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Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care & Children and Young People’s Services


Course Description

This qualification is to guide and assess development of knowledge, understanding and skills in management and advanced practice within health and social care and children and young people’s services. This qualification confirms competence in these areas and serves as the required qualification for registration and regulatory requirements in the sector where appropriate.

Learners can select one of the following pathways:

  • Children and Young People’s Residential Management
  • Children and Young People’s Management
  • Children and Young People’s Advanced Practice
  • Adult Residential Management
  • Adult Management
  • Adult Advanced Practice
Course Duration
2 years

Aims & Objectives

This is the ability to use a software application that plans, organises and monitors completion of the component tasks within a project in logical sequence, given constraints of people and resource availability. This is not about managing a project although these standards may also be applicable to the project manager.

This unit is about the skills and knowledge required by an IT User to select and use a wide range of advanced project management software tools and techniques to input and modify complex information to support the planning and management of multiple projects.


The need to have completed the level 3 Diploma or relevant qualifications

Outcome of the Course

On completion of this course you will be awarded a full Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health & Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services (England)