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ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management

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Course Overview

A completely online distance learning programme, fully approved by the ILM (Institute of Leadership and Management). It is the correct choice if you have some management experience as a team leader or line manager, and will help you rise up the ranks.

Awards are bite-sized qualifications which will give you in-depth knowledge of a specific, narrow subject area. You will gain key leadership and management skills to put into practice in your job role, plus an officially recognised level 3 UK qualification. Tutor support is available 7 days a week.

UniCourse is a fully-approved ILM centre, and all teachers on our programmes have Masters degrees and a wealth of experience in their disciplines.




To achieve the L3 Award you need to complete a minimum of 2 units, consisting of a minimum of 4 credits. For detailed guidance please refer to the official specification for the course.

Unit choices. Group 1 only

1. Solving problems and making decisions

2. Understanding Innovation and change in organisation

3. Planning change in the workplace

4. Planning and allocating work

5. Writing for business

6. Contributing to innovation and creativity in the workplace

7. Understanding customer service standards and requirements

8. Giving briefings and making presentations

9. Understanding leadership

10. Understand how to establish an effective team

11. Understanding how to motivate to improve performance

12. Developing yourself and others

13. Understanding conflict management in the workplace

14. Understanding stress management in the workplace

15. Understanding discipline in the workplace

16. Understanding recruitment and selection of new staff in the workplace

17. Understanding the induction of new staff in the workplace

18. Understanding training and coaching in the workplace

19. Understanding quality management in the workplace

20. Understanding organising and delegating in the workplace

21. Managing workplace projects

22. Understanding health and safety in the workplace

23. Understand the organisation and its context

24. Understanding performance management

25. Understanding costs and budgets in an organisation

26. Understanding how to manage the efficient use of materials and equipment

27. Understanding the communication process in the workplace

28. Understanding the negotiation and networking in the workplace

29. Understand how to lead effective meetings

30. Understanding workplace information systems

31. Understanding marketing for managers

32. Understanding support services operations in an organisation

33. Understanding sustainability and environmental issues in an organisation

34. Understanding procurement and supplier management in the workplace

35. Understanding and developing relationships in the workplace

36. Understand how to manage contracts and contractors in the workplace

37. Understanding incident management and disaster recovery in the workplace

38. Understanding security measures in the workplace

39. Understanding how to manage remote Workers

40. Understanding good practice in workplace coaching

41. Understanding good practice in workplace mentoring

42. Leading and motivating a team effectively

43. Developing own leadership capability using action learning (Diploma only)

44. Understanding mental health in the workplace


Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry qualifications needed to gain entry onto this course.
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ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management:

PLAN 1: Buy outright: £450 inclusive of ILM registration.

PLAN 2: £118 now plus 3 consecutive monthly payments of £118 (Total: £472 inclusive of ILM registration).

PLAN 3: £38 now plus 12 consecutive monthly payments of £38 (Total: £494 inclusive of ILM registration).

We also accept card payments by telephone for any amount. To make such payments please telephone 0151 236 1982. Thank you.

PLEASE NOTE: All learners must pay outstanding fees before the qualification can be awarded.