Level 2

Principles of Business Administration


1 year


Rush Green Campus


Sep 2023


Adult 19+



This course is a one-year, full-time study programme, aimed at current and prospective business administration staff who wish to be successful business administration employees.

On this course you'll study the following units:

  • Principles of providing administrative services
  • Principles of business document production and information management
  • Understand communication in a business environment
  • Understand employer organisations
  • Develop working relationships with colleagues

You'll need to successfully demonstrate achievement and completion of all units and submit a portfolio of evidence. There is no exam for this qualification.

To be eligible for this course you'll need 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English or a minimum of grade 3.

If applicable, you will also have an opportunity to prepare and resit GCSE Maths and English as part of your study programme.

On completion of this course you could progress onto a Level 3 Diploma in Business or Business Administration.

Alternatively, you could progress to a Level 3 Apprenticeship in Customer Service or employment as business support assistant, business development advisor or customer service assistant.

Where it can lead to
You could progress to the following courses
Career progression

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.