Diploma of Leadership and Management

Leadership and management is experiencing a massive shortage of skills. This course provides managerial employment opportunities across all sectors and industries. This is a 12-month program with face-to-face workshops plus self-paced learning. Students can aim to complete in a shorter timeframe.

*This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.


12 Months


Total 12 Units

delivery mode



Government Funded

units of competency

Core Units
  • BSBLDR511 Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
  • BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness
  • BSBMGT517 Manage operation plan
Elective Units
  • BSBMGT502 Manage people performance
  • BSBWHS521 Ensure a safe workplace
  • BSBHRM405 Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff
  • BSBADM502 Manage meetings
  • BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service
  • BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • BSBLED501 Develop a workplace learning environment
  • BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement

Mitch Howard

Trainer & Assessor

Mitch has a strong reputation for high quality content, thought provoking delivery, successful outcomes, and enjoyable learning experiences. This is coupled with an extensive, real world management and leadership background.

This Qualification equips individuals with core leadership competencies needed to thrive within the workplace. Learn how to build mentoring, coaching and management capabilities to effectively lead a team or to work as a valued member of a team in any industry or work setting.

Entry Requirements

There is no pre-existing skills and knowledge requirements. However, prior skills and knowledge relating to project management is advantageous. Living Planit requires that you must:

  • be aged 18 years or over
  • hold a minimum of a Higher School Certificate (or equivalent)
  • complete the LLN test during the enrolment process
  • be able to commit to the course duration and time commitment

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Government Funding

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government. 

Are you:

  • 15 years old or over?
  • no longer at school?
  • living or working in NSW?
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen?

If you answered “Yes” to all four questions, then you’re eligible to enrol in a government-subsidised course with Living Planit.

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Assessment process might include some or all of the following:

  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and/or Credit Transfer
  • Class activities and presentations
  • Underpinning Knowledge Questions (UKQs)
  • Performance Assessments (workplace or case study provided)
Recognition of Prior Learning / Credit Transfer

Work experience or formal qualifications you have might count towards your course if you have previously undertaken study at a recognised training organisation or have some relevant work experience you might gain credit towards specific units in a course shortening the time you need to study.

For more information, visit

  • BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management
  • BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management
IT Requirements
Participant Handbook

We want to support you every moment of your time with us. Our friendly support team and trainers will help you with any enquiries you may have and support you achieveing your career goals. 

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Living Planit is a proud member of AIPM and GAPPS, meaning our courses meet the standards of project management industry



As a registered Training organisation (RTO 40552), Living Planit provides nationally recognised part and full qualifications



As a NSW Smart and Skilled training provider, Living Planit provides government-funded training programs to individuals and corporations