Business and Management

Leadership and Management Award Level 5 Distance Learning

In Brief

Start Date /

You can start this course at any time and it will run for 8 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 5 Award in Leadership and Management

Last updated: 24th April 2018

Course overview

Our Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership lets you strengthen and develop your knowledge of middle management by focusing on specific management areas that are applicable to your job – a great way to start your management journey!

Course content

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

  • Managing mental health
  • Becoming an effective leader
  • Managing individual development

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.

You can view the ILM Course specifications via the link below;


How will I be assessed?

Units are assessed via assignments.

What equipment will I need?

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 5.

How much does the course cost?

£595 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 5 Distance Learning