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IQ IAM Level 4 Award in Administration for Executive Assistants (QCF) (CERT. ONLY)

 

Qualification Number 601/3110/X
Title IQ IAM Level 4 Award in Administration for Executive Assistants (QCF) (CERT. ONLY)
Category National
Sector Business & Administration
Operational Start Date 30/03/2014
Operational End Date 29/04/2015
Total Units 1 Min Credit 10
Min Guided Learning Hours 50 Max Guided Learning Hours 50
Min Age From 18 Min Age To 100

Introduction

This specification is intended for trainers, centres and learners. General information regarding centre approval, registration, assessment papers, certification, reasonable adjustments, special consideration and appeals procedures are available from the website. This document should be read in conjunction with the IQ Quality Management System Centre Guide available from the website.

Qualification Purpose

About this Qualification

Important Notice: This qualificaiton is being retired from the 30/4/15, the certification end date is 30/4/16. The IQ IAM Level 4 Award in Administration for Executive Assistants explores the contribution executive assistants/PAs make to organisational systems, processes, and to the physical environment in their workplace. You will learn how to support managers and gain an understanding of the effectiveness of organisational management.

Progression

This qualification leads to further studies in management at level 5 and to higher education.

Take this Qualification

If you are interested in taking this qualification and would like to find your nearest IQ centre, please give us a call on 01952 457 452 and a member of our team will be happy to help.

Structure

The IQ IAM Level 4 Award in Administration for Executive Assistants is a single unit qualification.

Rule of combination (RoC)

To achieve the IQ IAM Level 4 Award in Administration for Executive Assistants candidates must achieve a minimum of 10 credits. Candidates must complete the mandatory unit worth 10 credits.

This qualification is not graded, successful candidates will gain a pass

IQ IAM Level 4 Award in Administration for Executive Assistants (QCF) (CERT. ONLY)
Mandatory UnitMinimum Units:1
 Minimum Credits:10
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 M/602/4873Administration for executive assistants41050

Assessment

Learner Entry Requirements

Candidate entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However, it is recommended that candidates should have a level 3 qualification or equivalent work experience in the business administration area.

Language knowledge

A language knowledge equivalent to level 6 ILETS is recommended. It is the centre’s responsibility to assess if candidates have the required level of English and if they wish, they could require formal certification.

Tutor Requirements

Centre Requirements

Replacement documentation

In some circumstances, centres will require replacement copies of documents previously issued i.e. notifications of results, transcripts, certificates.  For information on how to order replacements, please contact info@industryqualifications.org.uk

Appeals

Where learners feel that the assessment decision has not been fair, they should have the opportunity to access the normal appeals/complaints procedure of the centre, in the first instance, and if this does not resolve the situation then IQ’s enquiries and appeals procedures.

The IQ appeals policy can be found at: http://www.industryqualifications.org.uk/centre-portal/general-guidance/qualification-policies/appeals-policy

Independent candidates

Some candidates choose to prepare for IQ IAM examinations by studying as an independent candidate, with no support from a tuition centre.  Such a learning strategy is not recommended because there is evidence to suggest that the quality of learning is greatly enhanced by tutor and peer group support at this level.

If a candidate still wishes to undertake any of the IQ IAM qualifications as an independent student, they will need to complete the appropriate registration forms, which can be requested from: info@industryqualifications.org.uk

Important notice for independent candidates

It is important that all candidates are aware that IQ IAM accredited centres are not permitted to provide tutorial or assessment support for independent candidates.  If candidates are aware of any breach of these rules, they should immediately notify info@industryqualifications.org.uk.

 

 

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