Leadership and Management in Care Service (NVQ Level 5)

The LMC course is a very important course that enhances a candidate’s management and leadership qualities. The LMC qualification is mandatory for anyone wishing to progress into management role within the health care sector or looking to open their own care organisation. There are 2 main pathways (Children and Adults) available with each divided into 3 sub- pathway. To achieve this qualification, candidates will need to complete 80 credit units.

Who is it for?

Level 3 Diploma in HSC is for those who are aspiring to be or are already in supervisory positions like key workers or team leaders and have achieved level 2 or equivalent qualification.


Candidates are assessed using various methods including observation, professional discussion, reflective accounts, questions and answers, work products and more.

Progression route

University degree or other professional qualifications.