NVQ Business & Administration (Levels 1, 2) at Appleby Heritage Centre
This course is available at levels 1-2 and is aimed at anybody who is considering working in a business/office environment.It is a vocational qualification, and as with any vocational qualification the emphasis is placed on what you can do.An essential part of this course involves weekly external work experience in a suitably approved organisation.
Students complete a variety of units from a list of units such as:
Working in a business environment
Using office equipment
Spreadsheet and or database
Store and retrieve information
Use telephone systems
Provide reception services
Word processing soft ware
There are no formal entry requirements, however due to limited places and a heavy commitment in staff hours, places are allocated on recommendation from form tutors, with emphasis being placed on organisational skills, reliability, timekeeping and attendance.
Each unit is assessed separately so that unit certificates can be awarded where necessary. There are NO formal examinations. Candidates complete units by gathering together a portfolio of relevant evidence.
This course can lead to employment in many administrative positions in almost any kind of industry.
Contact Sharron Simpson (Training Manager)
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Appleby Heritage Centre directly.