The Institute of Leadership and Management offers a wide range of qualifications covering all aspects of leadership and management. Over 90,000 people a year register for an ILM qualification, gaining the crucial skills and knowledge to improve their performance at work. The Level 5 qualifications in Leadership and Management are designed for practicing middle managers, helping them to develop their skills and experience, improve performance and prepare for senior management responsibility.
You are able to start the online course leading to the ILM Level 5 Award in Leadership and Management at almost any time of the academic year. The course takes approximately nine months to complete; this can be longer or shorter depending on your available study time. You are expected to study for at least three hours a week. On successful completion of the Award you can upgrade to the Certificate. Or, alternatively, you may prefer to enrol for the Certificate which takes approximately 15 months to complete.
Success in gaining ILM qualifications at the Sheffield College has been outstanding - we are able to offer selected level ILM units online as shown below. Additional units are currently being developed; contact us for further information. Flexibility in unit choice allows the qualification to be tailored to meet the needs of the individual and employer.
We currently offer the following units online:
You should be a practicing middle manager or have recent middle management experience.
You should have studied management-related subjects previously or have an appropriate level 4 qualification. To study onlin, you will need access to the internet and an email account.