T-Levels Management and Administration

Qualification T-Level Technical Qualification in Management and Administration
Subject Area Business
Attendance Workplace / College
Age Group(s) 16-18 year olds
Duration 2 years

Course Content

This QCF qualification develops and accredits a wide range of knowledge and skills needed to work in a business administration role. It covers a range of business and administrative skills such as negotiating in a business environment, managing an office facility and monitoring information systems.

This qualification is designed for those who are already working in a business administration or business support role. The qualification accredits your existing skills and knowledge while providing opportunities to develop these further. The qualification allows employers to see that you are capable of working to a recognised level and may help you to progress within your industry.

To be awarded the NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration, learners are required to successfully complete the mandatory units and  optional units.

Mandatory units:

  • Principles of business (D/506/1942)
  • Principles of business communication and information (R/506/1940)
  • Communicate in a business environment (Y/506/1910)
  • Principles of administration (Y/506/1941)
  • Manage personal and professional development (T/506/2952)

This qualification is aimed at learners aged 16-19- and 19+ years old who wish to work in any sector within an administrative or managerial role. 

Course Outcomes

The qualification is designed for entry and progression within employment; however, it also offers progression onto the NCFE Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Business Administration


The qualification will accredit and develop your skills and knowledge in business administration. It will

help you to secure long-term employment and to progress to the following job roles:

  • Finance Officer
  • Secretary
  • Executive Assistant
  • Personal Assistant

Entry Requirements

This qualification is for people aged 16 and over. It's suitable for working across a wide variety of sectors including NHS trusts, educational institutions, government departments, charities and the private sector.

This qualification is on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). This means that it is nationally recognised and is regulated by Ofqual, the qualifications regulator for England and Wales.


You will be assessed on observations as well as assignments that will be marked internally.

Equipment Required

There are no specific resource requirements for this qualification.



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