Diploma of Leadership and Management


Course Code
Study Area(s)
Business and Management
Course Length
Full-time(6 months)

Start Date(s): 05 February 2018
23 July 2018
End Date(s): Full time -22 June 2018
Full time- 07 December 2018 Part time- 1 year from Enrolment
Days and Time: Information provided upon enrolment

Course Overview

If a business career where you inspire and motivate others is your goal, we can help you get there.

Whether you’re a school leaver seeking a pathway to university or someone with work experience who wants to make a difference in a supervisory role, our Leadership and Management courses will kick start your career.

Our nationally accredited Diploma of Leadership and Management course is designed to develop leadership, communication and organisational skills for a variety of organisational or industry contexts.

This course may be studied at our Ricmond and Broadmeadows campuses.

University pathways
Our partnerships with leading Australian universities entitle many of our graduates to earn credits towards a degree, and some courses offer a guaranteed pathway to university.  Learn more about our courses that can lead to a university qualification here.


Click here for course modules


Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
BSBLDR501Develop and use emotional intelligence60
BSBLDR502Lead and manage effective workplace relationships50
BSBMGT517Manage operational plan70
BSBWOR502Lead and manage team effectiveness60


Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
BSBCUS501Manage Quality Customer Service40
BSBFIM501Manage Budgets And Financial Plans70
BSBHRM506Manage recruitment selection and induction pProcesses60
BSBMGT502Manage People Performance70
BSBMGT516Facilitate Continuous Improvement60
BSBPMG522Undertake Project Work60
BSBSUS501Develop Workplace Policy And Procedures For Sustainability50
BSBWOR501Manage personal work priorities and professional development60

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information.

What will I study?

You will undertake the Diploma of Leadership and Management. For a detailed list of units, please visit the modules tab listed below the course overview.

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.


For Business and Industry

We offer our business and industry clients customised workforce training, flexible delivery (when and where it suits you) and onsite assessments.

Call us on 1300 615 141 or contact us online for an obligation free consultation.

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

The fees listed below relate to 2018 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
Government Subsidised
Average annual course fee#
Average annual course fee#
Check your eligibility
Full Fee
Average annual course fee#

Table 2

Average material
fees per annum *


Average consumable
fees per annum*

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student.

Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as the Student Support Fee. 

2018 Student Services Fee (Table 3)

 Type of cohort:
Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2018: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None


The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH
760 570 $3.00 $0.60 $5.00

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2018. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees.

For more information about our fees structure, click here.

What costs and other fees should I expect?

Contact us on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.

Where and how can I study?

This course may be studied at our Broadmeadows and Richmond campuses.

What employment opportunities will I have?

This course may lead to employment in the following positions:

• Team leader
• Supervisor
• Line manager.

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

You will gain skills that include:

• Ability to apply emotional intelligence concepts
• Managing work priorities
• People management
• Project/change management
• Team effectiveness
• Customer service management
• Continuous improvement

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Diploma of Leadership and Management. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

Students completing this course will be able to apply and undertake the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.


How do I apply?

To apply for this course you must complete an online application by clicking the 'apply here' tab above or for further information call us on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email enquiries@kangan.edu.au.

How will I be selected for this course?

You will be required to attend an information session where you will undertake a short language, literacy and numeracy test.