Diploma in Management and Leadership

Diploma in Management and Leadership

This course is designed for practising middle managers and those aspiring to senior management who want to develop their core management skills such as managing resources, recruitment and information management.

  • Course Type Adult - Professional
  • Subject Area Leadership and Management
  • Qualification CMI Diploma
  • Study Mode: Part Time Only
  • Course Level Level 5
  • Location Bradninch Court
  • Course Length 48 weeks
  • Start Date Various (please see below)
  • End Date Various (please see below)
  • Day Various (please see below)
  • Times Various (please see below)
  • Fee £1495
  • Reduced Fee None.

With a more comprehensive structure, our Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership gives you all the key skills and competencies you’ll need to become an effective middle manager. A Diploma in Management and Leadership is the benchmark qualification for full CMI membership, taking you another step towards Chartered Manager status.

Classroom delivery from experienced managers and tutors with activities included throughout to support learners in being able to complete written assignments.

Dates are as follows –

Wednesday 11-Sep-19 16-Dec-20 09:30 – 14:30 48 £1495 Bradninch Court
Thursday 12-Sep-19 17-Dec-20 17:30 – 20:30 48 £1495 Bradninch Court
Tuesday 14-Apr-20 29-Jun-21 09:30 – 14:30 48 £1495 Bradninch Court

What topics will I study?

Diploma = 8 units

  • Principles of Management and Leadership in an Organisational Context
  • Developing, Managing and Leading Individuals and Teams to Achieve Success
  • Managing Stakeholder Relationships
  • Managing Projects to Achieve Results
  • Managing Change
  • Creating and Delivering Operational Plans
  • Managing Finance
  • Using Reflective Practice to Inform Personal and Professional Development

What can the course lead on to?
Upon successful completion of their qualification, learners are able to progress to further learning within the suite of Level 5 Qualifications in Management and Leadership – i.e. completing an Award and topping-up to Certificate or Diploma.

Learners may also wish to further their ongoing personal and professional development by accessing other CMI qualifications, such as the CMI Level 6 Qualifications in Management and Leadership with the goal of becoming a Chartered Manager.

Entry Requirements

Five GCSEs at Grade C (or Grade 4) and above although other relevant or prior work experience may also be considered as an alternative. Learners will need to have access to a PC with internet connection to access online resources and complete assignments.


All learners attending the course will have access to an online classroom which contains resources to support unit delivery as well as gaining CMI membership allowing them to use the CMI ManagementDirect library of resources.

Additional Costs


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