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Full Time Business and Administration NVQ Level 1 or 2

In Carmarthen ()

Price on request
  • Typology

    NVQ

  • Duration

    18 Months

Description

Business and Administration NVQs are aimed at candidates working in administration across occupations and sectors of employment. The Level 1 qualification is intended for individuals whose role includes administrative activities carried out under supervision; the Level 2 qualification is intended for individuals whose role involves carrying out a broad range of administrative activities.

Important information

Government funding available

To take into account

There are no specific requirements but candidates are expected to be in a working environment to enable them to gather the required evidence.

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What you'll learn on the course

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Course programme

Awarding Body

OCR

Course Content

Business and Administration NVQs are aimed at candidates working in administration across occupations and sectors of employment. The Level 1 qualification is intended for individuals whose role includes administrative activities carried out under supervision; the Level 2 qualification is intended for individuals whose role involves carrying out a broad range of administrative activities, requiring a limited amount of supervision and working with some autonomy.

Course Features

The course is also available at Graig campus

Experiential learning strategies involving group discussion, debate and workshop activities

One to one appointments for portfolio development

Workshop sessions to deliver and develop knowledge, skills and understanding

Flexible structure allowing candidates to chose optional units which best suit their work situation and job role

Delivered by highly qualified, experienced staff
Career Prospects and Progression

The acquisition of nationally recognised qualifications can lead to enhanced career prospects. Progression is possible to further and higher level qualifications such as NVQ Level 3 Business and Administration.

Modules

Mandatory units at Level 1 are: Carry out our responsibilities at work and Work within your business environment. Optional units include: Welcome visitors, Handle mail, Store and retrieve information, Use IT to exchange information Level 1, Word processing software Level 1, Make and receive telephone calls, Use office equipment or Ensure your own actions reduce risks to health and safety. Mandatory units at Level 2 are: Carry out your responsibilities at work and Work within your business environment. Optional units include: Ensure your own actions reduce risks to health and safety, Manage customer relations, Manage diary systems, Organise business travel and accommodation, Deal with visitors, Process customer financial transactions, Store, retrieve and archive information, Research and report information, Organise and support meetings, Use IT Systems Level 2, Use IT to exchange information Level 2, Word processing software Level 2, Spreadsheet software Level 2, Database software Level 2, Presentation software Level 2, Specialist or bespoke software Level 2, Use a telephone system, Operate office equipment, Prepare text from notes, Prepare text from shorthand, Prepare text from recorded audio instruction, Produce documents and Work effectively with other people.

Method of Assessment

Assessment is based on observation, evidence collected by candidates at their workplace, witness testimonials and professional discussion. This process is coordinated by college staff.

Course Length

18 months

Time of Delivery

Day and Evening

Campus

Pibwrlwyd Campus

Bilingual Provision

The majority of this course can be studied bilingually

Entry Requirements

There are no specific requirements but candidates are expected to be in a working environment to enable them to gather the required evidence.

Full-time or Part-time

Full Time and Part Time

Price on request