Level 1

Skills for Business and Administration Level 1 Certificate

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus

Overview

Start your journey towards a career in business.

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