This valuable double qualification combines the knowledge of business and management which delivers important skill sets to professionals who wish to enhance their career.

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This is a nationally accredited qualification

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Sounds just like the course you're after? Speak with a career consultant to discover what it's like to study the Dual Diploma of Business and Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB50215/BSB51915) – send us an enquiry and we'll get in touch.

Course Description

This Dual Diploma is delivered by expert trainers in one of three delivery methods: online, classroom, or blended.

The online training program is our most popular delivery method and provides access to a fully customised e-learning environment, MyUpskilled. MyUpskilled includes powerpoint resources, reading materials, discussion boards, forums, access to assessments, resources, videos (including access to the video training library) and blogs.  The course is conducted over a 12 month period with one unit of competency expected to be completed each month.
Classroom and Blended delivery formats are also available, but subject to minimum numbers. Please contact our Education managers to find out more about our face-to-face options.

Course Features

All students will be provided with a relevant text book: Nankervis, A. Baird, M. Coffey, J. Shields, J. (2014) Human Resource Management Strategy and Practice 8th Ed. Cengage Learning, Australia and Smallprint Learner Guides for the units that are not covered by this text which include: BSBWHS401,  BSBLED501, BSBPMG522

  • Access to fully customised online learning platform, MyUpskilled
  • Access to the Student Support Services (Help desk) where students can receive support and assistance in the use of the LMS as well as any administration enquiries
  • Regular contact with their trainer via email, telephone and/or LMS communication tools
  • Trainer/Student Messaging System
  • Webinars - both live and recorded sessions
  • Unlimited access to world leading video training provider
  • Access to Upskilled's Student Rewards Program


Graduates of this training program receive the nationally accredited awards BSB50215 Diploma of Business and BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership & Management.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal prerequisites for this qualification. Preferred pathways for candidates considering the Diploma of Management include:

  • Certificate IV in Leadership & Management [BSB42015] or other relevant qualification
  • Demonstrated competency in a majority of units required for the Cert IV in Leadership & Management (or other)
  • Vocational experience, but without a formal management qualification

Students will be required to have regular access to a computer and internet access to complete this course.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

RPL is available for each Unit of Competency based on relevant workplace experience, formal training, or other expertise. To apply for RPL, please submit documentation in portfolio form for evaluation by Upskilled assessors.

Unit Outline

The Dual Diploma comprises 15 units of competency as identified in the National Business Services Training Package. All units must be successfully completed to attain both the Diploma of Business and Management.

Unit Code
Unit Name
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
BSBADM502 Manage meetings
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness
BSBMGT502 Manage people performance
BSBHRM506 Manage recruitment, selection and induction processes
BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service
BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
BSBMGT515 Manage operational plan
BSBLED501 Develop a workplace learning environment
BSBMGT403 Implement continuous improvement
BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
BSBHRM513 Manage workforce planning
BSBLDR501 Develop and use emotional intelligence
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
BSBRSK501 Manage Risk

Career Outcomes

The diploma is appropriate for participants currently working in a senior business and/or managerial role. They regularly oversee the work of others, or perform specialised roles that require applied strategic leadership. It will also have professional resonance for individuals engaged in the management, marketing, communications, accounting, compliance, and information technology functions of their respective organisations. Relevant roles vary by industry sector and include:

  • Coordinator
  • Leading Hand
  • Supervisor
  • Team Leader

Flexible Payment Options

Upskilled offers three flexible payment options for our students. Enquire now for more information on payment methods and government funding.

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Total course cost: $5,444

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Total course cost: $6,405

Government subsidies

No government funding available

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