Access to Leadership Certificate - Business Qualification

Certificate for Access to Leadership

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Certificate for Access to Leadership

Assessment Requirements: Portfolio of Evidence

This qualification is internally assessed and internally quality assured by Centre staff and externally quality assured by Innovate Awarding External Quality Advisors (EQAs).

Aims and Objectives of the Qualification

The IAO Level 2 Certificate for Access to Leadership aims to provide Learners with the knowledge and understanding to bridge the gap between roles within a team to team leader. The qualification covers customer service, communication, leadership styles, event planning and health and safety to help prepare Learners to take on a team leadership role across a range of sectors.

Entry Guidance

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. This qualification is suitable for those who work in a range of sectors. It provides Learners with an opportunity to demonstrate their readiness to move in to a team leadership role within a range of organisations.

Progression Opportunities

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress into further education or employment in a team leadership role.
On completion of this course, Learners may progress to:

  • IAO Level 2 Diploma in Team Leading 
  • IAO Level 2 Certificate In Lean Organisation Management Techniques
  • IAO Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration 


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