CMI Level 5 Diploma in Management & Leadership

What Does The Qualification Cover?

The Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership is designed for middle managers and those aspiring to senior management who want to develop their key skills. A Diploma in Management and Leadership is the benchmark qualification for full CMI membership, taking you another step towards Chartered Manager status.

Qualification Gained: CMI Level 5 Diploma In Management and Leadership (QCF). The diploma comprises of six mandatory units:

  • Introduction to Management and LeadershipL5 lm
  • Personal development as a manager and leader
  • Information based decision making
  • Managing team and individual performance
  • Practices of resource management
  • Meeting stakeholder and quality needs

Who Is This Qualification Suitable For?

This qualification is designed for managers, to support the development of their leadership and management skills in personal development, leadership, management resources, information, performance, customer and market awareness.

What Are The Entry Requirements?

Candidates will need to be in a middle management role and should have the ability to manage the requirements of the level of the qualification as there will be in-depth studying of management theory required for the course.

How Many Credits Are Required To Complete Them?

The Award requires a minimum of 38 credits with 165 guided learning hours

How Is The Qualification Assessed?

The course will be assessed by your tutor through written assignments and tasks set as the course is knowledge based.

Do You Need To Be Working To Take The Qualifications?

No you do not need to be working to undertake the course.

How Long Will It Take To Complete?

It will take approximately 6-12 months to complete this course.

What Qualifications Can You Progress To?

Progression route to Level 6, Level 7 and higher management qualifications as well as applying to become a chartered manager.

What Type Of Job Roles Can You Apply For On Completion?

On completion of this qualification it can provide progression on to higher management positions.

What Is The Course Cost?

The course will be delivered through Chiltern Training’s online learning platform Chiltern E-learn. The full cost of the course is £800, for further information please contact the admissions team on 0118 9566 995 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it