Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Qualifications

CMI qualifications provide a structured pathway to nurture your management skills, catering to both aspiring managers (starting at level 2) and seasoned senior managers (at level 8). Each CMI course is available in three formats: Award, Certificate, and Diploma.

CMI Membership Benefits

Included with your CMI course enrolment, you’ll automatically gain CMI student membership, with the option to upgrade to full CMI membership. Being a part of the CMI not only aligns you with the UK’s largest management representative body but also offers a spectrum of benefits, such as:

  • Recognition of your commitment to advancing your management career.
  • Access to a wealth of business resources and templates.
  • Regular newsletters keep you updated on the latest news and research.
  • Access to skilled researchers for those hard-to-find answers.
  • Subscription to the specialised management magazines “Professional Manager” and “Management Today.”
  • Networking opportunities through regional branches.
  • Exclusive discounted rates for a diverse range of management-focused events.
  • Career development guidance, including support during redundancy. The opportunity to nurture your Continuous Professional Development (CPD) and attain Chartered Manager status.

Course Breakdown

Award: Comprising one core unit, Awards are the fastest route to acquiring CMI qualifications

Certificate: Offering a more comprehensive exploration of key topics, Certificates serve as a solid foundation for leadership and management skills.

Diploma: As a full CMI qualification, Diplomas provide a broader knowledge base to fuel your career. They require a more structured study approach, additional support, and a deeper grasp of leadership and management skills.

Extended Diploma: Available for CMI levels 5 and 7, the Extended Diploma is ideal for those aiming to elevate their skills to the highest level.

Why Choose a CMI Management Course?

The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) stands out as a global leader in Management and Leadership courses, recognised by organisations worldwide as the ‘gold standard’ in Management training.

Studying a CMI qualification with Karen Blake Coaching Ltd. offers a fantastic route to achieve your professional development goals and thrive in leadership and management roles.

CMI collaborates closely with employers to craft courses aligned with real business needs. Each qualification is tailored to support individuals taking on their first supervisory roles, all the way up to senior management/CEO positions. Pursuing a CMI qualification equips you to refine existing leadership skills and acquire new management techniques.

By enrolling in a CMI course with us, you’ll:

  • Develop yourself as a capable leader.
  • Gain a deeper understanding of various leadership styles and their impact on teams.
  • Benefit from regular feedback and self-reflection to track your progress.
  • Validate your communication skills to meet your team’s needs and your organisation’s goals.
  • Master strategic skills to lead successful projects.
  • Foster productive, efficient, and satisfied teams that deliver results.

Our CMI Courses

CMI Level 2 Award in Team Leading

CMI Level 3 Award in Principles of Management & Leadership

CMI Level 3 Award in Management Coaching and Mentoring

CMI Level 3 Certificate in Management Coaching and Mentoring

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