NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service

Qualification NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service
Subject Area Distance Learning and Online Courses
Attendance Remote/Online Learning
Age Group(s) Adults

Course Content

More than 80% of business leaders in the UK believe that customers are not only the biggest pressure point for businesses, but also the most influential drivers of change. Ultimately, the customer service industry is one of the most popular and rewarding industries to work in.

This nationally recognised qualification will help you gain and develop a career in the customer service industry, and will provide you with the knowledge and skills which are essential to all job roles that involve working with customers. Do you want to work in this competitive yet exciting environment? Complete this course to get ahead of the competition by exploring important aspects of the sector.

This course is split into seven manageable units:

  • Understand the customer service environment
  • Principles of business
  • Understand how to resolve customers’ problems and complaints
  • Understand customers and customer retention
  • Understand how to monitor customer service interactions and feedback
  • Understand how knowledge and resources and service partnerships are used to support customer service delivery
  • Understand equality, diversity and inclusion in the


  • Gain a nationally recognised qualification
  • Create a long-standing career pathway within the customer service industry
  • Courses are delivered as distance learning, allowing learners to choose when and where to study
  • Personal tutors are assigned to ensure learners have the support needed to

Entry Requirements

  • Learners must be over the age of 19.

This course is ideal for those who wish to learn about communication in customer service, the delivery of customer service in different sectors, and how to make improvements to customer service.


Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study.

The online course is available on an online learning platform, EQUAL.

Online learning with a difference, EQUAL features:

  • Exciting and engaging content
  • Interactivity featuring videos and games to enhance learning
  • Virtual tutors who offer hints, tips and guidance throughout the


Access to a computer, basic stationery, portfolio

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