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Business Administration Pearson Level 1 Award (B00565-161701)

Availability: Yes

Price: £507.00 Click here for information on help with fees

Weekdays/Time: Tue (09:30 to 15:00)

Starts: 02/05/2017

End Date: 11/07/2017

Number of Weeks: 10

Tutor Approval Required? Yes more info

Course Overview:

This course is designed to allow learners to build their knowledge and understanding of working in a business and administration environment.

How to Apply - Tutor Approval

Please complete the online Application form and book your interview by clicking Apply Now at the top of this page. If no interview slots are available at the time of your application we will be in touch to arrange an interview date.

To be accepted on the course you must complete the following steps:

  1. Maths and English Assessments: This MUST be done prior to your interview and takes about 1hour, you can come and do this at any time during opening times.
  2. Evidence of skills: You may be required to show evidence of relevant skills either by bringing your certificates or doing an initial assessment task
  3. Interview: The Tutor interview is to ensure that this is the right course for you and that you are fully aware of what is involved in completing the course

On completition of your interview and meeting the other criteria laid out in the application process, successful applicants will be offered a place on to the course.

How to Enrol:

For Information on how to enrol please click here

Entry Requirements:

You need to be at Literacy level 1, and numeracy level 1
An interview for admission onto this course is required.

Maths and English Assessments

Before your tutor interview you are also requested to take an online assessment in Maths and English at the college. This will help us ensure that the course is suitable for you and that you have the right English and maths skills to enjoy the course and succeed.

To help you, have a look at these online resources before you come to college to take the assessment.

Course Content:

Learners are provided with an introduction to the Business Administration environment by studying the following units to gain this qualification:

- Working in Business and Administration. The aim of this unit is for learners to develop the knowledge and skills needed to identify and complete routine tasks and activities undertaken by administrators. In addition, you will learn about positive communication and personal organisation.

- Recording Business Transactions. This unit introduces learners to the types of documents used in business administration to record business transactions. Using the administrative task of ordering supplies, there is an opportunity for learners to confirm their numerate abilities and practise these functional sk

Assessment Methods:

In-Class and informal assignments - where you will demonstrate your knowledge and understanding of the material covered by the course.

Additional Information:

If you have any questions please contact:

For information on course fees and how to get additional help to pay for them look at our How to Pay for Your Course section.

Bring To First Class:

Paper, pen and calculator


You are expected to attend all the classes. In the event of an unforeseen event, emergency or illness every effort will be made to accommodate you to make up the missed session(s) at a later date.

Further Study and Career Opportunities:

Business and Administration Level 2
Office Skills applications

For further information on career opportunities take a look at the Business sector on the National Career Service website.

Frequently Asked Questions:


Information Advice and Guidance:

If you are looking for assistance on a new career path, course choice or looking for further opportunities then speak to our Information Advice and Guidance team.


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