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Team Leading Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship at Basingstoke College of Technology

Course description

Learners are allocated a personal assessor who provide personal tutorial support and assessment at prearranged times. the qualification is tailored to suit the learner and employer by choosing most relevant optional units, which gives learners opportunity to:


  • develop and demonstrate technical and wider sector-related knowledge to underpin competence in the learners job role
  • develop and demonstrate a range of technical skills and behaviours that supports competence in the job roles stated above. This includes communicating verbally and in writing, preparing business documents, organising and supporting meetings and events and managing information and diary systems
  • develop their own personal growth and engagement in learning through the development of personal, learning and thinking skills
  • have existing skills recognised
  • achieve a nationally-recognised Level 2 qualification.

Course content

The programme requires a selection of competency and knowledge based units.

Learners need to complete all mandatory units to a total of 40 credits, there are 22 credits to be achieved through mandatory units which include managing personal performance and development, communicate work related info, lead and manage a team  and two knowledge based units called the principles of team leading and understand business.


There are the several optional units to select, including


  • Develop working relationships
  • Manage team performance
  • Lead meetings
  • Manage conflict
  • Participate in a project
  • Deliver customer service
  • Negotiate in a business environment


To complete the apprenticeship, the learner must also complete:


  • Functional skills for English, Maths and ICT at level 1.
  • Personal learning and thinking skills (PLTS)
  • Employment rights and responsibilities (ERR)

Entry requirements

Learners must be employed in a suitable team leading or supervisory role.
An initial assessment will be carried out and learners must achieve at least Level 1 in English and maths. 
A Combined (Competence and Knowledge) qualification is a work-based qualification. Candidates will complete an initial assessment to establish suitability, designed for team leaders and managers, to support the development of their skills and competences in leading a team.


This programme is delivered through a range of assessment methods including observations, discussions, case studies, knowledge questions and witness testimonies. The functional skills exams are online assessments, delivered in the work place. The principles units, will be taught in the classroom again, there are options for this, meeting employer and learner needs.

Financial information

If you are aged 16-18, tuition and registration fees are free. 
If you are aged 19 or over, tuition and registration fees are payable at the start of each year of study; please ask for details.
If you are aged 24 or over, you may be eligible for a Student Loan to assist with your fees; please ask for details.

Future opportunities

Diploma in Business Administration level 3

Diploma in Customer Service level 3

Diploma in Management level 3

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Basingstoke College of Technology directly.

Last updated date: 27 January 2016

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