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IQ IAM Level 3 Certificate in Professional PA and Administration Skills (VRQ)

 

Qualification Number 601/5606/5
Title IQ IAM Level 3 Certificate in Professional PA and Administration Skills (VRQ)
Category National
Sector Business & Administration
Operational Start Date 17/03/2015
Operational End Date 30/04/2016
Total Units 12 Mandatory Units
Min Guided Learning Hours 34 Max Guided Learning Hours
Min Age From 18

 


Registration Fee : £80.00 (excluding VAT) 


This is the administrative fee that IQ charges centres to register a learner on this qualification, and NOT a training fee. All fees include registration, certification and postage (delivery rates may apply for postage to international centres). 

 


About this Qualification

Important Update: This qualification was withdrawn on the 30/04/2016 and replaced with the new qualification  IQ IAM Level 3 Award in Professional PA and Administration Skills 601/8731/1 from 01/06/2016.

  • the last date for registrations was the 30/04/2016
  • the last date for certifications will be 30/04/2017
  • if your centre is already approved to offer this qualification you will automatically be approved to offer the new combined qualification

 

The IQ IAM Level 3 Certificate in Professional PA and Administration Skills (VRQ) is designed to develop the knowledge and skills required by professional administrators and secretaries. This qualification will help learners to address the changing demands of the role so that they are fully prepared for all the challenges they will encounter during their career. Depending upon the optional units chosen, learners can cover the principles of writing for business, managing workload, managing business events, marketing and project management skills, Neuro-Linguistic Programming to enhance communication, persuasion and influencing skills, human resources, finance, minute-taking, managing self-development and the role of the personal assistant (PA).

Objectives of the qualification include: preparing learners to progress to a qualification in the same subject area but at a higher level or requiring more specific knowledge, skills and understanding, meeting relevant programmes of learning, preparing learners for employment and supporting a role in the workplace.

Progression

Learners who achieve this qualification can progress to the IQ IAM Level 4 Certificate in Office and Administration Management (VRQ).

They can also progress to a range of apprenticeship qualifications such as:

The Advanced Apprenticeship in Business and Administration:

Combined component - IQ IAM Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration (QCF)

The Advanced Apprenticeship in Management:

Combined component - IQ IAM Level 3 Diploma in Management (QCF)

The Higher Apprenticeship in Business and Professional Administration:

Competence component - IQ IAM Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Business Administration (QCF)

Knowledge component - IQ IAM Level 4 Certificate in Principles of Business Administration (QCF)

The Higher Apprenticeship in Management:

Competence component - IQ IAM Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Management (QCF)

 

Unit Structure

IQ IAM Level 3 Certificate in Professional PA and Administration Skills (VRQ)

 


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Learners

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Centres

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