Qualification details

BSB50815 - Diploma of International Business (Release 2)


Usage recommendation:
Is superseded by BSB50120 - Diploma of Business 18/Oct/2020
Supersedes and is equivalent to BSB50807 - Diploma of International BusinessUpdated to meet Standards for Training Packages 24/Mar/2015

ReleaseRelease date
2 (this release) 30/Aug/2019
(View details for release 1) 25/Mar/2015


SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 591212 Import-Export Clerk 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0803 Business And Management 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 421 Diploma 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Commerce,Logistics,Education Administration 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Import/Export Manager,International Freight Forwarder,Trade Manager 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 591212 Import-Export Clerk 30/Jul/2015 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0803 Business And Management 30/Jul/2015 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 421 Diploma 25/Mar/2015 
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Modification History



Release 2

This version first released with BSB Business Services Training Package Version 5.0.

Version created to update Elective Unit list.

Release 1

This version first released with BSB Business Services Training Package Version 1.0.

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in various positions across a variety of industry sectors who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base in international business management. They may demonstrate a range of managerial skills to ensure that international business activities are conducted effectively in an organisation or business area. Typically they would have responsibility for the work of other staff and lead teams in conducting international business activities.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements


Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 8 

This qualification has no core units. 

8 elective units must be selected, of which: 

  • 5 elective units must be selected from the Group A units listed below
  • 1 elective unit must be selected from either the Group A units or Group B units listed below
  • 2 elective units may be selected from the Group A or Group B units listed below, from this Training Package, or from any current accredited course or endorsed Training Package at this qualification level or Certificate IV or Advanced Diploma level.

Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

Elective Units 

Group A 

BSBFIA501 Report on finances related to international business

BSBMKG511 Analyse data from international markets

BSBMKG512 Forecast international market and business needs

BSBMKG513 Promote products and services to international markets

BSBMKG516 Profile international markets

BSBMKG517 Analyse consumer behaviour for specific international markets

BSBREL501 Build international client relationships

BSBREL502 Build international business networks

Group B 

BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service

BSBFIM501 Manage budgets and financial plans

BSBINM501 Manage an information or knowledge management system

BSBINN501 Establish systems that support innovation

BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment

BSBLED501 Develop a workplace learning environment

BSBMGT502 Manage people performance

BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan

BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement

BSBPMG521 Manage project integration

BSBPMG511 Manage project scope

BSBPMG512 Manage project time

BSBPMG513 Manage project quality

BSBPMG514 Manage project costs

BSBPMG515 Manage project human resources

BSBPMG516 Manage project information and communications

BSBPMG517 Manage project risk

BSBPMG518 Manage project procurement

BSBPMG522 Undertake project work

BSBRSK501 Manage risk

BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

BSBWHS521 Ensure a safe workplace for a work area

BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development

BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness

Qualification Mapping Information

Supersedes and is equivalent to BSB50807 Diploma of International Business.


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