Diploma of Leadership and Management

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  • Payment options:

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Start date:

    Monthly start dates

  • Awarded by:

    Sarina Russo Institute (RTO 0427)

  • Course fee:

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes:

    Business Manager | Marketing Manager | Program Coordinator | Executive Officer | Program Consultant | View All

This course meets the 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.

Course Rundown

Are you a born leader? Do you want to take your career to the next level? Look no further than this Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB51915) course from Sarina Russo Institute. 

This comprehensive course is designed for anyone keen to undertake a management or leadership role, or anyone looking to upskill or change careers. You’ll focus on key business areas, from managing budgets, financial plans and risk to communication, emotional intelligence and managing people performance and effective workplace relationships.

This course offers a range of pathways for those interested in pursuing a business degree, this course will set you up for the next stage of your education and career. What are you waiting for?


To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Year 12 certificate; OR
  • Certificate IV; OR
  • A competent result in a language, literacy and numeracy test (LLN).

What You’ll Learn

In this leadership course, the subjects you may study include:

  • BSBWOR501 - Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • BSBMGT502 - Manage people performance
  • BSBWOR502 - Lead and manage team effectiveness
  • BSBPMG522 - Undertake project work
  • BSBMKG502 - Establish and adjust marketing mix
  • BSBLDR501 - Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • BSBMGT517 - Manage operational plan
  • BSBLDR502 - Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
  • BSBLDR503 - Communicate with influence
  • BSBLDR504 - Implement diversity in the workplace
  • BSBRSK501 - Manage risk
  • BSBFIM501 - Manage budgets and financial plans.

Why study with Sarina Russo Institute?

For the past 38 years, Sarina Russo Institute has qualified countless graduates from around the world and helped launch their career. Study online or at their Brisbane or Gold Coast campuses, and trust their skilled and dedicated staff to guide you along your learning journey.

Sarina Russo Institute is renowned by many employers around the globe for developing and offering the right training to their students. Whether you’re looking to change careers, build on existing qualifications, a school-leaver or want to upskill, Sarina Russo has the right course to get you to where you want to go!

Student Support

Sarina Russo Institute are dedicated to ensuring your time with them is as enjoyable as possible, which is why they’ve put in place a caring and supportive team for students to turn to whenever they need.

The support and advice doesn’t stop once you graduate from Sarina Russo Institute. As part of Sarina Russo Group, their team work closely with many Australian companies to help your recruitment needs, or with universities to guide you in furthering your studies.

Their online platform learning platform (iLearn) has virtual classrooms, which are Trainer lead, allowing students to study from comfort of their own home, ask questions of the Trainer and other classmates. It also provides students with access to an online simulated working environment helping hone “Job Ready Skills” which makes students more attractive to current and future employers. For those students who are unable to attend the live sessions, these are also recorded for future use.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB51915) from Sarina Russo Institute.

Graduates will be prepared to undertake leadership and management roles in a range of sectors, including positions such as marketing manager, business manager or business supervisor. Alternatively, they can pursue further study and gain credit points towards a business degree at James Cook University, Southern Cross University, Griffith University or Torrens University.

Curious about where a career in leadership could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

The full fee for this course is $6,515. Sarina Russo Insitute offers affordable payment options to help you start your studies sooner.

Payment Option 1: Pay in full when you enrol and receive a 20% discount on your course fees

  • $5212 upfront payment

Payment Option 2: Payment Plan

  • $543 per unit (12 units)

Payment Option 3: Debit Order Payment

  • $200 upfront
  • Pay the balance over 12 months - $122 weekly, $243 fortnightly or $527 monthly

Government funding may be available. Enquire now to find out more!