Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) qualifications available at Somerset College

The nationally recognised and highly regarded ILM professional management qualifications are now available at Somerset College. ILM is the leading professional body for leadership and management within the UK. It has developed a range of qualifications aimed at both experienced and aspiring managers. Somerset College is an ILM accredited centre.

Whether you’re an aspiring leader of the future, or an existing manager with a wealth of experience, undertaking an ILM management qualification with Somerset College will provide you with the crucial skills and knowledge to improve your performance at work and career prospects.

Somerset College offers the following five ILM management qualifications. Full course details for each qualification can be found by clicking on the relevant course.

ILM Level 3 – Award in First Line Management

ILM Level 3 – Certificate in First Line Management

ILM Level 3 – Diploma in First Line Management

ILM Level 5 – Award in Management

ILM Level 5 – Certificate in Management

Each qualification is made up of mandatory units covering the essentials, combined with a choice of optional units that cover a range of general and specialist topics. This allows the qualification to be tailored to match individual’s job roles. The delivery and assessment method will involve a mixture of work-based assignments, reflective reviews, knowledge reviews and written reports.

Following the completion of any ILM qualification, a number of progression options will be available to coincide with further career progression. Each ILM course is designed to include a unitised structure to make it easier for learners to continue with their development by progressing onto additional qualifications.

To discuss any of our ILM qualifications further or to enrol please contact the Somerset College Business Centre on 01823 366 555 or email