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  • Leadership & Management

Start Dates

1 June 2021 – Course induction date: 25 May

About the course

This course provides you with the opportunity to develop and enhance your management skills. Through studying and applying theoretical frameworks around the field of management you will apply your learning in a practical approach, allowing you to become more competent and confident as a manager.

The course is delivered in partnership with Mindful Education, and combines online learning with face-to-face lessons in the classroom.

Entry requirements

Minimum level 2 or equivalent in maths and English. Learners must be working in a suitable role, ideally as a middle manager.

All applicants will need to attend an interview either face to face or via telephone prior to the course starting.

How much does it cost?

The fee for this course is: £1,950.00

Full funding is available for this course for the following:

19 to 23 year olds who do not already hold a full L3 qualification.

Adults aged 24 and over who do not already hold a full level 3 qualification

A full L3 qualification is the equivalent of an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or two full A levels. 

The course can also be funded through an Advanced Learner Loan

Who is it suitable for?

This qualification is ideal if you are have management responsibilities but no formal training, and are serious about developing your abilities. It’s particularly suited to practising team leaders seeking to move up to the next level of management, and managers who need to lead people through organisational change, budget cuts or other pressures.

Awarding Body

CMI

Why study?

Study Method – Online and On Campus

We have partnered with Mindful Educationto deliver this course through our Online and On Campus model. 

Online video lectures are available on demand, and can be viewed from your phone, tablet or computer, meaning you can choose how, when and where you want to study. Each lesson lasts around 45 minutes and is accompanied by animations and motion graphics to bring concepts to life. Exercises, interactive case studies and analytical tools help to enhance the learning experience further.

On campus, you benefit from regular college classes – without having to commit to attending multiple evenings each week. An experienced college tutor will discuss and reinforce what you have learnt during your online study and will be on hand to provide guidance on progress and assessment. Discussion and debate with classmates will help you apply theories to situations you face in the workplace.

The UK currently lags behind its G7 competitors’ average productivity levels by an average of 18%. Poor management is estimated to cost the UK £84bn in lost productivity per year. Closing the productivity gap means recognising the pivotal role of management and leadership skills in improving productivity and a national focus on replacing ‘accidental managers’ with confident, competent, qualified managers.

Where will this course take me?

On successful completion of a Level 3 qualification in Leadership and Management, a number of progression opportunities become available:

  • Progress to other qualifications at the same level (e.g. Level 3 Diploma in Leadership and Management)
  • Progress to other qualifications at the next level (e.g. level 4 management)
  • Progress into a middle management role

Core modules

  • Principles of Management and Leadership
  • Managing a Team to Achieve Results
  • Building Stakeholder Relationships using Effective Communication
  • Contributing to the Delivery of a Project
  • Managing Daily Activities to Achieve Results
  • Managing Data and Information
  • Managing Own Personal and Professional Development

How will I be assessed?

Written assignments for each unit

Will I have to provide anything?

You need to bring your own mobile device that can connect to the College Wi-Fi e.g. tablet, smartphone etc.

I'm interested. What should I do now?

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