The level 7 Certificate in Leadership and Management

Equip yourself for the next stage of your career

Who is this programme for

The programme is designed for senior management or those who wish to progress to a senior position in:

  • Local Government
  • The NHS at Primary & Secondary Care level
  • Voluntary Sector organisations
  • Central government departments and regulatory bodies

Awarding bodies

The programme is accredited by ILM (Institute of Leadership and Management) an internationally recognised awarding body. We are ILM largest centre in the UK.


Programme Delivery: Blended

At Cherith Simmons; we understand the difficulty in balancing work, family and personal development. So we’ve adopted a blended approach to the delivery of our programmes.


Workshops are a great way to meet and interact with other students during role plays, case studies and group activities. We run workshops across the country weekends and weekdays.


Cherith Simmons have developed an innovative learning platform, FlexiLearner, to deliver 24/7 access to learning material, assignment guidance, an online chat room and instant access to grades once marked by one of our certified markers.

What the programme covers

  • Programme induction
  • Learning styles and continuous professional development
  • Personal objectives
  • Action learning sets
  • Research skills
  • Strategic change management theory and practice
  • Practical analysis and change implementation tools
  • Decision taking and problem solving
  • Self management for the strategic leader
  • Organisation team building & motivation
  • Organisational culture and structure
  • Current leadership theories and tools
  • Personal leadership skills
  • Motivation
  • Strategic customer perspectives and quality frameworks
  • Service optimisation and web-based delivery
  • Marketing strategically
  • Managing projects and partnerships
  • Project and partnership management
  • Organisational risk management
  • Influencing and negotiating skills and techniques
  • Strategic business planning
  • Making a business case
  • Cost-benefit analysis, ROI and Social Value
  • Understanding accounts
  • Human resource planning: recruitment, selection and succession planning
  • Performance management and competence
  • Learning and developing strategies

How much does it cost?

Online Distance Learning Programme

Level 7
Course fee Accreditation fee Total
Certificate £1,499 £399 £1,898


 Prices include VAT. Our prices are highly competitive. Should you find a more competitive price please get in touch to discuss option with our team.

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