Recently withdrawn - Level 3 NVQ QCF

Recently withdrawn - Level 3 NVQ QCF

This qualification has been replaced with an updated version - the information provided should only be used by Centres/tutors who had already signed students to this course prior to its withdrawal on 31st August 2014.

All other users – please see Level 3 Diploma in Management QCF Combined


NVQ - Qualification information

Our NVQ QCF (Qualifications Credit Framework) are work-related, vocational qualifications that enable you to learn at your own pace in a way that suits you. They have been designed with the help of employers and are based directly on the National Occupational Standards, which mean you're gaining the kind of skills that employers are looking for.

Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Team Leading (QCF)

Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Management (QCF)

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Management (QCF)

Qualification Purpose

These qualifications are designed for team leaders and managers, to support the development of their skills and competences in leading a team, making sure that the team’s work achieves organisational objectives, and contributing to planning, problem solving and decision making.

Typical units:

  • Manage personal development
  • Set objectives and provide support for team members
  • Lead and manage meetings
  • Develop, maintain and review personal networks
  • Review risk management processes in own area of responsibility
  • Recruit staff in own area of responsibility

Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Management (QCF)

Level 7 NVQ Diploma in Management (QCF)

Qualification Purpose

These qualifications are designed for managers, to support the development of their leadership and management skills in personal development, leadership, management resources, information, performance, customer and market awareness.

Typical units:

  • Develop and evaluate operational plans for own area of responsibility
  • Establish risk management process for an organisation
  • Conduct a quality audit
  • Develop a strategic business plan
  • Promote knowledge management across own organisation
  • Outsource organisational processes

Progression

These qualifications provide opportunities for progression to other qualifications at higher levels, which could also be work-based or more academically structured. The qualifications also support learners in meeting requirements for work and/or employment within all areas of management and leadership at this level.

Information Documents

Syllabus L2, 3, 5 & 7 Syllabus NVQ L 3

Please note: new qualifications are being launched that will replace these qualifications. If you are offering these as standalone qualifications the final registration and certification dates are listed below:

CMI Code  Current NVQ  QAN  Final reg. date  Final cert. date  CMI Code Replaced by  QAN 
 2C3 Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Team Leading 500/8836/1  28/02/15  28/02/18  2D27  Level 2 Diploma in Team Leading (combined qualification)   601/3795/2
 3C3 Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Management 500/8993/6  28/02/15  28/02/18  N/A  N/A  N/A 
 3D3 Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Management  600/5090/1  31/08/14  31/08/17  3D27  Level 3 Diploma in Management (combined qualification)  601/3779/4 
 5D3 Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Management & Leadership  500/9069/0 28/02/15  28/02/18  5D27  Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Management and Leadership  601/3780/0 
 7D3 Level 7 NVQ Diploma in Management & Leadership  500/9072/0  28/02/15  28/02/18  7D27  Level 7 NVQ Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership  601/3778/2 

If you are offering any of these as part of an Apprenticeship the final registration date is 31st August 2014 and the final certification date is 31st August 2017.

Information about the replacement qualifications can be found here.