ILM Level 3 Certificate

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ILM Level 3 Certificate

Course length: 10 days in 3 blocks (9.30am – Varying finish time, no later than 5pm) includes lunch and refreshments

Course Structure

This course is made up of mandatory units covering the essentials, combined with set additional units that cover a range of general and specialist topics. This allows the qualification to provide increased depth of understanding to an individual’s job role. The delivery and assessment method will involve a mixture of direct tutorial guidance and inclusive classroom based activities assessed by work-based written assignments.


Credit Value

Understanding Leadership


Developing Yourself and Others


Planning Change in the Workplace


Understanding Recruitment and Selection of New Staff In the Workplace


Understanding Performance Management


Understanding Discipline in the Workplace


Understand the Organisation and its Context





Benefits for individuals

  • Gain a range of key management skills and put them into practice in your own role
  • Build your leadership capabilities by understanding a range of essential skills from recognising developmental needs to appreciating diverse learning styles of the team
  • Develop your leadership and management skills using your own knowledge, values and motivations by planning for improvement, monitoring the workplace and removing barriers to achievement for individuals

Benefits for employers

  • Effective and confident first-line managers
  • Better relationships and communication in teams
  • Proven skills – to get this qualification, managers will need to show that they can transfer their new skills to your organisation
  • Managers with the tools to develop their own skills and abilities


This qualification is designed for new and aspiring department heads, regional team leaders and other middle managers who have management responsibilities but no formal training. The Certificate allows for further development of particular units and focus on a specific set of skills and knowledge.