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Business Apprenticeship Level 2 at Malvern Hills College

Course description

The Business Apprenticeships offer students the opportunity to gain skills and experience which will be invaluable in their future career. As Business apprentice you will study mandatory units, as well as optional units relating to your specific job role.

Course content

The Level 2 programme includes compulsory units around the areas of working in a business environment and communication, and optional units which you can select based on your individual job role and/or career/development needs. The optional units include IT units, specialised units and general administration units. Throughout the Apprenticeship you will be working at your place of employment and you will be required to attend College for day release or for short workshops.

Entry requirements

Learners will come from a wide range of backgrounds and come with a range of experience, age and personal achievement. There are no formal entry requirements for this programme, however you will need to be in full-time employment.


Assessments are carried out in the workplace by an Assessor. There are also a series of externally set and marked tests to achieve the Certificate in Principles of Business.

Future opportunities

Following this course you may wish to be considered for a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Business, or to a Level 3 Customer Service Apprenticeship. This qualification will help you gain employment in a variety of job roles such as administration team leader, office supervisor, secretary or personal assistant.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 05 August 2016

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    • The Malvern campus has been a centre of excellence for Art and Crafts for many years. Malvern town centre is nearby with its leisure, theatre and shopping facilities and fabulous backdrop of the Malvern Hills.

      The campus has...

      ·         Professional hair and beauty therapy salons.

      ·         Dedicated hair and beauty teaching facilities.

      ·         Several art and crafts studios.

      ·         Exhibits of the students’ work.

      ·         The Malvern Community Learning Centre.

      ·         Fully equipped IT facilities.

      In addition to the Learning Resources Centre, and the Refectory.