BSB61015 – Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply specialised knowledge and skills, together with experience in leadership and management, across a range of enterprise and industry contexts. Individuals at this level use initiative and judgement to plan and implement a range of leadership and management functions, with accountability for personal and team outcomes within broad parameters.

They use cognitive and communication skills to identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources and transfer their knowledge to others, and creative or conceptual skills to express ideas and perspectives or respond to complex problems.

Entry Requirements

There are no stated entry requirements for this qualification

Study Pathways

After successfully achieving BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, eligible students may develop through the Leadership and Management pathway to:

  • BSB80315 Graduate Certificate in Leadership Diversity; or
  • BSB80515 Graduate Certificate in Management (Learning) to
  • BSB80215 Graduate Diploma of Strategic Leadership; or
  • BSB80615 Graduate Diploma of Management (Learning

Modes of Delivery

  • Face to Face
  • Online and Blended


Online Learning: 1800 hours
Blended Learning: 78 weeks

Career Opportunities

Graduates at this level will have broad knowledge and skills for paraprofessional/highly skilled work as:

  • Senior administrator
  • Senior executive

Course Structure

Total 12 Units: 4 Cores* + 8 Electives
BSBFIM601* Manage finances
BSBINN601* Lead and manage organisational change
BSBMGT605* Provide leadership across the organisation
BSBMGT617* Develop and implement a business plan
BSBDIV601 Develop and implement diversity policy
BSBINM601 Manage knowledge and information
BSBMGT608 Manage innovation and continuous improvement
BSBMGT615 Contribute to organisation development
BSBMGT616 Develop and implement strategic plans
BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

Exit Point/Award

Students that successfully complete all 12 units of competency as stated in the Course Structure will be issued with BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management. Students who successfully complete some units of competency will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for the nationally accredited unit(s) in which they have been deemed competent.