ILM Level 3 in Leadership and Management

The perfect qualification for new, aspiring and practicing line-managers and supervisors. Develop the knowledge and skills to become a high performing manager

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What is an ILM Level 3 in Leadership and Management?

With increasing pressure to produce more with less, leadership and management capabilities are more important than ever. As the largest awarding body for leadership and management qualifications in the UK, the Institute of Leadership and Management is committed to developing managers at all levels, to ensure your business has the necessary skill sets to succeed.

This course aims to give practicing or potential first-line managers the foundation for their formal development in a management role.

How long does an ILM Level 3 In Leadership and Management last?

Our open programme ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management is run over 3 days in a classroom setting or virtually via Microsoft Teams.

If you are looking for an in-house ILM Level 3 then the number of days can vary significantly depending on the units and content you require. 

What does our open programme ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management Cover?

Unit One - Leading and Motivating a Team Effectively

  • Vision, mission and strategy and what they mean for first-line leadership
  • Developing team objectives that support overall strategy and vision
  • Creating a common sense of purpose that links to vision and strategy
  • Using effective communication to convey the overall mission of the organisation and how the collective work of the team and its individual members support success
  • Effective techniques for communicating vision, goals and objectives
  • The critical importance of teams and individuals being motivated and committed to their objectives
  • Theories of motivation and motivation factors, with a deep dive on how these can be used to manage people more effectively in a variety of situations
  • Principles and practice of giving feedback on performance to optimise development and results
  • Basic support needs that individuals may have and how to meet these
  • The importance of continuous development for the team and individual members

Unit Two - Understanding Performance Management

  • First-line manager’s responsibility for managing performance and meeting objectives
  • Identifying the causes of poor performance in the context of own organisation (lack of skills, lack of knowledge, poor motivation, lack of incentives, lack of information etc)
  • Formal and informal performance assessment at work
  • Ways to ensure fair and objective assessment(including objectives and ongoing monitoring)
  • Planning for effective, valid and reliable assessments
  • Roles and responsibilities of individuals in the performance assessment process
  • What makes an appropriate performance assessment record
  • How to conduct formal performance assessment (i.e.appraisals, one-to-ones)
  • The relevance of SMART objectives, and how to set them properly
  • How to set performance standards for individuals and teams (KPI’s, Benchmarking, Objectives etc.)
  • Tools and techniques for measuring performance against agreed standards
  • A range of methods for measuring performance and how to select the ideal one
  • Techniques for performance monitoring and evaluation
  • Range of performance improvement methods

Who is the ILM Level 3 for?

The ILM level 3 is designed for first-line managers, existing managers, practising team leaders and supervisors in any sector. It is great for career development and used by many as a stepping stone to more senior roles and to the ILM Level 5 in Leadership and Management.

It is the perfect course those looking to develop their skills in people and performance management. 

ILM Level 3 delivery options:

The course can be delivered in a range of formats, click on any of the buttons below to find out more. 

ILM Level 3 in Leadership and Management Dates

You can start an ILM Level 3 with TSW almost straightaway. To book your place on any of the course dates you can either book online or enquire to discuss and book offline.

We have various training venues with courses subject to availability. We also have virtual courses running, you can see these courses by selecting 'virtual learning' in the location filter below.

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  • 8/17/2020 10:00:00 AM
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    17 Aug 2020 - Virtual

    ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management

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    ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management

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    • Day 1
      17th August 2020
      10:00AM - 13:30PM
    • Day 2
      18th August 2020
      10:00AM - 13:30PM
    • Day 3
      2nd September 2020
      10:00AM - 13:30PM
    • Day 4
      3rd September 2020
      10:00AM - 13:30PM
    • Day 5
      9th September 2020
      10:00AM - 13:30PM
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      10th September 2020
      10:00AM - 13:30PM
  • 10/5/2020 9:00:00 AM
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    Bridgend

    ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management

    Duration: 3 day course
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    • Day 1
      5th October 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 2
      6th October 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 3
      13th October 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
  • 12/3/2020 9:00:00 AM
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    03 Dec 2020 - Newport

    ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management

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    Newport

    ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management

    Duration: 3 day course
    £950 + VAT per attendee
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    • Day 1
      3rd December 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 2
      4th December 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 3
      11th December 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM