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Chartered Management Institute - Level 3 in First Line Management

The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Level 3 in First Line Management is designed for new or aspiring supervisors or first line managers who have operational responsibility for a defined area of activity. 

This qualification gives junior managers the communication and motivational skills to help improve operational efficiency. 

Assessment and Cost

Level 3 can be studied from Award level, to Certificate level up to Diploma level.

  • Award level: 1 x 2,500 word assignment (worth 6 credits) - £275
  • Certificate level:  2 x 2,500 word assignments (total of 13 credits required) - £495
  • Diploma level: 7 x 2,500 word assignments (total of 37 credits required) - £1,485

For assignment credits see CMI Level 3 brochure

Entry requirements

No specific entry but students should have sufficient capability at the right level to undertake the learning and assessment.

Tuition method

Supported Distance Learning. You will be assigned your own personal tutor, who will support you throughout your learning journey. Our accredited training gives you the flexibility to manage your personal and work commitments without compromising your studies – access the course material anywhere, anytime.


Suggested 6 weeks per assignment

  • Why study with Onestudy?

    Onestudy Training is a CMI accredited trainer, offering distance learning courses for all levels of the CMI qualifications.

    Our expert tutors are not only qualified to the latest teaching standards, they also have years of industry experience. Our innovative approach to distance learning and student support means you can be confident we will help you to achieve the best possible results from your CMI course.

    With over 100,000 members, the CMI is the leading organisation representing professional management.