This one-year distance learning skills-based programme provides a sound introduction to management, for candidates who aspire to consolidate their existing operational experience and gain a formal management qualification.

The Certificate in Management is delivered via Tutor facilitated interactive workshops and by Distance Learning. While based on relevant academic theories, concepts and techniques there will also be significant focus on individual personal development and the practical application of learning within the workplace.

Date : 14th September 2017

Time: 09.00 am to 4.30 pm

Venue: Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick, Limerick

Fees             Members: €1,300        Non-Members: €1,950

Enquires please contact Sue Davies on 061 363 418 or email info@ulearning.ie 


This programme is suitable for the following profiles:
  • Those who aspire to or currently hold their first Supervisory/Management position
  • Those who wish to develop a range of skills including self-management, team management and interpersonal skills
  • Those seeking a third level qualification in management
  • The programme is open to managers, supervisors or those aspiring to a managerial role with a minimum of two years organisational experience


The programme requires attendance at the University of Limerick for one day every four weeks from September to April (9 days in total) 09.00 am to 4.30 pm.

Programme Modules

Autumn Semester 2017
Dates: 14th September, 5th & 26th October, 16th and 30th November

  • Management & Leadership
  • Motivating the Team
  • Selecting the Team
  • Managing Communications
  • Reflective Learning Journal

Spring Semester 2018
25th January, 15th February, 15th March and 19th April

  • Managing Performance
  • Managing Employee Relations
  • Quality Management
  • Managing Change and Conflict
  • Case Study