The course is also CPD recognised (Continuous Professional Development).
This course is highly recognised by employers from a wide range of business sectors including NHS, local government, banks, corporate and small businesses.
The course is suitable for those already working as an Administrator or Office Manager and looking to gain recognition for existing experience as well as develop skills and knowledge to increase job and promotion opportunities.
Accreditatiion by NCFE CQ and CPD
This Diploma is a fully accredited qualification by NCFE CQ, awarding organisation recognised by UK qualification regulators. NCFE qualifications are both UK and internationally recognised.
CQ10453 – Office Manager Diploma (Level 3)
You will also be awarded the following individual Diplomas and Certificates:
CQ10447 – Professional IT User Diploma (Level 3)
CQ10445 – Professional Administration Diploma (Level 3)
CQ10448 – Managerial Administration Diploma (Level 3)
CQ10473 – Personal Development Skills Certificate (Level 3)
CQ10471 – Leadership Skills Certificate (Level 3)
CQ10464 – Teeline Shorthand Diploma (Level 3) – Additional Option/cost
Level 3 is advanced level and the course has been benchmarked using Ofqual’s QCF level descriptors to allow you to consider the depth of study and level of difficulty involved. Further information about NCFE Awarding Body and accreditation.
There are 2 text books included in this course for you to keep and refer to after your course has closed. You will access your course online via our Lewis College Learning Hub at times to suit you – from your computer, tablet or phone on the move or from home.
You can download all the courseware as you progress through each unit to keep for future reference.
Our qualified and experienced tutors will provide personal feedback, demonstration videos for further guidance, worked examples, support and guidance throughout including mentoring. We teach beyond the qualification and include specific topics that directly benefit you.
Study from as little as 2 hours a week!
The course is open for you to study for up to 2 years giving you plenty of flexibility and “time out” for holidays, illness, moving house etc.
You can study from as little as 2 hours a week, or however many hours you choose, or even full time if you wish to complete the course in less than 5 months. You can study more one week, less the next – flexible and easy to manage your study times to fit in with your lifestyle.
Range of topics
There are 33 different units in this course covering the full range of skills and knowledge required for a typical Office Manager role. To pass each unit you will complete an office style assessment with some units jointly assessed as they cover multi skills. Some units are small which you can complete in a few hours with others requiring a bit more thinking and planning.
You can complete the whole course, including assessments at home and submit these electronically.
You will receive certificates issued by NCFE and The CPD Accreditation Group. These will list all the units for each single Diploma and Certificate as well as the full Office Manager Diploma Level 3 identifying the wide range of knowledge and skills you have achieved.
Free careers advice and support for up to 2 years after completion
We offer free careers advice, interview technique guidance and support whilst applying for jobs both during the course and for up to 2 years after completion. Most of our students secure a new job or gain promotion whilst studying with us or after they have completed their course.
|Level 3 - Advanced IT User Diploma - Microsoft Office|
|Internet Browsing Software||Outlook - Email and PIM||Publisher - Desktop Publishing|
|PowerPoint - Electronic Presentations||Excel - Spreadsheets and Charts||Access - Databases|
|Word - Word Processing|
You will need Microsoft Office for this section of the course. Monthly subscription available for Office 365 from £5.99 per month. Details on request.
|Level 3 - Advanced Administration Diploma|
|Business Events||Research and Report Writing||Business Trips|
|Business Meetings and Conference Calls||Diary Management||Reviewing Office Procedures|
|Petty Cash, Stationery and Travel Costs Management||Business Organisations||HR Recruitment|
|Composing Complex Business Documents|
|Level 3 or Level 4 - Managerial Administration Diploma|
|Chairing a Business Meeting||Delivering Presentations|
|Legislation Affecting Business Organisations||Team Leadership|
|Staff Interviews and Training Reviews||Project Management|
|Level 3 - Personal Development Skills Certificate|
|Confidence Building and Self Esteem||Organisational Skills, Stress Management, Ergonomics and Health|
|Communication Skills - Body Language, Listening and Answering Skills, Telephone Techniques||Relationship and People Management skills|
|Social Media and Networking Skills|
|Level 3 - Leadership Skills Certificate|
|Team Leadership Skills||Performance Management|
|Coaching and Communication||Managing Projects|
|OPTION - Teeline Shorthand Diploma - special discount rate - £180 (normal price £340) when enrolling on this course|
|Teeline Theory||Speed Development from 40 wpm up to 100 wpm|
|Business Correspondence Dictation and Transcription||Minutes of Business Meetings|
The theory text book is provided for this course. You will also need a shorthand notebook and biro.
|PAY IN FULL - 20% DISCOUNT|
FAST TRACK - You can complete the course as soon as you wish.
Course time frame open for 18 months.
|PAY QUARTERLY - 10% DISCOUNT|
You can complete the course over 12 months.
Course time frame open for 18 months.
Each quarter payment £394
|PAYG - PAY AS YOU GO - MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION|
☺No interest charged and no finance agreement.
☺Pay monthly by standing order.
☺You can pause your course for up to 6 months.
☺You can stop your course at any time you wish.
☺You can start with one monthly payment plan and change part way through the course to suit your finances.
☺You can make additional payments as and when you wish.
|You can decide on the monthly amount you pay to suit your own budget.
The course programme is spread over the payment plan.
£80 per month = 21 months plus balance
£90 per month = 19 months plus balance
£100 per month = 17 months plus balance
£125 per month = 14 months plus balance
£150 per month = 11 months plus balance
Start Dates with Availability
|Start Dates||Enrol By|
|5 November 2019||23 October 2019|
|19 November 2019||6 November 2019|
|3 December 2019||20 November 2019|
|17 December 2019||4 December 2019|
|7 January 2020||18 December 2019|
|21 January 2020||8 January 2020|