Business Administration Intermediate Apprenticeship Level 2 (BUS1) at Barnsley College
Business Administration skills are essential in many job roles. This apprenticeship will provide you with the skills you need to work effectively in a business environment.
You will study all of the mandatory units and choose units from the list below which relate to your job role. You will also study:
•Employment, Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) Booklet
•Level 1 Functional Skills in English, maths and IT
•Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS) Mandatory Units
•Communication in a business environment
•Principles of providing administrative services
•Principles of business document production and information management
•Understand employer organisations
•Manage personal performance and development
•Develop working relationships with colleagues Optional Units
•Manage a diary system
•Produce business documents
•Collate and report data
•Store and retrieve information
•Produce minutes of meetings
•Provide a reception service
•Prepare text from notes using touch typing
•Archive information •Maintain and issue stationery and supplies
•Organise business travel or accommodation
•Administer the recruitment and selection process
•Buddy a colleague to develop their skills
•Use and maintain office equipment
•Contribute to the organisation of an event
•Health and safety in a business environment
•Use a telephone and voicemail system
•Meet and welcome visitors in a business environment
•Data management software
•Use word processing software
•Deliver customer service relationships
•Participate in a project
•A variety of knowledge based ‘Principles’ units to choose.
For more information, please visit: http://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/vocational-qualifications-qcf-business-administration-level-2-diploma-10383-from-2014/
Learners will need to be at least 16 years of age and must hold three GCSEs at grade A*-D, plus GCSE English Language and maths Grade D/3.
You need to be employed within a business setting or have an employer in this area willing to take you on as an apprentice.
You will be assessed by your assessor using a portfolio of evidence or e portfolio, practical demonstrations and assignments. You will be assessed both in College and in your place of work.
You may be eligible for assistance with expenses such as travel, books, equipment and childcare.
For further information please contact the Student Services Team on +44 (0)1226 216 114.
Upon completion you could progress onto the Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Business Administration or apply for job roles including:
•Administrator / Business Support Officer
We have a dedicated team available to provide information on all of our courses and to help you to make the right choices about your future. The team are based at the Old Mill Lane site.
Drop in: Monday – Thursday 9.00am – 5.00pm Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm
Tel: 01226 216 123
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How to apply
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