Stand out from the crowd

With a recognised CMI qualification and Chartered Manager status upon completion of your apprenticeship. Only 1 in 5 managers in the UK are formally trained, if you are going to manage then be the best you can be.

High quality support and tuition

Supported by a dedicated tutor/coach throughout your journey, attendance at Skills Workshops and a range of resources to support the development of the skills and behaviours required of a department manager  you can be confident of reaching your goals with us.

A leadership programme including a professional qualification

Practice and perfect your skills through our Impact Skills workshops and learn best practice through the CMI qualification – a perfect blend for enhancing leadership.


Leadership training is fundamental to personal development and business growth. Aspiring new managers, supervisors and team leaders can develop their skills through the programme to effectively lead, collaborate with others and successfully solve problems.

Our comprehensive programme has been designed to bring in the best practice, to not only give learners the qualifications but to build and practise the skills to become an effective Team leader / Supervisor across industries. A wealth of online resources and high-impact workshops provides opportunity to grow quickly and to implement practise to drive productivity for your business.

For those who are supporting, managing and developing team members, managing projects, planning and monitoring workloads and resources.

Includes a Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Level 3 Diploma, and will obtain a Foundation Chartered Manager status.

As a highly regarded professional status, awarded by the CMI, being a chartered manager is a widely recognised qualification, valued by employers.


To help you get started, we have created a fact sheet that that outlines all the key information you need to know about our 12-14 month Level 3 Programme. Download it below.

Our next intake is March 2020 in our Reading and Southampton centres and May 2020 in our London centre. Registration is taking place now. Please contact to arrange an informal discussion. We will be rolling out this programme across our network in 2020 and 2021. If you would like to find out more information please contact us.

Register your interest

We have regular intakes across our centres for these programmes, in order to provide a valuable experience, we cap our cohort sizes. To find out course start dates please follow the relevant centre links below:


Please contact to arrange an informal discussion or to find out more information please contact us.

Register your interest


First Intuition is committed to dedicated support, added value and clear progression. Our apprenticeship delivery options offer flexibility to ensure every apprenticeship is fit for purpose.

  • Study via online and classroom courses for Professional qualification modules
  • Face to face and online skills and development workshops
  • Regular support and guidance from your dedicated skills coach
  • Online learning environment to support learning throughout the apprenticeship

Find out more about apprenticeship programmes at FI


Excellent resources provided and classroom sessions were very helpful

Daniel Estocapio, ACCA

Good teachers and environment for learning. Friendly and helpful staff

Vikki Sanderson, ICAEW

The tutors are great, they are quick at responding and their lesson plans are informative and straight the point.

Evangenline Andrews, ICAEW

Really well delivered course. Great analysis and some fantastic insight into how to plan, structure and answer a question. Feeling very confident.

Tom Palmer

The best customer service, by far, of all the providers in this field. You can actually speak to a person, not a robot, who is prompt and helpful.

Abigail Grove


If you employ people studying towards their professional qualification then we would love to work with you to design and deliver a programme of study that meets your needs. Our clients trust us to give them great advice. This comes from taking the time to listen to employers and understand what they really need to drive their business forward.

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