Business Administration - NVQ - Level 3


Start:
September
Location:
Balliol Road Campus
Level:
3

Course Details

This course is designed to prepare you for employment with responsibility within an office environment. The course is aimed at those who have good basic office skills and wish to develop their competence to a high level. You will be expected to develop office systems and procedures, to develop effective working relationships with managers, colleagues and team members, to display a high standard of computer skills and to research and present information.

You will be required to partake in regular work experience placements in the Business Admin Centre at Hugh Baird College, in order to develop your skills and be assessed.

Assessment is ongoing and you will complete a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate that you are competent in all areas required at this level. In addition, you will study word and text processing to develop you computer skills to a high standard. This part of the course will be assessed by two short external examinations.

The programme also includes studying Maths and English towards GCSE grade 9-4 (old grading system: A*-C) if you do not already have these grades.

  • Coach others in basic office skills
  • Develop good interpersonal skills
  • Carry out supervisory duties within a realistic working environment
  • Take part in personal assistant duties in and around the College one day per week
Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Business Administration
1 year
  • University
  • Higher/Degree Apprenticeship
  • Employment
  • Business Consultant
  • Buyer
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Manager
  • Receptionist
  • Administration
  • Secretary

Entry Requirements

How much will this course cost me?

Aged 16-18

Free.

Aged 19+

There may be fees associated with this course.

You may be eligible to have some or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Financial Support (all ages)

You may be eligible to receive financial support for course fees, travel and childcare. Please visit our Student Finance page for more information.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions that we are often asked:

If you are aged 16-18 then the majority of our courses are free for you to study. If you are aged 19+ then there may be fees associated with the course. You may be eligible to have some, or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

You do not have to let a lack of money stop you from coming to Hugh Baird College. We have bursaries and grants in place to help support those students that may find it more difficult to cover the costs of participating in further education, these include help with things such as tuition fees, childcare and travel. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

No. We can enrol students from any area. Public transport links are good too, so the College is easy to get to from all across Merseyside.

Please contact our independent Careers Advisors. Call 0151 353 4444 or email careers@hughbaird.ac.uk.