Administration (Business Professional) Certificate Level 2 for Adults





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About the course

If you are interested in a short course designed to introduce you to work in business administration then this is the course for you. The course will be of interest if you are returning to work after a break or looking to improve your skills and employability in this area. Along the way you will complete a number of subjects designed to increase your employability and improve your confidence.

If you do not already hold a level 2 IT qualification it would be beneficial for you to also complete ECDL alongside your course.

Entry Requirements

You do not need specific qualifications to attend this course.  More importantly you must show a willingness to attend full time and a desire to learn new skills. In addition:

  • You must demonstrate your ability to maintain good timekeeping
  • You will be eager to learn new skills
  • You will enjoy working with others from varied backgrounds
  • You will need to follow instructions

You should also have an interest in a career in business administration and a desire to gain qualifications in this area


What will I do on this course?

You will attend College for 14 hours a week and as well as gaining a qualification you will gain an understanding and experience of:

  • Business administration
  • Developing personal confidence
  • Health and safety in the workplace
  • ICT
  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Preparation for work skills

You will also cover specific activities such as

  • Creating business documents
  • Financial transactions
  • Text production
  • Word processing
Who is it for?

The course is especially designed and structured towards adults who are either unsure of their career options at present or who need to build up skills and confidence to fulfil their potential to progress to further training, apprenticeships, or employment opportunities. The course is suitable for adult learners who

  • Are wanting to return to the workforce
  • Gain a recognised qualification
  • Wanting to increase their chances of employment
  • Develop confidence apply for jobs
  • Wanting a starting point for further studies
How Is this course assessed?

You will be assessed in a number of different ways, and receive regular feedback in reviews to guide your progress. Some of the ways in which your success will be measured are:

  • Attendance
  • Folders of the work you do
  • Group work
  • Photos
  • Practical 
What could I do next?

Whilst on the course you will have gained skills and experience which will help you progress to employment. You could also start to focus in more depth on the areas of work that interest you, completing units towards higher level qualifications which lead on to further opportunities, such as:

  • Applying for and obtaining a full- or part-time job
  • Apprenticeship
  • Further Education
  • A Level 2 qualification in Business Administration

 You will need an interview for this course 



How old will you be when the course starts?

16-18 19+
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