Part Time

Subject Area

Business and Management

Course Length

1 year







Course Level


Home / Course / CMI Level 3 Diploma in First Line Management

Who is this course for?

This course is for people looking to further their career and move in to line management or for people who have recently gained a position in line management and would like to enhance their skills.

What do you need to apply for the course?

Although there are no formal entry requirements but you will need to be over 21 and have current or recent work experience in a relevant area. You will also need to have literacy and numberacy skills equivalent to NVQ Level 2.

What are the key things you'll learn?

This course covers key areas of line management and consists of seven units covering:

  • Personal Development
  • Meeting Stakeholder Needs
  • Developing Individuals
  • Being a Leader
  • Resource planning
  • Managing Communication and Information
  • Improving Team Performance.

How you will learn

This course is taught through a mixture of practical and theoretical methods.

Where could this course take you?

After successfully completing the course you could move on to a foundation degree in leadership and management or a CMI Level 5 qualification. You could also take the skills learnt directly in to the workplace.