CIH Level 5 Diploma In Housing
A one-year vocational qualification for aspiring professionals, supervisors and managers who wish to achieve CIH Chartered Membership (CIHCM). Chartered status is a demonstration of housing expertise, commitment and ethical standards.
This qualification consists of the following units: Ethical Practice in Housing; Leadership and Management in Housing; Strategic and Business Planning for Housing Organisations; Housing in Context; Managing Relationships in Housing and Professional Practice Skills in Housing.
Learners are provided with knowledge and understanding across the key areas of housing practice at a recognised professional standard and the skills to perform in a senior management role.
Applicants should be working in either a paid or voluntary capacity in housing and also have completed one of the following: CIH Level 4 Certificate in Housing; CIH Level 4 Certificate, or Diploma in Housing Practice or equivalent.
Method of Assessment
Learners will have access to online course materials, together with online tutorials scheduled for each module and tutor support throughout the course.
On successful completion, learners will be eligible for CIH Chartered Membership and can progress to the University of Stirling or University of Glasgow to undertake a Postgraduate Diploma/MSc in Housing Studies.