Make the leap from management material to outstanding first-line manager with a qualification from the UK's most respected leadership organisation.
Institute of Leadership and Management qualifications are trusted by global organisations such as Santander to increase innovation, teamwork, and strategic thinking through training 70,000 managers each year.
You'll have the opportunity to master a wide range of essential management skills, including project management, budgeting, communication, innovation, and problem-solving.
You don't need any formal qualifications to enrol on this course.
However, you should be 18+ with at least two years' full-time (or three years' part-time) work experience, and you'll benefit most if you're a current or potential first-line manager.
Your course is fully online.
There are a wide variety of potential units, each worth 1 or 2 credits.
To achieve the Certificate, you'll choose a selection totalling 13 credits.
Please note that where this course mentions legislation, this will be based largely on UK law.
For full details of what you’ll learn on each unit, download our ILM course guide.
‘I previously studied with ICS Learn in the 1990s so I was delighted to find they offered ILM. They're friendly, knowledgeable and supportive. I got a promotion and found the Level 3 course helped me get established in the role.’
- Judith Martin
‘I learnt a lot whilst studying, much of which I could relate to my own workplace, which really brought the coursework to life and helped me to absorb the information. And I enjoyed interacting with my tutor regularly, who was very insightful and patient.’
- Emily Horswell
‘My company takes ILM very seriously, and I have been recognised at work for progression. I get detailed feedback with every assignment within a short period of time, and find myself relating situations at work to the course - it’s helping me even before completion.’
- Trevor Brown