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, Management and Human Resources
  • Qualification CMI Diploma
  • Study Mode: Part Time Only
  • Course Level Level 5
  • Location Various – see below
  • Course Length 50 weeks
  • Start Date *Please see below
  • End Date *Please see below
  • Day *Please see below
  • Times 09.30-16.30, 17:30-20:30
  • Fee £1995.00
  • Reduced Fee

    N/A

  • Course Code *Please see below
Overview

The Diploma in Management and Leadership 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. With a more comprehensive structure, our Level 5 Diploma gives you all the key skills and competencies you will need to become an effective middle manager, as well as the ability to apply your learning in the context of another organisation or industry sector. 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 –

Day Start Finish Time Weeks Fee Site Course code
Tuesday 13-Sep-22 09-Jan-24 17:30-20:30 50 £1,995 Digital and Data Centre, IoT P5PDMLE0/1/1
Thursday 15-Sep-22 04-Jan-24 09:30-16:30 50 £1,995 Future Skills Centre P5PDMLE0/1/2
Monday 24-Apr-23 29-Sep-25 09:30-16:30 50 £1,995 Future Skills Centre P5PDMLE0/1/3

Teaching and learning methods

Workshop based teaching and in computer suites for practice sessions. Sessions are delivered by highly qualified industry specialists.

Assessment is via practical work-based assignments provided by CMI. This ensures that you undertake work study which is relevant to your own organisation’s context (if appropriate).

Modules and assessment

The Diploma gives you a fully comprehensive bank of the skills and knowledge required to be a manager as part of an organisation, as well as the ability to apply your learning in the context of another organisation or industry sector.

Units:

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

Career options and progression

On successful completion of a Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership, a number of progression opportunities become available:

  • Enhance your professional status by upgrading your CMI membership
  • Progress to other qualifications at the same level
  • Progress to other qualifications at the next level (e.g. from Level 5 Diploma to Level 7 Certificate)
  • Apply to become a Chartered Manager

Learners who are aspiring to a management role may progress to roles such as: Operations manager, Department manager, Regional manager, Centre manager, Divisional Manager, Specialist manager.

Entry Requirements

Five GCSEs at Grade C 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. CMI application form and interview with CMI tutor required.

Facilities

Professional classrooms with access to IT equipment and variety of books, journals and online resources through the College Learning Resource Centre. Access to computers at the multiple LRC locations.

CMI Student membership for the course duration.

 

 

Additional Costs

None

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