01 901 2014

ILM – Understanding How to Manage Remote Workers

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On Demand

ILM Understanding How to Manage Remote Workers

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 7 + Hours Online ILM

To enable learners to understand the basics of the management of people of an organisation who work remotely.

On completion of this module learners will:

  • Understand the nature of remote working
    • Explain the meaning of remote working
    • List the benefits of remote working for the organisation and the individual
    • List the potential barriers to remote working for the organisation and for the individual
  • Know how to lead a remote working team
    • Explain the role of trust in remote working
    • Describe how to develop trust when managing remote workers
    • Explain the role of communication in remote working
    • Describe how to communicate effectively with remote workers
    • Explain the role and nature of motivation when managing remote workers
    • Describe how to give effective feedback to remote workers
  • Know how to provide support for remote workers
    • Describe how to overcome isolation for remote workers
    • Describe how to ensure the health and safety of remote workers
    • Describe how to provide technical support for remote working


  • 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.


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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.