The CMI Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership is designed for directors and senior managers who have the authority and personal inspiration to translate organisational strategy into effective performance. These qualifications require directors and senior managers to build on their skills in strategic management and leadership and to focus on the requirements of inter-organisational strategy.

Course Delivery

The Diploma can be delivered through classroom based learning with candidates undertaking additional guided learning in order to gain the qualification. 

Course Units

  • Strategic Performance Management
  • Financial Management
  • Organisational Direction
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Strategic Risk Management


Assessment is normally via practical work-based assignments – this ensures you undertake work study that is relevant to your own company or organisation.


On successful completion of a Level 7 qualification in Leadership and Management, a number of progression opportunities become available:

  • Enhance your professional status by upgrading your CMI membership
  • Progression to other qualifications at a higher level

To find out more about this course and how to apply please contact us or complete an enquiry form.