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Are you ready to take your career in the automotive and fleet industry to the next level? Swinburne University, in collaboration with the Australasian Fleet Management Association (AfMA), offers a specialized Diploma of Leadership and Management tailored to the unique needs of professionals operating in the dynamic world of fleet and automotive management.

This specialised is program tailored to meet the unique demands of professionals in the automotive and fleet industries. It is an industry-focused diploma that serves as an invaluable stepping stone for individuals seeking to enhance their leadership and management skills within the dynamic automotive and fleet landscape.

Program Overview

This industry-focused diploma serves as a valuable stepping stone in your career, providing essential leadership and management skills vital for success in the automotive and fleet sectors. Developed through a collaborative effort between Swinburne University and AfMA, the program is crafted to support and enhance the skills of individuals working across various departments, including finance, sales, operations, and customer service.

Program Highlights

  • Industry Contextualisation: Developed in partnership with AfMA, the program is specifically designed to address the challenges and opportunities faced by professionals in fleet and automotive management. It covers essential skills applicable across various departments, including finance, sales, operations, and customer service.
  • Versatility of Core Skills: The diploma equips participants with core skills applicable to multiple facets of the automotive and fleet industries, ensuring that graduates can contribute effectively across departments.
  • Real-world Relevance: Focused on the day-to-day challenges and opportunities inherent in managing portfolios and teams, the program emphasizes effective leadership tailored to the specific needs of the automotive and fleet sectors.
  • Online Virtual Classroom: The diploma program utilizes an online virtual classroom hosted by Swinburne University. These interactive sessions provide a dynamic and engaging learning environment, supporting clear and simple progression pathways for learners. The diverse range of assessment types ensures a comprehensive understanding of the subject matter.

Curriculum Highlights

The program consists of 13 units of competency, going beyond regulatory requirements to include crucial subjects such as Manage Business Risk and Manage Budgets & Financial Plans, recognizing their paramount importance in the realm of Fleet Management.

  1. Manage business operational plans
  2. Undertake project work
  3. Facilitate change
  4. Develop and use emotional intelligence
  5. Establish innovative work environments
  6. Develop critical thinking in others
  7. Manage team effectiveness
  8. Manage people performance
  9. Lead difficult conversations
  10. Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
  11. Communicate with influence
  12. Manage business risk
  13. Manage budgets and financial plans

Course Fees

Take advantage of a limited-time offer! The course fees have been reduced from $7,500 to $5,600, demonstrating AfMA’s commitment to driving value for the industry.

Industry Scholarships

AfMA recognizes the importance of professionalizing the automotive and fleet industries and, in collaboration with corporate partners, offers industry scholarships. These scholarships cover 50%, 70%, or even 100% of the course fees, supporting individuals dedicated to advancing their careers in these industries. Applications for scholarships are open until November 30, 2023.

  • Apply for Scholarship: Interested candidates can apply for scholarships by submitting the registration form available on the AfMA website.
  • Scholarship Categories:
    • Corporate Partner Scholarships (50% paid)
    • Women in Fleet Scholarships (70% paid)
    • Industry Leaders Scholarships (100% paid)

Enroll Today

For more information and to register your interest, complete the form and email it to [email protected]. Don’t miss this opportunity to elevate your career and become a leader in the automotive and fleet industries.

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