Business and Management

Leadership and Management Award Level 3 Distance Learning

In Brief

Start Date /

This course may be started at any time and will run for 6 weeks.

Entry requirements

No formal educational qualifications are required, but GCSE maths and English grades A to C are desirable. Candidates should ideally be a practicing team leader seeking to move up to the next level of management or have management responsibilities and want to develop their abilities. All candidates will be interviewed before being accepted onto the programme.

You will achieve

Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management

Last updated: 27th November 2018

Course overview

The Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management is ideal for individuals who have management responsibilities but no formal training. They particularly support practicing team leaders seeking to move up to the next level of management.

This is a short course that could take you from potential management material to capable and confident manager.

Effective first line management requires very particular skills and plenty of confidence. If you’re an aspiring or current manager in any industry, the best way to demonstrate your capability is by  certification which are internationally-recognised qualifications .

What’s more, if you decide to progress to the full  Level 3 Certificate in Leadership and Management, the units you’ve studied for the Award count towards the bigger qualification.


Course content

The course has a credit value of six and consists of a variety of units, examples are:

  • Understand how to motivate to improve performance
  • Understand conflict management in the work place
  • Understanding stress management in the work place
  • Understanding training and coaching in the work place

During this time you will be allocated a tutor who will be your personal guide, mentor and coach. They will be an expert in their field and distance learning. You can be confident that their support and help will give you every opportunity to be successful. You can contact them as often as you need.

Your personal tutor will also assess the work you have to submit for your qualification. They will provide you with full written feedback.

How will I be assessed?

Units are assessed via assignments.

What equipment will I need?

You will be provided with learning materials to support your learning. You will required to provide paper and writing materials.

Where will I study?

You will study in your own environment.

What can I do next?

On completion of this programme, you could progress onto the Certificate in Leadership and Management Level 3.

How much does the course cost?

£395 full fee payable.

Extra information

Full Fee Payable

If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

Contact the Information Unit

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email

Additional Learning Support

Our Additional Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. Please contact them on +44 (0)1226 216 769.


Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Leadership and Management Award Level 3 Distance Learning