Course Overview

Course Overview
The purpose of this qualification is to gain the skills, knowledge and understanding that may help you prepare for office work. This will be done through simulated work situations and tasks. The qualification is intended to give you a solid base from which develop your skills and learning. Prosp Overview
This course requires a pre-enrolment interview to ensure you have the required digital and literacy skills. Please ring 770-8026 to arrange an appointment. Prosp Req
You will build a portfolio of evidence to showcase your work and progress. This will be assessed by your tutor. You will be given guided activities to supplement your studies which you can complete at home. Prosp Assess
The course covers 5 units:

Unit 46 – Careers in Business Administration
Unit 42 – Filing Skills
Unit 43 – Handling Mail
Unit 39 – IT Communication Fundamentals
Unit 45 – Supporting Business Meetings
Prosp Content
We offer a range of courses in various subject areas. Courses are also offered by other local providers. Your tutor will help you to decide which path is best for you. We can also refer you to the National Careers Service where you will receive specialist careers advice.

Prosp Progression
This course is eligible for a range of concessions which may result in it being free of charge. This also includes a free offer for people who are employed and who meet certain criteria. If course fees are more than £70 you can pay by instalment. See www.oldham.gov.uk/lifelong for further information. We do not give refunds if you withdraw from the course, and you will remain liable for any outstanding instalments. Prosp Fees
2.50 hrs per wk
35 weeks