CMI Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership


CMI Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership

Course Overview: 

The Level 5 qualifications are designed for middle managers as well as those aspiring to middle management. The course is relevant for those managers who want to sharpen their professional edge and enhance their effectiveness. The course duration for the Level 5 Award is three months. Students will be provided with Affiliate membership of the CMI through until the completion of their studies.

Entry Requirements: 

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However, participants will normally be either practicing, or, aspiring middle managers. They will have the opportunity to meet the assessment criteria through their own experiences, and have a background that will enable them to benefit from the programme

Course Delivery: 

You will complete the unit ‘Being a Leader’. This unit is about understanding and applying leadership skills, and, the understanding of ethical and cultural issues within the organisation. This course includes three workshops of one day duration each. After which you will receive on-going advice and guidance throughout the duration of the course. Assessment is via a practical work-based assignment. This ensures you take minimum time away from work, and, that you undertake work study which is relevant to you. For businesses who require in-company training, and, candidates who choose to study long distance, please contact us to find out more.

Progression Opportunities: 

On successful completion, a number of progression opportunities become available: • Enhance your professional status by upgrading your CMI membership. • Progress to other qualifications at the same level (e.g. CMI Level 5 Certificate in Management and Leadership, CMI Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership, CMI Level 5 Apprenticeship Programmes). • Progress to other qualifications at the next level (e.g. from Level 5 Certificate to Level 6 or 7 Certificate). • Apply to become a Chartered Manager.

Additional Information: 

The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) is the leading professional management organisation in the UK and the largest in Europe. It caters for all levels of management from students to senior executives. CMI members receive free copies of the Professional Manager magazine and have access to the CMI website and their Management Information Centre. Our experienced leadership and management team have extensive knowledge of private, public and third sector industries. Testimonials from previous students endorse and convey the impact that leadership, management and Chartered Manager qualifications have in the work place to enable individuals to develop personally and professionally. Up to 70% funding subject to eligibility


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