credit transfer for those units. They will need to submit a verified Certificate or Statement of Attainment issued by a RTO for recognition purposes.

Learners who are awarded a credit transfer will be exempted from completing those units at KCBT

Study Pathway and Career Opportunities

Pathways into the qualification:

Preferred pathways for learners enrolling in the Diploma of Leadership and Management include:

  • BSB42015 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management.

Pathways from this Qualification

Exit Points
  • Units of Competency are delivered as standalone sections of the course, allowing enough evidence to be gathered to enable the Assessors to make a competency judgement. Should a learner not be able to complete all the Units of Competency required to be awarded this qualification they will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the individual Units for which they have been assessed as competent.
  • Upon successful completion of the full program.
After achieving the Diploma of Leadership and Management, learners may undertake BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.

Students may be able to receive exemptions from some subjects based on this qualification.

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Manager
KCBT policy prevents students under the age of 18 from registering in KCBT courses or programs.

Contact Perth’s international college, Keystone College today.