CMI Level 7 Award In Strategic Management And Leadership

DLC Training
United Kingdom (GB)
Online Course
24 Feb 2021
26 Mar 2021
Contract Type

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Course overview

The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Level 7 Award in Strategic Management and Leadership is an in-depth, comprehensive qualification that will equip you with a greater understanding of strategic leadership by covering a broad framework of units.

Designed for practising senior managers with a wide range of responsibilities, such as converting organisational strategy into effective performance, the CMI Level 7 Award provides guidance on the different areas of strategic management. If you’d like to build your leadership skills, you can choose from a diverse range of units and tailor this Level 7 Award in Leadership and Management to your current level of experience, professional goals and interests.

CMI is the only chartered professional body in the field of management and leadership, so when you study the CMI Level 7 Award, you can rest assured that this qualification will prove a valuable and rewarding investment.

The CMI Level 7 Award in Strategic Management and Leadership is a concise yet practical route to becoming a successful senior manager.

Duration study load

  • 6 months of unbeatable support
  • Total qualification time of 60 hours

Course features

  • Unrivalled support package
  • Fully flexible study options
  • First-class study materials and resources
  • Structured, constructive tutor feedback
  • Fully accredited professional qualifications
  • Your success guaranteed – if you don’t pass your qualification within two years of enrolling with us, we’ll let you re-sit the whole study period for free


CMI Qualifications are assessed by assignments. For each unit of study, students are required to produce an assignment that demonstrates their understanding of the unit topic. Assignments are marked by one of our expert tutors and you will receive detailed feedback on the work you have submitted.

There are no exams to be taken and assignments can be submitted as and when you have completed each unit making studying CMI with Distance Learning College a fantastic flexible learning option.

Who's it for?

This course is the perfect choice for senior managers aspiring to develop their knowledge and certify their skills.

What's the difference between the CMI and ILM?

With so many providers of professional management training, choosing the right course can be a difficult decision. CMI and the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) are both fantastic Institutes to study with, and students are often unsure which option is the best for them.

CMI specialises in general management courses, designed to help improve your skills as a manager and improve or boost team performance. Students can tailor their CMI studies to meet their own training needs to ensure you get the most out of your studies.

Our highly trained course advisors are on hand to help you chose the right institute and course for your professional development aims.


To successfully achieve the CMI Level 7 Award in Strategic Management and Leadership, you will need to complete a minimum of 6 credits.

Course content

Group A

  • Personal Development as a Strategic Manager (6 Credits)
  • Developing Performance Management Strategies (7 Credits)
  • Financial Management (7 Credits)
  • Strategic Information Management (9 Credits)
  • Reviewing Organisational Strategy Plans and Performance (9 Credits)
  • Conducting a Strategic Management Project (10 Credits)

Group B

  • Financial Planning (6 Credits)
  • Developing a Marketing Strategy (6 Credits)
  • Strategic Project Management (6 Credits)
  • Strategic Leadership (7 Credits)
  • Strategic Leadership Practices (7 Credits)
  • Implementing Organisational Change Strategies (7 Credits)
  • Strategic Human Resource Planning (8 Credits)
  • Strategic Planning (9 Credits)
  • Strategic Corporate Social Responsibility (9 Credits)
  • Developing Risk Management Strategies (9 Credits)
  • Introduction to Strategic Management & Leadership (10 Credits)


  • Accredited by the CMI
  • Accredited by Ofqual

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About DLC Training

Distance learning has many benefits, but not every provider can offer the same high-quality qualifications and expert tuition.

Here at Distance Learning College, we pride ourselves in helping every student to achieve the best results possible. In fact, we’re so dedicated to achieving success that if you don’t pass your qualification within two years of enrolling with us, we’ll let you re-sit the whole study period for free.

Our distance learning courses are fully accredited by Ofqual and recognised worldwide, and we offer personalised study routes so you can tailor your learning to your specific career goals.