Supervisory Management

Our QQI Level 6 Health Services Supervisory Management Skills Certificate programme provides learners with the relevant knowledge, skill and competence to work in a range of healthcare sectors independently in a supervisory capacity.


Supervisory Management Certificate – Level 6 on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ)


On course completion, learners will be able to:

  • Evaluate up-to-date industry standards, guidelines and recommended practices that affect the work environment
  • Describe the precautions necessary to safeguard information and/or records
  • Describe key steps required to recruit staff, to include pre-planning, methods to source and screen staff
  • Analyse the risks for which adequate insurance cover is recommended
  • Draft a range of procedures for work-related activities, to include lines of communication with clients, colleagues and other relevant parties
  • Devise a system for maintaining work-related records
  • Prepare a departmental budget, to include details of planned spending under a number of headings and of contingency spending
  • Train staff, drawing on up-to-date industry standards in training using appropriate aids and supporting material, and assessing the suitability of individuals during the training session
  • Carry out staff evaluations to include achievement of objectives, feedback on performance, identification of opportunities for personal development


In order to be eligible you must have successfully completed a QQI Level 5 Healthcare Major Award or have equivalent work/life experience.

Supervisory Management Certificate Grading:

  • Pass 50% – 64%
  • Merit 65% – 79%
  • Distinction 80% – 100%

Add to your personal skill set and add more value to your company by completing a Supervisory Management Certificate with The Cpl Institute.