ILM Level 5 Certificate In Leadership And Management


The ILM Level 5 Certificate in Leadership and Management is designed for practising project managers, department heads, and middle managers, helping them to develop skills and experience, improve performance and prepare for senior management responsibilities.
At the Certificate level, the mandatory unit focuses on understanding different leadership styles and adopting the most effective style to motivate staff and achieve organisational goals. Another unit covers using and evaluating action learning for leadership development, planning, and undertaking activities to develop the learner's leadership performance.
The benefits of an ILM qualification are endless. The Level 5 management course focuses on the development of an individual's ability to lead, motivate and inspire a team, to provide strategic leadership as well as improve day-to-day operational management, benchmarking their managerial skills and raising their profile within the organisation—making ILM Level 5 one of the best management qualifications to have.
The Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) Level 5 Certificate will build upon and broaden senior managers' skills, giving them the practical techniques to excel as strong and effective leaders. The ILM Level 5 Certificate aims at those with considerable management experience and those looking to take their next career step to higher-ranking leadership positions within an organisation. Studying with ILM delivered by SBTL offers the learner real, practical and transferable skills that can immediately be implemented in the workplace.

The Level 5 Certificate in Leadership and Management is designed for practising middle managers, helping them to develop their skills and experience, improve performance and prepare for senior management responsibilities.  

Benefits for individuals 
● Understand yourself as a leader 
● Use feedback and self-review to enhance your leadership skills 
● Learn solid techniques for planning and implementing complex pieces of work 
● Put these skills into practice in your workplace 
● Raise your profile, get results and get a nationally recognised qualification. 

Benefits for employers 
● Short, concise qualification focused on workplace-based activity 
● Give managers the tools to manage their own professional development 
● Managers with the self-awareness to lead and the practical skills to deliver results in your organisation.

Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) is a professional body that helps people worldwide improve their leadership capabilities and advance their careers.

All ILM qualifications are awarded by The City and Guilds of London Institute, founded in 1878 and incorporated into the Royal Charter. ILM qualifications are regulated and approved by Ofqual, the governing body for qualifications in the UK.

  • A dedicated tutor for individual students to help and provide suggestions throughout the course.
  • Providing formative assessment with formative feedback will support the learner to improve their achievements.
  • Our online learning platform will provide all of the assessment materials.
  • Platform independent accessibility of Online learning portal, SBTL delivers the course straight to the student’s smartphone, tablet, laptop or desktop, enabling them to study at their convenience.
  • Must be 19 years of age and over
  • Substantial experience as a manager or supervisor
  • Should possess provable academic ability to complete a level 5 qualification

These qualifications will provide progression opportunities to other qualifications including:

  • ILM Level 5 Diploma in Principles of Leadership and Management

Learners must request before enrolment to interchange unit(s) other than the preselected units shown in the SBTL website because we need to make sure the availability of learning materials for the requested unit(s). SBTL will reject an application if the learning materials for the requested interchange unit(s) are unavailable.

Learners are not allowed to make any request to interchange unit(s) once enrolment is complete.


Credit Value: Minimum 13 credits Maximum 36 credits

Rules of Combination:

  • Minimum 13 credits, maximum 36 credits
  • Minimum of 7 credits from Group 1
  • Maximum of 6 credits from Group 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit
Group 1
8607-506 Managing Stress and Conflict in the Organisation 3
8607-511 Managing Projects in the Organisation 4
Group 2
8607-402 Managing Equality and Diversity in Own Area 4
8607-415 Motivating people in the workplace 2

Delivery Methods

School of Business & Technology London provides various flexible delivery methods to its learners, including online learning and blended learning. Thus, learners can choose the mode of study as per their choice and convenience. The program is self-paced and accomplished through our cutting-edge Learning Management System. Learners can interact with tutors by messaging through the SBTL Support Desk Portal System to discuss the course materials, get guidance and assistance and request assessment feedbacks on assignments.

We at SBTL offer outstanding support and infrastructure for both online and blended learning. We indeed pursue an innovative learning approach where traditional regular classroom-based learning is replaced by web-based learning and incredibly high support level. Learners enrolled at SBTL are allocated a dedicated tutor, whether online or blended learning, who provide learners with comprehensive guidance and support from start to finish.

The significant difference between blended learning and online learning methods at SBTL is the Block Delivery of Online Live Sessions. Learners enrolled at SBTL on blended learning are offered a block delivery of online live sessions, which can be booked in advance on their convenience at additional cost. These live sessions are relevant to the learners' program of study and aim to enhance the student's comprehension of research, methodology and other essential study skills. We try to make these live sessions as communicating as possible by providing interactive activities and presentations.

Resources and Support

School of Business & Technology London is dedicated to offering excellent support on every step of your learning journey. School of Business & Technology London occupies a centralised tutor support desk portal. Our support team liaises with both tutors and learners to provide guidance, assessment feedback, and any other study support adequately and promptly. Once a learner raises a support request through the support desk portal (Be it for guidance, assessment feedback or any additional assistance), one of the support team members assign the relevant to request to an allocated tutor. As soon as the support receives a response from the allocated tutor, it will be made available to the learner in the portal. The support desk system is in place to assist the learners adequately and streamline all the support processes efficiently.

Quality learning materials made by industry experts is a significant competitive edge of the School of Business & Technology London. Quality learning materials comprised of structured lecture notes, study guides, practical applications which includes real-world examples, and case studies that will enable you to apply your knowledge. Learning materials are provided in one of the three formats, such as PDF, PowerPoint, or Interactive Text Content on the learning portal.

Related Courses

CMI Level 3 Award in Management Coaching and Mentoring

The CMI Level 3 Award in Coaching and Mentoring is aimed at supervisors an...

CMI Level 3 Award in Principles of Management and Leadership

The CMI Level 3 Award in Principles of Management and Leadership ...

CMI Level 3 Certificate in Management Coaching and Mentoring

The CMI Level 3 Certificate in Coaching and Mentoring is aimed at supervis...

    Awarded by

  • logo
Ofqual.gov.uk regulated.
Dedicated Tutor Support
Assessment Included
Globally Recognised
WES Recognised
Level-5

Study Options

£426.44

8 Monthly Payments - £51.17

Initial Deposit - £102.34

Total Discount Applied - 40%

£511.72
£696.44

8 Monthly Payments - £83.57

Initial Deposit - £167.14

Total Discount Applied - 40%

£835.72
Management and Leadership
ILM
Level-5

Related Courses

CMI Level 3 Award in Management Coaching and Mentoring

The CMI Level 3 Award in Coaching and Mentoring is aimed at supervisors an...

CMI Level 3 Award in Principles of Management and Leadership

The CMI Level 3 Award in Principles of Management and Leadership ...

CMI Level 3 Certificate in Management Coaching and Mentoring

The CMI Level 3 Certificate in Coaching and Mentoring is aimed at supervis...
50% OFF