Diploma of Management

Qualification Overview

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are engaged to manage the work of others or to add value to or review management practices. Their role may be in any industry or organisational setting. Typically people in these roles will have considerable experience in their respective industries or vocational areas and combine an informed perspective of specific work requirements with their managerial approaches. The qualification requires a sound theoretical knowledge base and managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate own work or the work of a team.

Participants may include

Current workers in the business or management positions industry wishing to add to their career opportunities
Students who wish to continue study Diploma to increase their employment opportunities

Job Opportunities

  • Employee relations
  • Events Management
  • Management consulting
  • Policy development
  • Program coordinator
  • Executive officer
  • Senior Administrator
  • Program consultant

Qualification Structure


Learning Mode

  • On campus
  • Online

Assessment Method

  • Written test
  • Demonstration and Observation
  • Portfolio
  • Individual Assessment
  • Written Report

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements to this qualification stated in the training package, however, the ACET has developed its own entry requirements:

  1. Applicants 18 years and above who have satisfactorily completed year 11 or equivalent or
  2. Applicants 18 years and above with no formal qualifications who can provide evidence and sufficient work experience in business management or supervisory position. or
  3. Applicants 18 years and above with no formal qualifications who can be assessed for skills that would qualify to undertake this training, and
  4. Must complete Literacy and Numeracy Test and the Pre-Training Review.

Completion of the Qualification

Upon successful completion of this qualification, you will receive a nationally recognised qualification BSB51107 Diploma of Management issued by the Australasian College of Education and Training (ACET).

Australasian College of Education and Training (ACET) is a Registered Training Organisation (Provider Number: 121666) registered with the Australian Skills and Qualifications Authority (ASQA).

Qualification Availability

ACET has regular monthly intakes for each of its qualifications. Please contact ACET for confirmation of the commencement date for the next available intake.

Future Study Pathways

After achieving BSB51107 Diploma of Management, individuals may undertake BSB60407 Advanced Diploma of Management, other Advanced Diploma qualifications or a bachelor degree in a Business/Management stream at any Australian university or higher education provider.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Candidates may be able to shorten the length of their chosen qualification by supplying evidence of their previous training, employment experience or other life skills that directly relate to the qualification competencies. The evidence must be valid, sufficient and authentic.

Contact ACET directly to discuss your previous experience and we will be able to guide you through the RPL process.

Note: ACET is Not an Approved RPL provider under the Victorian Training Guarantee funding

Credit Transfer (CT)

Students may be able to shorten the length of their chosen qualification by taking into account previous studies. ACET recognises Australian registered training organisations for credit transfers. Credit Transfers will be granted upon the receipt of sufficient evidence to support the application.

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