Key features of the Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Management (QCF)


Who is this qualification for?


This qualification is suitable for job roles in any sector that involve management and leadership responsibilities. At Level 5 the learner can expect to be a middle manager and thus hold a more central management role in an organisation.



This qualification:

is nationally recognised

is based on the Management and Leadership National Occupational Standards (NOS). The NOS, assessment requirements/strategy and qualification structure is owned by the Management Standards Centre (MSC).


What is the purpose of this qualification?


This qualification is designed to recognise occupational competence in Management and Leadership. It allows learners to apply knowledge, understanding and skills to a national occupation level required by employers, thus proving competency in their job role.


What are the benefits of this qualification to the learner and employer?


This qualification will allow learners to develop management, leadership and employability skills, which are all essential for the workplace. There is a wide range of optional units covering different aspects of management and leadership, which allows the learner choice to select units in a specialist area, or to spread their choice of units across several specialist areas.


What progression opportunities are available to learners who achieve this qualification?


Learners can progress onto the Level 7 NVQ Diploma in Management (QCF).