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  • Start date:   August 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 9
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    SCQF Level:   09


The Certificate in Management is suited to individuals who are already working as middle managers or those who aspire to a management position.
This course is also the first step towards obtaining the BA in Business Management, awarded by Edinburgh Napier University.

Start Date: 27/08/19
Days of Week:  Tuesday
Time: 6.00-9.00pm
Duration:  35 weeks
Cost: £695

You can download an enrolment form here

You can read more about the enrolment process here

  • What the course includes

    The course includes the following modules:Understanding the organisational environment, understanding organisational culture and ethics, becoming an effective leader, understanding the management role managing recruitment, managing customer relations, managing improvement and making a financial case.


Why choose this course?

This course will help improve promotion prospects.

Entry Requirements

  • Working in general management or line management responsibilities would be an advantage
  • Good IT and literacy skills are essential.
  • Students without formal qualifications are encouraged to call for a discussion of their suitability based on prior experience.
  • Where it leads


    • BA Business Management at West Lothian College


    • Supervisory / Managerial positions

Fees and Funding

ITA update

Individual Training Account funding has now been closed to new Applicants as of 7th December 2018. Applicants should be able to apply again from April 2019, subject to Skills Development Scotland making new funds available. For more information on ITA and the rules and regulations surrounding them please visit


What options do I have for paying my course fees?

West Lothian College accept payment in full for all part time courses by Cash, Card, Bank Transfer or Cheque.


In response to the unforeseen withdrawal of ITA funding, West Lothian College have put in place an option for students to pay their course fees by instalments. This can be discussed with our Student Advice team at the time of your enrolment, and they will explain all the options and terms and conditions to you.


If you have any further questions or queries please contact Student Advice by email on


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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, register your interest or feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.