ILM Certificate in Effective Management | Loughborough College

Level 3 Certificate in
Effective Management

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The ILM Level 3 Certificate in Effective Management aims to give both new and experienced first line managers a wide range of skills to become more confident and effective in their roles by developing their management skills and knowledge.

Course Content

This 18 week course aims to develop a first line manager's skills by introducing effective management skills and assisting participants in gaining the basic knowledge required by a manager. You are required to achieve a total of 25 credits for the Level 3 Certificate which will be achieved through completing 4 written assignments and 2 presentations based on workplace tasks covering subjects such as:

  • Introduction to leadership
  • Developing leadership capability through action learning
  • Problem solving and effective decision making
  • Innovation and change management
  • Effective communication
  • Leading and motivating a team effectively
  • Using motivation to improve performance
  • Managing conflict


  • Induction and tutorial to support learning
  • Practical skills in management
  • Effective and thought provoking sessions
  • Assessment through work based assignments
  • Desirable skills valued by employers
  • Enhance your CV

"Action Learning was a positive experience; the practicality of this new concept to develop leadership capability was extremely beneficial."

"The variety of delivery approaches provided interactive lessons which promoted a deeper understanding of the theory."

"The practical activities were useful for relating the theory to working practice."

This course may be eligible for the new Advanced Learning Loan.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this programme but learners must be in a position to meet the assessment demands (minimum Level 2 English), ideally using their workplace as a basis for assignments.

Progression Opportunities

Available through Loughborough College:

  • ILM Level 5 Qualifications in Management & Leadership
  • ILM Level 5 Qualifications in Coaching
  • Foundation Degree in Business & Management

Contact Details:To find out more about the course please contact the Admissions Team on 0845 166 2950 or e-mail FAO: ALison Corcoran.


Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct, the College accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. Please note that details are subject to change without notice with regard to the provision of courses, course times and dates and the fees and charges levied.

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Key Facts


  • September 2018

Mode of Attendance:

  • Part Time Evening Only (PT)



Course Duration:

16 - 20 Weeks

Programme Costs:

  • The fees for this course are currently being confirmed.

Please contact Student Recruitment for more information.

College Course Code:

  • 18/19TEH0001

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