Management and Leadership (Chartered Management Institute) (Extended Diploma) (Level 8)

Lews Castle College UHI


Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


The Chartered Management Institute Management and Leadership qualifications were developed to support the needs of middle managers and those aspiring to senior management.

Year 1 - Award
The SCQF level 8 Award lets you strengthen and develop your knowledge of middle management by focusing on specific management areas that are applicable to your job. You can tailor content of this course, and topics may include: Personal development; Managing information; Recruitment and selection.

Year 2 - Certificate
A more extensive qualification, the level 8 Certificate gives you a broader knowledge of middle management skills while focusing on the specific leadership areas appropriate to you and your workplace. Topics may include: Performance management; Resource management; Quality procedures.

Year 3 - Diploma
With a more comprehensive structure, the level 8 Diploma gives you the key skills and competencies you will need to become an effective middle manager. A Diploma in Management and Leadership is the benchmark qualification for full CMI membership, taking you another step towards Chartered Manager status.

Entry Requirements

Relevant qualifications at SCQF Level 6

Start Date

September, January



Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

up 2 years


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SCQF Level


Career Sectors

Administration and Management General


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