L5 accelerated graduate programme for leadership & management in the hire sector

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Sectors and roles, New qualifications and courses, Leadership and management

Hire Association Europe

University of the West of England

Great Britain




The project will pilot a Level 5 Accelerated Graduate Programme in Leadership & Management which has been developed and written specifically for the hire and rental sector. Five modules will be contextualised: motivating people; making the financial case; customer relations; managing recruitment; effective leadership. The long term objective is to encourage graduates to choose a career in the hire and rental industry to negate the impact of an aging workforce and to maintain a sustainable industry.

  • Development of a L5 leadership and management qualification
  • This will to support the hire employees into management roles

01 Sep 2016

31 Jul 2017

Completed project summary

The project finished in July 2017. 15 people from 9 organisations attended the course at UWE over 11 days and received certificates for attendance. 

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