Chartered Management Institute CMI

CMI Level 5 Advanced Leadership Programme (ALP)

The CMI Level 5 Advanced Leadership Programme (ALP) offers middle and senior-level leaders the most comprehensive leadership training yet! It is accredited by the internationally recognised Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

Engage, challenge and motivate your recruitment leaders in a highly interactive and innovative way, with this programme which focuses on academic and practical skills in 3 core areas:

  • Leading
  • Coaching
  • Mentoring

Who will benefit

The programme will benefit directors, middle and senior leaders from both your sales and support teams who are seeking to build successful teams and drive performance. On successful completion of two assessments delegates will be awarded the CMI level 5 certificate in Management and Leadership.


Principles of Leadership

  • Leadership practices and styles
  • Culture mapping
  • Empowerment and accountability
  • Strategy and team dynamics
  • Ethical Leadership
  • Vision and alignment
  • Change

Coaching and Mentoring

  • Similarities and differences in coaching and mentoring
  • Structures for coaching and mentoring
  • Assessing competency in coaching and mentoring
  • Purposeful L&D
  • Practical models and tools for coaching and mentoring
  • Skills practice and feedback


The programme is delivered either virtually or face to face either within your company or on open courses. It will involve:

Tutor Led Training sessions

Three interactive 1 day courses will provide content for discussions, teamwork, group exercises and individual reflection.

One to one Tutorials

3 x 1 hour personlised coaching sessions which will support the learner by extending the content from the workshops or supporting with assessments depending on the needs of each individual.

Group Tutorials

2 x 2 hour group tutorials will analyse and support delegates with structuring and developing skills required for the assessment including support with academic writing skills.

Mastermind sessions

3 x 2 hours sessions aimed at embedding the learning -  including a delegate feedback loop, peer coaching, group coaching, tutor coaching and trouble shooting.


After each of the two modules there will be a written assessment created by the CMI which draws on both the academic content and practical skills.

Time Commitment

There are 44 guided learning hours.  Delegates will be expected to undertake a further 50 hours of study, research, reading, practical application and assessments, over a period of 6-9 months.


Programme fee
Individual fee
In-company fee**
CMI registration fee

Virtual Programme

Face-to-face programme


*plus trainer expenses
**Based on 6 delegates, additional delegates charged at £950

For non-members, please speak to a member of the team to enquire about pricing.

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