Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership (online)

Level 1 Diploma

Course Location


Trafford College



Further Details




Business & Law

Course Start Date

Wednesday 25th September 2024

Course Duration

Full-time, 1 Year

Course Time

00:00 - 00:00

Course Fee

£ 724.00

Course Code


Course Overview

These qualifications are designed for aspiring or practising middle managers and leaders who are typically accountable to a senior manager or business owner. The primary role of a practising or aspiring manager and leader at level 5 is to lead and manage individuals and teams to deliver the aims and objectives in line with the organisational strategy.

The programme will be delivered through a series of workshops, 1 to 1s and self-directed learning. The learner will be eligible to become an Affiliate member of CMI for the duration of their studies and have access to a wealth of learning resources through CMI’s Management Direct.

Course Requirements

There is no specific entry requirement for these qualifications. Ideally the learner will currently or have previously been in a management role with responsibility for managing and leading a team.

What you will Learn

The Level 5 Diploma will cover the following in addition to the topics covered for the certificate:
Tools and techniques for developing, managing, and leading teams and individuals.
How to create and deliver operational plans.
Setting and managing budgets and forecasting.
Using reflective practice to manage own personal and professional development.


A range of assessment methods will be used including:

– Written assignments
– Case Studies
– Professional Discussions
– Presentations


On achievement of the CMI L5 Diploma in Management & Leadership you can progress to the CMI L5 Coaching and Mentoring or L6 qualifications in Management and Leadership with the goal of becoming a Chartered Manager.

Career Options

Learners who are aspiring to a management role or are currently in a first line or team leader role may progress to roles such as:
– Operations Manager
– Divisional Manager
– Departmental Manager
– Regional Manager
– Specialist Manager

Mandatory Units

Level 5 Diploma (37 credits)

Principles of Management and leadership (7 credits)
Principles of developing managing and leading teams to success (6 credits)
Managing stakeholder relationships (4 credits)
Managing projects to achieve results (6 credits)
Managing Change (5 credits)
Creating and delivering operational plans (6 credits)
Managing finance (6 Credits)
Using reflective practice (5 credits)

Contact Details

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Contact Details

For further information please email HEenquiries@tcg.ac.uk


Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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