CMI Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership


CMI Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership

Course Overview: 

This internationally recognised qualification from the Chartered Management Institute provides learners with all the key skills and competencies required to become an effective middle manager. This qualification is the benchmark for full CMI membership, and to taking another step towards Chartered Manager status. The programme is tailored to suit the individual. The range of units combines strategic management knowledge, and, skills, with the process of how managers learn and work. They are designed to enable you to develop the skills needed to meet the challenge of today's dynamic, and, competitive work environment. There is a strong emphasis on practical skills, and, their application, as well as personal and professional development. The programme aims, above all, to provide a supportive and stimulating learning environment. The course duration for the Level 5 Diploma is twenty four 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, this Level 5 Management and Leadership Diploma qualification is suitable for middle and operational managers who have responsibilities for others, possibly having other team leaders, or first-line managers, reporting to them.

Course Delivery: 

With the advice and guidance of your tutor, you will need to meet the required minimum of 370 TUT (total unit time) to achieve this qualification. This is approximately 7-8 units depending on what you choose. There are no mandatory units they are all optional. This course includes 8 workshops of one day duration. After which you will receive:
at least 6 hours one to one contact time with your assigned tutor (this is for the extra units you select to meet the minimum required TUT)
ongoing advice and guidance throughout the duration of this course.

Assessment is via practical work-based assignments. This ensures you take minimum time away from work, and, that you undertake work study which is relevant to you.

Progression Opportunities: 

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

Additional Information: 

This course is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). The institute 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 – and offers a unique range of services for all management disciplines. Members receive free copies of the Professional Manager magazine, 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. Excellent feedback from students indicates how the training has impacted on their skills and businesses.

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