Level 5 Certificate in Leadership: Virtual with Action Learning

How do you want to lead? And how can you develop and transform your impact as a leader?

The ILM Level 5 Certificate in Leadership is a powerful and practical programme. It will help you develop yourself as a leader. This will enhance results for your team, department and organisation.

This course will give you tools to inspire and support the people you work with. It will build your confidence in influencing others in a positive way. It will enhance your skills in choosing the most effective style of leadership for a given situation. And through the group process of Action Learning, it will help you to take action, and to deepen your leadership learning through reflective practice and group process.

Level 5 Certificate Overview

The ILM Level 5 Certificate in Leadership incorporates two assessed unit modules. These combine into one powerful development programme.

Module 1: Assessing your own leadership capability and performance (ILM Unit 8322-500)

This module offers you an opportunity to develop your personal leadership skills and produce more effective results through your team You’ll explore: leadership roles and theories, self-leadership, emotional intelligence, winning and maintaining commitment, and setting and communicating direction.

Module 2: Improving Own Leadership Performance Through Action Learning (ILM Unit 8322-501)

This module involves your participation in an Action Learning set. Action Learning enables you to enhance, and potentially transform, your leadership performance. You will learn through addressing your current leadership challenges with group support. The process also helps you to fine-tune your ability to support the development of others.


What is included?

  • Our prices are inclusive, and you will receive:
  • A clearly structured online programme designed to be completed around your work commitments.
  • All materials including workbooks, recorded webinars, and in-depth information resources – all available via the online learning platform.
  • A programme induction.
  • One-to-one coaching and mentoring to support you with your professional development and learning. This is via Zoom, Teams or phone.
  • A series of facilitated Action Learning Set meetings
  • Tutorial support and feedback to help with completing your assessments.
  • ILM registration fees and administration.
  • Assessment and certification.
  • Studying membership of Institute of Leadership and Management.

How long does the programme take?

Typically, the Certificate will take 12 months. A detailed timetable will be agreed with you at the start of the process.

The ILM allows a maximum of three years from date of registration, to complete your qualification.

How much does it cost?

Level 5 Certificate in Leadership £1495  (virtual learning)

We don’t charge VAT

How can I book onto this programme?

The programme can be commissioned on demand by organisations for a group of managers. The recommended group size is 4 managers.

If you are an individual, please email us to express an interest.  We don’t schedule start dates, but will run courses on demand as soon as we have a minimum of 4 people interested.

When can I start?

We offer flexible start dates, which will be discussed and agreed with you on commissioning of the programme.

For more information, contact maggie@steppinguptraining.co.uk or call 01732 364 574

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