BSB51918 – Diploma of Leadership and Management
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BSB51918 – Diploma of Leadership and Management

CRICOS Course Code: 098934K

BSB51918 – Diploma of Leadership and Management


About this course


BSB51918-Diploma of Leadership and Management

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Western Sydney College

RTO Code: 45360

CRICOS Provider Code: 03690M

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.

Individuals at this level display initiative and judgement in planning, organising, implementing and monitoring their own workload and the workload of others. They use communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organisational or enterprise requirements.

They plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify,
analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources.

  • Individuals seeking to pursue higher education qualification.
  • Individuals seeking to pursue career as a Manager or Supervisor.
  • Individuals holding other business qualifications or business experience seeking to gain additional business management and leadership skills.

Human Resources Manager, Sales Team Manager, Business Manager

Students who complete this course may pursue BSB61015-Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management or higher education qualifications in business or management.

The BSB51918-Diploma of Leadership and Management requires the completion of four (4) core and eight (8) elective units. Electives for this qualification have been chosen by Western Sydney College to ensure that students achieve a broad range of skills and knowledge in leadership and management.

Unit Code Unit Name
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan
BSBLDR511 Develop and use emotional intelligence
BSBHRM506 Manage recruitment, selection and induction process
BSBHRM513 Manage workforce planning
BSBADM502 Manage meetings
BSBADM506 Manage business document design and development
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement
BSBWHS521 Ensure a safe workplace for a work area
BSBRSK501 Manage risk

52 weeks (36 weeks of study and 16 weeks holidays).
This qualification will be delivered over 52 weeks, including 4 terms of 9 weeks and 16
weeks of holidays.

This course will be delivered 13.5 hours face-to-face in campus and 6.5 hours online per week.

  • Must be at least 17  years of age or older at course commencement.
  • Students must have completed Australian Year 12 or equivalent; have completed a Certificate IV in Business or relevant qualification.
  • An overall valid academic IELTS score of at least 5.5 or equivalent unless exempted (please refer to the DOHA website for Acceptable English Evidence and Exemptions); or an English proficiency of intermediate level or above from an approved ELICOS provider; or have successfully completed at least an Australian Cert IV qualification within the last 2 years; or have successfully passed Western Sydney College’s English Placement Test.
  • International Students must meet the Student Visa (SC500) requirements.

All qualifications are delivered 13.5 hours face-to-face in campus and 6.5 hours online per week. Each qualification consists of different Units of Competencies (UOC) and our qualified trainers will explain UOC outlines at the beginning of training of each UOC.

All our sessions are held in fully equipped classrooms and in the simulated work environment.

Each training session are facilitated with learner resources such as PowerPoint Presentation, student learner guide, formative activities and where applicable, supported with simulated case studies, policies and procedures, software and necessary hardware’s etc.

Students can bring their own laptop that must have Microsoft Office or other necessary software installed. Laptops must be fully charged and students must bring a USB flash drive.

This course may have various timetables and students are required to contact our admissions team prior to course commencement.

All our Units of Competencies (UOC) are assessed through a combination of assessment types. These may include, practical demonstrations, role plays, writing reports, group projects, presentations and written questionnaire etc.

All International students are required to meet satisfactory course progress in order to meet their student visa requirements. Please refer to the International Student Handbook which is available on our website on the specific support that WSC offers to international students.

Additional support is provided to those international students who are identified as a risk of not meeting the course progress requirements as per the intervention strategy.

At Western Sydney College we are committed to ensuring that students get all the support they need to successfully complete their studies.

Western Sydney College will provide wide range of learning support options and resources to assist students if required such as;

  • One to one support from our trainers/assessors to assist with their studies.
  • Additional classes, tutorial and workshops.
  • One to one support from the Administration relating to any student concerns such includes language, literacy and numeracy issues.
  • Referral to relevant external services.

If students need any support please contact the support team.

Students may apply for recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (credit transfer or recognition of prior learning) as per the information included in our International Student Handbook.

For international students, the granting of course credit may affect their course fees as well as the duration of the course.

The result of an application for credit and any changes to fees or course duration will be advised to students in writing.

If course credit is granted following the issuance of the Confirmation of Enrolment, students will receive a new Confirmation of Enrolment showing a reduced course duration.

For further details please contact our admissions team.


The costs for this course are as follows:

Enrolment fee: $250 (non-refundable)

Course fees : $12,000

Materials fees: $75 per Term

Payment terms and conditions are included in the Student Handbook. Additionally, a detailed payment plan and payment arrangements are provided in the letter of offer and written agreement which is provided to the student for their review and agreement prior to acceptance into the course. The agreement also includes details of additional fees and charges, which may be applicable.

Please note Western Sydney College reserves the right to vary the tuition fees and/or other charges from time to time.

Please contact administration for current course fees and associated charges.

Complete and submit the student application form with relevant supporting documents. Students can apply directly to Western Sydney College or through an authorized representative of Western Sydney College. Please refer to our website for the detail application process.

Western Sydney College

55 High Street Parramatta NSW 2150

Phone: +61 02 8628 7973