This route to Chartered Manager provides you with a Level 5 Certificate in Management and Leadership*. This will make sure that you meet the minimum qualification requirement for Chartered Manager in a fast and cost-effective manner.

Which one is right for me?

To qualify for this route, you need to meet the following criteria:

  • You need to have at least five years management or leadership experience.
Practical Online Coursework
Reflective Based Assessment
We also offer weekly coaching and support with the Switch Education for Business e-learning platform.
This additional service brings the price of the Practical Online Coursework route to $2,350.
For further information on this service, please email us at

Annual Membership Fee Structure

As a Chartered Manager, you must hold Membership with the Institute of Managers and Leaders.
Your Membership level – Member, Associate Fellow or Fellow – is determined based on your management experience.
You will also become a Member of the Chartered Management Institute.
IML Membership Application fee$90
Chartered Member (CMgr MIML)$350 per year
Chartered Associate Fellow (CMgr AFIML)$400 per year
Chartered Fellow (CMgr FIML)$455 per year
CMI Member (MCMI)Included in Chartered Membership fee

What Does Chartered Manager Assessment Involve?

The assessment structure is made up of 4 main components.


Provide evidence to support your eligbility


Undertake an assessment reviewing your practical skills


Undertake an interview with an assessor


Become a Member of IML and CMI
Questions? Find out more on our Chartered Manager FAQ page.
* The Level 5 Certificate in Management and Leadership is a qualification focused on practical skills, problem solving and reflective learning to help you further your professional development. By completing your Level 5 Certificate, you will gain a broader knowledge of middle management skills, while focusing on the specific leadership areas appropriate to you and your workplace.