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ILM Level 5 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.

Available from just £594 fully inclusive of ILM registration fee and VAT. There are no formal entry qualifications needed to gain entry onto this course. 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 5 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 L5 Award you need to complete a minimum of 2 units, consisting of a minimum of 6 credits. For detailed guidance please refer to the official specification for the course.

Unit choices. Group 1 only

1. Managing improvement

2. Making a financial case

3. Developing critical thinking

4. Leading innovation and change

5. Managing individual development

6. Managing stress and conflict in the organisation

7. Understanding the organisational environment

8. Understanding organisational culture and ethics

9. Managing customer relations

10. Managing for efficiency and effectiveness

11. Managing projects in the organisation

12. Managing resources

13. Managing information

14. Managing recruitment

15. Managing work analysis

16. Analysing and interpreting statistics to inform management decisions

17. Understanding the management of facilities

18. Making professional presentations

19. Developing and leading teams to achieve organisational goals and objectives

20. Assessing your own leadership capability and performance

21. Managing own continuing professional development (Certificate and Diploma only)

22. Becoming an effective leader

23. Preparing to Apply Lean Production and Improvement Methodologies to Operational Problems in Service Delivery

24. Applying Lean Production and Improvement Methodologies to Operational Problems in Service Delivery (Certificate and Diploma only)

25. Improving and Maintaining the Organisation’s Environmental Performance

26. Managing Remote Workers

27. Partnership Working

28. Understanding Governance of Organisations

29. Knowledge and Information Management

30. Understanding the Skills, Principles and Practice of Effective Management Coaching and Mentoring

31. Improving Own Leadership Performance Through Action Learning (Diploma only)

32. Managing Mental Health in the Workplace


Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry qualifications needed to gain entry onto this course.


ILM Level 5 Award in Leadership and Management:

PLAN 1: Buy outright and save 10% (Total: £594 inc.)

PLAN 2: £220 now plus 2 consecutive monthly payments of £220 (Total: £660 inc.)

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.