About the programme

The ILM Level 7 Certificate and Diploma in Leadership and Management are post graduate programmes focused on developing a strategic management skill set, which is directly transferable to the learners organisation.

It is suitable for aspiring and existing senior managers across all sectors, who help direct and shape strategy in their organisation.

Practical outputs include a number of work based reports which will enable managers to tackle real workplace challenges, and thus combine study with work

The programme can be delivered by  highly engaging and intensive workshops via attended learning, or by  regular tutor webinars via distance learning.

Collaborative working is a feature of the programme and participants will need to demonstrate joint working via Action Learning Sets which can be actual or virtual, depending on the mode of study.

Programme duration:

Certificate – approximately  9-10 months

Diploma  – approximately 12 months

Training group ILM Level 7

ILM Level 7 content

  • Programme induction and guidance
  • 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
  • Organisational culture and structure
  • Current leadership theories and tools
  • Personal leadership skills
  • Motivation
  • Setting personal and work goals
  • Prioritisation
  • Influencing and negotiating
  • Assertiveness
  • Raising your profile
  • Strategic customer perspectives and quality frameworks
  • Service optimisation and web-based delivery
  • Marketing strategically

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  • Project and partnership management
  • Organisational risk management
  • Influencing and negotiating skills and techniques
  • Strategic business planning
  • Making a business case
  • Cost-benefit analysis
  • Understanding accounts
  • Human resource planning: recruitment, selection and succession planning
  • Learning and development strategies
  • Performance management and competence
  • Stakeholder and market expectations
  • Assessing and benchmarking performance requirements
  • Developing a culture of high performance
  • Leadership and management styles to support and promote agility
  • Systems to support an agile culture
  • Social media and the “post-truth culture”
  • Dragon’s den style presentation on Business Plan

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