ILM Leadership and
Management Qualifications 

Leaders and Managers

Level 3 Diploma in Management


The Level 3 Diploma is an Apprenticeship programme designed for those looking to take the first steps into line management and for those who already have some management responsibilities. The combined knowledge and competency-based qualification will build and develop new skills to enhance management careers.


Who Is This Qualification Designed For?

This programme of study is ideal for those who are new to or aspiring into their first team leader or management role and provides an introduction to management principles whilst developing key skills to develop as a manager.


What You Need To Know

Here are some of the benefits learners and organisations can hope to gain from the ILM qualifications in Leadership and Management

Learner Benefit​s

  • Provides leadership and management skills to aid your career development and promotion opportunities

  • Provides you with current, specific knowledge and skills which relate to your profession

  • Develops your ability to lead, motivate and inspire others

  • An accredited qualification that is transferable across multiple professions

  • Flexible learning approach, working around you and your commitments

Organisation Benefits

  • Develops employees’ management and leadership skills

  • Encourages strategic thinking which could aid and enhance efficiency and competitiveness

  • A valuable personal development tool for staff which provides clear benefits to those who want to self develop or want career progression

  • The ability to customise this qualification to your staff’s professional development needs and future career goals


Useful Information

Course Duration

Up to 18 months


No cost to the learner or the school. A Welsh Government and ESF funded qualification 

(£4,000 - £5,000)

Qualification Units


Comprehensive enrolment process and support provided from a designated assessor


What Our Learners Say

Find Out More

For further information on this and the range of leadership and management qualifications that we offer, contact our Relations Team:


Elin Llŷr


"I would thoroughly recommend this course to anyone who wishes to develop their career and learn more about leadership and management"

Graham Stephens

Adapt (a Datapipe company)

"The Leadership and Management course offered by Portal has greatly assisted my continued professional development and will certainly help further enhance my career prospects"

Matt Anthony

Wales Pre-school Providers Association

"I relished the chance to up-skill to become a better leader for my team"

The Apprenticeships, led by the Welsh Government, are supported by the European Social Fund

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Phone: 029 2047 4060

Address: Portal Training, Ocean Park House,
East Tyndall Street, Cardiff CF24 5ET

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