BSB61015

Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

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Enhance your high-level specialised industry relevant knowledge and skills with our Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.

In this nationally recognised course, you will learn the sought after skills focused on managing the strategic direction of business through leadership, financial management and comprehensive business operations. It is suited to dynamic leaders who wish to broaden their business perspective, enhance management capability and strengthen leadership behaviour.

Skills for Australia has recently published an updated version of this course. Please be advised that students will be transitioned to the new version at an appropriate point during the study period for this qualification. To find out more click here.

Overview

  • Course Fees
    $6,490 AUD
  • Duration
    2 Years
  • Delivery
    Individual students (online)

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  • Enrol anytime

    Study at your own pace, anywhere at anytime

  • Have access to expert trainers

    Subject Matter Experts offering support during your online experience

  • Study online

    Access to our online community of students and trainers

  • Receive great support

    Support in balancing your work/life and study

More about the course

$6,490 AUD
Course Duration

The estimated time to complete this course is:

  • 16 hours per week over a study period of up to 2 years.
  • Students can complete in a much shorter time depending on experience, role, and/or current practices.

 

This course comprises of:

  • on-the-job learning
  • workplace practice
  • self-directed study
  • assessment preparation.
Entry Requirements
  • Entry is open to all applicants with a suitable level of workplace responsibility allowing sufficient opportunity to demonstrate competency through completion of tasks related to their job role.
  • Please refer to our Admissions and Enrolment Policy for admission criteria and Technology Requirements to successfully complete this course.
Delivery Options
  • Individual students (online)
  • Customised in-house training for groups, corporations and organisations.

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Graduate Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to:

  • demonstrate senior leadership behaviour, and personal and professional competence
  • establish the strategic direction of the organisation, sustain competitive advantage and enhance competitiveness
  • run a business operation and be aware of the steps required to develop and implement business plan
  • develop and maintain a positive and productive workplace environment
  • sustain and develop an environment in which sustainability, continuous improvement, innovation and learning are promoted and rewarded
  • determine strategic change requirements and opportunities, and develop, implement and evaluate change management strategies
  • plan and establish knowledge management systems
  • undertake budgeting, financial forecasting and reporting requirements
  • manage risk across the organisation or within a business unit or area.

Future Job Outcomes

  • Business Development Manager
  • Senior Executive Manager
  • General Manager
  • Director.

Industry Recognition

Nationally Recognised Training (NRT)

  • BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management is a NRT qualification recognised across Australia.
  • On successful completion of the 12 units of competency in this course, you will be issued with an Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) Certificate and Record of Results.

University of New England (UNE)

  • Successful attainment of the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management will allow for articulation into higher awards including a range of undergraduate and postgraduate awards offered by the UNE Business School.* (*Applications must address UNE Program entry criteria. Enrolment fees are set annually by the UNE).

The Australian Association of Practice Management (AAPM)

  • 120 AAPM Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points^ are recognised  by AAPM upon full completion of this qualification. (^For more information on AAPM CPD points please click here).

Units of Competency

12 units of competency must be successfully completed to attain this qualification.

BSBMGT605 Provide leadership across the organisation

  • This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate senior leadership behaviour and personal and professional competence. Business ethics are also addressed in this unit.

BSBINN601 Lead and manage organisational change

  • This unit describes skills and knowledge required to determine strategic change requirements and opportunities; and to develop, implement and evaluate change management strategies.

BSBFIM601 Manage finances

  • This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to undertake budgeting, financial forecasting and reporting and to allocate and manage resources to achieve the required outputs for the business unit. It includes contributing to financial bids and estimates, allocating funds, managing budgets and reporting on financial activity.

BSBMGT617 Develop and implement a business plan

  • This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to run a business operation and covers the steps required to develop and implement a business plan.

BSBHRM602 Manage human resources strategic planning

  • This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to develop, implement and maintain a strategic approach to managing human resources in an organisation ensuring that the organisation has the structure and staff to meet current and foreseeable business and performance objectives.

BSBMGT616 Develop and implement strategic plans

  • This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to establish the strategic direction of the organisation, sustain competitive advantage and enhance competitiveness. It covers analysis and interpretation of relevant markets, capability assessment of the organisation and analysis of the organisation’s existing and potential competitors and allies. It also covers implementation of the strategic plan and developing specific actions and initiatives that will be undertaken by people working in various roles.

BSBDIV601 Develop and implement diversity policy

  • This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to research diversity and its importance to organisational activity and to draft, plan and implement diversity policy.

BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

  • This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to develop and implement a workplace sustainability policy and to modify the policy to suit changed circumstances.

BSBMGT615 Contribute to organisation development

  • This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to contribute to the creation of an organisation development plan which ensures that the organisation will become more effective over time in achieving its goals.

BSBMGT619 Identify and implement business innovation

  • This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to analyse the market context and current business processes to identify and implement opportunities for innovation and reform in an organisation.

BSBINM601 Manage knowledge and information systems

  • This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to develop and maintain information processing systems to support decision making; and to optimise the use of knowledge and learning throughout the organisation.

BSBRSK501 Manage risk

  • This unit describes skills and knowledge required to manage risks in a range of contexts across an organisation or for a specific business unit or area in any industry setting.

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