Higher Apprenticeship in Business & Administration


Course Title: Higher Apprenticeship in Business & Administration
Course Code: AD018

Department: Business and Professional
Course Type: Apprenticeship

The Higher Apprenticeship in Business & Administration is suitable for those who have significant experience of working in a business environment and who can work independently. Business Administration Apprentices provide administrative support within an office environment such as solicitor’s offices, financial management companies, design companies, the NHS, and the Police Service. Tasks can include: Managing colleagues and/or an office facility Solving business problems Supporting sustainability Managing risk Overseeing customer service delivery Managing budgets Developing and delivering presentations



NVQ Diploma in Business Administration (QCF)

Course Content

Supporting business activities Managing sustainability and risk Communicating in business Culture and ethics in a business environment Business administration systems. Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS) There are no Functional Skills as applicants must be at Level 2 in English and maths. Delivery of this course is in the workplace, with weekly workshops held at college.

Entry Requirements

5 GCSE grades A-C or equivalent. It is advisable to have at least one year of professional work experience.

Next Steps

Progression onto leadership and management qualifications, Foundation Degrees in areas such as Business, Business Management and Business Administration, Business and Management undergraduate programmes, a range of Business and Management Professional qualifications at Level 5 and above.

Career Ops

Higher apprentices can progress onto roles including Operations Director, Business Development Manager and in to a wider range of managerial roles.

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

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