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ILM Level 5 Certificate in Leading with integrity

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The ILM Level 5 Certificate in Leading with Integrity is ideal for individuals (in any business sector) who have leadership and management responsibilities and are seeking to develop their abilities as an ethical leader or manager.

  • Gain a degree level equivalent qualification that is internationally recognised
  • Build your ethical leadership and management awareness and capability
  • Develop practical skills to be able to deal effectively with moral dilemmas at work.
  • Effective and ethical managers, with the proven ability to lead and manage with integrity
  • Challenge your managers academically whilst building their practical capabilities
  • This innovative qualification can be integrated into existing internal training programmes
  • Fully flexible to the needs of the business and the individual learner. 

There are two mandatory units in this qualification. The first unit, ‘Becoming an Effective Leader’ will give learners a solid understanding of leadership, including the key competencies of leadership, different leadership styles, when to use them and with whom, and how to evaluate their own ability to lead.

The second unit ‘Leading with Integrity’, covers understanding different forms of integrity, how to address ethical dilemmas, economic, legal and social responsibilities, and how to align them as a leader in the city.

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Credit Value

The range of credits a learner must undertake to gain this qualification

13 - 13

Details of the qualification, learning time involved and criteria a learner must satisfy

Learners must achieve a total of 13 credits from the 2 mandatory units 500 and 501.

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