Intermediate Business Administration Apprenticeship

This is an opportunity to get paid whilst working towards a recognised qualification. The Intermediate programme provides the knowledge and skills required to work in a business setting at an assistant level.

Do you enjoy supporting others in a corporate environment? Are you organised and responsible? Develop the skills you need to become a business & administration assistant with a business course. Expand your practical knowledge alongside your organisational and ‘people’ skills, to excel in this versatile and fast-paced industry.

The Intermediate Business & Administration Apprenticeship is designed with a variety of administrative roles in mind, including receptionists, junior legal assistants and any role involving supporting the organisation in terms of administration. When you successfully complete your Business & Administration Intermediate Level Apprenticeship, you will qualify with a Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration. You will also have valuable functional skills qualifications in maths, English & ICT, solid references, some great colleagues and positive experiences behind you.

Mandatory units on the Business & Administration level 2 include:

  • Communication in a business environment
  • Understanding employer organisations
  • Principles of providing administrative services
  • Principles of business document production and information management
  • Manage personal performance and development
  • Develop working relationships with colleagues

A Business & Administration Intermediate Level Apprenticeship is an investment in the skills you need to succeed in any business environment. As a business & administration assistant, your role could include any of the following:

  • Dealing with incoming and outgoing post
  • Answering telephone, email and social media enquiries
  • Helping with the organisation of meetings and events
  • Taking meeting notes

Do you want to complete the Business & Administration course but not the full apprenticeship? Or do you want to pay for the course yourself via an Advanced Learner Loan? See our Business & Administration Level 2 Diploma.


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Course information:

Awarding body:
Course duration:
Approx. 12 Months
Course location:
The course is delivered across Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Somerset and Devon.

Who is this course for?

This qualification will suit you if you are just starting your career in administration, or if you already have some administrative experience, and want to show that you have the skills to take on important responsibilities – such as managing diary systems, preparing notes for meetings and dealing with clients.

Key facts:

  • Level 2 Business & Administration Diploma
  • Get PAID whilst your learn
  • Work a minimum 30 hours per week
  • 20% off the job training
  • Government funding available (See employer info section)

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To apply or find our more information about the Intermediate Business & Administration Apprenticeship course, please complete the form below, or call us on 01202 551553

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Apprenticeships provide a fantastic opportunity to combine the achievement in gaining a qualification with on-the-job training, enabling you to learn while you earn. By placing you with an employer, we offer the training and mentorship you need.

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