Management Diploma

  • Course overview

    management and hr

    Diploma in Management Course

    5 star reviews     'An enjoyable and challenging Management Diploma course. Doing the live online classes from home was a positive experience and the course really improved my academic research skills.  Each of the units were very practical and work related'   Donal Richardson - More Reviews

    The aim of the Management diploma course is to provide you with the key forward planning and strategic skills that are necessary to be a competent manager. 

    The Diploma in Management course is an internationally recognised higher level 6 England qualification (which is broadly equivalent to level 7/8 in Ireland). It holds 60 credits and and allows further progression to the Extended Diploma in Management level 6 120 credit course. The qualification is awarded by ATHE - Awards for Training and Higher Education (UK) and is internationally recognised and regulated by Ofqual.

    This Management Diploma course involves driving an organisation forward, and involves real leadership. Dealing with people management, HR issues and the latest Human Resource thinking to fast track your organisation in challenging environments.

    On this Management diploma course you will learn the qualities required to be an effective leader, looking at strategic ways to motivate staff and achieve organisational objectives.

    A recent survey indicated 84% of students have received promotions, acquired new job positions and salary increases within one year of completion .

    A unique approach to success

    • Our unique approach allows you to apply what you learn each week over an 8 month time frame.  
    • CMI's incremental approach to learning, ensures you are well prepared to pass each of the rigorous assessments
    • There is no written exams, but assignments
    • You use research skills from home Assignments and submit drafts and final submissions by deadline dates 
    • CMI assessors provide full feedback on your submitted work on draft and final submission stages . This allows you to incrementally improve assignments and score higher grades. 

    Award body: ATHE-Logo
    A unique feature is NO written exams but practical applied learning in the form of assignments, case studies, and research projects.
    Award: Diploma in Management
    Level: 6 England (broadly equivalent to level 7/8 in Ireland)
    Credits: 60
    Successful students can progress to do the Extended Diploma in Management 120 credit course with CMI which leads to a Masters degree qualification. Alternatively students can progress to do a level 7 Ordinary or level 8 Degree in a similar related area and gain 60 credit exemptions from their first year.  

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  • Modules

    There are 4 key subject areas to cover:

      1. Leadership & Management
      2. Personal Leadership and Management Development
      3. HR Management
      4. Economics for Business
  • Fees

    Classroom course
    Fees : € 2850.00 
    Includes all tuition, Athe registration, assessment and online notes.

    Live Online Classes
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    Fees : € 2650.00 
    Includes all tuition, Athe registration, assessment and online notes.

    How do I book

    Online Booking: Simply complete the online booking form .

    Pay a minimum deposit of €300 to secure a place 

    The balance of fees is due before programme commencement and can be paid by clicking here

    Your place on the course is confirmed within 2-3 days of receipt of online booking/payment.

    Online Bookings and payments are subject to CMI Terms & Conditions.

    Sponsorship: Students must still pay a deposit of 300 euro to secure their place irrespective of whether they are being sponsored by an employer or other body. 

    Once payment is received in full for the course by the sponsor, the student will receive a 300euro deposit refund.


Course timetable

  • Online Live Classes

    • Start: Wednesday 9th February 2022 ( 1 night per week ) 18.30 -21.30
    • End: July 2022
    • Assigments: April 2022 July 2022
    • Duration: 6 months, 20 weeks part-time, Live Online Classes Each Week,
    • Level: 6 UK (broadly equivalent to level 7/8 in Ireland)
    • Places: Now Enrolling


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Shane has over 20 years’ experience within project management and strategic management in both the public and private sector. Shane brings a wealth of experience having held various senior management & consulting positions and has successfully managed a range of large scale projects throughout his career.

Shane holds an MBA from Trinity College Dublin. He currently lectures with CMI on Leadership & Management & Personal Leadership & Management.

Stephen works as Head of Strategy for the Irish arm of a multi-national bank. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant having trained with KPMG and specialised in Financial Services Clients across multiple industries including Insurance, Banking, Funds and Technology. He has held management roles across multiple teams including Corporate Relationship Management, Operational Management, Corporate Restructuring, Change Management and Retail Management. He holds a B.Com from NUI Galway, is a qualified chartered accountant, registered auditor and a member of Chartered Accountants Ireland and is a Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA) and has a Licentiate of The Institute of Banking (LIB). Stephen lectures on the Management Diploma with CMI. 

Cormac Whelan
Cormac is the HR Manager for Brite Bill which has 180 employees and provides HR expertise in legal and regulatory compliance. He previously worked as HR Business Partner with Intel Ireland. He has an MSc in HR Strategies, a Diploma in Organisational Behaviour and BSc in HR Management. He is a Chartered member of CIPD . He teaches on General HRM for CMI.

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