BSB51918 Diploma of leadership and management in Early Childhood Education and Care

Offered at our Brisbane & Gold Coast 

Course Code: BSB51918

Packaging Rules

12 units must be selected for this qualification BSB51918 Diploma Of Leadership and Management In Early Childhood Education and Care  including: 4 core units and 8 elective units (students must complete all 8 electives)

Course Description

RISE Education & Training offers a unique training experience for EC professionals to study in BSB51918 Leadership and Management in an Early Childhood Education and Care setting. Our training provides the skills required to effectively manage and support others to perform at their best, developing leadership qualities that will allow you to guide your service to achieve the highest possible outcomes against the National Quality Standards.

Entry Requirements

  • Learners must have completed the CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care or equivalent
  • Existing Educators who wish to take up a management position
  • Educational Leaders
  • Senior Educators who want to continue personal learning and development
  • Existing Managers and Directors


Online with a focus on practical skills application /12 – 24 months – Start any time!

Career Opportunities 

  • On successful completion of the program, students will receive a nationally recognised qualification for BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management.

Studying with RISE Education & Training ensures students will receive

  • An exceptional e-learning experience
  • Timely and concise learning and assessment support
  • Responsive service 
  • Tools to implement in daily service routines
  • Current and innovative resources

Material Required

Learners will need to access to a computer and the internet with the following specifications:

  • Microsoft Office 2003 or equivalent and
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 or Mac OS X

Learners will also need to access to a printer and the following applications:

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader and Macromedia Flash player


All the learners must be Fee for service for this training program.


 Fee for Service and Recognition of Prior Learning 

Qualification NameDiploma Of Leadership And Management In Early Childhood Education And Care
Course CodeBSB51918
Number of Units12
Enrollment Fee$200 non-refundable
Resource/Materials FeeNil
Cost per Unit$350
Student Concession Fee$4400

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

RPL is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge. Cost is $300 per unit.

Qualification NameDiploma Of Leadership And Management In Early Childhood Education And Care
Course CodeBSB51918
Number of Units12
Enrollment Fee$200 non-refundable
Cost per Unit$300
Student Concession Fee$3800

Course Units

  • BSBLDR511 Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan
  • BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
  • BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness
  • BSBLED501 Develop a workplace learning environment (Elective)
  • BSBLDR513 Communicate with influence (Elective)
  • BSBMGT502 Manage people performance (Elective)
  • BSBRSK501 Manage risk (co-assessed with BSBCOM503) (Elective)
  • BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment (Elective)
  • BSBINN601 Lead and manage organisational change (Elective)
  • BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development (Elective)
  • BSBCOM503 Develop processes for the management of breaches in compliance (Elective)

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