01 901 2014

ILM – Planning and Allocating Work

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On Demand

ILM Planning and Allocating Work

ILM Awards in Leadership and Management are widely recognised qualifications that will prove to employers that you are invested in your self-development as a professional.

This programme comprises a wide range of modules covering core management skills, including how to organise and delegate, skills in communication, team leadership, change, innovation and managing people and relationships.

Join the thousands of other people who enhanced their performance with an ILM qualification, and fast-track your way to the top with our leadership and management qualifications. Ranging from Levels 3 to 5, our qualifications cater to all levels of management and offer a clear route to career progression.

These programmes are available via online learning, allowing you to study flexibly while balancing work and personal lifes.

Each course can be purchased separately.

Subjects Duration Delivery Awarding Body
1 9 + Hours Online ILM

The learner will be able to develop knowledge and understanding of how to plan and allocate work as required by a practising or potential first line manager.

On completion of this module learners will:

  • Know how to plan work in the workplace.
    • Identify organisational targets relevant to the team.
    • Set SMART objectives for the team to achieve the targets.
    • Use a technique to plan to achieve the objectives.
    • Explain how to monitor and control a planned activity.
  • Know how to allocate work to team members.
    • Identify resources required to complete a planned activity.
    • Explain how to allocate work to team members.
    • Explain how to assess and support team performance in achieving objectives.
  • Understand how to improve the performance of a team in delivering to plan.
    • Identify a possible cause of variance from a planned activity.
    • Identify actions to overcome causes of variance.
    • Explain how to involve team members in identifying ways to improve performance to meet objectives


  • You wish to upskill in a specific area where you feel that you lack at present.
  • You have a strong interest in upskilling in specific areas.
  • Modern web browser, 5MB broadband essential, Word processing programme (Word, Libreoffice), PDF reader. PC or notebook for best experience


  • Expert tutor support from our qualified business team
  • Video tutorials and course notes covering the entire syllabus
  • Completed past exam questions
  • Webinars and podcasts
  • 95% success rate on first assignment attempt
  • Unlimited 6 Month Access
  • Webinars and Podcasts


Please note that there is a once off ILM registration fee of €150 for all new learners.


Each module is assessed by one individual assignment.

Each assignment consists of questions based on the course material and experience in an organisation.

The grades are as follows:

0% – 49% Referral

50% – 74% Pass

75% – 100% Good Pass

Upon submission, all learners receive feedback on their assignment. If a learner receives a referral grade, they will be provided with feedback and allowed to resubmit (at no charge).

Learners may start their assignment at any time, and have 2 weeks to complete.

Various tutors deliver different modules.