Adult Courses, Higher Education

Leadership and Management (Level 5 Award)

Course Overview

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Entry requirements

To study this course you must be working in a management role.

Course information

Gain a recognised ILM qualification and improve your high-level leadership skills.

This ILM Level 5 qualification in Leadership and Management is designed to help managers develop their skills and experience, improve performance and prepare for senior management responsibilities.

The Level 5 Award consists of two units and has a value of 6-12 credits.

Key topics

  • Working with people - a range of units including how to deal effectively with stress and conflict, manage remote 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.
  • How you are assessed

    The qualification is awarded through assessment-based coursework and tasks.

  • Why study at NCC?

    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 – these qualifications are designed to provide clear, measurable benefits to career-minded professionals
    • Customise these qualifications to your development needs

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Dates Schedule Max. fee per year
Start: 09/01/2025
End: 24/04/2025
To be confirmed

What Can This Course Lead To

Gain that promotion that you have been after and improve your leadership skills.

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