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Manager’s Toolkit

Bringing university level management training into your workplace 


Higher Futures are proud to announce we have partnered up with the University of South Wales (USW) to offer businesses across Swindon and Wiltshire an ILM level 4 certificate in leadership and management.

Strong leadership skills are needed at all levels of an organisation, not just at the very top.  This 8-day “Manager’s Toolkit” programme will give you the tools you need to tackle leadership challenges you face in your management role. The programme will be experiential in nature and highly participative.  Delivered in four modules of two days each, it will develop skills across a range of disciplines, expanding your knowledge and behaviours to effectively delivery your business strategy.

Learners will have the opportunity to study a number of modules or just one or two, including:


Project management (you can also gain APM accreditation)

Marketing (From strategy to tweeting / social media)

Budget management

Leadership (building self- awareness)


Benefits you will gain:

  • Transferrable skills
  • Portable qualification
  • Meet like-minded people from local businesses
  • Share best practice
  • Learning to suit your needs (Online and face to face)
  • Study locally

Why join this programme?

  • Consolidate your management skills and experience
  • Build knowledge of specialist business areas such as finance and marketing
  • Develop the capabilities and personal awareness you need to be a leader
  • Accredit you experience with a nationally recognised qualification

Dates for your diary:

  • 27 – 28th Nov 2017 – Leadership Skills
  • 11 – 12th Dec 2017 – Marketing and Sales
  • 10 – 11th Jan 2018 – Project Management
  • 21 – 22nd Feb 2018 – Finance and Presentation day
  • Cost £960 which can be paid by instalments

Full programme details here:

Higher Futures Managers Toolkit ILM Level 4


For more info or to register your interest please contact:

Email:          Tel:   01225 756174


Higher Futures is delivered by Wiltshire Council / Swindon Borough Council on behalf of Swindon and Wiltshire LEP.