Covid-19 update

By sbmpartnership | March 24, 2020

It is ‘business as usual’ for our upcoming SBM programmes as far as possible in the current situation. With many schools being temporarily closed we are keeping in touch and updating our existing participants via email. For new programmes you can apply as normal using the links on this site. To contact us please email…

Level 5 Diploma Blended Learning launched

By sbmpartnership | January 2, 2020

For 2020 we are offering a blended learning option for our popular Level 5 programme, as well as the existing fully online format.  We’ll also launch the Finance Unit as a stand alone individual unit for those who only need to develop their CPD in this area. Click here for details and to apply.

Come and work for us!

By sbmpartnership | January 2, 2020

Jan 2020: We’re on the look out for two full-time coaches/assessors across the country. If you are interested in one of these new opportunities please click here for more information. Opportunities also available for part-time coaches and functional skills tutors in certain regions.

Apply now for our popular School Administrator programme!

By sbmpartnership | September 24, 2019

Are you a school administrator looking to develop and consolidate your school administration skills at an affordable price … and without spending too much time out of school? If so, we have the perfect course for you! See our School Administration Foundation Certificate (SAFC), click here to find out more.

New CMDA for Schools now available …

By sbmpartnership | September 20, 2019

We have recently launched our new CMDA for Schools degree apprenticeship, aimed at senior school business managers and leaders.  More details can be found on the CMDA (Schools) page. There is also a Level 7 (Master’s) Senior Leader Degree apprenticeship for school leaders in the pipeline for 2020.

Use your levy funds for school business manager training

By sbmpartnership | May 1, 2019

The new Level 4 School Business Professional Apprenticeship for existing school business managers is now available! Click here for details and to apply online. New intakes every term, apply now.  Click to find out more .

Read the latest ISBL factsheets

By sbmpartnership | January 10, 2019

Introductory guidance on a range of issues affecting SBM professionals, click here to access the ISBL factsheets and much more.

Do you want to study the Level 4 in SBM (CSBM) but just don’t have the time?

By sbmpartnership | October 26, 2016

If so, why not try one of our Individual Units first? The units are delivered fully online and run for just 10 to 12 weeks each, so they are perfect if you don’t have the time to put towards the full programme just yet.  They will count towards your full qualification when you are ready (T&Cs…

See our new School Business Leader programme

By sbmpartnership | October 24, 2016

Have you completed the Level 6 (ADSBM) programme and are you looking to develop further? Are you interested in Masters level SBM study? Take a look at our recently launched School Business Leader Programme aimed at school business leaders and directors, starting in Spring 2017. Special introductory price. Click here for more information and to apply.

Are you an SBM in Brighton, Rochdale or North Wales?

By sbmpartnership | June 19, 2016

If you are an SBM (or similar) in the above areas, why not apply now for one of our local group Level 4 (CSBM) programmes starting in the Autumn Term? Application deadlines are in August, so apply now before the summer holidays! Click here for more information and to apply.