What you'll learn

Learners will develop their knowledge and skills of the wide range of administrative functions. Topics covered:

  • Working in administration
  • Word processing
  • Written business communications
  • Teamwork in administration
  • Mail merge
  • Communicate with customers
  • Career planning in administration
  • Business presentations
  • Organise meetings

Ideal if

This qualification has been designed for learners 16 years and over. No prior knowledge or skills are required.

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.

Two days training per week on Monday and Wednesday. One day work placement.

What next

Learners can progress onto the Level 3 OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate in Business which will be achieved in Year 2 or onto an Advanced Apprenticeship.

You may gain paid employment within general offices as an Office Junior, Receptionist or Administrator



Age 16-18 = Funded by the Department for Education

Application for ages 16-18

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Age Range
16 -1819+24+


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Thank you for completing the course application form. The details you have given me have been added to the course list which is due to start in September 2020. Next Steps: The course Administrator will contact you soon and arrange for you to come in to the centre which will give you the opportunity to meet the tutor and have a look around the centre. In the meantime, if you have any questions or queries, please give me a ring on 01752 202269 or pop a message to us on our Achievement Training Facebook page. Very best wishes, The admission team