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ILM Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Management

ILM management RQF NVQ part of City and Guilds group (8622-41) (601/3247/4)

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SVT Ltd offers a variety of online management training. The ILM Level 4 RQF NVQ Diploma in Management is ideal for managers moving into a middle management position, who still retain responsibility for operational processes but are more removed from day to day line management duties. As a family business training since 2004, SVT Ltd is highly experienced and understand which courses are best designed for online learning. We aim to provide everything a candidate needs to gain their qualification via our innovative online learning software through top-class tuition, helpful, friendly staff and a range of useful free resources to help develop knowledge.

The RQF NVQ 4 management qualification develops the knowledge and skills required to take on higher-level responsibilities such as planning and implementing change. This NVQ Level 4 management qualification forms part of the ILM Level 4 Management Apprenticeship.

Diploma Course Structure

This level 4 management qualification is a National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) and as such requires that the candidate provides a written account of their work and responsibilities and provide documentary evidence to support this.

To gain this management level 4 diploma you must complete 4 mandatory units amounting to 17 credits and a choice of optional units, with a minimum total of 53 credits. The mandatory and a sample of the optional units for this qualification are detailed below. Further additional optional units are available upon request.


ILM Management Level 4

Mandatory Diploma Units

  • Manage Personal and Professional Development
  • Provide leadership and management
  • Develop and Implement an operational plan
  • Develop working relationships with stakeholders

Optional Diploma Units

Level 4 Diploma optional course units

  • Resolve customer problems
  • Develop and maintain professional networks
  • Manage a tendering process
  • Manage physical resources
  • Manage knowledge in an organisation
  • Manage a budget
  • Conduct quality audits
  • Manage a project
  • Manage redundancy and redeployment
  • Manage a conflict in a team
  • Manage business risk

Cheryl Watson



Cheryl Watson
Management Assessor


This ILM Level 4 Award in Leadership and Management qualification is competence-based. This means that it is linked to a person’s ability to competently perform a range of tasks connected with their work.

Assessment is by the production of a professional portfolio which comprises a number of ILM approved units. These are matched to the National Occupational Standards (NOS) and are greatly simplified by our online e-learning platform. The candidate submits these electronically to their designated assessor for assessment and subsequent feedback.


The cost of the course is £1295.00+VAT (VAT UK Only) Should you wish to pay in full by card you will get a 10% off. Use code PIF10 or call +44 (0)1472 240112, Interest free no credit check payment plans are available. 

Access and Support

You will have uncapped support for 18 months by an employed SVT assessor. 

Entry Requirements

There are no formal requirements but candidates need to be an experienced, practising middle manager who is able to demonstrate both theoretical and practical competence in the workplace to a national standard in key areas.

A personal skill scan conducted by our assessment team will ensure that your current job role lends itself to the demands of the National Standards at the preferred level.

Memberships (upon application)

Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM).
Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

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