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Award in Leadership and Management

  • 3 Days | Part Time
  • Suffolk New College (Ipswich)
  • Level 3

Course overview

ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management

Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is ideal if you are have management responsibilities but no formal training, and are serious about developing your abilities. It’s particularly suited to practising team leaders seeking to move up to the next level of management, and managers who need to lead people through organisational change, budget cuts or other pressures. 

Results for you

  • Gain a range of key management skills
  • Build your leadership capabilities
  • Motivate and engage teams, manage relationships confidently
  • Develop your leadership skills using your own knowledge, values and motivations

Impact for your employer

  • Effective and confident first-line managers
  • Better relationships and communication in teams
  • Contributing to Innovation and Creativity in the workplace

Focus on the skills you need
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, 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.
  • Work with your employer or training provider to map units to your needs and skills gaps

Progression

Successful learners can progress to a range of qualifications including:

  • ILM Level 3 Certificate in Coaching and/or Mentoring
  • ILM Level 3 Certificate or Diploma in Facilities Management
  • ILM Level 3 Certificate in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
  • ILM Level 4 Award, Certificate or Diploma in Leadership and Management

Duration: 3 days (plus 2 days to complete assignment work)

Timings: 9am to 5pm

Cost: £795

Suggested units:

  • Understanding Leadership
  • Understanding How to Motivate to Improve Performance

Or

  • Leading and Motivating a Team Effectively
  • Understanding Innovation and Change in an Organisation

Alternatively you can choose two units totalling a credit value of 4 or 5 from the table below:

Unit Title Level CV* GLH**
Solving Problems and Making Decisions 3 2 9
Understanding Innovation and Change in an Organisation 3 2 9
Planning Change in the Workplace 3 2 9
Planning and Allocating Work 3 2 9
Contributing to Innovation and Creativity in the Workplace 3 2 9
Understanding Customer Service Standards and Requirements 3 2 7
Giving Briefings and Making Presentations 3 2 4
Understanding Leadership 3 2 6
Understand How to Establish an Effective Team 3 1 5
Understanding How to Motivate to Improve Performance 3 2 9
Developing Yourself and Others 3 2 9
Understanding Conflict Management in the Workplace 3 1 4
Understanding Stress Management in the Workplace 3 1 7
Understanding Discipline in the Workplace 3 1 5
Understanding Recruitment and Selection of New Staff in the Workplace 3 2 7
Understanding the Induction of New Staff in the Workplace 3 1 3
Understanding Training and Coaching in the Workplace 3 2 7
Understanding Quality Management in the Workplace 3 2 6
Understanding Organising and Delegating in the Workplace 3 1 4
Managing Workplace Projects 3 2 7
Understanding Health and Safety in the Workplace 3 2 7
Understand the Organisation and its Context 3 2 7
Understanding Performance Management 3 2 7
Understanding Costs and Budgets in an Organisation 3 1 7
Understanding How to Manage the Efficient Use of Materials and Equipment 3 2 7
Understanding the Communication Process in the Workplace 3 2 7
Understanding Negotiation and Networking in the Workplace 3 1 6
Understand How to Lead Effective Meetings 3 2 4
Understanding and Developing Relationships in the Workplace 3 2 8
Understand How to Manage Contracts and Contractors in the Workplace 3 2 8
Understanding Incident Management and Disaster Recovery in the Workplace 3 2 7
Leading and Motivating a Team Effectively 3 2 7
*Credit value **Guided learning hours

For More information contact Business@suffolk.ac.uk

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