CMI Level 5 Certificate in Management and Leadership

  • STUDY MODE Part-Time

What will I do?

Gain a well-respected professional management qualification delivered in partnership with Mindful Education via the online and on campus model. You will benefit from our experienced lecturers through classroom-based teaching as well as the flexibility of online learning.

You will learn about management from a practical viewpoint, what are the models that work, why do people behave the way they do? How can I manage change? Is managing my team the same as leading my team? How do I develop my own practice while developing others too? Am I ready to progress to the next level of management. All this and more will be explored throughout this programme.

You will gain a well-respected professional management qualification through a blend of online and classroom-based learning. Study at your own pace at home, in the office, on the train; Supplemented with monthly workshops to spend quality time exploring the practical application of management models.

There will be a range of modules covered on the programme including, but not limited to the key elements of management and leadership, motivation, developing professional skills, problem-solving and strategic skills.

Workshops are:

11th January: Principles of Management & Leadership
8th March: Managing Individuals & Teams

You will have the option to take on an additional unit, Managing Finance, for an additional cost.

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What's next?

If you are completing your Level 3 qualification, you can progress to Level 5 studies, expanding your knowledge so that you are prepared for that move to middle management.

If you are completing your Level 5 studies there are progression routes to Level 6 and beyond that can lead to Chartered Member status of CMI.


Note regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19): Due to the nature of our Online and On Campus courses, with key concepts being taught online through high-quality video lectures, students are able to continue their studies seamlessly during any college closure. ‘On Campus’ lessons are replaced by remote ‘virtual classroom’ sessions led by college tutors.

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Is it for me?

You should have experience of managing a team already and be looking at a move to a middle management role in the near future.



  • Levels available 5
  • Start Date 12/10/2020
  • End Date 31/07/2021
  • Duration 9 Month(s)
  • Day Monday
  • Course Ref A527-1/2
  • Location Andrew Peck Building - Bletchley Campus
  • Fees £ 1800.00

Online delivery so working at their own pace outside of college through some of the modules. Attendance at monthly workshops (half day/all day depending on module).

Regular meetings with the course tutor to support your progress throughout your programme of study. The workshops will give you valuable time face to face with your tutor as well.

There will be a written assignment for each module. You will receive written feedback to help you continue to develop your written skills.

We have partnered with Mindful Education to deliver this course through our Online and On Campus model.

Online video lectures are available on demand, and can be viewed from your phone, tablet or computer. Lessons last for around 45 minutes and are accompanied by animations and motion graphics to bring concepts to life. Exercises, interactive case studies and analytical tools help to enhance the learning experience further.

On campus, you benefit from regular college classes – without having to commit to attending multiple evenings each week. Experienced tutors will discuss and reinforce what you have learnt during your online study and are on hand to provide guidance on progress and assessment. Discussion and debate with classmates will help you apply theories to situations you face in the workplace.

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