nationalreco This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply knowledge, practical skills and experience in leadership and management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

Individuals at this level display initiative and judgement in planning, organising, implementing and monitoring their own workload and the workload of others. They use communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organisational or enterprise requirements.


Qualification Pathways

After successfully completing the Diploma of Leadership and Management, students may apply for the:

  • BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.
  • Courses listed are not necessarily offered by ACFE. Please check ACFE the website for current course offerings.
  • Courses listed are not necessarily offered by ACFE. Please check ACFE the website for current course offerings.

Course mode and duration

The course is provided through classroom delivery and self-study. This course will be delivered and assessed over52weeks (inclusive of term breaks and holidays) with students completing face-to-face training for the classroom at the Australian Centre of Further Education.

Entry Requirement

  • Prospective students are required to successfully complete a Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment, administered ACFE which may be via CSPA or using the ACFE diagnostic tool.
  • International students may provide proof of a level of English proficiency of IELTS level 5.5 or equivalent.
  • Participants for this course must be 18 years of age or over and who have at least had two years full-time work experience or its equivalent.
  • Note: Some Student visa applicants are required to provide the results of an English language test.
  • All applicants must demonstrate an interest in, knowledge of, and suitability for work in the business industry. This will be assessed during apre-training interview conducted prior to enrolment. International students will be required to attend a Skype or phone interview as parts of the course selection process.

Learning and Assessment Strategy

A range of the following assessment methods will be used to assess the students:

  • Role Play /Simulated Workplace
  • Written Test/ Oral Questioning
  • Project
  • Case Study/Scenarios/Report

Course Fees

  • International Students: $9500 (includes application fee)
  • Application Fee: $250 (non-refundable)

Job roles

The job roles that suit this course include:

  • Team Leaders
  • Call Centre Managers
  • Branch Managers
  • Senior Managers
  • Operations Managers