CMI Certificate in Professional Consulting - Level 7

Brighton School of Business and Management
Course summary
4 months
715 GBP
Next available date: Every Monday except UK Bank Holidays - Distance
e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

CMI Certificate in Professional Consulting - Level 7 - Online Distance Learning Course

The CMI Certificate in Professional Consulting - Level 7 course is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is designed for working professional consultants. The Level 7 qualifications in Professional Consulting are designed for Professional Consultants in all sectors and those who want to develop their strategic consultancy skills. These qualifications concentrate on the development of specific strategic skills used in consultancy, such as entry and diagnosis, group dynamics, communicating strategies for consulting, managing interventions, and tools and techniques for successful consulting.

This qualifications at RQF Level 7 in academic terms is equal to a Master’s Degree, Integrated Master’s Degree, Postgraduate Diploma, Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and Postgraduate Certificate.

The course is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) 

Key Benefits

  • The course covers all essential strategic models and theories of consultancy and the impact they have on clients. The course is designed to improve strategic skills and techniques as a professional consultant, giving participants better knowledge and understanding of how a consultant should apply these processes when advising a client.
  • The assignments needed to complete the course, require participants to apply theories and models to practical situations, developing their problem-solving skills as professional consultants.
  • The qualification is a nationally-recognised course with credits that can transfer to other courses. It also gives participants the chance to progress onto a higher level qualifications such as an MBA or Masters course.
  • Successful completion of this course will indicate to future customers that graduates are capable and knowledgeable enough to give professional support and advice. This will clearly improve the prospect of successfully gaining contracts and employment.

Internationally accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), this course requires participants to complete at least 13 credits. This equates to 2 units.

The Certificate is part of the Regulated Qualification Framework (RQF) and can lead to a higher level certification such as the Level 5 Certificate, followed by a diploma.

Course assessment involves completion of an assignment for each completed unit. No exam is included.

Suitability - Who should attend?

The CMI Certificate in Professional Consulting - Level 7 is designed for professional consultants in all sectors and who want to develop their strategic consultancy skills.

Entry Requirements
Applicants must:

  • Be 19 years of age or over
  • Have previous work experience as a consultant in any sector or similar job role

Outcome / Qualification etc.

On completion of these online distance learning course, successful candidates will obtain a Certificate for Professional Consulting at Level 7 in the UK Regulated Qualification Framework (RQF).

Training Course Content

The CMI Certificate in Professional Consulting - Level 7 covers two units titled Organisational Structure and Culture and Entry and Diagnosis. Participants will learn:

  • The effects of organisational structure
  • The impact of organisational culture on an organisation
  • Understand the impact on a consultant’s work of structure and culture within a client organisation
  • How to establish and maintain working relationships with the client
  • How to manage communications during entry and initial diagnosis
  • To develop a strategy for identifying and scoping client needs
  • To develop the client proposal document


£475 GBP, plus CMI Registration Fee £240

The course fees cover all study materials, personal tutor support and assessments.

Instalment Option

Deposit and Registration Fee: Deposit £115 plus registration fee

Three instalments of £120 payable on the 1st of each month after the start of the course.

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Business and Management Qualification Online Distance Learning Courses - Brighton School of Business & Management

Brighton School of Business & Management Ltd (BSBM Ltd) is an international online distance learning college offering a wide range of UK-accredited and internationally-recognised Management and Business qualifications, at both graduate and postgraduate levels. Based in Brighton & Hove, East...

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University of Sussex Campus
BN1 9SB Falmer, Brighton

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