Certificate in Supervisory Management and Team Leadership

Business, Accounting and Law

  • The perfect introductory programme for supervisors, middle managers and/or for those aspiring to be supervisors or managers.

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Certificate in Supervisory Management and Team Leadership

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Aim of Programme

Aim of Programme

This programme is aimed at those already working in an operative /team leader/supervisory manager role or aspiring to do so. It is also suitable for unemployed persons that meet the entry requirements. The programme covers the technical, managerial, interpersonal, and leadership knowledge, skills and competencies required for supervisory and team leadership/ management roles in organisations.

This programme will give learners the opportunity to further their skill, or re-skill and make a positive contribution to the economy through gaining an understanding of the dynamics of business and in particular from a leadership and management perspective ensuring that they are better at making decisions, solving problems and skilled for the workplace of the future.


  • 6
    NFQ Level
  • 60

Programme Content

Programme Content

  • Leadership and Management
  • Human Resources and Development
  • Professional Development, Career Planning and Work-based Learning
  • Project, Business and Operational Planning
  • Group Project and Integrative Learning
  • Financial and Management Accounting

Minimum Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Mature applicants (i.e over 23 years)


Leaving Certificate – Grade O6 at ordinary level in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate.
Two of these subjects must be Mathematics and a language (English or Irish) or any QQI Level 5


Recognition of Prior Learning.



AIT Induction Sessions will take place on Friday 18th September 2020 6.00pm to 9.00pm, Saturday 19th September 2020, 9.30am to 12.30pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm.

All registered students must attend one session, and you will be advised of your session when your application is processed. This is a face to face induction, where registered students will meet their lecturers and become acquainted with AIT operating systems, such as our online delivery platform, Moodle, Rules and Regulations etc.

All current regulations and public health guidelines in relation to social distancing will be in place at these sessions.




1 Year 

Monday and Wednesday 7.00 pm – 9.00 pm plus selected Saturdays in Athlone IT 9.30am -4.30pm


Semester 1 (2020): October 3, October 17, Noember 14, November 28
Semester 2 (2021): January 23, February 6, March 6, March 20

Programme Fee

Free to applicants that meet Springboard+ Funding Eligibility Criteria.


Online – 7.00pm Monday 21 September 2020


Maria Slevin – [email protected]