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NVQ Level 1 in Business and Administration *Fees Payable* at Eden College

Course description

The aim of these qualifications is to recognise the skills and competences of candidates in the workplace. The qualifications provide individuals with an opportunity to demonstrate the sills and knowledge needed for a career in business and administration. The units encompass a brad range of competencies from the administration sector.


Who is this course for?

This is a work-oriented qualification and is suitable for those who undertake administration related activities. It is open to candidates of either gender and there are no entry barriers on grounds of race, creed or previous academic attainment or learning.

Course content

Mandatory Units :

101 - Carry out your responsibilities at work.

102 - Work within your business environment.

Optional Units:

103 - Welcome visitors

104 - Handle mail

105 - Store and retrieve information

106 - Use IT to exchange information

107 - Word processing software

108 - Make and receive telephone calls

109 - Use office equipment

110 - Ensure your own actions reduce risks to health and safety.


To achieve a full award, candidates must complete four units in total from two mandatory units and two optional units.

Financial information

Level 1 - Fees are £600 for home(EU), £750 for funded students and £900 for international students.

Future opportunities

What are the benefits of this NVQ? 

Employees will benefit from: Employees will benefit from: o A clearer understanding of their responsibility within their organisation. o The opportunity to develop new skills. o The recognition of existing skills

Employers will benefit from: Employers will benefit from: o Improved staff performance and motivation o Improvements in the quality of service to customers. o The opportunity to improve customer retention levels

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 31 July 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 6 Months