Become a Centre

Why CMI?

CMI is here to help your business grow, together increasing the number and standard of professionally qualified managers.

As the professional home of managers and leaders and the only Chartered Awarding Organisation of Management and Leadership qualifications we offer you a respected and recognised brand and portfolio of high quality internationally recognised, research led, future ready qualifications, programmes and endorsement.

Our partnership approach and renowned customer care means we are here to support you and your learners with a comprehensive range of value adding and support services that make it easy to do business with us and enhance your credibility in the market place.


3 Ways to Partner with CMI

We work with hundreds of education and training providers and recognise that your needs require flexibility from your Awarding Organisation. You can partner with CMI in a number of ways varying from simple recognition of your bespoke training programmes through to full approval to deliver and assess CMI qualifications.

Approved Centre

Work in partnership with the only Chartered Awarding Organisation for leadership and management to deliver and assess high quality, flexible, cost-effective qualifications.

You’ll also gain access to our extensive range of unique services to enhance the experience you offer to your learners.

Here are the benefits for you

  1. Broaden your delivery options with approval to offer CMI qualifications
  2. Enhance the learner experience with complementary CMI membership
  3. Self-directed study and work towards assessments is hugely enhanced with complementary learner access to CMI content through ManagementDirect
  4. You can use ManagementDirect to enhance the delivery experience
  5. You’ll be fully supported through your approval and on an ongoing basis with a named personal contact at your service

Here's a recap on the key features

  1. Partner with CMI via a fully supported approval process
  2. Enables delivery and assessment of CMI qualifications
  3. All learners gain complementary access to online learning materials via our ManagementDirect portal and become Affiliate members
  4. Your staff can also access member benefits and ManagementDirect
  5. You'll have a dedicated customer relationship manager
  6. Mutual progressive partnership aiming to support you growing your business and make it ever easier to do business with us

Click here to apply online

If you are still unsure if becoming a CMI Centre is right for your organisation speak to us before applying; telephone +44(0)1536 207334

Registered Centre

Work in partnership with the only Chartered Awarding Organisation for leadership and management to deliver high quality, flexible, cost-effective qualifications.

Free yourself up to focus on the delivery and we’ll undertake the assessment for you. You’ll also gain access to our extensive range of unique services to enhance the experience you offer to your learners.

Here are the benefits for you

  1. Broaden your delivery options with approval to offer CMI qualifications
  2. You can still gain CMI approval even if time or resource pressures don’t enable you to assess learners work
  3. Enhance the learner experience with complementary CMI membership
  4. Self-directed study and work towards assessments is hugely enhanced with complementary learner access to CMI content through ManagementDirect
  5. You can use ManagementDirect to enhance the delivery experience
  6. You’ll be fully supported through your approval and on an ongoing basis with a named personal contact at your service

Here's a recap on the key features

  1. Partner with CMI via a fully supported approval process
  2. Enables delivery of CMI qualifications
  3. CMI undertake assessment (marking and verification)
  4. All learners gain complementary access to online learning materials via our ManagementDirect portal and become Affiliate members
  5. Your staff can also access member benefits and ManagementDirect
  6. You'll have a dedicated customer relationship manager

Click here to apply online

If you are still unsure if becoming a CMI Centre is right for your organisation speak to us before applying; telephone +44(0)1536 207334

CMI Recognition

Stand out from the competition with CMI recognition of your bespoke training programmes.

CMI recognition and certification enhances credibility and offers additional benefits for your learners and employer customers.

Here are the benefits for you

  1. Win more business by gaining the CMI seal of approval for your bespoke training programme(s)
  2. Improve your offer to learners with learner membership benefits such as ManagementDirect
  3. Gain external certification from CMI for participants on the programme(s)

Here's a recap on the key features

  1. CMI recognises/endorses non accredited training programmes
  2. This offers external certification of your bespoke training courses
  3. This helps you to differentiate your offer
  4. Gives your learners access to CMI membership benefits

To become a Recognised Programme Provider simply download the application form and follow the guidance provided below:

To find out if becoming a Recognised Programme Partner is right for your organisation, contact us via telephone on +44 (0)1536 207334 or via our enquiry form.

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