BSB61015 – Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management (CRICOS Code: 088762G)

 Course Description

This qualification is suited to dynamic leaders who wish to broaden their business perspective, enhance management capability and strengthen leadership skills. The focus is on managing the strategic direction of a business through leadership, financial management and comprehensive business operations. It is ideal for those in senior management positions with responsibility of strategic leadership across a wide range of business or in specialist areas. This course helps a person to develop the ability to respond to emerging business opportunities, manage organisation change, as well as creating and implementing comprehensive strategic and business plans. This course is highly interactive with structured face-to-face workshops and relevant challenging projects. You will gain knowledge and skills in key business strategies, leadership and people management.ate you to set up your own business.

Course Fee

Application Fee Material Fee Tuition Fee
$250  (for new students only) $400 For overseas students: $9200

For domestic students: $6000

    Easy, affordable and flexible payment options are available.


Course Prerequisites

  • Must be 18 years of age or over
  •  Completion of high school studies equivalent to Australian Year 12 schooling OR
  •  Completion of secondary school/ A level education overseas AND
  •  Completion of BSB50215 – Diploma of Business or other related area OR
  •  Demonstrated knowledge, skills and experience in business or sales as per AQF requirements.

English Language Requirements (for international students only)

• IELTS Test Score of 5.5 OR
• TOEFL (iBT) Test Score of 46 OR
• PTE Academic Test Score of 42 OR
• Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) Test Score of 47 OR
• OET Pass Grade OR
• TOEFL (PBT) Test Score of 527 (only if IELTS is not available) OR
• You are an international student currently studying in Australia and have studied for a period of 6 months or more at Certificate III level or above


Unit Number Unit Name Elective/Core
BSBMGT616 Develop and implement strategic plans Elective
BSBRSK501 Manage risk Elective
BSBMGT605 Provide leadership across the organization Core
BSBMGT617 Develop and implement a business plan Core
BSBINN601 Lead and manage organizational change Core
BSBINM601 Manage knowledge and information Elective
BSBCOM603 Plan and establish compliance management systems Elective
BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan Elective
BSBMGT608 Manage innovation and continuous improvement Elective
BSBFIM601 Manage finances Core
BSBADV602 Develop an advertising campaign Elective

Intake dates

2018: 15/01/2018, 26/02/2018, 16/04/2018, 28/05/2018, 16/07/2018, 03/09/2018, 15/10/2018, 05/11/2018.


The duration of the course is 52 weeks including 12 weeks holidays.
All international students must complete scheduled 20 hours of training per week.

Study Mode
The delivery method for this course is face-to-face classroom-based learning. Students have 20 contact hours per week, for a total of 800 contact hours. Additionally, an estimated 400 hours of selfpaced study forreading learner guides, research of subject learning material, completing learner guide activities and assessment tasks / activities is required.

Online learning
Students must attend class regularly as the course is delivered face-to-face in classroom. Australian Technical College Western Australia (Australian Technical College) strictly monitors the attendance and course progress. As part of training, learning materials are provided through online medium of IBSA. Online learning will not exceed one-third of the course online.


A student transferring from other education provider must have completed first six months of their principal course of study before transferring to Australian Technical College. The student must provide the relevant documents as per Australian Technical College’S Transfer Students – Documents Checklist along with Application Form. They must also read and sign the Information Provided to Students Before Enrolment – Checklist.

If the transferring overseas student already has a student visa and want to change their main course of study to a lower Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level course, they will need to apply for and be granted a new student visa.

Please refer to Department of Home Affairs web site regarding changing courses.

Please refer to ESOS student fact sheet to know the responsibilities of an international student.

Please refer to our web site for more information on transfer students requirements.


Nationally Recognized Training qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) are recognized at Australian Technical College. Student may apply for Credit Transfer or RPL before enrollment. To get credit, students must submit all documentary evidences along with their application.


Australian Technical College Western Australia (Australian Technical College)’s learning program includes Simulation which involves the student to complete or deal with a task, activity or problem in an off-the-job situation that replicates the workplace context. Both the practice and assessment tasks create an environment that requires the student to use both generic skills (decision making/problem solving) and technical skills relevant to each unit.


Australian Technical College adopts a number of assessment tools. Students should demonstrate competency through each of the prescribed assessment tools. In general, the following assessment tools apply for this course:

• Projects
• Role plays
• Tests and assignments
• Case studies

Award Requirements
Learners may complete individual units of competency and receive a statement of attainment for that unit. To be eligible for BSB61015 – Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management, students should complete all the units.


On completion of Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, students may seek entry into higher education. Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

• Area Manager
• Strategic management role
• Intermediate to senior management role
• Supervisory roles
• Regional Manager


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