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Academy of Leadership & Management to deliver SFEDI Diploma in Business & Enterprise Support

The Academy of Leadership and Management is delighted to announce that it has been approved as an awards centre for the Small Firm Enterprise Development Initiative (SFEDI) and will be offering the SFEDI Diploma in Business and Enterprise Support.


The Diploma in Business and Enterprise Support is delivered through a blended approach that combines executive coaching and online learning. Lasting six months, students are taught via monthly hour long sessions with their executive coach and also have access to iAcademy which provides a range of learning and personal development resources.

The course has been designed around the five units of the Diploma:

• Personal professional development
• Building business support relationships
• Delivering business support
• Understanding economic and enterprise development
• Understanding business and enterprise support

Successful students can progress to advanced entry to the BA Business and Enterprise with Edinburgh Napier University or progress to ILM qualifications at Level 7.

Speaking on the announcement, John Parker of the Academy of Leadership & Management said; “We are delighted with this latest development. Our team have a long and successful track record of working in the field of business advice so it is great to pair up with SFEDI, as we share the same mission – to enhance the capability of small businesses and those who advise them through high quality training and development”.

The Academy of Leadership and Management is one of the UK’s leading providers of leadership and management training and development courses, specialising in ILM Level 7 and ILM Level 5 courses.
The wide range of courses offered by the Academy of Leadership and Management are perfect for individual professionals as well as organisational development programmes.

For further details, please call us on 0845 890 2549

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