ILM Leadership and Management Level 5 Certificate Online Option 2
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ILM Leadership and Management Level 5 Certificate Online Option 2

Course Information

The ILM Level 5 (equivalent to 2nd year at degree level) in Leadership and Management is an accredited qualification (City and Guilds of London Institute) which is recognised and valued on a worldwide basis. This Certificate covers a number of topics that are specifically aimed at senior managers who have substantial people management and budgetary responsibility. This programme has been devised by a practising senior leader/manager to cover some of the main strategic people management and organisational issues that we face when we lead.

Getting the right mix of inspirational leadership and effective management skills and practices can have a significant impact on your own performance and your organisational performance in terms of profit, sales, growth and survival

It is for this reason that the programme has been designed to include units that will further enhance your abilities as a Leader and Manager and to give you the confidence to adopt and implement proven management/leadership practices and techniques. The course is flexible to allow you to study wherever you like, at a time to suit you as long as you have internet connection!

You will study a minimum of 3 topics as follows:

Managing and implementing change in the workplace –you will learn how to effectively manage and implement change in the workplace and understand the issues faced by staff when change is introduced. This will also involve you looking at the reasons for change, both internally and externally, alongside some organisational analysis.

Assessing leadership capability – You will assess and analyse the leadership practices and techniques adopted by your management and yourself. This will link closely to leadership and management theory, and will include recommendations for improvement in order to motivate and communicate effectively with your teams.

Managing recruitment – You will explain the role and relevance of human resource planning in your own organisation. You will also assess the impact of legal requirements on human resource planning in the organisation. You will then assess the impact of organisational policies and procedures on human resource planning in the organisation and you will implement the recruitment process in own area of responsibility, ensuring all procedures are followed and necessary records are kept in line with legal and organisational requirements


This great value course includes:

3 x ILM accredited units/topics of study

A series of videos and lessons for your selected units of study.

3 x E workbook (one for for each unit), to work through in conjunction with the videos and lessons

ILM student registration and assessment

ILM Award qualification certificate


3 x Assignment guides and video tutorials

1 x Harvard Referencing guide and video tutorial

Course Delivery


Entry Requirements

This qualification is designed for project managers, department heads, and other practising middle managers.  Develop your skills and experience, improve your performance and prepare for senior management responsibilities. This qualification will help you to really get to grips with your role, gain comprehensive business knowledge, and develop the technical skills you need to lead effectively at this level.

There are no real entry requirements to this course though we will check that you are in an appropriate position to be able to fulfil some of the assessment requirements. We will also check that you have had a good level of experience either within leadership/management and/or studied on a leadership/management qualification (or equivalent) prior.

An informal telephone conversation or email will usually suffice to ensure that this qualification is suitable for you.

Course Duration

As you are studying this course online you can study at a pace that suits you – though the maximum amount of time you can study for is 3 years (this is in line with your ILM registration)

It is suggested that you allocate at least 3 hours per week for your study to ensure that you progress through the course at a reasonable rate.

We estimate that you could complete this course in 26 weeks though this depends on your learning pace and the amount of time you have available.

Course Price