The Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Management (QCF) is designed to give learners who are working within a management role the opportunity to develop their skills in supporting their staff members to work effectively and make improvements to meet organisational requirements.


Regulator Ofqual
QCF Reference Number 600/4473/1
QCF Level 3
Credit Value 25 credits
Guided Learning Hours 110 hours
Duration Completion within two years
Structure 3 mandatory units and optional units to the credit value of 11
Age Groups 16-18, 19+
Entry Requirements

Learners must be employed within a management role that will enable them to evidence the requirements of the qualification. Learners should also possess communication skills sufficient to allow them to address the assessment requirements of the qualification

First Date for Registrations February 1, 2012
Last Date for Starts February 28, 2015
Delivery Staff Requirements

The assessment qualification is required in order to deliver this qualification

The internal quality assurance qualification is required in order to quality assure this qualification

Registration Fee for Centres £

Progression Routes

Those who complete this qualification may wish to undertake other SFEDI Awards qualifications further details of which can be found on our website.

Details of related qualifications can be found within the Related Qualification section at the bottom of this page


Below you will find further details relating to the qualification and also the necessary paperwork for your approved centre to add it to your centre offer. If you require further information or would like guidance please contact the SFEDI Awards Customer Service Team who will be more than happy to help you.

Qualification Specification (191)
SFEDI Awards Fees and Prices (264)
New Qualification Application Form (193)
New Delivery Location Application Form (205)
Staff Matrix Update Form (203)


Related Qualifications

Level 7 Certificate in the Management and Implementation of an Enterprise Venture
Level 6 Certificate in the Management and Implementation of an Enterprise Venture
Level 5 Certificate In Managing the Achievement of Strategic Objectives
Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Management
Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Team Leading
Level 5 Award in the Management and Implementation of an Enterprise Venture
Level 3 Diploma in Enterprising Skills in a Business Environment