ILM L5 Award in Leadership and Management

Start Date: This course has multiple entry points throughout the year Please call 0191 200 4000 or email for more information.

Duration: 12 Months

Venue: Distance Learning

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The ILM provides employers with the widest choice of leadership and management qualifications available in the UK, from pure management and leadership to specialised programmes in coaching and mentoring. ILM is the European market leader, developing over 90,000 annually.

Newcastle College Business Academy are an accredited partner to ILM with many years of experience delivering a full range of ILM professional qualifications via distance learning.


The Level 5 ILM qualification is designed for project managers, department heads, and other practicing middle managers.

Develop your skills and experience, improve your performance and prepare for senior management responsibilities.

By completing and passing two modules you will gain an ILM Level 5 Award in Leadership and Management.



Call our friendly team of advisers on 0191 226 6313 and they will talk you through your application.


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You can download an application here and post it FREE to:

NCG Direct
Group e-learning
1st Floor
Parsons Annexe
Newcastle College
Rye Hill Campus
Newcastle upon Tyne

Alternatively call : 0191 226 6313 and we will send you an application form.

The course will consist of two modules:

  • Making Professional Presentations
  • Becoming an Effective Leader


Supported online learners will have access to our Virtual Learning Environment which provides all course materials and content. Learners can log in at any time as long as they have internet access.

Learners will also have access to a Personal Online Tutor to support them through their studies. Learners will be required to dedicate between 6 – 10 hours flexibly per week.


During the ILM Level 5 qualification you will be assessed by submission of assignments and case studies to Newcastle College Business Academy.

Your work will be assessed, internally and externally verified and submitted to the ILM for certification.

After successfully completing the ILM Level 5 Award in Leadership and Management you can progress onto the following courses:

  • ILM Level 5 Certificate in Leadership and Management.



Gaining an ILM Level 5 qualification will give you the opportunity to work in a range of senior management positions dependent on your work experience.

It will give you the ability to provide strategic leadership and management within a role to raise productivity and performance.

Learners must be able to demonstrate that they have relevant previous management experience. Learners who hold a Level 4 Management qualification such as an ILM Level 4 Diploma in Leadership and Management are also eligible for this course.

To ensure that you are studying at the correct level we will ask you to complete a diagnostic assessment as part of the enrolment process.


£ 625.00

Not Applicable.

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