In every sector and in businesses of all sizes, efficient administration is vital. The Business Administrator Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship will provide valuable experience of a variety of business related activities. You will be working in an office environment where your duties could encompass many areas of office work such as customer enquiries, working in a team, dealing with computer systems, organising meetings, taking responsibility. Because administration is important in most businesses, your exact duties will depend upon your employer and you could find yourself working within a specific department, or across the whole business. This apprenticeship provides a good grounding in business skills that should provide you with transferable skills and help you progress with your career.  

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

On successful completion of this Apprenticeship you could progress onto another apprenticeship, such as Team Leader/Supervisor or HR Support, or Associate Project Manager. You could also move into a different type of role, such as marketing or IT.

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

You will need to have mathematics and English GCSEs grade C/4 or above (or equivalent) and be willing to learn. Some previous work experience could be advantageous. A level 2 qualification in Business Administration would be useful but is not essential.

You should be able to demonstrate:

  • An interest in Business
  • Reliability and flexibility
  • The ability to work in a team as well as on your own as well as being self-motivated
  • Good organisation, communication and computer skills
  • The ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
  • Commitment to learning

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
CDX3BA001H 01/08/2021 TBC TBC TBC

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Course content

Course Content 

The course will cover:

  • Value of administration
  • Stakeholders
  • Relevant legislation
  • Business fundamentals
  • External environment factors

 

Enabling you to develop skills in:

  • Advanced IT
  • Record and document production
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Communication
  • Planning and organisation
  • Project management

More info

Start Day/Time 

Flexible start dates

Duration 

15 Months

Attendance 

Apprenticeship

Level 

Level 3

Qualification Name 

Apprenticeship Standard

Awarding Body 

EDEXCEL

Curriculum Area 

Business, Digital, Leadership & ESOL - Business & Finance

Duration 

15 Months

Attendance 

Apprenticeship

Level 

Level 3

Qualification Name 

Apprenticeship Standard

Awarding Body 

EDEXCEL