ILM Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management **Registration Closed**

Registration closed
8 September 2022 - 10:00am to 8 December 2022 - 1:00pm

This popular course will give you practical tools and techniques to develop and further improve your knowledge, understanding and practice in management. This course is for middle managers, team leaders and those aspiring to be senior managers who work or volunteer in the voluntary and community sector in Northern Ireland. You do not have to have any previous management qualifications.

We start with an induction on Thursday 8 September 2022 and then classes will commence on 6 October every Thursday (with exception of assignment support sessions) until 8 December 2022. There will be time after this for completion of the larger assignment.  The classes will be 3 hours long (with a 15 min break) and it is recommended that you spend a further 2-3 hours in self-study for each module.

How will it be delivered?

We deliver this training through a combination of 3 hour online interactive sessions, 3 hour in-person sessions, guided self-study, assignment support sessions, one to one support if and when required for the completion of assignments.

What does it include?

This course focuses on 3 key areas:

  • Developing yourself as a leader
  • Leading others
  • Leading the organisation

Assessment

You need to achieve at least 37 credits for an ILM level 5 Diploma. There are 4 assignments and one presentation as detailed below:

  • Becoming an Effective Leader – assignment including a Personal Development Plan
  • Managing your own Continuous Professional Development – assignment including completion of your own CPD plan
  • Improving your leadership through action learning – assignment and participation in at least 2 action learning sets
  •  Making professional presentations – completion of a workbook and preparation and delivery of a recorded 8 -10 minute presentation to your peers

Timetable

Modules

Date and Time

Assignment submission deadline

Induction

8 September 2022

10am – 11am

ONLINE

 

N/A

Managing Own Continuous Professional Development (15 credits)

Thursday 6 October 2022

10am-1pm

NICVA

Monday 27 February 2023

Assignment Support

Monday 10 October 2022

10am – 11am

ONLINE

 

Becoming an Effective Leader (5 credits)

Thursday 13 October 2022

10am - 1pm

ONLINE

Monday 28 November 2022

Problem Solving and Decision making 

Conflict Management

Thursday 20 October 2022

10am - 1pm

ONLINE

 

Motivation, Delegation and Communication

 

Thursday 27 October 2022

10am - 1pm

ONLINE

 

Improving own leadership performance through action learning (15 credits)

Thursday 10 November 2022

10am - 1pm

NICVA

 

Assignment Support

Monday 14 November 2022

10am - 11am

ONLINE

 

Leading teams/group dynamics

 

Thursday 17 November 2022

10am – 1pm 

ONLINE

 

Leading Change

Thursday 24 November 2022

10am - 1pm

ONLINE

 

Action learning

Thursday 1 December 2022

10am-1pm

NICVA

Monday 23 January 2023

Presentations 

Thursday 8 December 2022

NICVA

10am start

Monday 19 December 2022

Cancellation Policy

Please be aware that you may be charged if you don't attend an event you have registered for—even in the case of free to access events. Full details on NICVA cancellation policy