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Take the lead in your future

Over the length of this course you will develop key leadership skills in strategic and business planning, people development, change management and organisational innovation. You will learn how to better manage risk, and understand budgeting and financial management. You will also develop a broad range of work-ready skills and applications to operate at the highest levels of management. Our industry-experienced, expert teachers and supportive learning environment will help you reach your career goals. Course details

University Pathways

Payment options

$5000 VET Student Loan available



Key dates and info


Online: up to 18 months / up to 12 weeks per unit

Course details


  • Full Fee $4,680 - $7,800

Cost details

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How to enrol

Key dates

External Any time up to 12 weeks per unit Online
Any time Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Entry requirements

  • Have you completed a BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management? Yes, you're eligible to enrol; or
  • Have you completed more than 5 years working in a team environment? Yes, you're eligible to enrol; or
  • Have you completed a diploma qualification from a Business Services Training package (BSB) or any other qualification at the same or higher level?  Yes, you're eligible to enrol; or
  • Do you have relevant work or life experience (3 years or more) in the business or other fields? You may be ble to enrol, however you are required to have an interview with a teacher prior to enrolment.


Study from any location

Resources required

Text book ‘Advanced Diploma of Business, Management, Leadership & Management’ to be ordered from Smallprint  (08) 8275 9300 - $99 payable at time of ordering. Delivery time is usually about 7 days.


Flexible, online and self-paced studies. Students will have 12 weeks (60 study hours) from enrolment date to complete each unit enrolled into. It is recommended students only enrol into 1 unit at a time.


Students need to successfully complete 12 units to gain the qualification; 4 core and 8 electives.

BSBMGT605 Provide leadership across the organisation Core
BSBINN601 Lead and manage organisational change Core
BSBMGT617 Develop and implement a business plan Core
BSBFIM601 Manage finances Core
BSBRSK501 Manage risk Elective
BSBDIV601 Develop and implement diversity policy Elective
BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan Elective
BSBMGT616 Develop and implement strategic plans Elective
BSBHRM602 Manage human resources strategic planning Elective
BSBMGT615 Contribute to organisation development Elective
BSBMGT608 Manage innovation and continuous improvement Elective
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability Elective


Not all electives available at all campuses

Eligible students can RPL the course for $4,680

Please note that if students are wishing to access VET Student Loans to pay for their fees, they must meet the ‘Student entry procedure’ requirements; namely:

  • obtains a copy of a Senior Secondary Certificate of Education that has been awarded to the student by an agency or authority of a State or Territory for the student’s completion of year 12; or

  • the student is assessed as displaying competence at or above Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy; and that the VET provider reasonably believes that the student displays that competence.

More information will be available:

$4,680 - $7,800


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Full fee

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Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.


The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.


You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability. Further information about concessions.

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Additional costs

Text book ‘Advanced Diploma of Business, Management, Leadership & Management’ to be ordered from Smallprint  (08) 8275 9300 - $99 payable at time of ordering. Delivery time is usually about 7 days.


BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

Job prospects

  • Managers

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas will give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities. That means cutting down the amount of time you need to complete your degree, or even enrolling straight into the second year of your university course.

Our pathway partners include:

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You're ready if you have:

  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the student rules and refund policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland
  • If you are applying for a subsidised cost, please ensure you have all the relevant documents at time of enrolment

All done? Then you're ready to enrol

All done? Then head to the link below to complete your enrolment:

Enrolment options

By telephone: 1300 656 959. In person: at any TAFE Queensland North location.

Recognition of prior learning

Recognition of prior learning

Fast-track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner.

Find out more about RPL

More info:


Orientation for this Advanced Diploma will be a discussion with the course teacher at the commencement of study.

Last updated on 4 April 2017

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1300 656 959

University Pathways

Payment options

$5000 VET Student Loan available