Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.
Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.
If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.
If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.
International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.
For more information, see our guide to fees.
What will you learn on the course?
This qualification will give you the insight you need to work in a care management role in a variety of settings. It aims to build on your leadership capabilities and show you how to manage projects, people and relationships within the care sector. The innovative design of this qualification means you can fast track your progression to a level which is recognised by employers.
How to plan, allocate and organise work within the care sector
How to manage projects and lead meetings
How to motivate people and improve performance within your care organisation
How to plan and manage change and create a culture of innovation
A full range of communication skills
How to manage people and relationships within the health and social care environment
How to deal with discipline, conflict and stress in the workplace
- How to understand leadership and develop capabilities
Who is this course for? The ILM Level 3 Diploma in Leadership and Management in the Care Sector is ideal for those who are leading or managing staff within their health and social care job role or who plan to pursue a career in management. It is also suited to those who are already in a supervisory position within the care sector, but who have had little or no formal training and wish to develop their existing skill set.
Facilities and Support?
Receive support and guidance from a dedicated team of qualified assessors/tutors
The learner must be 19 years or older on the first day of the course, be living in the UK and have lived in the UK, Channel Islands or Isle of Man for three years before starting the course.
If you are paying the course in full then the residency requirements do not apply.
This qualification will provide you with the knowledge to either progress within the same sector or start a new career in the sector.
No need to attend a classroom as the course is delivered through a flexible learning model, meaning convenient learning to suit you.