Become a centre

By Partnering with CMI and becoming an Approved Centre, you'll be offering your learners more than just a nationally recognised qualifications, programmes and endorsement. You'll be opening access to a whole host of digital resources, professional networking and events as well as putting learners on a professional pathway to Chartered Manager status.

Three 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.

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.
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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 key benefits for you

  • Broaden your delivery options with approval to offer CMI qualifications
  • Enhance the learner experience with complementary CMI membership
  • Self-directed study and work towards assessments is hugely enhanced with complementary learner access to CMI content through ManagementDirect
  • You can use ManagementDirect to enhance the delivery experience

Partnering with CMI offers

  • A fully supported approval process
  • Enables delivery and assessment of CMI qualifications
  • All learners gain complimentary access to online learning materials via our ManagementDirect portal and become Affiliate members
  • Your staff can also access member benefits and ManagementDirect
  • You'll have a dedicated customer relationship manager
  • Mutual progressive partnership aiming to support you growing your business and make it even 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

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 key benefits for you

  • Broaden your delivery options with approval to offer CMI qualifications
  • You can still gain CMI approval even if time or resource pressures don’t enable you to assess learners work
  • Enhance the learner experience with complimentary CMI membership
  • Self-directed study and work towards assessments is hugely enhanced with complementary learner access to CMI content through ManagementDirect
  • CMI undertake an assessment (marking and verification)

By Partnering with CMI you'll have access to:

  • A fully supported approval process
  • Delivery of CMI qualifications
  • Complimentary access to online learning materials via our ManagementDirect portal and become Affiliate members for learners
  • Access member benefits and ManagementDirect for your staff to support digital delivery
  • 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

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. Differentiate your offer for your non accredited training programmes with an external certification of your bespoke training courses.

Here are the key benefits for you

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

To become a recognised programme provider simply download the application form and follow the guidance provided below:

  1. Recognised programme application form
  2. Recognised programme guidance for new partners 

Find out more about CMI Recognition.

Products and Services

Offer a competitive edge for your learners

We work with over 850 employers, education providers and centres across the nation to deliver high-quality and future proof products and services. Underpinned by our Professional Standard and backed by our Royal Charter, we are the only Professional Body able to offer a progressive pathway through to Chartered Manager Status.
Find out more about the products and services that we offer below, or take a look at our digital solutions to support your programme delivery with ManagementDirect, our online resource portal.

Qualifications

Our comprehensive suite of management and leadership qualifications offers flexible ways of enhancing the value you offer to employers and learners.

Browse qualifications

Apprenticeships

Management Apprenticeships offer practical on and off-the-job training, creating conscious leaders. Find out how.

View our Apprenticeships

Accreditation Solutions

Looking to accredit or endorse your training? Take a look at our Accreditation solutions. 

View Accreditation solutions

End Point Assessment

We work closely with employers, apprentices and training providers and offer dedicated support and guidance.

Find out about our EPA offer

Pathway to Chartered Manager

Put your managers on the pathway to Chartered Status, the ultimate accolade for managers and leaders.

More about Chartered Manager

Corporate Membership

Offer your managers access to a wealth of resources and benefits with our Corporate Membership options

Corporate Membership Options

Why Choose CMI?

As the only Chartered Awarding Organisation of Management and Leadership qualifications, we offer you a respected and recognised brand. Our portfolio of qualifications are high-quality, future-proof and internationally recognised 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 support services, that make it easy to do business with us and enhance your credibility in the workplace.

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Easy approval process

Quick and simple quality assurance and approval process, allowing you to concentrate on adding further value the design and delivery of your programmes

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Access to digital resources

Offer your learners more with our member benefits, including online resource portal, ManagementDirect, access to CPD, networking and events

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Flexible approaches

Set your learning experience apart with our flexible unit combinations and assessment options, along with continued support from CMI every step of the way

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Pathway to Chartered Manager

Backed by our Royal Charter, we are the only Professional Body able to award Chartered Manager status for your learners