Studying for a professional qualification can help you to discover a new career path, allow you to progress in your current career, enhance your CV, or achieve that all important promotion.

Good managers, and the ability to motivate and lead individuals are in constant demand. We offer a range of flexible, professionally accredited management courses for individuals aspiring to become managers or those who already hold a management position but want a formal qualification to back up experience.

Chartered Institute of Management (CMI)

Our qualifications are accredited by Chartered Institute of Management (CMI), the only chartered body in the UK that awards management and leadership qualifications. They are designed for managers, to support the development of their leadership and management skills in personal development, leadership, management resources, information, performance and market awareness. CMI cite that holding a professional qualification not only leads to additional earnings of £81,000 over a career lifetime for an individual, but also makes individuals 9% more employable.

Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM)

We also offer Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) qualifications. The Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) are the leading provider of leadership and management qualifications in the UK and across Europe, a global leader in skills development.

Study at St Helens College is part-time and timetabling is designed to fit around busy work and family schedules. Our courses are delivered by management experts holding extensive industry experience who will support you throughout the duration of your course.

Don’t be deterred by course fees as depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for help with funding, a learning loan that requires no credit check or your employer may be willing to help towards the cost.

Why study Management with us?

Professional Recognition

Gain recognition for enhancing your knowledge, understanding and practice of management.


We offer progression routes from levels 3 through to 7.


For the duration of your study you will have access to all key CMI membership services.


We offer flexible study to work around your current commitments.


You will be taught by industry professional tutors.


There is opportunity to network and learn from peers across several industries.