BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management

BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management


This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge to lead a productive team and organisation or section within an organisation. Learn the techniques to provide leadership and management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts. Learn the ability to display initiative and judgement in planning, organising and evaluating your individual and your teams’ workloads; leading and managing effective workplace relationships; inspiring and motivating your team with confidence; increasing your responsibility and contribution within your organisation.

Career opportunities for attaining this qualification can include:

  • Manager
  • Shift/Duty Manager
  • Coordinator
  • Supervisor
  • Team Leader
  • Care Manager
  • Service Manager
  • Operations Manager


Delivery modes

Blended Learning (combination of class based and Zoom sessions) – In order to meet NSW Health recommendations on social distancing in the workplace, Essential Skills Training has adopted a blended learning approach. Theory based units will be delivered as online Zoom sessions. Practical units that require the physical demonstration/observation of skills will still be scheduled as in-class workshops. All students will be scanned with a non-contact infrared thermometer upon arrival. Classrooms and thoroughfares are regularly sanitized with risk management practices in place to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all staff and students. (Next intake 2021)

Distance Learning –  Learning materials and assessments are issued to students in hard copy or via email to study in their own space with access to trainers and administration support via; phone, email or scheduled support sessions.

Online – Enrol at anytime! Students can access learning materials and submit their assessments via our online learning management system (Axcelerate). Support will be offered via ZOOM web conference sessions, and monthly phone support from a dedicated trainer.


Pre-entry requirements
A competent level of literacy and numeracy is required to complete this qualification.

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Full course cost – $6,000
NSW Smart and Skilled Subsidised – $2,530 up to $2,850
VIC Skills First

* Payment plans are available



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Further study

On completion of this qualification you may like to further your education and job prospects by completing any of the following qualifications.

CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services

BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of leadership and management