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Business Administration Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3 at North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College

Course description

This apprenticeship trains you to play an important support role within a business or organisation. Administrators handle the day-to-day tasks in an office and make sure things run smoothly. This sort of work requires a strong sense of responsibility, accuracy and attention to detail. As an Advanced Apprentice you may have already completed an Intermediate Apprenticeship or have some experience of working in an administrative role.

Course content

During this eighteen month programme you will build a portfolio demonstrating your ability against five core units: Communication in business environment; Manage personal and professional development; Principles of business communication and information; Principles of administration; Principles of business. In addition, you will choose a selection of optional units which relate closely to your current administrative role.You will also study towards Functional Skills in English, Maths and ICT at level 2.

Entry requirements

To progress onto a Level 3 Apprenticeship you will need to hold one of the following*:

-          an Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship

-          an alternative Level 2 qualification in a related subject area

-          practical work experience in the related industry

-          Up to five GCSEs grade A*-C – including English and Maths

In order to start an Apprenticeship, you will need to be employed or find an employer who is recruiting an Apprentice.

Find out more about our vacancies service: www.slcollege.ac.uk/apprenticeships or www.nwhc.ac.uk/apprenticeships

We recommend that students prepare a CV when applying for an Apprenticeship. Visithttps://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/get-a-job for tips on how to create a CV.

Disclaimer: entry requirements may differ depending on the Apprenticeship standard or framework you choose to apply for – please visit our websites for further details. 

Assessment

Assessment is via continual assessment of a portfolio throughout the programme with observations in the workplace.

Financial information

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Future opportunities

You may consider specialising in an area of Business, such as Marketing, Finance or IT or may wish to undertake training in Management.

Further information

The course is delivered in the workplace, using a flexible delivery method to fit in with work patterns, employee shifts and company requirements. Attendance is required on a six week block release course at college, one day per week.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 04 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Course code: A0720
  • Web url: www.nwhc.ac.uk

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    • Nuneaton is our largest campus, home to the majority of our courses and offers a great range of low-priced services including The Salons, Budding Florists, Glebegate Restaurant and the Sport & Fitness Centre.

      • Advanced Engineering Centre, housing CNC and CAD machines and a 3D printer
      • Library
      • Onsite nursery
      • College Refectory, serving Starbucks
      • Costa Coffee Shop
      • Sports & Fitness Centre, boasting two football pitches, a dance studio, gym and sports hall
      • The Salons
      • Glebegate Restaurant and Refresh Bistro
      • Student Centre
      • Motor Vehicle Workshop
      • Prayer Room
      • Florist shop
      • Airport & Cabin Crew simulation room

      Subjects available to study at this campus include:

      • Apprenticeships
      • Aviation
      • Business
      • Child Development and Education
      • Computing
      • Engineering
      • FE Choices
      • Floristry & Horticulture
      • Foundation Learning
      • Hair & Beauty
      • Health & Social Care
      • Hospitality & Catering
      • Motor Vehicle
      • Public Services
      • Sport
      • Travel & Tourism

      To find out more about North Warwickshire & Hinckley College:

      024 7624 3000
      the.college@nwhc.ac.uk
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