Professional Consulting (Level 7)

QN: 603/5893/2 | 603/5894/4 | 603/5895/6 | 603/5896/8

Designed for Professional Consultants who want to develop their professional consultancy abilities, and who will have the knowledge, skills and behaviours to drive consultancy activities in a senior capacity.

These qualifications have been developed in cooperation with the Institute of Consulting (IC).

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Qualification Type Award Certificate  Diploma Extended
CMI Code 7A35 7C35 7D35 7XD35
Qualification Number (QN) 603/5893/2 603/5894/4 603/5895/6 603/5896/8
Guided Learning Hours (GLH) 14 34 108 190
Total Qualification Time (TQT) 70 140 370 620
Credits 7 14 37 62
Accreditation status Live Live Live Live

Typical Units

Our qualifications are broken down into units and relevant topics aligned to the level and qualification. Typical units for the Level 7 Professional Consulting are:

Level 7 Professional Consulting - Previous Syllabus

Please find the syllabus to the Level 7 Professional Consulting, however learners are no longer able to register on this qualification, as from 31st August 2021.
Previous Syllabus - no longer able to register learners

  • Principles of professional consulting
  • Practice of professional consulting
  • Professional consulting expertise
  • Leading innovation and change through professional consultancy

Qualification 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

For organisations

  • Effectively communicating the core strategies for consulting

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Supporting Resources

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