Level 7 Certificate in Professional Consulting

The Level 7 Certificate in Professional Consulting is suitable for seasoned consulting practitioners and individuals who have gained significant expertise in their own functional area or senior/middle management. It is part of a suite of professional consulting qualifications offered at this level which include Award, Certificate, and Diploma.

Sufficient credits can be achieved to obtain the Certificate by completing just two units.  Assessment is by one written assignment per unit.

Unit 7030 will be studied together with a choice of one additional unit from the permitted list.

IoCSuitable participants for the Level 7 Certificate in Professional Consulting include:

  • Existing internal or external consultants
  • Experienced Managers wishing to extend their range and develop their consultancy skills
  • Experienced functional specialists seeking to expand their remit and consulting activities
  • Seasoned project managers operating in a total business context
  • Middle and Senior managers seeking a career change
Support

Your Level 7 Certificate in Professional Consulting course will last for four months.  You can complete sooner if you wish.

During this time you will be allocated a tutor who will be your personal guide, mentor and coach. They will be an expert in their field and distance learning. You can be confident that their support and help will give you every opportunity to be successful.you can contact them as often as you need.

Your personal tutor will also assess the work you have to submit for your qualification. They will provide you with full written feedback.

You will also have 24/7 access to our on-line portal where you will be able to access all your study resources. On the portal you will find your course text for each unit which can be read on-line or downloaded and printed.

Our portal also contains additional research resources to help you maximise your study time and assignment guides to help you with assignments.

You will also benefit from student membership of the Institute of Consulting.

Once you have enrolled you will be emailed your joining instructions which will enable to to immediately access our learning portal and all of your learning materials. we will then allocate a tutor to you and register you with the Institute.

Assessment

The Level 7 Certificate in Professional Consulting  consists of two units of learning.

In order to achieve this consulting qualification you must successfully complete a written work-based assignment of around 2,000-2,500 words for each unit studied.

The standard of work is post-graduate/MBA.

Content

CONTENT

To achieve the Level 7 Certificate in Professional Consulting qualification you will study two three units depending on you choice of programme.

Unit 7030 will be studied together with a choice of either one additional unit from the permitted list. The permitted list of unit for the level 7 Certificate in Consulting is:

 

Other units available:

7030 Managing consultancy interventions: Credit Value 6
Content includes: Explores different models and approaches for managing consulting interventions together with individual consulting style, the consulting cycle identifying the main risks to success and strategies to overcome these.

7027 Entry and diagnosis: Credit Value 9
Content includes: examines the initial entry and diagnosis stage of the consulting cycle, how to develop a positive client relationship, identify client needs and produce an effective proposal.

7026 Organisational structure and culture: Credit Value 8

Content includes: explores organisational culture and structure, their impact upon the client organisation, diagnostic tools, techniques and change management models to support the work of the consultant.

7031 Tools and techniques for effective consulting: Credit Value 9

Content includes: understanding of a wide range of tools of analysis used for effective problem diagnosis, situation analysis, problem solving and decision making and how to use them in a structured way in various stages of the consulting cycle

7028 Group dynamics and facilitating skills: Credit Value 7
Content includes: discusses the impact of group dynamics, leading groups and teams, strategies for developing and maintaining productive working relationships, managing group dynamics and the role of facilitation within consulting.

7029 Communication strategies for consulting: Credit Value 7
Content includes: explore how to create effective communication strategies, deploy effective communication skills to build relationships and communicate effectively with clients.

Course fees

Fees are fully inclusive and cover:

  •   VAT
  • 24/7 access to our on-line portal
  •  all study materials
  •  additional research resources to help you maximise your study time
  •  assignment guides to help you with assignments
  •  unlimited, pro-active support from your own experienced personal tutor for the course duration
  •  registration with the CMI for the qualification
  •  student membership of the Institute of Consulting

Enrolment

There are two options:

  • pay in full – for which there is a small discount applied in the price
  • pay by instalments option – only for individuals paying their own fees.

If your employer is paying for your fees and requires an invoice first please download an enrolment form, complete and return it to us.

Pay in Full

£960

 

To enrol click on the link to be taken to the enrolment centre.

Instalment option

Deposit of £ 360         plus   3  instalments  of    £220

 

Transparent Price Promise

One up-front price. No hidden extras like VAT, books or registration fees. Instalment options as standard.

24/7 Portal

We have our own i-cademy learning portal packed with learning resources and assignment help, which you can access as soon as you enrol.

Unlimited tutor support

Talk to your tutor as often as you need. Phone, email or Skype – we don’t have monthly contact limits.

Assignment Support

We provide full assignment guides and examples. Tutors review draft assignments. Unlike many centres we are approved to mark assignments.

Learning resources

We provide specialist reading texts and learning resources to support your study. Not everyone does.

Membership as standard

Gain access to more than 2 million on-line articles, books and journals at your fingertips. Get career support with CV writing, redundancy and much more.

Transparent Price Promise

One up-front price. No hidden extras like VAT, books or registration fees. Instalment options as standard.

24/7 Portal

We have our own i-cademy learning portal packed with learning resources and assignment help, which you can access as soon as you enrol.

Unlimited tutor support

Talk to your tutor as often as you need. Phone, email or Skype – we don’t have monthly contact limits.

Assignment Support

We provide full assignment guides and examples. Tutors review draft assignments. Unlike many centres we are approved to mark assignments.

Learning resources

We provide specialist reading texts and learning resources to support your study. Not everyone does.

Membership as standard

Gain access to more than 2 million on-line articles, books and journals at your fingertips. Get career support with CV writing, redundancy and much more.