Management Consulting Courses

Professional pathways for learners at all levels.

If you are working as a Management Consultant in any sector or seeking to become one, our courses will enable you to develop your management consulting skills. The consultant training focuses on developing skills such as problem-solving and planning and managing consultancy sessions, enabling you to build successful client relationships. The equivalent academic levels range from Foundation Degree to Masters Degree, and successful students can progress onto the Chartered Management Consultant (ChMC) Award or a short top-up MBA programme to achieve full MBA status.

All our Professional Consulting courses are globally recognised and accredited by the CMI (Chartered Management Institute) in the UK.

Aim higher. Get further.

Proven to boost earning potential and designed in collaboration with employers and industry experts, CMI qualifications deliver professional pathways for learners at all levels and experience, to allow learners to take the next step on their professional journey. Courses in Professional Consulting available at Level 5 and Level 7.

At your own pace. In your own place.

With Sussex Business School, distance learning is not an isolating experience. With our Management Consulting online courses, we are always here to support you to achieve your best, helping you to stay motivated as you learn at a speed and in a location convenient to you.

Chartered Manager (CMgr)

Do you strive for excellence and deliver positive results for your business? Can you track the link between the two? As a Chartered Manager you’ll join a community of high-performing professionals who are delivering real value for their business. All our courses provide a path to this highest accolade for managers and leaders.

CMI Level 5 Professional Consulting

Professional Consulting, CMI Level 5

For all types of consultants wanting to enter the field or develop their consultancy skills

The equivalent academic level is Degree level.

Developed by Chartered Management Institute (CMI) in cooperation with the Institute of Consulting (IC) and designed for Professional Consultants who want to develop their strategic skills

Benefits For Learners:

  • Develop strategic skills with consulting such as organisational structure and culture
  • Choose to develop your skills in one specific area of consulting such as consultancy interventions, communication, the client relationship or problem solving tools and techniques
  • Gain a good understanding of consulting essentials, develop group dynamics and core skills
  • Focus on the nature of consulting, personal development and effective communication

Benefits For Organisations:

  • Communicating core strategies for management consulting with a broader knowledge of the role
  • Focusing on the specific consulting subjects appropriate to the role of a Professional Consultant
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Management Consulting Level 7 Course

Professional Consulting, CMI Level 7

Ideal for practising consultants in all sectors developing into strategic roles

The equivalent academic level is Master’s Degree, Postgraduate.

Developed by Chartered Management Institute (CMI) in cooperation with the Institute of Consulting (IC) and designed for Professional Consultants who will have the knowledge, skills and behaviours to drive consultancy activities in a senior capacity

Benefits For Learners:

  • Develop strategic skills with consulting such as organisational structure and culture
  • Develop group dynamics
  • Facilitating skills
  • The choice to develop your skills in one of seven core professional consulting subjects
  • Provides the tools and techniques for effective consulting

Benefits For Organisations:

  • Effectively communicating the core strategies for consulting
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