Department Manager Apprenticeship Standard – Level 5

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Department Manager Apprenticeship

Standard – Level 5

Duration: 24 months  | Venue: Onsite/Venue of your choice

We can deliver a Department Manager development programme, bespoke to your organisational needs, and which will have the most impact. The programme is designed to improve and teach new skills, which make people better managers and leaders to improve overall business performance.

The NEW management standard is designed for aspiring managers, regional, divisional and departmental managers. The course has been specifically designed by employers (not academics) to meet your workforce needs.

The course offers:

  • The Apprenticeship – with key strands of Operational Management, Project Management, Finance, Leading and Managing People, Building Relationships, Communication, Awareness and Management of Self and Other and Decision Making
  • Level 5 Diploma in Management & Leadership – delivery of this qualification using the Key Modules provides the necessary skills to drive growth, in doing so achieve operational targets and achieve the Apprenticeship Standard
  • English & Maths – those without Level 2 attainment in these areas will be supported to achieve this
  • Employees will be tested through an End Point Assessment – a test of knowledge (using scenarios with questions), a competency based interview, portfolio of evidence, a professional discussion relating to CPD activity and a review of a work based project with a presentation on a work based project and Q&A session

Our unique approach to delivery means we use different training methods to meet individual needs. Under ESFA funding rules employers are required to allow 20% off the job training of the apprentice’s employment contracted hours.

Successful apprentices gain a Level 5 Diploma in Management & Leadership and can register to become members of the Institute of Leadership & management, those with 3 years of management experience can apply for Chartered Manager status.

Download the Operations/Departmental Management Apprenticeships full course information 

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