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)
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.
- 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)
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.
- 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
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.
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:
||Final reg. date
||Final cert. date
||Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Team Leading
||Level 2 Diploma in Team Leading (combined qualification)
||Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Management
||Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Management
||Level 3 Diploma in Management (combined qualification)
||Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Management & Leadership
||Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Management and Leadership
||Level 7 NVQ Diploma in Management & Leadership
||Level 7 NVQ Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership
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.