In order to meet the demands of an increasingly challenging global economy, today’s managers require a variety of different skills and competencies. It’s vital to possess a good quality Management Qualification in order to set you apart from the competition and enable you to effectively execute your role.
Set yourself apart from the competition with key managerial skills that and enable you to execute your role effectively.
This course is a formally recognised RQF qualification and is recognised throughout the UK, Europe and beyond.
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The recommended learning hours in 210. However, additional hours may be required for reading, writing and research.
Throughout this course, you may be expected to complete assignments, essays, research projects, presentations, video/audio recordings, and practical learning sessions to meet the requirements of your course. This information will be included in your study pack detailing exactly what you need to do to accomplish your goals as a student.
You have up to a year to complete this course and we have included a suggested number of study hours. This is usually ample time for learners, even with full-time jobs and other commitments. Don’t worry if you go over the year though, we can organise an extension to your course for an additional fee, which also extends your tutor support.
The course is specially designed for study by distance learning. Throughout the course, there will be self-assessment questions, and tutor-marked assignments (TMAs), to enable you to monitor your progress.
At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a formal certificate of achievement by NCFE. The training courses have been designed specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home. You can read more about NCFE here.
Official Qualification Title - NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Management
Difficulty - Level 3
Entry requirements - There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.
The principles of workforce management, which introduces you to the role of HR, and helps you to understand some of the legal and ethical issues in employing people, including how to manage diversity.
Team building and dynamics, which helps you to appreciate the different kinds of teams you can manage, how to develop a team, and how to motivate team members to achieve high performance.
Performance management, which explains how to set clear performance goals for people, how to praise good performance and how to deal constructively with under performance.
Training, development, reward and recognition, which explores the ways in which training and development are best delivered, and how you can reward and recognise people who perform well at work.
Conflict management, which shows you various ways of dealing with conflict, and how you can develop the skills needed to deal effectively and constructively with conflict, including the use and management of disciplinary and grievance procedures.
Business markets, from which you will learn about the nature of different business markets, the factors influencing how a business operates in different markets, and the legal obligations a business needs to fulfil.
Business innovation and growth, which shows you the various ways in which businesses achieve growth and how new ways of doing business affect the markets in which they operate and compete.
Financial Management and Budgets, which enable you to understand the financial factors businesses have to manage, and how to create and manage a business budget.
Sales and Marketing, which explains the respective roles of sales people and marketing professionals, and how each contributes to a business’s success. This part also explains the key principles of marketing so that you will be able to assess how customers choose who to do business with.
Effective decision making, which introduces you to ways of making informed and effective decisions that take into account all the key factors and people who may be involved or affected by what you decide to do.
Leadership styles and models, which explains the relationship between leadership and management, and enables you to understand how your own leadership style can enhance your effectiveness as a manager.
The role, functions and processes of management, which explains the various roles you have to fulfil as a manager, and how you contribute to your organisation’s success when you fulfil those roles effectively.
Performance measurement, which shows you how to keep track of the most important things you need to be measuring as a manager, and how what you measure needs to be linked to the goals your organisation is trying to achieve.
Managing a project, which provides you with an understanding of the key principles of how to manage a project, and the tools used in effective project management.
How to collaborate with other departments and negotiate, which builds on the previous part and explores how to work effectively across departmental boundaries, especially when contributing to an organisation-wide project.
Understand how to develop and deliver a presentation, which is a practical guide to designing and delivering effective and engaging presentations at work.
Understand how to resolve customers’ problems and complaints, which enables you to deal effectively with situations where customers are not happy, and shows you how and why customer complaints can be good for your business.
Understand how to monitor customer service interactions and feedback, which provides you with tools and techniques for monitoring the ways in which your organisation deals with customers, and how to get feedback from customers that can help improve your products and services.
We have some answers to common student questions, but if you can't find the answer you're looking for then please contact us and we will do everything we can to answer your questions.
You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.
You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start. However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.
We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for 12 months.
You will receive everything you need to complete this course within the study pack we send to you.
No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.
No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.
Most students finish comfortably within the course duration period given. However, if you do need more time, your personal tutor support can be extended for an additional fee.
That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).