ILM NVQ Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management & LeadershipThe Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership is a qualification aimed at senior managers and directors. Their work activities are strategic and they are responsible for the control of activities and work output of other managers, who have the opportunity and the ability to demonstrate recognisable leadership and management skills, for example improving performance within the organisation, providing leadership, facilitate innovation, developing a strategic business plan, managing risk, workforce planning and project management.
Diploma Course StructureThis is a National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) and as such requires that the candidate provides a written account of their work and responsibilities and provide documentary evidence to support this. To gain this Level 7 Diploma qualification, you must achieve a minimum of 45 credits. You must complete the 3 mandatory units, amounting to 16 credits, and a choice of optional units with a minimum total of 29 credits. The mandatory and some of the optional units for this qualification are detailed below. Additional optional units are available upon request. The Level 7 Strategic Management and Leadership program may give credit towards an MBA (Master of Business Administration Degree) at the discretion of the awarding University.’
Mandatory Diploma UnitsLevel 7 Diploma Mandatory course units
- Develop a strategic business plan
- Execute a strategic business plan
- Provide strategic leadership and direction
Optional Diploma UnitsLevel 7 Diploma Optional course units
- Develop a business strategy
- Manage strategic human resources
- Design business processes
- Establish business risk processes
- Obtain financial resources
- Shape organisational culture and values
Diploma Course Duration3 – 24 Months (Average completion time is 7 – 9 months)
Entry RequirementsThere are no formal requirements but candidates need to be an experienced, practicing senior manager whose activities are strategic. A personal skill scan conducted by our assessment team, will ensure that your current job role lends itself to the demands of the National Standards at the preferred level.
AssessmentThis Level 7 Diploma qualification is competence-based. This means that it is linked to a person’s ability to competently perform a range of tasks connected with their work. Assessment is by production of a professional portfolio which comprises of a number of ILM approved units. These are matched to the National Occupational Standards (NOS) and are greatly simplified by our online e-learning platform. The candidate submits these electronically to their designated Assessor/Tutor for assessment and subsequent feedback.
MembershipsUpon being registered with ILM for the Diploma level 7, candidates have free membership to ILM for the duration of their study which includes access to various on-line resources to assist with their studies. On successful completion of the Diploma candidates are encouraged to join ILM and upgrade their membership. Institute of Leadership and Management (Upon application). Chartered Management Institute (Upon application) Please add to the shopping cart and a Ordosafe course adviser will contact you within 24 hours to discuss your purchase further. Currently Ordosafe deliver these courses in United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar. We have office in the Fujairah, UAE . Ordosafe have perfected the delivery of our NVQ’s.
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City and Guilds are internationally recognised as an institution. They are heavily recognised in the UK, Europe, Middle East and Australia. NEBOSH is internationally recognised.
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Most candidates complete the award in 9 – 12 months, some in as little as 3 months depending on what time you have available and what evidence you may already have.