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BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management

National ID: BSB50420 State ID: BFR7
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Fine-tune your leadership and management skills. 

Ready to take your career to the next level?

The Diploma of Leadership and Management covers a range of skills required to succeed in a role as a team leader, supervisor or general manager. You will learn how to communicate as a leader and engage emotional intelligence to plan and problem solve with your team. You will have the opportunity to enhance your operational, budgeting and financial planning skills, with a focus on creating a sustainable competitive advantage in the workplace. 

Students will gain skills in:

  • Communication as a leader 
  • Meeting with and leading teams 
  • Problem solving 
  • Emotional intelligence 
  • Operational planning 
  • Budgeting and financial planning 
  • Sustainability 
  • Conflict management
  • You have 3+ years of office or commercial experience and wish to progress into a team leader, supervisor or general manager role 
  • You have had some exposure to the supervision of junior staff 
  • You have previously completed a business qualification and wish to continue your growth in the leadership and management space 

Not all units and study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus.

You require a satisfactory level of literacy to read and write complex documents, as well as numeracy skills to collate and manipulate data. This course requires the ability to competently use the Microsoft Office suite and conduct online research.


National ID Unit title
BSBCMM511 Communicate with influence
BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others
BSBLDR523 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
BSBOPS502 Manage business operational plans
BSBPEF502 Develop and use emotional intelligence
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness


National ID Unit title
BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans
BSBHRM415 Coordinate recruitment and onboarding
BSBOPS501 Manage business resources
BSBSUS511 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
BSBTWK503 Manage meetings
BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace

This qualification prepares you for roles such as: 

  • Team leader 
  • Supervisor 
  • General manager 

Job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

For more information about job and career pathways, visit JobOutlook(opens in a new tab) or Jobs and Skills WA(opens in a new tab) .

  • Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management (external) 
  • University studies in business, commerce or organisational leadership 



Tuition fee*

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Our estimated fees are based on:

  • Full time study in 2023
  • A selection of elective units designed to meet local industry demand for skills (different unit selections will attract different fees)
  • For more information regarding eligibility and fees, please visit DTWD website 

These fees are estimates only and depend on your eligibility for government funding, concession rates, the units you choose to study or seek to be recognised under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Additional resource, material and/or equipment costs may apply. Visit our Fees and Charges page for more information, including on consumer rights.

Delivery locations and study options

Duration 1 year
When Date: 2023
Where Broome Campus
Derby Campus
Fitzroy Crossing Campus
Halls Creek Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia Campus
Newman Campus
Pundulmurra Campus
Tom Price Campus
Wyndham Campus

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