Business and Professional


Course Title: Advanced Apprenticeship in Business & Administration
Course Code: AD013

Department: Business and Professional
Course Type: Apprenticeship

Business Administration Apprentices provide administrative support within an office environment such as solicitors' offices, financial management companies, design companies, the NHS, and the Police Service.

Tasks can include:

Making and receiving telephone calls
Managing diaries
Organising travel
Organising meetings and events
Handling correspondence
Creating documents
Developing presentations



Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration

Course Content

Business Communication
Personal and Professional Development
Principles of Business Information
Principles of Administration
Principles of Business
Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
Functional Skills in English, maths and ICT depending upon GCSE achievement.

Delivery of this course is in the workplace, with weekly workshops held at college.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. You will need a strong interest in administration and be keen to learn new skills. GCSE maths, English and ICT A*-C are an advantage.

You will be required to find suitable relevant employment.

Advanced Apprentices should be working at a Senior Member/Team Leader level.

Next Steps

Level 4 NVQ in Business.

Career Opportunities

Administration Officer/Executive
Administration Team Leader
Office Supervisor
Personal Assistant