This qualification has been transitioned from the QCF to the RQF. During this transition, no changes were made to the content, qualification structure or guided learning hours.
Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at learners working within a business and administration role who wish to improve their knowledge and skills in a variety of work environments and sectors. It forms the knowledge and competency requirements of the Intermediate Apprenticeship Framework in Business Administration.
How long will it take?
The total qualification time is 450 hours, of which, 229 hours are recommended as guided larning hours.
These include communication in a business environment, principles of business document production and information management, managing personal performance and development, preparing text from notes using touch typing, maintaining and issuing stationery and supplies, administering the recruitment and selection process and contributing to the development and implementation of an information system.
This qualification is assessed by a portfolio of evidence.