Leadership and Management skills directly impact on the development, productivity and performance of organisations of all sizes and across all sectors of the economy. Candidates are innovative, creative, visionary and inspirational.

ITEC tutors deliver a work-based framework designed to develop knowledge and skills, a real alternative to GCSE’s and A-levels. Employers provide the practical experience, putting those skills to the test in a real work environment.


National Vocational Qualification (NVQ)

Comprising of a number of mandatory units and optional units agreed upon by the learner, employer and ITEC’s tutor which may include:

  • Developing working relationships with colleagues
  • Setting objectives and providing support for team members
  • Leading and managing meetings
  • Making effective decisions
  • Procuring supplies
Personal Learning & Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Modules within the Personal Learning and Thinking Skills criteria:

  • Independent Enquirers
  • Creative Thinkers
  • Reflective Learners
  • Team Workers
  • Self Managers
  • Effective Participators
Technical Certificate

A specialised course of study to ensure learners receive a full induction into their employment and gain the underpinning knowledge of work, personal and interpersonal skills to succeed in Team Leading and Managerial roles.

Functional Skills

Functional Skills are designed to aid young people and adults participate and succeed in life, learning and work, and include:

  • Maths
  • English
  • ICT
Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Contracts of Employment
  • Policies & Procedures
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Data Protection
  • General sources of information and advice

Progression – Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

Learners may progress onto a Level 3 Certificate in Management as their job role expands allowing first line managers responsibility for decision making, budgetary control and responsibility for achieving specific results by using resources effectively through allocating work to team members, colleagues or contractors.