Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility Level 5 Distance Award in Managing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion - Birmingham & Black Country - Sandwell College

Part Time

Level 5 Distance Award in Managing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Level 5 CMI Award in Managing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (daytime)




Course summary

Only 1 in 5 Managers have a recognised Management Qualification and yet Employers are actively looking for people with these qualifications right now!  Why not join the ‘1 in 5’and make your  CV stand out from the crowd by gaining a CMI  qualification at Sandwell College? This Level 5 Award in Managing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion qualification enables practising or aspiring managers to understand the business case for equality, diversity and inclusion and the role of managers in creating inclusive cultures within organisations.  Effective management of equality and diversity not only benefits staff and stakeholders, it can positively impact an organisation’s achievement.

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How much does the course cost?

The total fee for this course (including registration and certification) is £990. HOWEVER, if you live in the West Midlands Combined Authority region, you may be eligible for a FREE place on this course subject to certain terms and conditions.

How is the course delivered?

The classes are delivered online - flexible to suit you. Start date and end date to suit the learner.

Course requirements

You must have gained a minimum of five GCSEs at grade C or above including English or equivalent qualifications. Ideally, you will also have a CMI Level 3 Diploma or similar qualifications at level 3.

However, if you are a mature applicant (over 21 years) your work experience (paid and/or unpaid) may be taken into account in lieu of formal qualifications.

You will study one unit:-


  • Managing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion


Whilst on the course, you will be given FREE professional membership of the CMI, which includes access to a range of CMI products and services to support you throughout the qualification and later as you progress in their career.



When does the course start and end?


This qualification is assessed by one written assignment of approximately 2,500-4,000 words.

Progression opportunities include moving on to other Level 5 CMI qualifications, for example  CMI Level 5 Certificate or Diploma in Management and Leadership.  If you achieve this Award qualification, you will be able to transfer this qualification across as part of these qualifications.


To apply, please get in touch with; [email protected]


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