City & Guilds ILM Leadership and Management - Level 5 Diploma

Course Aims

To ensure that all members of the management team are equipped with the correct tools to enable them to face the multitude of challenges that they meet on a day-to-day basis, whilst being accountable for driving motivation and achieving goals throughout their teams and the organisation. The ILM programme  focuses on how to drive organisational performance through people by using effective leadership behaviours and innovation and change management techniques within the workplace.

This qualification is available as a concise Award, a broader Certificate or a very comprehensive Diploma. Each unit in this qualification focuses on a specific set of skills and knowledge, in six broad areas:

  • Working with people – a range of units including how to deal effectively with stress and conflict, manage workers, build excellent customer relations
  • Managing yourself and personal skills – including units that focus on assessing your own leadership performance, and developing critical thinking
  • Providing direction – such as leading teams to achieve organisational goals and objectives, and making strong and informed management decisions
  • Facilitating innovation and change – for example, build a culture of continued improvement, and lead people through change
  • Achieving results – such as managing for efficiency and effectiveness, and managing projects that get results
  • Using resources – including managing facilities and managing information

Who Is The Course Suitable For?

This qualification is designed for department heads, project, middle and developing managers and will allow the development of skills and experience, improvement of performance and preparation for senior management responsibilities.

This course can be undertaken by developing or senior managers as an independent qualification or following successful completion of the Certificate.

Price: 2950
Duration: 4 to 12 months
Certification: City & Guilds ILM Level 5 Diploma
Maximum candidates: 12

Course Objectives

Results for employee:

  • Use core management techniques to drive better results
  • Develop ability to lead, motivate and inspire
  • Provide strategic leadership as well as day-to-day management
  • Benchmark managerial skills
  • Raise profile in organisation

Impact for employer:

  • Encourage strategic thinking at this level of management, to foster business improvement
  • Engage middle managers with training and development – this qualification is designed to provide clear, measurable benefits to career-minded professionals
  • Customise this qualification to meet development needs

Additional Information

ILM Leadership and Management Level 5 Diploma

Modules included:

  • Becoming an Effective Leader
  • Managing Improvement
  • Managing Information
  • Motivating People in the Workforce
  • Understanding the Management Role to Improve Management Performance
  • Making Professional Presentations
  • Managing Projects in the Organisation
  • Managing for Efficiency and Effectiveness
  • Developing and Leading Teams to Achieve Organisational Goals and Objectives
  • Partnership Working
  • Management Communication

Programme duration approx 12 months, consisting of pre course work, 24 days classroom training, 2 support sessions and assignments.

Available Dates:

We do not currently have scheduled dates for this course. If you would like to enquire about future dates please complete the enquiry form on this page or call 01357 440222. We will always try to meet our customers' needs and schedule courses to suit whenever we can.


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