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Qualification level and title

OCR Award in Administration (Business Professional) Level 1

Prior knowledge

No prior knowledge or experience required. This course is suitable for those who are preparing for employment in job roles where they will be expected to work autonomously in carrying out administrative tasks and who wish to develop their ICT skills

What Will I Learn

By the end of the course you will be able to:

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Understand the role of an administrator.
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How the work of an administrator can help a team.
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Carry out routine administrative tasks.
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Be able to present yourself positively.
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Organise work effectively.
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Know the importance of confidentiality.
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Produce different types of documents.
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Understand the importance of house styles.
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Be able to welcome visitors in a positive way.
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Know why it is important to make visitors feel welcome.

Subject contents / topics to be covered

As above

Teaching / learning methods

Classroom setting to include explanations to the whole group and individuals, individual worksheets and exercises group projects. Hands-on practice by learners.

What extra work do I need to do outside the classroom?

Additional reading and set assignments.

What examinations will I be able to take?

OCR (Oxford, Cambridge and Royal Society of Arts Qualification) Level 1 Award in Administration (Business Professional).

Progression opportunities

This qualification has been designed to provide the basic knowledge and understanding required to enable progression directly into administrative job roles or the Level 2 Certificate in Administration (Business Professional).

Joining instructions

To be considered for a place on this course you will need to attend an information & assessment session to be held at 10am in our Strand House centre on the following upcoming date(s):

Thursday 15th December 2022
Tuesday 20th December 2022

Click on the 'Enrol' button to book your place on the information session and follow the instructions.

If successful and you are offered a place, instructions will be given on how to enrol online or in person at any CALAT centres. To contact a member of staff in the business team please call 020 8726 6000 extension 28231 or email calat.business@croydon.gov.uk.


Entry requirements

A good standard of spoken and written English and the ability to work independently.

If you achieved GCSE English and maths (grades A-C, 9-5) or functional skills in both subjects within the last 12 months, please bring the original certificates with you to the session otherwise you will be required to complete the on-line English and maths assessment.

You will be asked to complete all paperwork necessary for CALAT to claim government funding which subsidises the cost of the course.

Equipment required

Paper, pen/pencil. Ring binder for notes. Students are advised NOT to buy books until recommended by the tutor.

*Please note this course is being delivered as Blended Learning - lessons taught online via zoom, some additional reading and set assignments, and possibly some practical tasks or examinations in our centre*

Courses

Business - Business Administration - Level 1

  • Reference TZU322-22
  • Location: CALAT Thornton Heath Centre
  • Start Date: 03 Jan 2023
  • End Date: 29 Mar 2023
  • Course Duration: 12 weeks
  • Time: Tue, Wed 09:30 - 14:45
  • 10 places available
Fee BandAmount
Full Fee669.40
Remission0.00
Overseas1378.56

Business - Business Administration - Level 1

  • Reference TZU324-22
  • Location: CALAT Thornton Heath Centre
  • Start Date: 19 Apr 2023
  • End Date: 13 Jul 2023
  • Course Duration: 12 weeks
  • Time: Tue, Wed 09:30 - 14:45
  • 11 places available
Fee BandAmount
Full Fee669.40
Remission0.00
Overseas1378.56
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