What you'll learn

This qualification will equip you with the skills, knowledge and experience to
undertake business administration roles in a range of business settings. The course covers a range of units, including:

• To provide administration support in meetings
• To organise business travel and accommodation
• to work in a business environment
• To communicate in a business environment
• Contribute to organising events
• Administer finance
• Manage office files
• Analyse business data
• Resolve administration problems

Ideal if

You are fairly new to administration or have worked in an administrative role for some time. You’d like to prepare to move into a leadership role by learning how to effectively supervise others and contribute to wider departmental or organisational change. This qualification is for people who want to work in administrative support roles in public or private sector organisations, or people who want to improve their administrative and supervisory skills.

What to expect

Qualifications in Business and Administration are assessed by looking at evidence of your work. This can include observation, questions, professional discussion, IT assignments and looking at the work you have produce.

The Delivery of the qualification is done mainly at the workplace, the assessor will visit the work place every 6-8 weeks. You will receive a login to an on-line portfolio account which can be accessed from any Wifi point or through 3/4G either at work, at home or in our centre. You will be provided with a detailed course programme. At the centre you will have the opportunity to network with other learners, share practice and access different resources to support your learning including laptops, desktops, tablets and textbooks.

What next?

Achieving this qualification can help you work in roles such as:

  • Senior administrator
  • personal assistant
  • office supervisor

If you’d like to get a head start on a career in business and administration, you may want to take this qualification as part of an apprenticeship. With apprenticeships, you can build your skills while gaining hands-on experience.

Cost

This qualification is only available as an Apprenticeship