CMI Diploma in Management & Leadership

Please note that due to COVID-19, this course is being delivered remotely at this time.  
We will continue to review on an on-going basis and in line with government guidelines and will update our students should we be in a position to revert to our usual delivery method as outlined in the FAQ.


The Diploma in Management and Leadership is a highly sought after qualification accredited by the Chartered Management Institute – the only chartered professional body that is dedicated to management and leadership. With a more comprehensive structure this course gives you all the key skills and competencies you will need to become an effective middle manager. A Diploma in Management and Leadership is the benchmark qualification for full CMI membership, taking you another step towards Chartered Manager status.  

Students need to complete any combination of units to a minimum of 37 credits to achieve this qualification.

This course is SCQF level 8/9

Course cost £1,950

For further information, please see our FAQs.

  • Principles of Operational Leadership and Management in an Organisational Context
  • Developing, Managing and Leading Individuals and Teams
  • Managing stakeholder relationships
  • Managing conflict
  • Principles of recruiting, selecting and retaining talent
  • Managing Projects to achieve results
  • Managing change
  • Creating and Delivering Operational Plans
  • Using Data and Information for Decision making
  • Using Reflective Practice to Inform Personal Development

  • There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification.  However, candidates are likely to either hold a recognised qualification in management and/or have several years experience at supervisory or first line management level. 

Start date

06 March 2023

End date

27 February 2024

SCQF Level

Level 8