Apprenticeships

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Developing Strategic Leaders and Managers

Lincoln International Business School works with employers to provide employees with the opportunity to study for a degree while gaining hands-on experience and a professional pathway for future development through a Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship (CMDA) or Senior Leadership Master’s Degree Apprenticeship (SLMDA). Funded by the Government and employers, these programmes offer professional recognition by the Chartered Management Institute through the award of Chartered Manager status. The programmes combine work-based and flexible blended-learning through online study and face-to-face workshops.

CMDA 2 Column Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship (CMDA)

The Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship is a 'Trailblazer' apprenticeship scheme created by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), the Chartered Association of Business Schools (CABS) and higher education providers. Funded by the Government and your employer, this apprenticeship combines work-based learning and business education, which upon successful completion, leads to a degree and professional recognition through the award of Chartered Manager status.

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SLMDA 2 Column Senior Leader Master’s Degree Apprenticeship (SLMDA)

The Senior Leader Master’s Degree Apprenticeship (SLMDA) aims to develop the strategic leadership skills of those responsible for the overall performance and long-term sustainability of their organisations. The Master's is a higher-level degree apprenticeship that is pitched at Level 7 and includes business education, work-based learning, and professional development through to Chartered Manager status.

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Useful Links

GOV.UK - Guide to the Apprenticeship Levy

GOV.UK - ESFA Funding Rules 

Chartered Management Institute - Guide to the CMDA

Chartered Management Institute - Guide to the SLMDA