Institute of Leadership and Management Certificate in Leadership and Team Skills

Blended Course (Residential and Online)

About this course

This ILM-accredited Level 2 Award in Leadership and Team Skills supports new or aspiring team leaders to become more effective and confident in their role. The qualification develops basic management and leadership skills and assists students in gaining the essential knowledge required for this level. 

There will be a 2-week break over Christmas on the weeks commencing the 21st December and 28th December.


Date and Times 

16th October 2020 - 9th February 2021

5 hours per week online study plus 4 residential weekends.

Friday evenings to Sunday finishing at 4.30pm

Weekend dates are as follows:

16th, 17th, 18th October 2020

4th, 5th and 6th December 2020

8th, 9th and 10th January 2021,

5th, 6th and 7th February 2021 

Level Level 2 
Entry Requirements 

You will need to have basic IT skills, access to a computer and WiFi along with a webcam, microphone and speaker installed within, or attached, to your computer to allow interaction during the virtual lessons. 

This course is funded by the West Midlands Combined Authority and is therefore only available to people residing in certain areas of the West Midlands.  If you are unsure if you are eligible or not to apply please contact [email protected] along with your postcode.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course students will be able to:

Demonstrate effective management behaviours to successfully lead and develop both their team and themselves.

Units covered:

  • Planning and Monitoring Work
  • Developing the Work Team
  • Improving the Performance of the Team
  • Leading the Work Team
  • Understanding Conflict Management in the workplace
  • Understanding Change in the workplace
  • Understanding Discipline in the workplace
  • Induction and Coaching in the workplace
  • Managing Yourself
  • Understanding Negotiation and Networking in the workplace

You can choose to progress onto the following courses

  • Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management 
  • Level 3 Certificate in Leadership and Management

Please keep checking our website for updates on when these 2 courses will be available at the college again.