Who is the programme for?
The programme is most suited to those practicing managers who work and have extensive experience at middle/senior level, and who wish to cement their experience with the appropriate qualification to demonstrate this. Also for aspiring managers who already have relevant qualifications and wish to prepare themselves for future advancement.
Contact Colin Garside, CMI Leadership and Management Programme Leader on 01744 623284 or email
When will I start the programme and how long will it take?
This is a 2 year programme and will start in September, January & April. The course will be delivered on Monday evenings, 5.30pm - 8.30pm. Candidates may be able to start at other dates subject to availability of places.
What will I study?
There are 9 modules:-
- Personal Development
- Strategic Performance Management
- Financial Management
- Strategic Information Management
- Conducting a Strategic Management report
- Organisational Direction & Strategic Planning
- Strategic Marketing & Strategic Planning
- Strategic Marketing Practice
- Strategic Leadership Practice
- Human Resource Management
How is the programme assessed?
The programme is assessed by 9 written assessments, all of which must be successfully completed.
What do I need to enter the programme?
Candidate’s previous qualifications and workplace experience will be assessed.
Course fees for 2013/2014 are £1995 over the two years. £1100 payable in year 1, £895 in year 2 (including CMI registration fees). The fees for 2014/15 academic year are not yet set but we hope to keep them somewhere inline with previous years. Please check back for updates. Direct debits are available for individuals but not company sponsored students.
The Level 7 qualification entitles the holder to register for Student membership of the CMI, and allows you to seek upgrade at a later date to either Associate Member or Full Member. It is also possible to apply to become a Chartered Manager with the CMI awarding body. The CMI is the foremost professional association for managers and supervisors in Europe, and so the CMI qualificaions are recognised and approved by employers nationally.
Please contact College on 0800 99 66 99 for an informal chat about which level and course will suit you best.