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ILM Level 5 Certificate Leadership & Management

Subject Area

Business & Professional

Student Type

Adults

Study Mode

Distance Learning

Course Type

Professional Studies

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 course is 20 weeks in length and includes a two-hour online induction, seven group tutorials using video conferencing technology, and independent study supported by tutors through email.

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 three 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. Units include:

  • Understanding the organisational environment
  • Understanding the organisational context and culture
  • Developing and leading teams to achieve organisational goals.

You will be assessed through written assignments which help to develop reflective practice.

What will the course lead on to?

Successful completion of this course allows progression on to 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.

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?

This course is for those who are managing people within thier role. There are no formal entry requirements to study on this course, however a pre-course assessment and course discussion will be required to ensure you are suitable for the course.

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.

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Duration
12 Weeks
Class Times
18:00 - 20:00
Location
Distance Learning
Day(s)
Wed
Adult Fee
650
16-18 Fee
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