This course is essential for middle managers who are seeking to enhance their management skills and knowledge whilst introducing a variety of management techniques to support their role within the organisation. The Edexcel BTEC Level 5 professional qualification is designed to be flexible in its approach, with learners able to progress through different sized qualifications from the Award (10 credits), Certificate (20 credits) to the Diploma (40 credits and above). Each unit within the qualification has a credit value which can be accumulated to build from the Award through to the Diploma. All units are internally assessed through work based assignments. The BTEC Level 5 qualifications are designed to give learners an understanding of the skills needed within vocational sectors.
The Edexcel BTEC Level 5 Certificate extends the work-related focus from theEdexcel BTEC Level 5 Award and covers some of the management and leadership knowledge and practical skills required for a particular vocational sector. The Edexcel BTEC Level 5 Certificate offers an engaging programme for those who are clear about the vocational area they want to learn more about. These learners may wish to extend their programme through a complementary NVQ or other related vocational or personal and social development qualification.
These learning programmes can be developed to allow learners to study complementary qualifications without duplication of content. The Edexcel BTEC Level 5 Certificate extends management and leadership knowledge and understanding of work across vocational sectors. It is a suitable qualification for those wishing to change career or move into a particular area of employment following a career break.
This course builds from the Edexcel BTEC Level 5 Award qualification (units completed at QCF BTEC level 5 Award in Management and Leadership will count towards this qualification and not be repeated). Students will complete units:
1. Principles of Management & Leadership
2. Managing Change
3. Principles of Strategic Management
The units are assignment based and are internally assessed.