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Level 3 Apprenticeship in Business Administration

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  1. CampusMaidstone
  2. Course Length18 Months
  3. Type of CourseApprenticeship
  4. Week CommencingFlexible
  5. Annual FeeTo Be Confirmed

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The Details

Earn while you learn on an apprenticeship with the College! This nationally recognised standard will provide you with the skills, experience and knowledge you need to progress in your chosen career. Your apprenticeship framework will include a combination of on-the-job training, studying for your qualification at College and maths, English and possibly ICT depending on the framework and any prior GCSEs.

If you're thinking about a career in Business, or want to one day own your own, an apprenticeship in Business Administration can set you up to progress into the world of business.

You will learn about:

  • Producing, storing and archiving documents
  • Creating spreadsheets
  • Reception skills
  • Filing and working as part of a team
  • Administrative skills
  • Knowledge and responsibilities involved in supervising and managing teams
  • Current legislation impacting on work in a business environment

    Other Important Info

  • The apprenticeship framework of qualifications includes knowledge of business administration, together with: English, maths, ICT and employment rights and responsibilities

    Future Prospects

    There are a number of roles that you could train in. Some examples include:

  • Administration officer / executive
  • Administration team leader / office supervisor
  • Personal assistant
  • Secretary
  • Legal secretary
  • Medical secretary

    Entry Requirements

    Students need to have the following:

  • Successful completion of the Level 2 Apprenticeship
  • Employment within the sector with a contract of employment for at least 30 hours per week
  • A good standard of education with 5 GCSEs at A-C / 9-4 including maths and English (or equivalent)
  • Satisfactory completion of the college initial assessment

    Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training.
  • Our career advisers booked 1024 careers interviews in 2019-2020! They'll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.

    • What our students say...

      Peter Oladipa

      I chose to come to MidKent College as I wanted a second chance. I was doing an apprenticeship that I wasn't enjoying and really wanted to get back into full-time education. After looking at the prospectus, I was unsure of what to choose, so I came in one day for a visit and spoke to a career advisor. That was where I chose to my course: ...