• Course Information

    An Operations or Departmental Manager is someone who manages teams and/or projects, and achieving operational or departmental goals and objectives, as part of the delivery of the organisations strategy. They are accountable to a more senior manager or business owner. Our Leadership and Management course allows you to have the responsibility of managing a team, managing projects and delivering operational plans.

    • Course Code
    • Validated By
    • Learner Aim Reference
    • Price
    • Attendance Pattern
    • Course Level
      Level 5
    • Study Mode
      Part Time
    • Course Location
      Leyland Campus
    • Start Date
    • Age Group
      Adults (19+)
    • Course Duration
      12-18 months
    Download course information Apply today
  • Overview

    The course comprises of the following units:

    • 8421-520 Personal & Professional Development
    • 8421-521 Communication Skills
    • 8421-522 Managing Teams
    • 8421-523 Business Planning
    • 8421-524 Operational Planning & Management
    • 8421-525 Financial Practices
    • 8421-526 Project Planning

    *Price – £1,999 OR for the individual units, the price is £349.

  • Equipment Required

    Laptop with access to internet with video and microphone.

  • Entry Requirements

    5 x GCSEs A*-C/9-4 including maths and English or equivalent or BKSB sufficient diagnostic.

    Competent computer skills (qualification not required) and in a position that aligns with a management role. If applicants do not hold the necessary grades, they will be interviewed by programme teacher or HofS.

  • How will I be assessed?

    You will be assessed in the following ways: workbook assessments, assignment work, work product and witness testimonies. If you are completing individual units, you will need to complete your work at home or within your workplace.

  • Progression Pathway

    This qualification can lead to: Operations manager, Regional manager, Divisional manager, Department manager and Specialist managers. You may wish to continue studying further.

  • Health, Safety & Well-Being

    Runshaw College is committed to ensuring you have a happy, successful and productive time with us – ensuring your health, safety and well-being is at the heart of everything we do.

    We proactively encourage the disclosure of any disabilities or issues which may impact on your learning experience – this can be at interview, enrolment, or at any other stage during your studies. Any information you disclose will be held in strict confidence and will be used to assess your in-class support needs and inform a Personal Emergency Evacuation Plan (PEEP) to ensure your safe evacuation from the College in the event of an emergency. If you would like further information, please contact Course Enquiries on 01772 642040.

  • Safeguarding

    Runshaw College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.