College Australia

Domestic Students


Diploma of Leadership and Management

Formulate new strategies in leadership with this high-level qualification. You will discover how to motivate others to excel and drive business outcomes sky high!

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Study online

No QLD Government Funding


Pay per unit

No workplace practical requirements

What can I expect?

This qualification will prepare you for a career path in management, where you will have the opportunity to inspire and motivate others. You will discover how to apply knowledge, practical skills, and experience in leadership and management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

At this level, you will display initiative and judgement in planning, organising, implementing, and monitoring your workload and the workload of others. Enhance your communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organisational or enterprise requirements. You will learn how to plan, design, apply, and evaluate solutions to unforeseen problems and identify, analyse, and synthesise information from various sources.

Career opportunities – where
will my studies lead me?

Corporate Services Manager






Why study a Diploma of
Leadership and Management?


Develop and lead a strategic transformation strategy that supports change in a dynamic context, including cultivating collaborative practices and reviewing strategic outcomes.


Learn to communicate with influence and create strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.


Learn how to articulate a clear vision and lead and motivate your team to reach their key performance goals and create successful business outcomes.


Develop and use emotional intelligence to maximise operational performance.

Entry requirements

Not applicable.

Workplace practical

Not applicable.

Course Duration


months full time


months part time

Nationally Accredited Qualification

Recognised by the Australian Government as meeting a set of standards that provide vocational outcomes and lead to employment

Pathways to University

Connecting you to Higher Education. Use your College Australia qualification as credit towards a University Degree or a Masters. 

Rolling Enrolment

Enrol anytime

Learning Method

Study online at your own pace on any device

Live Webinars

Coming soon!

Fees and Payment Options:

Course fees:



Pay $1500 upfront
and Pay $1877 completion

Pay Per Unit

Administration Fee of


upfront (non-refundable)

Total units: 12
Fee per unit: $285



Pay 50% upfront ($838.50)
and 50% upon completion ($838.50)

Administration fees are non-refundable. Each unit will require payment before the release of your next unit.

For more information, please refer to our Fees, Charges & Refund Policy.

You will be required to follow your training plan. This will be discussed and agreed upon at induction. If you do not meet the obligation of the agreed timeframe, other charges may be applicable. Maximum time frames are subject to volumes of learning and qualifications being superseded.

Further charges may be applied if student obligations are not met in accordance with the agreed timeframes stated in the student training plan, discussed and determined at induction. Maximum time frames are subject to recommended study load and potential nationally authorised changes to qualification criteria.

Qualification Structure:

A total of 12 units must be completed:


Core Units

Communicate with influence

Develop critical thinking in others

Lead and manage effective workplace relationships

Manage business operational plans

Develop and use emotional intelligence

Manage team effectiveness


Elective Units

Manage business risk

Develop organisational policy

Coordinate workforce plan implementation

Establish innovative work environments

Facilitate continuous improvement

Coordinate health and wellness programs

It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3!

We aim to help our students as much as possible. That’s why you can apply for and start your study journey in three easy steps.



Apply for the course you want with College Australia by completing the quick and easy online Enrolment Form. Click on the link below and choose the relevant qualification. When we receive your application, we will send you an email regarding the pre-enrolment eligibility requirements, including a Language Literacy and Numeracy assessment, Recognition of Prior Learning application and an outline of documentation required for your enrolment to proceed.


Meet your mentor

We will call you to confirm details, discuss eligibility, workplace and assessment requirements and ensure everything is correct.

This interview forms part of your orientation into your course and will allow you to ask further questions.

You will then be required to make payment.

Once payment is received, we will then send you the Confirmation of Enrolment (COE). This Includes details of your Educator and your Training Plan outlining the units you are undertaking and due dates


Commence your studies

You will receive an email with your login details. Remember these details and bookmark the login URL in your browser. Logging in will give you access to your first unit in the online portal.

Start on your first unit.

RPL students
Your Educator will contact you to progress the RPL process if you are undertaking this pathway.

Congratulations. You’re on your way to completing your new qualification!

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We provide a range of leading-edge online courses relevant to the real world, easily accessible and create pathways to successful job outcomes. Wherever your career aspirations lead you, you will graduate with a nationally recognised qualification to get you there.