About the course
The programme has been developed to meet the needs of practising managers and those who aspire to a career in management. The qualification links to the NVQs in management at level 5 and forms part of a professional qualification pathway for managers.
The qualification has been designed with regard progression onto further programmes, especially the CMI Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership.
The Level 5 Diploma is designed to fulfil one or more of the following:
• To provide a professional qualification for students who are managers or who wish to move into management positions
• To provide the knowledge an understanding which underpins the NVQ in Management at level 5.
• To develop the skills of practising managers and those aspiring management positions and promote good practice in management
• To provide progression route to more advanced management qualifications and provide students with the basis for further development
You must have a good standard of English and maths and you may have a range of qualifications, or gained experience in your professional role or other relevant training.
Full or part time employment (continuous voluntary/charity role could be considered too)This condition must be met.
Level 4 qualification in any discipline.
Some experience in a supervisory/ managerial/ coaching/mentoring role (1-3 years).
If one of the conditions 2 or 3 is not met, a candidate needs to be interviewed