Diploma of Leadership and Management

Jobs and Skills WA: Leadership and management courses
Leadership and management — What a great career move!

This course is perfect for experienced people who have never undertaken any formal leadership training, or for people  who want to boost their leadership and/or management skills in preparation for that next big career move! 

The skills and knowledge you'll gain include demonstrating leadership in the workplace; leading effective workplace relationships; coordinating business operational plans and strategies; managing budgets and financial plans; recruiting staff; identifying and managing risks; applying communication strategies in the workplace; how to lead and facilitate a team... and much more!

VET Student Loans (VSL)
Apprenticeship or Traineeship
Industry: Business and Finance
National course code: BSB50420 | WA State ID: BFR7

Choose a WA TAFE college that delivers this course

To find out more about doing this course at a WA TAFE college, select one of the TAFEs listed below to read their course descriptions. You'll also be able to see at which TAFE campus/es the course is delivered.

If you would like further information such as when the course is available and how to enrol, and details of course fees, or if you have questions about how the course is delivered, please follow the Find out more link to go to the TAFE's website where you will find full course details and contact information so that you can speak to the TAFE directly.

Become a leader in your field.

The Diploma of Leadership and Management aims to provide students with both academic knowledge and practical management skills.

This qualification is best suited to those looking to enhance their pre-existing leadership and management skills and knowledge to enable them to be a more effective manager. It would also suit those who are moving into a more mid-level position within their organisation.

Individuals at this level display initiative and judgment 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. They plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources.

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.

They may plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources.

Locations

Broome Campus
Derby Campus
Fitzroy Crossing Campus
Halls Creek Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia Campus
Pundulmurra Campus
Tom Price Campus
Wyndham Campus

Are you ready for a career as an outstanding leader of industry or business?

When you complete the Diploma of Leadership and Management you will have what it takes for a career as a team leader, middle manager or supervisor.

Gain these skills

  • build and lead a team
  • manage budgets and financial plans
  • recruit staff
  • identify and manage risks
  • play a leading role in project planning
  • manage projects

This qualification is offered as a dual qualification with BSB50215 Diploma of Business, saving you time and money. 

Completion of the Diploma of Leadership and Management opens up a range of further study options and it may give you advanced standing towards a university degree.

This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area.

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.

They may plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Choose a private training provider that delivers this course

This course is also available from registered training organisations (accredited private training providers) that are funded through Jobs and Skills WA. Select from the list below, and follow the link to the provider’s website for further information.

This program is delivered as a traineeship with training and assessment designed and documented in a Training Plan to suit the workplace and the development of practical skills to support the job role. The aim is to improve performance on the job to achieve better business outcomes.

This traineeship is designed for Individuals that 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.

Learn how to sharpen your own ability to apply solutions to a range of predictable and unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.

Call us today on (08) 9355 5400 to find out more!

Delivery location

Perth ​​​​​​​Metro

Apply the skills and experience in leadership and management roles across a range of business environments to support individuals, teams and the organisation to support organisational needs and goals.

This course is delivered as a traineeship with a combination of on-the-job training and online learning.

Delivery locations

Perth
Regional WA

Complete your Diploma of Leadership and Management to compliment your current experience and develop your ability to supervise teams and manage others!

You will develop skills in management, administration and performance to assist you towards a career path as a team leader, supervisor or manager and it provides a pathway to further study options including a university degree if you wish to continue your learning.

Training is delivered on the job and is flexible around your working schedule.

Call us today on 1300 046 744

Delivery location

Workplace

This qualification is offered via the Traineeship model, consisting of self-paced study, scheduled training sessions and on the job training. Theory and practical elements are delivered through virtual classrooms online, consisting of knowledge-based tests, observation reports and role plays.

Training sessions are scheduled according to the trainee and employer’s needs which usually consists of a minimum of one virtual classroom session a month.

Trainees will be working in a managerial role that can provide them with additional on the job training to support the qualification.

Delivery location

Workplace

Apply knowledge, practical skills and experience in leadership and management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts. 
This course is only available as a Funded Traineeship, delivered over a period of ‘Up to 24 Months’.

Stanley College offers you a range of support services such as English Language and Study Assistance programs, the Employment Liaison Team, the Student Support Team for your well-being and Trainer Support for your academic progress.

For further information including eligibility requirements, please contact us at 6371 9999 or visit our website.

Delivery location

West Perth

The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.