• August
  • 1 year
  • Business Management
  • SCQF Level 6


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This course is also available for businesses interested in training and development of their employees.
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Intro to the course:

You can take this qualification as a concise Award, a broader Certificate or a comprehensive Diploma. The units in this qualification fall into seven broad areas. These are:

  • core management skills – such as understanding how to organise and delegate
  • ability to perform management tasks –manage projects, lead meetings
  • team leadership – for example, how to motivate people to improve performance
  • change and innovation  – plan and manage change, create a culture of innovation
  • a full range of communications skills
  • managing people and relationships – negotiation, networking, building relationships
  • leadership – understand leadership, use action learning to develop your leadership capabilities.


SCQF Level 6

Study mode
Part-Time Day

Start date

Who is the course for?

The ILM Leadership and Management qualifications are ideal for individuals who have management responsibilities but no formal training, and are serious about developing their abilities. They particularly support practising team leaders seeking to move up to the next level of management, and managers who need to lead people though organisational change, budget cuts or other pressures.

What will I study?

You will:

  •  gain a range of key management skills and put them into practice in your own role 
  • build your leadership capabilities – motivate and engage teams, manage relationships confidently 
  • develop your leadership and management skills using your own knowledge, values and motivations.

Units covered may include:

  • Understanding Leadership
  • Developing Yourself and Others
  • Understanding Innovation and Change
  • Leading and Motivating a Team Effectively
  • Giving Briefings and Making Presentations
  • Understanding Good practice in Coaching within an organisation
  • Understanding Conflict Management in the Workplace

Next step course options

ILM 3 Diploma in Leadership and Management

How will I be assessed?

Assessments include research tasks and written reports throughout the course. 

Why should I choose this course?

Benefits of this course

  • Effective and confident first-line Manager 
  • Better relationships and communication in teams 
  • Proven skills – to get these qualifications, managers will need to show that they can transfer their new skills to an organisation
  • You will be a Manager with the tools to develop your own skills and abilities.

Where can this course lead?

Progression or promotion with your own employer or a leadership and management role in a variety of sectors.

What are the entry requirements?

You must be employed in a Team Leader or Management role within an organisation

What are the interview arrangements?

No formal interview, however you will be invited to an informal information session. 

Fees, finance and funding:

Fees and finances for part time:

This course costs £1350.

Other information:

For more information on this course and to speak to a member of our team email admissions@slc.ac.uk

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Study mode Part-Time Day Start date 26/08/2024 Duration 1 year
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