Business and Professional


Course Title: Higher Apprenticeship in Management
Course Code: PD278

Department: Business and Professional
Course Type: Apprenticeship

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.



NVQ Diploma in Management and Leadership (QCF)

Course Content

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

Entry Requirements

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

Next Steps

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.

Career Opportunities

With additional training, higher apprentices may be able to progress in their careers to senior management or director level roles and, in time, to chief executive positions.

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
We run on demand. Contact us for dates. Apprenticeship 36
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

Additional Costs


Location & Contact Details


Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions


Course Helpline 01305 215215

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Materials Required

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