Oxford Home Study College takes enormous pride in making high-quality distance learning as accessible, enjoyable and affordable as possible. This high-value Level 1 Management short Course is available right now for anyone looking to give their career prospects a push in the right direction. Packed with high quality teachings and important industry insights, the course comes with all required materials included as standard and no deadlines to worry about. Enrolment is open all year, you can study in your own time from any location.
This incredible short management course focuses on building a fundamental understanding of the roles and responsibilities of the contemporary business manager. You will investigate and explore the principles of leadership and management, the various challenges faced by working managers, how to effectively manage resources for the benefit of the business and how to improve your own time management.
This short management course consists of the following three units:
Unit 1 - Understanding Management and Leadership
The course begins by guiding candidates through the fundamentals of management and leadership, discussing the most important differences between the two and how they are interconnected. A variety of common challenges faced by those in leadership roles are also discussed, along with a breakdown of the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats matrix – aka SWOT analysis.
Unit 2 - Managing Resources
Course Unit 2 concentrates on essential resource management considerations and strategies, from the perspective of a working business manager. Candidates explore and discuss the benefits of efficient resource management, along with a variety of common resource management challenges and an overview of workable resource management processes.
Unit 3 - Managing Time, Stress and Crises
Bringing the course to a close, Unit 3 shifts focus to self-management and continuous improvement. Course content covers a variety of highly useful time management techniques and strategies, along with how to effectively cope with stress in a position of responsibility and the basics of crisis management.
Paying in Instalments: £140 (Interest FREE Instalments)
No of Instalments: 12
Each Instalment: £10
Pay in Full: (£41 Discount) £99
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details of all the units you have completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Oxford Home Study College (OHSC) has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet certain quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future. The unit summary can be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 1 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of difficulty involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by OHSC to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements. ABC Awards’ endorsement involves a robust and rigorous quality audit by external inspectors to ensure quality is consistently met. A regular review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government. They have a comprehensive portfolio of over 650 Ofqual regulated qualifications on the national Qualifications and Credit framework (QCF). It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of examination and assessment expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards also offers over 600 Ofqual regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.