This qualification recognised by the Institute of Leadership & Management is aimed at project managers, department heads, other practicing middle managers and those preparing for senior management roles. The course will develop core managerial techniques in order to drive better results and also enhance your ability to lead and contribute to the success of your organisation.
We are now able to offer this Distance Learning course to candidates based outside the UK.
In order to achieve the ILM Level 5 Award in Leadership and Management you will need to complete two Level 5 units. Each unit will be assessed by an assignment that you will complete in your own time that will develop and demonstrate your knowledge and understanding in that unique area. You can then add extra units to achieve either the Certificate or the Diploma.
Credit Value: 6 - 12 Credits
Structure: Our course is made up of 2 Level 5 units with further detail given below:
The first of the two units will be:
8607-522 Becoming an Effective Leader
For the second unit you can chose to complete one of the following:
8607-501 Managing Improvement
8607-504 Leading Innovation & Change
8607-510 Managing for Efficiency & Effectiveness
8607-511 Managing Projects in the Organisation
8607-520 Assessing own Leadership Capability & Performance
Each of the 2 units will require the learner to complete a 2500 word piece of written work to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding that area of Leadership & Management.
Benefits for individuals
Use core management techniques to drive better results
Develop your ability to lead, motivate and inspire
Provide strategic leadership as well as day-to-day management
Benchmark your managerial skills
Raise your profile in your organisation.
Benefits for employers
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 your development needs.
This qualification will provide progression opportunities to other qualifications including:
ILM Level 5 Certificate and Diploma in Leadership and Management
ILM Level 6 Award in Leadership & Management
Need more information?
For more information on the ILM Level 5 Qualifications in Leadership & Management visit the ILM Website or view the ILM Qualification Card.
ILM Level 5 Award in Leadership & Management Distance Learning Course
- 12 months student membership of the Institute of Leadership & Management.
- ILM accredited course.
- Online learning material.
- Printed Unit workbooks.
- Study guide.
- Tutor support throughout the course.