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CMI Level 3 - First Line Management


The Level 3 CMI course is suitable for students looking to develop their existing skills enabling them to move forward within management.

First line managers are directly above non-managerial employees, supervising workers in their specific department. They are the link between workers and higher management, providing them with the information they need in order to develop organisational processes.

The course is tailored to suit the individual and the range of units cover areas of management to help you develop your existing skills to help move you forward and progress your role within management

See below for further information.

Sold By: The Distance Learning College and Training


Academic Equivalent

The CMI Level 3 online course is the equivalent to an A Level but without the long hours and years to complete, giving you more time to concentrate on getting that new future.

  • This is a full UK regulated qualification highly valued within the UK and around the world
  • Internationally recognised due to the skills and knowledge needed to carry out your role
  • Holds the same value certification from a college or university
  • A CMI is an internationally recognised certificate
Course Overview

Course content:

• Personal development as a first line manager
• Resources planning
• Meeting stakeholder needs
• Managing and communicating information
• Developing individuals and teams
• Recruitment and selection process
• Maintain quality standards
• Improving team performance
• Management communication
• Being a leader
• Introduction to first line management
• Corporate social responsibility

Award – 2-3 hours per week to complete the course in the study period of 3 months

The Award will develop your knowledge in specific aspects of the responsibilities involved in first line management.

Certificate – 2-3 hours per week to complete the course in the study period of 6 months

The Certificate will give you a broader understanding of first line management, tailoring the course to focus on specific areas which you need to develop within your workplace.

Diploma – 2-3 hours per week to complete the course in the study period of 18 months

The Diploma in First Line Management, a more comprehensive course, will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need in order to become an effective first line manager within your workplace.

Note: These courses are Assignment based only – there are no formal examinations.
Support Included

To ensure successful completion of this course the following support is included:

  • Student Support Team
  • Industry Expert Tutors – available for all courses, contactable in a number of ways including After Hours support and monthly tutor meetings to provide feedback on progress
  • Face to Face Tutor support
  • Mentor Support – every student receives a dedicated student mentor throughout their studies
  • Assignment support
Payment Options and Discounts

For purchases of 1 to 9 user enrolments select the number of users you require and add the product to your shopping cart by selecting Add to Cart. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a Paypal account.

For a licence for 10 or more user enrolments, discounts, or if you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice, please contact a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218 or email [email protected].

Purchasing Options for your Organisation

We offer a variety of purchasing options giving you total flexibility in how you purchase online training for your organisation. Let us know your requirements and we’ll advise you on the most cost efficient method of purchasing:

  • User Licence – a licence for a specified user on specified course/s. The user licence consists of a number of enrolments for a user to use on specified courses.
  • Course Licence – a licence for specified course/s for any learner. The course licence consists of a number of enrolments to use on specified course/s for any learner;
  • Bundle Licence – a licence for a specified bundle of courses. The bundle licence consists of a number of enrolments to use on any course for any learner in the bundle;
  • Subscription Licence – a licence for a maximum number of users to access any course in a specified bundle;
  • Site Licence – a licence to install one course, or one or more bundles of courses on your own learning management system. The site licence consists of a number of enrolments to use on any course for any learner in the bundle;

For more information on purchasing options and discounts please phone a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218.

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