Level Three Advanced Apprenticeship in Business Administration

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This apprenticeship aims to give people the skills and knowledge needed to work in administrative roles in a variety of organisations. Advanced apprentices will work in roles such as administration officers and team leaders, and personal assistants and secretaries, including legal or medical secretaries.

What will I study?

  • Communication in a business environment
  •  Principles of business communication and information
  •  Principles of administration
  •  Principles of business
  •  Managing personal and professional development
  •  Developing working relationships with colleagues

Plus optional units which suit the needs of the business

How will I be assessed?

The course is assessed through observation, underpinning knowledge questions and the development of a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate competence for the NVQ and on-line tests and assignments for the technical certificate. There is also a requirement to complete the following elements: Employee Rights and Responsibilities workbook and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills.

Entry requirements

Many apprenticeships do not have formal entry requirements other than you must be working in an appropriate job. Call us for details of the entry requirements of the apprenticeship you're interested in. East Riding College does advertise some apprenticeships with a job attached on behalf of employers. Go to www.eastridingcollege.ac.uk/apprenticeships for details.

What next?

You could progress to the Level Four BTEC Higher National Certificate in Business, a degree or another higher level course.

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Full Time 2018 Higher Education Apprenticeships 2018 Spring Part-time course guide