Level 1

Skills for Business and Administration Level 1 Certificate

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Southend Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Southend Campus

Overview

Start your journey towards a career in business.

Predicted Grades

Please be rest assured that we will continue to make an offer based on your predicted grades or by alternative assessments for entry conditions based on your circumstances.

Entry Requirements

  • Two GCSEs at grade 2/grade E including maths or English, or
  • An Entry 3 qualification, or equivalent
  • Successful attendance at interview
  • Successful attendance at transition event

Course Structure

  • Working in business and administration
  • Effective communication in the workplace
  • Exploring and presenting enterprise Ideas
  • Introduction to self-employment
  • Handling telephone calls from customers
  • Professional behaviour in an office environment
  • Personal budgeting and managing money
  • Dealing with queries and requests
  • Welcoming visitors
  • Handling mail
  • Work in a customer-friendly way

Assessment & Feedback

  • Presentations
  • Observed practice
  • Written documents

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

What Next...

  • Level 2 Qualification in Business and Administration
  • Employment
  • Self-employment
  • Apprenticeship