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Business and Administration Apprenticeship Level 2 at Calderdale College

Course description

Apprentices will be employed in a business administration role and can choose to study the qualification in the workplace or attend college one afternoon per week to gain the underpinning skills and knowledge required to operate in an office environment.

Course content

The work based qualification combines competence and technical knowledge to give learners the practical competencies, technical skills and sector-related knowledge they need to be able to carry out a job effectively.
The BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration is for learners who work in or who want to work in the Business Administration in job roles such as an Administrator, Business Support Offices, Office Junior or Receptionist.
The BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration is for learners who work in, or who want to work in Business Administration roles such as a Personal Assistant, Office Executive or Office Supervisor. 

Entry requirements

All applicants will be interviewed and assessed for suitability by a training Officer. Applicants will be expected to be in relevant employment with the support of an employer who can offer work that supports completion of the Diploma completion. Applicants who do not have an employer will be given employment seeking assistance from our Communication Skills Academy. Level 2 Applicants are required to hold a Grade E or above in Maths and English GCSE's (or equivalent) or be prepared to work towards Maths and English Level 1 Functional Skills. Level 3 Applicants are required to hold a Grade C or above in Maths and English Level 2 Functional Skills.


Through assessor guidance and the completion of a portfolio of evidence.

Financial information

No fees payable for learners aged 16-18.

Future opportunities

Upon completion of a Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship, learners may have the opportunity to progress onto a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Calderdale College directly.

Last updated date: 14 March 2016