BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management

CRICOS Code: 088211F

National Code:  BSB51915

Overseas Students Health Cover
All overseas students are required to have Overseas Students Health Cover (OSHC) for the entire duration of their student visa. Overseas students will be charged an additional fee for OSHC. The OSHC rate will vary depending on the personal status i.e. single, couple or with siblings and duration of stay in Australia. Please visit the following link for further details:

52 weeks including 15 weeks of break between 4 study terms
Full-time Overseas Students – 20 contact hours per week

Course Type
BSB – Business Services Training Package

Entry Requirements
Applicants must have completed Australian year 12 or equivalent overseas qualifications, and be 18 years or older.
Overseas applicants are required to demonstrate English language proficiency. For complete details please refer to entry requirements.
Students with low English language proficiency will be required to undertake an appropriate ESL/ELICOS course to meet the entry requirements at Ironwood.
Local applicants will be assessed individually based on the relevant work experience, skills, knowledge and aptitude to undertake the course.

Study Mode
Face to face classroom and simulated environment training

Assessment Methods
Assessment methods may include the following:

  • observations
  • case study
  • projects
  • assignments
  • presentations
  • role play

Course Notes
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are engaged to manage the work of others or to add value to or review management practices. Their role may be in any industry or organisational setting. Typically people in these roles will have considerable experience in their respective industries or vocational areas and combine an informed perspective of specific work requirements with their managerial approaches. The qualification requires a sound theoretical knowledge base and managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate own work or the work of a team.

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded with BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management. Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency within this Qualification will receive a Statement of Attainment.

Qualification Pathways
Further training pathways from this qualification include, but are not limited to BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management or other Advanced Diploma qualifications.

Expected Employment Outcome example
Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. For those with appropriate work experience, knowledge and skills gained from this diploma can help the candidate to take on the following management positions which includes but not limited to:

  • Business Manager or Business Development Manager
  • Manager or Office Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Entry to mid-level manager

Note: Completion of an Ironwood course does not guarantee an employment outcome

Units of Competency
Consistent with Qualification Rules and prerequisite requirements the qualification offered by Ironwood comprises the following 12 core and elective units of competence.

  1. BSBLDR501 Develop and use emotional intelligence (Core)
  2. BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan (Core)
  3. BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships (Core)
  4. BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness (Core)
  5. BSBADM502 Manage meetings
  6. BSBHRM513 Manage workforce planning
  7. BSBLDR503 Communicate with influence
  8. BSBMKG501 Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities
  9. BSBRSK501 Manage risk
  10. BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
  11. BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  12. BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment

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Commencement Dates
There will be monthly intake for on-shore students and a quarterly intake for overseas students. Please contact for confirmed dates.