Business and Administration

Qualification type: NVQ Certificate Location:
Subject area: Level: 2
Leaflet Number: 500 Course Code: CR7830-01
Academic year: 14/15
Qualification type: 
NVQ Certificate
External to college

What's the Business and Administration course about?

This business and administration course is aimed at staff working in administration across all occupations and sectors of employment. The qualification is very flexible in its structure enabling the organisation and individual to choose the optional units which best suit their work situation and job role.

Learners can choose from a large bank of optional units, allowing them to show understanding and skills in a variety of areas, including document production, events and meetings, communications, customer service, business resources and IT.

This qualification is competence-based and so assessments are linked to a person's ability to competently perform a range of tasks connected with their work.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

On successful completion of this course there are a number of opportunities for further study, including progressing through the Business and Administration NVQ levels. It can also lead to career progression within office environments and the service sector.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

This is a work-oriented qualification and is suitable for those who undertake administration related duties in their employment. There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Business and Administration course?

You will be awarded an OCR Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Business and Administration.


Part time (day)

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year


Hours per week


As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.