This qualification is ideal for Team Leaders, Supervisors, First-line Managers, Heads of Operations or Departments and those aspiring to senior management roles. You will develop the knowledge and skills that allow you to effectively manage teams, individuals, organisations or departments and they are suitable for anyone working in the private, public or community and voluntary sectors.
The qualification has been developed by the Sector Skills Council for this sector, Skills CFA, and is recognised as the main qualifications for Level 3 and Level 5 in Leadership and Management for the UK.
If you are self-funded, sponsored or taking on a payment plan, you will only need to complete a portfolio of evidence and assignments. Once you have passed your assessed units, you will be awarded a Level 5 Diploma in Management & Leadership from BIIAB.
If you are studying through our funded apprenticeship pathway, you will need to complete the additional components below:
This qualification can be taken separately or as part of a larger apprenticeship programme of study and enables you to develop knowledge in Management & leadership and progress to the next level of vocational learning.
It forms the knowledge requirements for the Level 5 Higher Level Apprenticeship in Operation/Departmental Management.
If you are working as an operation or departmental manager who leads teams and/or projects, as part of the delivery of the organisation’s strategy; you will be well-suited to Level 5. You are likely to be accountable to a more senior manager or a business owner. Key responsibilities may include creating and delivering operational plans, managing projects, leading and managing teams, managing change, financial and resource management, talent management, coaching and mentoring.
It supports the skills and knowledge learners need to become a competent Operations/Department Manager. Learners will complete this qualification with a concrete understanding such as: