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Management and Leadership: Well-being and Welfare at Work

Learn to support the development and well-being of the people you manage with this online course from The Open University and CMI.

19,886 enrolled on this course

Management and Leadership: Well-being and Welfare at Work
  • Duration

    4 weeks
  • Weekly study

    3 hours

Support the professional development and well-being needs of your staff

This online course will help you assess the needs of your people; plan, implement and evaluate their professional development cost effectively; and promote staff well-being.

It has been developed by The Open University Business School – a pioneering institution that is triple accredited by AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB – and the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) – the leading authority on management and leadership in the UK.

As such, it will give you the opportunity to learn from both academic experts and experienced practitioners.

What topics will you cover?

  • Assess and plan for professional development
  • Produce a plan for the resources required for professional development
  • Identify, implement and evaluate a personal development plan
  • Develop and support and promote staff welfare and well-being

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Assess and plan for professional development
  • Produce a plan for the resources required for professional development
  • Identify, implement and evaluate a personal development plan
  • Develop and support and promote staff welfare and well-being

Who is the course for?

The course is designed for new or aspiring managers, or experienced managers with few or no formal qualifications. It will enable you to demonstrate your continuous professional development and go on to achieve a CMI Level 5 Award as part of the Management and Leadership, Personal Development program. If you also complete and pass the Management and Leadership, Essentials program, you’ll earn another CMI Level 5 Award. Together, these two awards will give you a CMI Level 5 Certificate in Management and Leadership – the next step to Chartered Manager status.

We’ve extended the final assessment date

Due to demand we have extended the final assessment registration date until 28th February 2021. We’re working to extend this further and will update this page as soon as this is confirmed.

Who will you learn with?

Charles is a Lecturer in Management (Open University). He has extensive experience in teaching on topics related to Organisation Studies. He completed his PHD at the University of Leicester.

Who developed the course?

The Open University

The Open University (OU) is the largest academic institution in the UK and a world leader in flexible distance learning, with a mission to be open to people, places, methods and ideas.

  • Established

    1969
  • Location

    Milton Keynes, UK
  • World ranking

    Top 510Source: Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020

The Open University Business School

A pioneer in flexible learning for over 30 years, The Open University Business School delivers transformational, high quality business and management education which is quality assured.

Endorsed by

endorsed by

Chartered Management Institute

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