Business and Professional


Course Title: Higher Apprenticeship in Management
Course Code: PD278

Department: Business and Professional
Course Type: Day Release

Managers in this role are often responsible for setting and supporting organisational objectives, and are often involved in strategic decisions as well as the management of people. The Level 5 Higher Apprenticeship will help you to develop these skills as well as many others, to help increase your confidence in a middle management role.


Course Content

NVQ Diploma in Management and Leadership (QCF)

Entry Requirements

The framework consists of: OCR Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Management and Leadership OCR Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership (Technical Certificate) Employment Right and Responsibilities (ERR) There are no Functional Skills as applicants must be at Level 2 in English and maths. An initial assessment may be required upon commencement of the course. Course content includes: Developing strategic plans Designing business processes Managing strategic change Providing leadership and management

Next Steps

Level 2 English and maths qualification. Significant experience working at middle management level.

Career Opportunities

Higher apprentices, with support and opportunities in the workplace, can progress on to: A range of management and other professional qualifications Lt level 6 and above Higher education to undertake management, business or other qualifications, including Degrees or Masters in Management & Leadership, Business and Business Management Further employment opportunities within their current job role/alternative job roles Specialised qualifications providing additional technical knowledge Possible membership of professional bodies, including the Chartered Management Institute and the Institute of Leadership & Management.