CMI Level 5 Award in Leadership and Management

The Women in Leadership Executive Mentoring Programme offers an opportunity to gain a CMI Level 5 Award in Leadership & Management and 1;1 Mentoring support for you and your business.

Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 11021

Study Type: Part-Time

Education Level Higher Education


The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Time: 09:00-13:00

Course Structure

The course offers:  

Business Improvement Project specific to your organisation with a strategic focus (Unit 524 Conducting a Management Project)

A series of workshops to introduce new concepts, inspire development, promote practical application and offer networking opportunities e.g. Leading with impact; Powerful Communication; Managing Group Dynamics; and Empowering, Inspiring 30 hours executive coaching per candidate 

Each candidate will be matched with a Coach working at Executive Level with significant experience and European Mentoring and Coaching Council membership. This will help identify strengths and areas for development, providing candidates with the necessary tools to explore and develop their leadership and management potential.

Contact Hours

The course will run for 4 hours per week for 8 weeks. 


Entry Requirements

A minimum of 12 months experience in a middle managerial role  OR minimum of 36 months experience as supervisor/team leader: Or a Business Owner and have the ability to carry out independent research and complete assignments.

Should hold L3 qualification or higher.

The course is offered under Skill UP - The flexible skills fund provided you meet the following criteria:

(a)    over 18 years of age;

(b)   eligible to work in Northern Ireland;

(c)    ‘settled’ in Northern Ireland, and has been ordinarily resident in the UK for at least three years; or

(d)   is a person who has indefinite leave to enter or remain in the UK.  

How will I be assessed and given feedback?
Assignment and regular 1:1 feedback

Where will it take me?

Improved confidence to apply for promotion, higher level managerial roles. 

Deeper understanidng of Leadership & management enabling further development of your own business and employees.

How will it make me more employable?
You will achieve a Level 5 Qualification - thus able to apply for jobs requiring this level.

Additional Costs
There are no additional costs associated with this Programme.  

CMI Level 5 Award

Course Modules
CMI Level 5 Award - Unit 524 Conducting a Management Project
Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

We strive to ensure the description of courses on SERC's website and in publications is accurate. However, for various reasons there may be occasions when the College may need to change arrangements or be unable to deliver classes due to circumstances such as reduced funding. If there are insufficient numbers applying for a course it may not be viable to deliver the class.

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Time: 09:00-13:00

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Available Sessions

Business Services Course

Funding may be available for this course, please contact us on to discuss if you are eligible. Additional sessions may be available for this course throughout the year. Please contact us to discuss a start date that would be suitable for you.

The following sessions are available to apply for:

Course Type Title Campus Start Spaces Fee
CMI Level 5 Award in Leadership and Management


Time: 09:00-13:00


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