Our nationally recognised BSB52318 Diploma of Governance will provide you with a pathway to develop your skills in governance and director responsibilities.

  • Become a more effective company director
  • Designed to enhance skills as a board or committee members of companies, government, and not-for-profit groups
  • Only fully flexible, Nationally recognised, Diploma of Governance in Australia

This qualification applies to board of governance roles in the private, public not for profits and community sectors.

Individuals undertaking this qualification will typically be a board chairperson or a board member with special responsibility, a coordinator of quality governance or a committee member.

During this qualification you can work on building your own organisations governance framework and documentation so you are not just learning but you are actively working on continuous improvement and developing a governance framework for your business, not for profit or sporting group.


You can start anytime with our flexible individualised learning environment and complete your Qualification in 12-18 months.  You can attend informative workshops, virtual tutorials and or self pace through our Student Hub.

What you will find perhaps the most valuable is that through our modules we will actually be guiding you through developing a Governance Framework and Documentation for your business, not for profit or sporting group. So instead of just doing assessments for the sake of assessments you are actively making substantial business gains.  Study Your way .  

Costs and Payments

Flexible payment Options, competitive pricing for a quality education and no HEC’s debts or loans to pay off following your qualification. More information on Costs.


Our Student Learning System provides resources that you need to work independently through your studies knowing that you have access to coaching and mentoring from our trainers.

This qualification requires the following text book


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You can combine this qualification into a Double Diploma with Leadership and Management or Business. This course also provides credits to university degrees. Contact us for more information.


If you have significant industry experience you may be able to fast track your Qualification by being recognised for your prior learning and experience. More Information

Qualification Overview

Cluster 1 Introduction to Governance and Governance Responsibilities
 BSBGOV405 Undertake the roles and responsibilities of a committee or a board member
BSBGOV501 Review and apply the organisations constitution
BSBADM502 Manage Meetings
Cluster 2 Being an effective board member
 BSBLDR511 Develop and use emotional intelligence
BSBLDR513 Communicate with Influence
BSBGOV507 Manage board of committee and organisational conflict
Cluster 3 Board and Director Functions
 BSBGOV404 Communicate with community stakeholders
BSBGOV503 Conduct organisational strategic planning
 BSBGOV502 Recruit and coordinate committee members
Cluster 4 Board Compliance and Evaluation
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
BSBGOV504 Monitor organisational finances
 BSBCOM503 Develop processes for the management of breaches in compliance requirements