CMI Level 3 Principles of Leadership and Management

09 February 2018

We are delighted to announce that John Kearns of Springco is the first candidate worldwide to participate in the new CMI Level 3 Principles of Leadership and Management programme.

Springco are a Portadown-based manufacturer of a wide range of specialist springs and have an impressive customer base from industries that encompass aerospace, valve manufacturing, off-shore and sub-sea industries, medical, power and nuclear sectors as well as general engineering. Springco is part of the TML Group NI / TML Group Technical Metals group.

John is the latest member of the Springco management team to benefit from the formal training and practical support delivered by CMI. With many of his colleagues having gained Chartered Manager status, John is keen to learn from their experiences and use the programme to enhance his personal capabilities as a leader and manager whilst delivering added value to his organisation.

“All the candidates from TML Group NI on CMI Programmes have delivered impressive practical results for their organisation to date”, commented Martin Rice, CEO of CMI delivery centre Next Level Impact (NLI). “Many of John’s colleagues have demonstrated how the have practically applied the latest and emerging leadership and management concepts promoted by CMI to deliver practical benefits for their organisation and have achieved CMI Chartered Manager status as a result. For me, the most impressive practical deliverable has been a project that delivered £200,000 cost savings per year for Springco from one of their managers delivered with support from our NLI Maximizing Effectiveness programme."