Level 2/3/4 Diploma in Business Administration

Qualification at a glance

Subject Area Business and Administration
Age group approved 16+
Entry requirements None
Assessment By Portfolio/Assignment/Evolve
Support Materials Qualification handbook, Assessment packs, Text Book, Smartscreen
Assessment By Portfolio/Assignment/Evolve
City & Guilds number Accreditation number:
Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration 5528-02 601/3607/8
Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration 5528-03 601/3608/X
Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Business Administration 5528-04 601/3597/9

What is involved?

Training for the Business and Administration is based around seven key areas, and we'll help you put together the right modules from each area to fit the job you do and the way you want to develop your career:

  • Administration skills - diary system, procedures for welcoming visitors, improve your planning and organisation.

  • Information and data handling - collecting, analysing, storing and presenting both effectively.

  • Communication - how to work with other people in a business environment.

  • Managing performance - evaluate and improve your own performance using feedback and a learning plan.

  • Customer service - understand your customers'

  • Introduction to administration - learn the basics of working in a business environment.

  • Leadership and management - how to provide support and direction to colleagues, build a team and manage change.


Who are the qualifications for?

These qualifications in Business Administration are for people who want to work in administrative support roles in public or private sector organisations, or people who want to improve their administrative and supervisory skills.

Level 2 Diploma in Business and Administration

The Level 2 Diploma is aimed at people already employed in an administrative role who want to develop their skills in providing routine and more complex administrative support. They provide an opportunity to develop understanding of and skills in more complex administrative support, perhaps supporting meetings and events or retrieving information.

This qualification is aimed at people who can demonstrate how they work and communicate in any business environment and using a wide range of everyday administrative tasks such as, using diary systems, document production and supporting meetings.

Level 3 Diploma in Business and Administration

The Level 3 Diploma is aimed at people already employed in an administrative role with a high degree of autonomy. They provide an opportunity to develop understanding of and skills in a wide range of administrative activities such as information management, event co-ordination and implementing procedures and systems.

The Diploma is aimed at people who can demonstrate essential business skills such as decision-making, resource management and project management whilst showing how their work contributes to the wider strategy of their organisation or department.

Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Business and Administration

The Level 4 Diploma is aimed at people who are employed in a role with administrative management responsibilities. It provides an opportunity to gain the skills to develop and implement administrative services that can be applied to a wide range of businesses and organisations.

The diploma is aimed at people who can demonstrate an understanding of management responsibilities through a range of activities such as resource management, negotiating, agreeing budgets and promoting innovation and change.

What opportunities for progression are there?

These qualifications in Business Administration are for people who want to work in administrative support roles in public or private sector organisations, or people who want to improve their administrative and supervisory skills. A qualification in Business and Administration can help you succeed in a support role in any size or type of organisation. These roles include:

  • Secretary
  • Receptionist
  • Administrator
  • Personal assistant
  • Office supervisor/team leader
  • Manager


Fees:

Qualification Qualification Number Cost
Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration 5528-02 601/3607/8 £2,573
Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration 5528-03 601/3608/X £2,573
Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Business Administration 5528-04 601/3597/9 £2,573

24+ Student Loans

The Level 3 and Level 4 qualifications are eligible for a Student Loan for students over 24 years of age.

Apprenticeship funding

Full funding can be available for Level 2 Apprenticeships for Students in 16-18 Age Groups

Please contact us for further information.