Course overview

Administration Certificate City of Bristol College

An 18-week business administration course for adults in Bristol.

This short, part-time course will introduce you to business administration. It can help you improve your skills or return to work after a break.

The course will help you to increase your employability and improve your confidence. If you do not already hold a level 2 IT qualification, the European Computer Driving License (ECDL) element will improve your ICT skills which are now essential in any working office environment.

The administration course is taught for three days per week and includes the ECDL course. You can study at our College Green Centre or South Bristol Skills Academy.

Additional information

Who is it for?

This course is for people aged 19+.

The course is especially designed and structured towards adults who:

  • are unsure of their career options at present
  • need to build up skills and confidence to progress to further training, apprenticeships, or employment opportunities.

This administration course is suitable for adult learners who want to return to the workforce, gain a recognised qualification or want to increase their chances of employment.

What you'll learn

You will attend College for three days 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 and numeracy.

Entry requirements

You do not need specific qualifications to attend this course. However, you must:

  • show a willingness to attend regularly
  • be able to maintain good timekeeping
  • be eager to learn new skills
  • enjoy working with others from varied backgrounds.

Before undertaking this course, you will be required take an English assessment to ensure this course is the correct level for you.

You have to be aged 19+ to join this course.

How is the course delivered and 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 could be measured are:

  • attendance
  • folders of the work you do
  • group work
  • photos
  • assignment work
  • observations
  • practical work.

The ECDL element is an examination-based course with exams being taken at the end of each module.

Future career and study opportunities

You will gain 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. This could include:

  • Applying for and obtaining a full- or part-time job
  • An apprenticeship
  • Further Education.

Additional costs

There is a fee for this course. However, you may be eligible to study for free if you receive certain benefits.

If you are on a limited income, you may also be eligible to receive help for any extra costs from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

Visit our financial support page to find out more.

Fees and applications

Please hover over the ‘i’ button to find out more about course fees and applications.

Administration Certificate College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGP0630B01-1
Dates
07/09/2020 - 28/01/2021
Duration
18 weeks
Days
Mon & Thurs
Hours per week
10.00
Start Time
09:30
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire
Administration Certificate College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGP0630B01-2
Dates
03/02/2020 - 06/07/2020
Duration
18 weeks
Days
Mon & Thurs
Hours per week
10.00
Start Time
09:30
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £360. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire Apply
Administration Certificate College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGP0630B01-2
Dates
01/02/2021 - 05/07/2021
Duration
18 weeks
Days
Mon & Thurs
Hours per week
10.00
Start Time
09:30
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire
Administration Certificate SBSA
Bristol
Course Code
LMP0630B01-1
Dates
07/09/2020 - 28/01/2021
Duration
18 weeks
Days
Mon & Thurs
Hours per week
10.00
Start Time
09:30
Location
SBSA
Fee
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire
Administration Certificate SBSA
Bristol
Course Code
LMP0630B01-2
Dates
01/02/2021 - 05/07/2021
Duration
18 weeks
Days
Mon & Thurs
Hours per week
10.00
Start Time
09:30
Location
SBSA
Fee
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire
Administration Certificate College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGP0630B01-2
Dates
03/02/2020 - 06/07/2020
Duration
18 weeks
Days
Mon & Thurs
Hours per week
10.00
Start Time
09:30
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £360. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire Apply
Administration Certificate College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGP0630B01-2
Dates
01/02/2021 - 05/07/2021
Duration
18 weeks
Days
Mon & Thurs
Hours per week
10.00
Start Time
09:30
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire
Administration Certificate College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGP0630B01-1
Dates
07/09/2020 - 28/01/2021
Duration
18 weeks
Days
Mon & Thurs
Hours per week
10.00
Start Time
09:30
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire
Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LGP0630B01-1 07/09/2020 - 28/01/2021 18 weeks Mon & Thurs 10.00 09:30 College Green Centre
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire
LGP0630B01-2 03/02/2020 - 06/07/2020 18 weeks Mon & Thurs 10.00 09:30 College Green Centre
This course costs £360. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire Apply
LGP0630B01-2 01/02/2021 - 05/07/2021 18 weeks Mon & Thurs 10.00 09:30 College Green Centre
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire
LMP0630B01-1 07/09/2020 - 28/01/2021 18 weeks Mon & Thurs 10.00 09:30 SBSA
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire
LMP0630B01-2 01/02/2021 - 05/07/2021 18 weeks Mon & Thurs 10.00 09:30 SBSA
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire
LGP0630B01-2 03/02/2020 - 06/07/2020 18 weeks Mon & Thurs 10.00 09:30 College Green Centre
This course costs £360. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire Apply
LGP0630B01-2 01/02/2021 - 05/07/2021 18 weeks Mon & Thurs 10.00 09:30 College Green Centre
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire
LGP0630B01-1 07/09/2020 - 28/01/2021 18 weeks Mon & Thurs 10.00 09:30 College Green Centre
This course is still in its planning phase; course details - including fee information - are subject to change. In June, course details will be finalised and enrolment will open.
Enquire