Business Administration

Developing your business skills for the workplace will help you to improve your employment prospects and develop your career in a variety of workplace settings.  You can study towards a recognised qualification in Business Administration under our Apprenticeship and NVQ programmes.

Apprenticeship

You can study towards an Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2), Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3) and Higher Apprenticeship (Level 4) through City College Peterborough.

The programmes include practical, workplace experience supported by a dedicated assessor who will plan your programme with your employer to ensure it meets your needs.  The great thing about apprenticeships is that it is a structured programme that helps you earn while you learn and develop your work-related skills to suit your job role and organisation’s needs.

Intermediate Apprenticeship

You will cover a wide range of topics within your programme including:

  •  Manage own performance in a business environment
  • Improve own performance in a business environment
  • Work in a business environment
  • Communicate in a business environment.

To gain this qualification, Functional Skills Level 1 in English, Maths and ICT will also have to be achieved together with a technical certificate in Principles of Business Administration.

Advanced Apprenticeship

You will work towards an NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration of this programme and cover topics including:

  • Manage own performance meeting organisational targets in a professional manner
  • Evaluate, improve and analyse own performance to company strategic plan
  • Work in a business environment according to company policy and legislation
  • Communicate in a business environment at all levels with the organisation.

To gain this qualification Functional Skills Level 2 in English, Maths and ICT will also have to be achieved together with a Technical Certificate in Principles of Business Administration.

Higher Apprenticeship

You will work towards a NVQ Level Diploma in Business & Administration.  This programme is ideal for office managers, administration team leaders, supervisors and individuals developing their career in a business environment.  The programme covers:

  •  Manage and be accountable for your own performance in a business environment
  • Evaluate and improve and analyse own performance in a business environment
  • Support the purpose and values of an organisation
  • Support sustainability in a business environment
  • Assess, manage and monitor risk in a business environment
  • Communicate in a business environment.

To gain this qualification Function Skills Level 2 in English Maths and ICT will also have to be achieved together with a Technical Certificate in Business & Professional Administration.

 

To find out more about these programmes, email business@citycollegepeterborough.ac.uk or call (01733) 555197.