Certificate in principles of business administration (VRQ)

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Certificate in principles of business administration (VRQ)

There were an estimated 5.7 million private sector businesses in the UK at the end of 2018. Despite the recent economic difficulties, the trend has been steadily increasing in the business population. Today’s global economy brings with it a wealth of new markets, shrinking profit margins and increasing operating expenses; the need for good business administration has never been greater.

The course is made of up the following units:

  • Principles of providing administrative services
  • Principles of business document production and information management
  • Understanding communication in a business environment
  • Understanding employer organisations
  • Understanding how to develop working relationships with colleagues
  • Understanding mail and management systems
  • Understanding note taking and storing confidential information

Eligibility

  • Learner must be 19+ as of past August
  • Must hold level 1 qualification (any discipline)
  • Not currently on an apprenticeship programme
  • Lived in UK past 3 years
  • Access to computer/laptop (mobile phone platform not suitable)
  • Any employment status

Delivery

  • Course duration 16 weeks
  • Flexible working – complete at a time and date to suit learner

Certification

  • Upon completion, learner receives Level 2 accredited certificate

Cost

  • £362 + VAT
  • You could be eligible for government funding of this course, meaning it won’t cost you anything. Please check your eligibility in our online checker below:

 

 

Due to certain areas being part of the devolved Adult Education Budget, we are unable to offer full funding of this course to all areas. To check whether you are eligible for a fully-funded course, please enter your home postcode above. This has to be where you live rather than your place of work. Our online checker will then show you whether you are eligible for full funding or not.

If you are not eligible for full funding, we can still offer you the course at the cost stated above. Please contact us for further details.

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