Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB51915)

Qualification: Diploma
Course Code: BSB51915
Study mode: Online
Payment options: Payment plan
Upfront payment
Duration: Self-paced; max 12 months
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Foundation Education (RTO 22557)
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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About this course

If the next career step for you involves moving into supervisory and managerial roles, this online Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB51915) course is the perfect study option for you. Offered by Foundation Education in partnership with the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers, this online course will help you step up to the plate and fill high-level management positions, irrespective of what industry or sector you work in.

The course has a strong focus on practical skills, and will train you to manage operational plans, implement risk mitigation strategies, and design clever business solutions in response to any problems that arise. You'll also develop higher level interpersonal skills, enabling you to effectively manage the work of others, make judicious decisions when it comes to enterprise requirements and overhaul systems as needed.

Don't let a lack of qualifications or skills hold your career back. Make that leap into management by enquiring about this course today!


There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however students must have:

  • access to a computer, the Internet and an active email address; AND
  • the required language, literacy and numeracy skills of Diploma level; AND
  • capacity to complete the assessment items within the required timeframes

Areas of study

In this leadership and management course, the subjects you will study include:

Core units:

  • BSBWOR502 - Lead and manage team effectiveness
  • BSBMGT517 - Manage operational plan
  • BSBLDR501 - Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • BSBLDR502 - Lead and manage effective workplace relationships

Elective units:

  • BSBWOR501 - Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • BSBPMG522 - Undertake project work
  • BSBLED501 - Develop a workplace learning environment
  • BSBHRM501 - Manage human resource services
  • BSBHRM506 - Manage recruitment, selection and induction process
  • BSBHRM513 - Manage workforce planning
  • BSBMGT502 - Manage people performance
  • BSBRSK501 - Manage risk

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB51915) from Foundation Education.

By having this nationally recognised diploma in leadership and management on your resume, you'll prove to both prospective and current employers that you've got the skills and qualifications to work in roles such as:

  • Business development manager
  • Corporate services manager
  • Senior office manager
  • Operations manager
  • Senior level management positions

Finance options

VET FEE-HELP* is available for this course through Foundation Education's partner, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (RTO 32363). If you enrol in this course with VET FEE-HELP you will automatically become a student of AIPT's, and will be subject to their terms and conditions. Course fees include the delivery and assessment of your qualification, study materials (including all resources), and student support services. Foundation Education offers students exceptional flexibility when it comes to paying for course fees. Three instalment plans are available:

  • Upfront payment: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 30 days
  • Rapid payment plan: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 4 months
  • Payment plan: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 8 months

Alternatively, you can pay the full course fee upfront via credit card. *VET FEE-HELP is an Australian Government study loan scheme, which can be used to help you pay for all or part of your tuition fees. Eligibility criteria apply.

RTO 22557
With over 14 years in the industry, Foundation Education endeavours to deliver flexible and personalised training solutions. A student satisfaction rate of over 80% and an industry leading graduation rate of 65%, combined with state-of-the-art technology, expert trainers and ongoing support, make Foundation Education one of Australia’s leading RTOs. Specialising in business services, health services, training and education and fitness and recreation courses, Foundation Education is the perfect choice for anyone looking for quality vocational training.
Studying with Foundation Education, you will be supported by an experienced trainer currently working in the industry. You will receive ongoing and personalised support with your assignments and career goals, and have access to coaching and advice from industry professionals. With state-of-the-art technology, you will have access to your course materials 24/7, meaning you can truly study when and where you want.

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