Diploma in Leadership and Management from 10th August to 31st January 2018


Africa Institute for Project Management Studies (AIPMS) is pleased to announce a Diploma in Leadership and Management . The course is offered through Distance learning for six months.

DATES: 10th August 2017 to 31st January 2018 (Six Months course)

Course Organizers:
Africa Institute for Project Management Studies (www.africadevelopmentresources.org) is an organization that was founded in 1999 as a capacity building expert and a development think tank that proposes solutions for development problems facing third world countries with a big capacity building portfolio in Africa.
We have delivered timely and professional capacity building services to a wide variety of organizations in the development sector. These include donor organizations, government agencies, co-funding agencies, International and local NGOs, government agencies and private sector firms. We have conducted successful programmes for many organizations.
The Diploma in Leadership and Management is an advanced online course for individuals wanting to strengthen their management and leadership capabilities and improve their career prospects.
This course is designed for individuals who have had little or no formal management training: employees with management aspirations; those moving into a role with management responsibilities; and managers at all levels who want to strengthen their management knowledge and skills. The aim of this course is to help you to develop your management and leadership capabilities at work. Many management ideas and practices are presented and you will learn to recognize when and how to apply them.

Course Content
Module 1
a) Process of management and Leadership
b) Role of a leader
c) Role of a manager
d) Managing for results
e) Managing for Strategically
f) Time management
Module 2
a) Management skills
b) Managing Performance
c) Managing Business
d) Managing systems and process
e) Managing Health and Safety
f) Self-Development
g) Leaders and Stress management
Module 3
a) Understanding and Organization
b) Designing and Organization
c) Organizational Development
d) Process of Change
e) Change Management
f) Decision making and Problem solving
Module 4
a) Leadership and Team Building
b) Essence of Customer Relations
c) Delivering High Levels of Customer Service
d) Quality Management
e) Creativity and Innovation
This module is designed specifically for corporate,public and development organizations
Exercises: After they have read the material for each unit, students are expected
to test their own Learning by completing some relevant exercises and

Assignments: There are ten assignments
(continuous assessment tests) and one examination to be offered at the end
of the course/ project Paper. Assignments and Continuous Assessment Tests account for 70% while Examination accounts for 30% of the mark. Upon completion of the course you shall be issued with a Diploma Certificate and a course transcript.

Certificate and Transcripts will be sent after successful completion of the course
DURATION AND COURSE LOAD: 24Weeks - 5 to 6 hours per week

DATES: 10th August 2017 to 31st January 2018 (Six Months course)

ORGANIZERS: Africa Center for Project Management Studies(AIPMS)
LANGUAGE: English only
FORMAT: Web-based and Distance Learning facilitated

The Academics Coordinator
Africa Institute for Project Management Studies
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.africadevelopmentresources.org