Level 3 Diploma in First Line Management

Start Date Day and Time Cost Duration
Monday 4th September 2017
Monday 5:30pm - 8:30pm
£1 400 24 sessions

Course Summary

Join our Level 3 Diploma in First Line Management and gain indepth skills in managing your team.  We will help you to support the development of your skills in leading a team, making sure that the team’s work achieves organisational objectives, and contributes to planning, problem solving and decision making.


You may progress to the Level 5 Award, Certificate or Diploma in Management and Leadership.  Joining our course we will provide you with Affiliate membership of the Chartered Management Institure and you may wish to extend your qualification to the Extended Diploma and apply for Chartered Manager Status.

Enry Requirements

You must hold GCSE in English at grade C or equivalent.

Course Content

We will cover: 

  • Personal Development as a First Line Manager
  • Resource Planning
  • Meeting Stakeholder Needs
  • Managing and Communicating Information
  • Identifying Development Opportunities
  • Improving Team Performance

Timings and Assessment

We will run three sessions (each Monday) of theory per module followed by the fourth session, a tutorial.  The fifth session we expect you to work at home on your assignments.  Depending on the module, you may be set a project or work to complete away from the classroom which means you are not required to come into College.  

Therefore, please see below the dates below:

4th – 25th September – Module 1

2nd October - Assignment writing

9th October – 30th October – Module 2

6th November – Assignment writing

13th November – 4th December – Module 3

11th December – Assignment writing

8th January – 29th January – Module 4

5th February – Assignment writing

12th February – 5th March – Module 5

12th March – Assignment writing

19th March – 23rd April – Module 6

30th April – Assignment writing and course end.

8th May – Final module submission

Costs and Resources

The cost of the course is £1,400.

The Advanced Learner Loan fully covers the cost of the Level 3 Diploma. More information can be found here.  https://www.gov.uk/advanced-learner-loan/overview  We can offer instalments and flexible learning plans to cover any outstanding amount.  Please contact us for details.  We can also over instalment plans for all other CMI qualifications.  

We also offer instalment options, please contact for details.


  • For further information about this course please contact a member of the Fast Forward Team on 01793 732892 or email: FastForward@newcollege.ac.uk
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