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Level 5 Certificate in Leadership & Management

  1. CampusMaidstone
  2. Course Length
  3. Type of CoursePart Time
  4. Week Commencing01-02-2021
  5. Annual Fee£800

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The Details

This Level 5 qualification is designed for practising middle managers, and will embed skills and experiences to help you function efficiently and effectively in your current role while preparing you for your progression to senior leadership and management positions. Throughout the programme, you will:
- Learn, and understand how to use, core management techniques to drive better results

- Develop an ability to lead, motivate and inspire

- Understand how to balance strategic leadership with day-to-day management

- Benchmark managerial skills and be able to raise their profile within an organisation.

You will achieve this by completing the following units:

- Becoming an effective leader

- Leading innovation and change

- Managing stress and conflict in the organisation

- Managing people in the workplace.

You will be assessed through reports, presentations, professional discussions, and evidence of practical application within the workplace or a simulated environment.

Other Important Info

Whilst studying for your qualification you can apply for student membership of the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM).

Future Prospects

You will gain key management and leadership skills which you can confidently put into practice within your team. Successful completion of this course could increase your chances of promotion or you could progress to the ILM Level 7 Award in Leadership & Management.

Entry Requirements

No previous qualifications are required for entry to this programme.

However, you must be working within an organisation in a supervisory or middle-management role, or have support from your employer to simulate practical application of your learning.

Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training.
  • Our career advisers booked 1024 careers interviews in 2019-2020! They'll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.

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