Diploma of Leadership and Management

BSB51918 | CRICOS: 098732J

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Upgrade your career in leadership and management with this high-level qualification.

Do you have a passion for leadership and effective management? If so, the Diploma of Leadership and Management is for you.

You’ll gain the necessary knowledge and skills required to become a manager in business, human resources and sales.

By pursuing this career, you open up a plethora of fantastic employment prospects in the leadership and management industry. With Australia’s management, human resources, and business industries exhibiting strong growth and attractive earning capacities, you can enter this career path knowing you are in high demand in the workforce.

Course Overview

Good leadership and management is crucial for the success of any organisation. This qualification sets the foundation for strong management skills with a focus on productivity, managing and motivating people, and implementing strategies to further improve efficiencies and service delivery.

The skills and knowledge you gain in this course will enable you to secure a position in a small, medium or large-sized business at a supervisory or management level.

Course Duration
52 weeks
Entry Requirements

IELTS 5.5 or equivalent* (No band below 5.0).

Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent in the student’s home country).

Students who have not completed high school must have relevant work experience or a qualification that indicate a likely success of course completion.

Tuition fees

From $6,000**

Intake Dates
Every 6 weeks starting 29/01/19. See the PDF for all intake dates.

*Alternatively, students are required to take a pre-test before enrolment.

**Additional costs include: $300 materials; $250 enrolment fee; this is a guide only, please contact QAT for the exact cost.

Course Highlights

  • This course will equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to become a qualified manager in business, human resources and sales.
  • This qualification is nationally recognised.
  • Our trainers are qualified, industry-experienced professionals who provide one-on-one support to ensure you have the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the field.
  • Students will be trained in real world settings and acquire job-ready skills through their training.
  • Successful completion of this course will enable you to work as a manager in business, human resources, or sales, or complete further study with our university pathways.

Course Units

Manage quality customer service
Interpret market trends and developments
Develop and use emotional intelligence
Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
Lead and manage team effectiveness
Manage people performance
Manage recruitment, selection and induction process
Manage personal work priorities and professional development
Manage meetings
Manage operational plan
Plan and Implement Administrative Systems
Manage project scope

Career Opportunities

Job prospects upon successful completion of this course include:

  • Business manager
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Sales Team Manager

Further Study

Upon successful completion of this course, students can pursue further studies from our wide range of university pathways.

Our pathways for this course include the following degrees:

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Commerce
  • Hotel Management
  • Hospitality
  • Law (Paralegal Studies)
  • Legal and Justice Studies
  • Information Technology
  • Tourism

Students can have up to 8 units credit (1 year) transferred.

For more information on our university pathways, please see Pathways.


Graduates can also choose to immediately commence their business career.

What students are saying about QAT

“I had the opportunity to study at QAT, great people and great staff. I had many experiences, I had difficult moments and sometimes hard to express my frustrations, however the trainers always were there to support me, been patient with me they help me to continue until the end."
Leidy From Colombia
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