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ILM Level 5 Award Leadership & Management

Subject Area

Business & Professional

Student Type

Adults

Study Mode

Distance Learning

What is the course about?

The ILM Level 5 programme in Leadership and Management is a flexible programme designed for middle managers and new aspiring senior managers seeking a thorough grounding in their role and responsibilities, plus the opportunity to consolidate and further develop the key skills and knowledge they need at this level. The course is accredited by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) and on completion of the course you will be awarded with an ILM certificate in leadership and management.

The skills acquired on this course include core management techniques to drive better results, the ability to lead, motivate and inspire, providing strategic leadership as well as day to day management, benchmarking your managerial skills, and raising your profile in your organisation.

Why should I choose the course?

The course can be studied flexibly around existing work commitments and can be accessed from home or the workplace via a multitude of digital devices such as laptops, PCs, iPads/tablets, and smart phones. This will provide you with a more flexible learning experience. The course is supported by highly experienced practitioners from the world of management through email support, regular group tutorials held via video conferencing technology, and opportunities for one-to-ones as needed. This course offers a great steppingstone for middle managers to progress to the higher level 7 qualification as well as progress their own careers within senior level management.

What will I learn?

There are up to eight units of study, which cover the skills and knowledge you need to be effective at this level. This includes crucial soft skills, critical thinking abilities, and finding and implementing innovative solutions. All units cover a broad range of core and specialist topics such as:

  • Managing improvement to achieve organisational goals
  • Managing individual development
  • Managing recruitment and developing successful teams
  • Managing own CPD and evaluating your own ability to lead others
  • Leading innovation and change
  • Principles of coaching and mentoring.

You will be assessed through a variety of methods such as assignments, reflective reviews, management reports, and presentations.

What will the course lead on to?

Successful completion of this course allows for progression on to the ILM Level 7 Leadership and Management qualification.

Are there any links with industry and university?

The tutors on the course have various industry connections which you may benefit from. This is an ILM accredited professional course. ILM is the leading provider of leadership courses in the UK, so you can rest assured that you will be trained to the highest possible standard.

What support is available?

We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.

Click here for learning support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/learning-support

Click here for finance support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/financial-support

Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?

The college offers a range of flexible learning opportunities to students. Professional qualifications are delivered within our specialist Business School and are supported through digital virtual learning environments and digital learning tools. Our tutors are highly experienced and skilled in their specialist professional sectors and enhance the courses they teach on with their excellent industry links.

What are the entry requirements?

To study for this qualification, you will need a relevant level 3 qualification or have significant experience of working within a leadership and management role.

What are my funding options?

For further information about funding, please contact our Learner Services Team on 01925 494400 or learner.services@wvr.ac.uk.

Are there any additional costs associated with the course?

There are no specific extra costs apart from access to IT and the internet, as well as any books or stationery you wish to purchase yourself.

Careers Information

Course options

09/01/2023

Duration
8 Weeks
Class Times
TBC
Location
Distance Learning
Day(s)
In your own time
Adult Fee
550
16-18 Fee
Contact College

17/04/2023

Duration
8 Weeks
Class Times
TBC
Location
Distance Learning
Day(s)
In your own time
Adult Fee
550
16-18 Fee
Contact College

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