Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management


Program Description

Who is this course for?

This course is designed to develop the knowledge and skills required to undertake administrative work across all industries, such as developing work priorities, coordinating customer service strategies, ensuring a safe workplace and producing complex business documents.

Assessment Summary

Theory and practical knowledge skills are assessed within a classroom, simulated workplace environment providing access to the required resource identified in the unit of competency assessment conditions and reflect the business services environment. Students will also be required to complete assessment tasks in their own time.

Assessment is completed using a range of assessment methods. Assessment methods will cover written questions, scenarios, projects, observations, and presentations.

Learning Outcomes

This qualification aims to equip participants with business, managerial, marketing and human resource management skills.

Graduates may pursue a business career in a public or private sector, in roles as an administrator, a project officer, or a business owner.

Delivery Mode

For each unit, students will be required to attend face to face classes, and complete self-paced activities and assessment tasks.


Students who successfully complete the assessment requirements for BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management will be issued with a certificate or a Statement of Attainment for a partially completed qualification.

Students may go onto complete other advanced diploma courses or progress to undergraduate study specifications.


Day Timetables will consist of 4 sessions delivered in 2 days + self-directed learning:

Day 1

(Session 1) 9:00AM – 1:00PM

(Session 2) 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Day 2

(Session 1) 9:00AM – 1:00PM

(Session 2) 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM

*Please note that the timetable is subject to change. FOCUS reserves the right to make adjustments to the timetable of all its classes to best suit the academic requirements of the programs. Each VET batch in a course has been allocated with space for 16 hours per week. The 4-hour self-directed learning may take place on campus or off campus. Students may use the computer lab space or classroom space based on availability.

Units of Competency

  • BSBFIM601 Manage finances
  • BSBINN601 Lead and manage organizational change
  • BSBMGT605 Provide leadership across the organization
  • BSBMGT617 Develop and implement a business plan
  • BSBMGT616 Develop and implement strategic plans
  • BSBDIV601 Develop and implement a diversity policy
  • BSBRSK501 Manage risk
  • BSBHRM602 Manage human resources strategic planning
  • BSBMGT608 Manage innovation and continuous improvement
  • SBMGT615 Contribute to organization development
  • BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan
  • BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

Entry Requirements

Year 12 Completed (Or equivalent in home country) / 5.5 IELTS or Equivalent

2018 Intake Dates

15th of January / 19th of February / 09th of April / 14th of May / 2nd of July / 06th of August / 24th of September / 29th of October

Course Fees

Tuition Fee: AU$9000

Material Fee: AU$100

Enrollment Fee: AU$200

Duration and Study Arrangements

78 weeks

Last updated Jul 2018

About the School

FOCUS Learning is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) ) and a NEAS accredited English Language School, , located in the center of the CBD in Melbourne, Australia.

FOCUS Learning is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) ) and a NEAS accredited English Language School, , located in the center of the CBD in Melbourne, Australia. Read less