Become a Chartered Manager with CMI Training

at the #1 Approved Business CMI Centre in Essex and Suffolk

Enhance Your Skills with CMI Qualifications at Park City

Welcome to the #1 training provider for CMI Training in Essex, here to support your managers on their leadership and development journey. We offer top-quality training for managers with Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Qualifications. Whether you want to complete the full diploma or just a few modules for an award, our courses are flexible to fit your needs.

You can join our open CMI training course, or we can come to your workplace and train your entire management team with a closed course. Our trainers are industry leaders who have trained managers worldwide in various industries. With a CMI Course from Park City, you’ll be on your way to achieving prestigious Chartered Status.

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CMI Award, Certificate or Diploma?

CMI training courses come in three sizes, depending on how in-depth the qualification is and how long it will take you to complete. Studying for a CMI qualification offers a range of skills development, recognition by employers and educational institutions, career progression, and international recognition. With over 20 years of experience in delivering management qualifications, we make it easy for you to complete your CMI  training and progress in your career.


The award is the shortest and most concise qualification – and typically takes between one and three months. It provides practical skills that can be applied in the workplace, covering topics like strategic planning, project management, team leadership, financial management, and personal development.

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The CMI Certificate provides a broad base of knowledge and skills – typically takes between three and six months. CMI Management and Leadership qualifications offer flexibility, international recognition, and career advancement opportunities without strict entry requirements.

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This prestigious qualification typically takes between 9-12 months. Achieving Chartered Manager status through CMI qualifications is considered the ultimate management accolade, symbolising practical and strategic management skills highly sought after by employers.

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CMI Qualifications and Diplomas at Park City

The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) diplomas at Park City set out a journey of progression, delivering professional learning that equips our learners with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to take their management careers to the next level through various CMI courses. Discover the CMI Diplomas we deliver at Park City.

Level 3 CMI Diploma

Principles of Management & Leadership Diploma

This Diploma is aimed at practising or aspiring managers who supervise or manage a team, or project officer and shift manager to achieve clearly defined outcomes.

Level 3 Syllabus
check_circleManaging Own Personal & Professional Development
check_circlePrinciples of Management & Leadership
check_circleManaging a Team to Achieve Results
check_circleManaging Individuals to be Effective in Their Role
check_circlePrinciples of Communication in the Workplace
check_circleSupporting Teams and Individuals Through Change
check_circleMonitoring Quality to Improve Outcomes
Level 5 CMI Diploma

Management and Leadership Diploma

This Diploma is designed to help senior managers, or aspiring middle managers, to become better prepared to manage teams in a way that is relevant to their current role.

Level 5 Syllabus
check_circleInduction Day and Principles of Leadership Practice
check_circlePrinciples of Delivering Coaching & Mentoring
check_circleManaging Performance
check_circleForming Successful Teams
check_circlePlanning Procuring & Managing Resources
check_circleManaging Quality & Continuous Improvement
check_circleManaging Conflict

Discover the Unique Benefits of Studying CMI at Park City

At college, you’ll find larger class sizes and extensive campus facilities like libraries and study spaces, offering a traditional classroom experience. In contrast, Park City’s Business Training Centre provides a focused, intimate setting with smaller class sizes and specialized resources for management training.

College programs follow a fixed academic calendar over several years, offering a broad and comprehensive learning approach. Park City offers shorter, condensed courses, allowing for quicker skill acquisition and flexibility for working professionals or those with time constraints.

Studying at Park City offers unique networking opportunities with like-minded managers from various industries, all focused on professional growth and management skills development.

Ultimately, the choice between studying CMI at a college or Park City depends on your preferences and needs. For more information, contact us.

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Hear What Our Clients Think…

Saul HunnaballSaul Hunnaball
15:44 12 Aug 22
We have worked with Park City for our HR and Health and Safety support for many years now and have always received an excellent service.Carley is our Consultant and she is always so helpful, as are... her colleagues when she is unavailable.I would highly recommend Park City.read more
Lea CuttingLea Cutting
08:31 27 Jul 22
Park City have worked with us for many years, advising and guiding us regarding HR and Health & Safety, along with supplying valuable training.We work with many people in several areas of expertise,... Sara Godfrey, Jennie Galione, Ashley Williams, Sam Parcell, Stephanie Devans, Poppy Hayhoe.They build confidence within our company and are always available with support and advice.They provide a consistent, professional, hands-on service, second to none!Thank you from DH Industries Limited.read more
Vikki PringleVikki Pringle
11:12 20 Jul 22
The team at Park City offer us the right level of service needed to confidently run a small business. They keep us up to date with UK policy HR requirements, help us manage any staff changes or... issues and policy documents. The team are informed, friendly and remain professional in my experience.read more
Tracy MeadTracy Mead
07:12 20 Jul 22
The DS Group have been working with Park City now for a number of years and we have found their HR services to be invaluable. The service received is always to the highest professional standards and... they have assisted our business in becoming more efficient and effective in all HR matters.My consultant Sam Parcell is always on hand to help answering any questions quickly and professionally and she offers vital guidance, advice and support to us.We as a company will continue to use Park City’s services for many years to come and we cannot recommend them enough!Tracy Norton-Mead, Operations Director at the DS Group.read more
Katie HerbertKatie Herbert
13:35 07 Jul 22
We have worked with Park City for almost 10 years and have built up a great professional relationship over the years. The team are so friendly and helpful, and nothing is ever too much of an ask for... any of them. Our main HR contact is Carley, who is lovely, and she is very prompt in dealing with any queries we have regarding our 100+ staff. We would highly recommend their services for any local business.read more

Frequently Asked Questions

A CMI Qualification is a professional certification awarded by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), designed to enhance the skills and knowledge of managers at various levels. It covers a wide range of management and leadership topics, providing both practical and theoretical insights to improve management practices.

This qualification offers a clear pathway for aspiring managers, mid-level managers, and senior leaders to develop essential leadership skills and advance their careers. By achieving a CMI qualification, individuals can work towards becoming Chartered Managers, which signifies a high standard of professional competence and commitment to ongoing professional development.

CMI stands for the Chartered Management Institute. It is the only professional body in the UK dedicated to promoting the highest standards in management and leadership excellence. Achieving a CMI qualification signifies a commitment to professional development and exceptional management skills.

We are proud to be an approved partner, working with hundreds of managers to gain these prestigious qualifications. Park City is the #1 provider in Essex and Suffolk, offering top-quality training and unparalleled support to help you succeed in your management career.

Absolutely, a CMI Qualification is highly valuable and globally recognised, demonstrating a high level of competence in management. Earning this qualification can significantly enhance your career prospects, increase your earning potential, and provide you with the skills to manage effectively.

Studying a CMI course at Park City’s Business Training Centre offers additional benefits such as personalized training, flexible course schedules, and networking opportunities with industry professionals. Moreover, it sets you on the path to becoming a Chartered Manager, allowing you to achieve Chartered Manager status and further solidify your standing in the field.

CMI (Chartered Management Institute) and CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development) are both prestigious professional bodies, but they focus on different areas. CMI specializes in management and leadership training, while CIPD focuses on human resources and people development.

Studying for a CMI qualification at Park City gives you the advantage of focused management training tailored to developing your leadership and strategic skills, ultimately gaining a chartered manager status. Whereas, CIPD would be more suited to those specifically pursuing a career in HR. Park City’s specialised courses ensure that you receive the most relevant and up-to-date training in management, setting you apart in the competitive business landscape.

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