Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeships

Subject Area: Course code: Course Type:
Administration AD020E05/20/1 Apprenticeship

Course Information

Business Administrators will support and engage with different parts of the organisation and interact with internal or external customers. With a focus on adding value and possessing strong interpersonal skills, the Business Administrator apprenticeship will show you how to become effective at managing priorities and your own time. You will learn problem-solving skills, decision-making and the potential for people management responsibilities through mentoring or coaching others.

The apprenticeship consists of 12 months to complete practical work with an additional three months to complete the End Point Assessment.


Course Content
  • You will be required to undertake and have an understanding of a number of different core skills, knowledge and behaviours in order to complete this apprenticeship. These include:

    Using IT systems to write emails, create proposals and produce spreadsheets
    Maintaining records and files
    How to build positive working relationships
    Communications skills
    Resource planning
    Project management techniques

    If you do not already hold level 2 functional skills in maths and English (GCSE grade 4 or C), you will need to achieve this level prior to taking the End Point Assessment.

    Delivery of this course is in the workplace, with optional weekly workshops held at college.
Entry Requirements
  • GCSE Grade 4 or C in maths and English or level 2 functional skills in maths and English.
    Entry is subject to a successful interview and you will undertake an initial assessment in maths and English regardless of previous qualifications.
    You must be working under a suitable and relevant contract of employment for a minimum of 30 hours a week.
Next Steps
  • You will have the opportunity to progress on to a higher level apprenticeship standard or to continue working within the industry.
Career Opportunities
  • Administration Officer/Executive, Administration Team Leader, Office Supervisor, Personal Assistant.

Dates & Fees

Dates & Times
Start date: End date: Start time: End time:
Throughout the Year Dependant on apprenticeship
Mode of attendance
Day of the week Number of sessions
Dependant on apprenticeship Dependant on apprenticeship
Course Fees

There are no course fees for eligible students. Students will also earn a full-time wage while they are working for their apprenticeship employer.

Materials Required

You will need access to a PC/laptop to develop your e-portfolio.

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