Level 3 Business Professional (Administration)

Eastleigh College
Course summary
1 hour
218 GBP
Open / Scheduled

Course description

Level 3 Business Professional (Administration):

What does this programme involve?

The course involves assignment work and some exams in the following topics.

QCF Administration (Business Professional) DIPLOMA @ Level 3
Assignments (not exhaustive)

  • Produce complex business documents
  • Understanding functions and roles within business organisations
  • Supporting recruitment and selection procedures
  • Verbal communication in business
  • Reviewing and developing office procedures
  • Working in an administration team
  • Support business meetings
  • Organising a business event
  • Carry out research and prepare a report
  • Apply legislation affecting organisations

In-house exams

  • Text Production
  • Speed typing
  • Business Presentations
  • Mail merge

You will undertake additional qualifications as follows:-
GCSEs in Maths and English if you achieved D / 3 or below
functional skills - English, Maths and ICT at level 1 or 2

How is the programme taught and assessed?

  • The course is designed to give 16 hours+ tuition per week with 1 weeks work experience. This course is of a very practical nature with time being spent on gaining the essential keyboarding, text processing and administrative skills. You will need to allow time to work on your assignments independently.
  • All students complete 1 weeks of work experience in the workplace. This work experience is an essential part of the course as it provides vital evidence for your assignments. Your employers will be asked to provide witness statements of your performance at work. The college has excellent links with local companies and organisations and our students have in the past undertaken administrative work experience at Hampshire County Council, Eastleigh Borough Council, Office Angels, NatWest Bank and local schools, to name but a few. The College will attempt to find you work experience locally to minimise travel expenses, but students are expected to contribute finding their own placement.

What career opportunities can this lead to?

  • Once you have successfully completed your course you will be able to progress to work or other suitable courses at Eastleigh College. Completing at level 3 could lead to supervisory jobs, junior secretary, administrator, clerks in larger organisations. Previous students have progressed to a Business Management Degree course @ Southampton Solent University & Winchester University. This course is also ideal for those wishing to add another skill before University. This Level 3 course is intended for the individual who is looking for an opportunity to gain recognised management and supervisory qualifications with practical experiences that can lead to supervisory or junior management roles in business. This combined with BSLVS3 ESK3 - Enterprise Skills will give up to 116 UCAS Points, which will allow access to a relevant Bachelors Degree programme.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Qualification awarded by the course provider

About provider

Eastleigh College

Eastleigh College Apprenticeships

Eastleigh College is a General FE College based in Eastleigh, Hampshire specialising in Apprenticeships for 10 years. We have recently launched 'The Apprenticeship Experts' team based at the College in response to our growing success in this area. We offer...

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Contact info

Eastleigh College

Eastleigh College, Chestnut Avenue, Eastleigh
SO50 5FS Hampshire

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