Office Manager Diploma – NCFE CQ and CPD

Our online distance learning Office Manager Diploma is accredited by NCFE CQ at Level 3 and is our highest course for those following an Administration/Office Manager career.

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.


Course Overview

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.

Certificates

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 SoftwareOutlook - Email and PIMPublisher - Desktop Publishing
PowerPoint - Electronic PresentationsExcel - Spreadsheets and ChartsAccess - 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 EventsResearch and Report WritingBusiness Trips
Business Meetings and Conference CallsDiary ManagementReviewing Office Procedures
Petty Cash, Stationery and Travel Costs ManagementBusiness OrganisationsHR Recruitment
Composing Complex Business Documents
Level 3 or Level 4 - Managerial Administration Diploma
Chairing a Business MeetingDelivering Presentations
Legislation Affecting Business OrganisationsTeam Leadership
Staff Interviews and Training ReviewsProject Management
Level 3 - Personal Development Skills Certificate
Confidence Building and Self EsteemOrganisational Skills, Stress Management, Ergonomics and Health
Communication Skills - Body Language, Listening and Answering Skills, Telephone TechniquesRelationship and People Management skills
Social Media and Networking Skills
Level 3 - Leadership Skills Certificate
Team Leadership SkillsPerformance Management
Coaching and CommunicationManaging Projects
Effective Negotiation
OPTION - Teeline Shorthand Diploma - special discount rate - £180 (normal price £340) when enrolling on this course
Teeline TheorySpeed Development from 40 wpm up to 100 wpm
Business Correspondence Dictation and TranscriptionMinutes of Business Meetings

The theory text book is provided for this course. You will also need a shorthand notebook and biro.


Course Fees, Discounts, Payment Options

 

Course Fees
£1,750
PAY IN FULL - 20% DISCOUNT

FAST TRACK - You can complete the course as soon as you wish.
£1,400
PAY QUARTERLY
£437.50 each quarter payment

Start Dates with Availability

Start DatesEnrol By
7 January 202020 December 2019
21 January 20206 January 2020
4 February 202020 January 2020
25 February 202010 February 2020
10 March 202024 February 2020
24 March 20209 March 2020
21 April 20206 April 2020