Higher Diploma in Quality Leadership

Price is the basic Diploma price of £3100 + VAT** plus the 3 additional units at 3 x £350 + VAT**

Have you already completed your Diploma and feel ready to take your knowledge even further?  Excellent, set your skills and open the door to new opportunities with our new Higher Diploma in Quality Leadership.  This qualification is an extension of the Diploma but includes 3 extra units, Quality Control/Quality Assurance, Supply Chain Management and Hoshin Kanri.  

Start your DHI journey today and you could be a qualified quality professional in a years time and you will start to improve your teams performance almost right away.

For over 40 years, David Hutchins Innovation has been ‘the name’ in world-class Quality training, qualifying hundreds of people every year.  Don’t accept any substitutes!  We’ve trained our students to become leaders in their field.


Every year we train several hundred people like you and help them start to make a difference in their careers. Our team of highly qualified and experienced consultants have carefully devised a course which will teach you everything you need to know to start to make improvements, at work and at home.

When you choose to study with David Hutchins Innovation you are investing in your future and working towards one of the most sought after and recognised qualifications in the industry. The Quality Fundamentals, Diploma and Higher Diploma in Quality Leadership will establish you as an authority in your business.

On completion of this Higher Diploma you will receive the Higher Diploma in Quality Leadership Award.


The Higher Diploma in Quality Leadership incorporates the courses in the Diploma together with a further 3 e-Learning units. Designed to be viewed from either PC, laptop, tablet or mobile phone, you can study any time of day and pick up from where you left off.  Following on from the Diploma, the Higher Diploma in Quality Leadership provides the professional credibility, knowledge and skills you will need to continue making a difference in your work life. The additional units are:

Students will find a totally new unit unfamiliar in Quality Courses entitled Facilitating, Coaching and Mentoring for Quality. The purpose of this unit is to begin the process of providing the quality specialists to assist in the development of others in their organisations from the CEO though to line people. However, this unit is not the end but the beginning of a totally new journey for those who wish to.


Distance Learning – Part time

The Diploma is entirely e-Learning based with unlimited Tutor support. The 12 units in this course are tutor supported and are externally examined. All units are tested by the submission of a 4,500 word assignment.  

The assignments are based on the content of the Quality Fundamentals units which are provided as part of the course but have 3 objectives:  

  1. To further reinforce knowledge of the content.

  2. To make the intellectual link between course content and its application in the students work environment.

  3. To develop the student’s ability to conduct subject research.

These assignments may be submitted at any time of the year and marking.


This is the Higher Diploma level course for anyone with the Diploma qualification. 

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Higher Diploma in Quality Leadership
The total fee for this course inclusive of the Diploma in Quality Leadership course is £4150 + VAT**. Fees include access to the Diploma plus 3 additional units and tutor support. There are no other charges, registration fees or membership requirements.

However, the course can be purchased unit by unit for £350 plus VAT** per unit.

** VAT at current rates applies to all students or their employers within the UK and European Union.

Overseas students
Outside of the EU, VAT still applies to individuals purchasing the courses themselves but not in the case where the courses are paid for by registered Companies. These are not our rules unfortunately, but it is the legal situation.

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Contact us today on 01458 224040 and start your DHI journey!