Acquire highly regarded, invaluable communication techniques, leadership skills and more to become an effective leader in any industry or setting. Guide your organisation or department to meet their goals and advance in your career.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Communicate with influence and negotiate
Develop critical thinking in colleagues and staff
Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
Foster successful teamwork and solo work in an organisation
Manage business operational plans
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Communication and negotiation techniques for complex workplace discussions
Exposure to real business documentation, legislation and policy
The ability to lead and manage effective workplace relationships
Confidence to guide colleagues and staff to reach their goals
A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.
This course is offered as a traineeship. Enquire today to check the eligibility requirements.
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Experience leading or supervising teams
Strong communication skills
Access to a strong and stable internet connection as part of this course is offered via online learning
The ability to access and navigate the internet and use Microsoft Office suite
Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) at a Year 12 high school level
TAFE NSW may ask you to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills test. This skills test helps us to understand your individual study needs, to design an individualised plan that supports your study success and ensures your LLN skills match the demands of the course.
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like:
Corporate General Managers manage commercial, industrial, governmental or other organisations through departmental managers and subordinate executives.
Other jobs include: Senior manager, Departmental manager, Project manager, Business manager and Small to medium sized business owner
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Diploma of Leadership and Management does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Diploma of Leadership and Management does not have any post-graduate courses.
The Diploma of Leadership and Management does not have any related courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Diploma of Leadership and Management qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 12 , including 6 core and 6 speciality units.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.
TAFE NSW Disability Support Service
TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support
TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)
TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service
TAFE NSW Libraries
Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential
Smarthinking - online access to a tutor
LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills
Student associations – get social with our student community
On campus, online and blended study environments; at TAFE NSW your learning works with your lifestyle. Heart your favourites, compare courses and discover what works for you.