Key Details

  • Available at
    Pwllheli, Rhyl, Rhos-on-Sea
  • Level
    2
  • Study Mode
    Full-time
  • Programme Area
    Business, Office and Customer Service Skills
  • Course Length

    1 year

  • Course Type
    Full-Time (Further Education)
  • Bilingual

    This programme is available bilingually at the following campus(es):

    • Pwllheli

Please note: We recommend that you have access to a laptop/chromebook to enable coursework to be completed digitally at home. There is a dedicated IT Digital Inclusion fund to support those learners who do not have a digital device and are unable to purchase one.

Course Description

Are you looking to start or develop your career in an office environment? Could you benefit from a range of useful skills, suitable for a variety of office contexts?

If you already have office experience, or if you are progressing from Business Administration Level 1 (or equivalent), then this course will enhance your knowledge and skills.

During the course you will cover a large range of topics, giving you comprehensive skills and experience in all aspects of administrative work. The topics cover the same areas as the Level 1 course, but at a more advanced level. You will be able to further develop your work skills and employability, as well as gaining a recognised Level 2 qualification.

Practical experience is provided on the course including work experience. Subjects include business administration skills, essential computing skills, text processing, experiencing working life and typing.

Entry Criteria

In order to qualify for this course, you will need at least one of the following:

  • 3 GCSEs at grade D or above, and 1 GCSE at grade E, including English or Welsh 1st Language and Maths, or Entry 3 / Level 1 ESQ in Numeracy and Communication
  • A relevant Level 1 qualification at Pass
  • Relevant industry experience

As part of the application process, you will be asked to attend an interview to give you the opportunity to discuss the course.

Delivery

The programme will be delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Group work
  • Classroom based learning
  • Tutorial support
  • Educational visits
  • MOODLE (virtual learning environment)
  • Work Experience
  • Practical Activities

Assessment

The programme will be assessed through a blend of the following:

  • Practical and written assessments/assignments
  • Presentations and demonstrations
  • Portfolio of work
  • Performance and observation

Progression

You could proceed onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, including:

  • Business Administration Level 3
  • Medical Administration Level 3
  • Business Studies Level 3

Would you like to apply for this course?

Pwllheli