Diploma of Leadership and Management
BSB51918 CRICOS CODE: 096691G

Are you looking to become a future leader? This qualification can prepare you for a career path in management, where you will have the opportunity to inspire and motivate others. 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 also plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources.

  • Operational

  • Team

  • Lead effective teams
    and relationships

  • Emotional

  • Manage

  • Recruitment

Job Outcomes

  • Program Coordinator
  • Department Manager
  • Program Consultant

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Course Duration

47 Weeks

Everybody has different needs and here at CA we understand that. Your student journey is important to us and we want to ensure that it is a positive experience. The duration of the course depends on several factors such as RPL and your learning needs. Generally, it would be expected that you would meet the duration, but this will be advised through your educator. This is organic, meaning that it can be adjusted at any time to suit your needs.

Study Method


We like to make things simple and using technology we are able to achieve this by using animation scenarios, videos, games and interactive learning to ensure that our students have the best experience possible. Whilst we believe that online is the way of the future, it still needs to be enhanced with some human interaction and that's why you will have access to your own personal educator.


Classroom-based learning within our Gold Coast Campus, with one-on-one and group-based support. Please choose an icon for this section/information that pertains to face-to-face.


  • FFS Cost


  • First Payment


  • Monthly repayment


    over duration of
    duration of course

RPL – Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of prior learning (RPL) is the recognition of knowledge and skills from life, work experience or any type of training you may have previously undertaken.
With RPL it’s possible to reduce the time it takes to get your qualification, or you may not need to study at all. RPL also can provide a pathway to higher qualifications.

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University Pathways

Connecting you to higher education.

Griffith University

As a partner with Griffith University, College Australia students are offered the opportunity to use their qualifications as credit towards a Diploma of Business.
The below qualifications can be used as credit towards a Bachelor of Business at Griffith University.

Diploma of Business

40 credits towards a BA
(total of 240 credits required)

University of Southern Queensland

As a partner with the University of Southern Queensland, College Australia students are offered the opportunity to use their qualifications as credit towards a relevant Bachelors or Masters Program.

The below qualifications can be used as credit towards relevant programs at the University of Southern Queensland.

Southern Cross University

As a partner with Southern Cross University, College Australia students are offered the opportunity to use their qualifications as credit towards a Bachelors or Masters Program in a relevant field. Depending on the electives chosen these credits may vary, so we suggest contacting SCU if you wish to pursue a university pathway.

The below qualifications can be used as credit towards relevant programs at
Southern Cross University. the MBA.

Application Process

Guide to your student application

We try to help our students as much as possible, that is why we provide four easy steps to help you on your journey to study.

Apply for the course you want with College Australia by completing the quick and easy Student Application.


If successful, you will receive a ‘Letter of Offer’.

This is a contract between you and College Australia. It sets out the course you will be enrolled in, enrolment conditions, the fees you need to pay, and the refund terms if you don’t complete your course. Further information is available on the International Student Information page.

To accept your offer, you must respond. Sign, scan and email the letter to


Confirmation of Enrolment

After you accept your Offer and pay your deposit, you will receive an ‘Electronic Confirmation of Enrolment’ (eCoE) by email. It will outline your course start date, end date and total course fees.

Apply for your student visa using your confirmation of enrolment (CoE) letter.

Await your visa processing.

Once your Visa is approved, you may begin your journey to Australia to begin your studies with College Australia!

Attend your first day for Orientation. Get to know your Educator and the College Australia Team, your campus, your course and begin your experience of studying in Australia!

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