The Institute of Leadership & ManagementTake your career to the next level with the Introduction to Leadership online course, certified by The Institute of Leadership and Management (TILM).

The programme combines online learning resources with interactive guidance from leadership experts and is designed around The Institute of Leadership and Management's Dimensions of Leadership:

  • Authenticity
  • Vision
  • Achievement
  • Ownership
  • Collaboration

You will delve into 'knowing yourself' better, how your values fit with your organisation and developing the resilience to cope with uncertainty. Then focusing on the core capabilities and skills to succeed including developing high-performing teams, gaining support from your manager, leading through change to deliver results, making effective decisions, evaluating risks to the business and honing your negation skills.


  • Unlock your potential to manage, motivate and inspire others
  • Access the programme for 12 months allowing you to fit your learning around your workload and complete the programme at your own pace
  • 20 hours of CPD


Authenticity is defined as “what lies between people” and TILM research shows that authentic leaders are trusted, have integrity and stand out because they empower others.

This module will cover:

  • Self-awareness

  • Aligning values

Vision requires imagination, innovation and ingenuity. Visionary leaders inspire, embrace change, adapt, understand risk and have an entrepreneurial mindset.

This module will cover:

  • Evaluating risk

  • Leading change

Achievement means harnessing potential and enabling everyone to achieve great success. TILM research shows achieving leaders are high performers, deliver challenging and sustainable results and are proud of their work.

This module will cover:

  • Resilience

  • Delivering outcomes

Ownership means being responsible and accountable. Leaders who assume ownership keep on learning, and reputation and creating a safe environment is important to them.

This module will cover:

  • Decision making

  • Managing upwards

Collaboration means being able to work effectively with others inside and outside the organisation. Collaborative leaders work with diverse stakeholders and understand team dynamics.

This module will cover:

  • Teamworking
  • Negotiating

To find out more about the Dimensions of Leadership, visit the TILM website.


A one-off fee of £75.

Register today

Join the Leadership programme at any time by calling our team on +44 (0)20 7827 5800.