Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration
Around 4.5 million people help to keep businesses running in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. The FAQ Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration (QCF) has been designed for learners so they can demonstrate the skills, knowledge and understanding when working in a business administration environment. This qualification is suitable for learners who are working with some autonomy and personal responsibility.
There are no formal entry requirements to take this qualification and suitable for learners aged 16+. The Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration is suitable for learners who currently work or want to work in the business administration sector.
This QCF qualification covers the fundamentals of business administration; these enable learners to develop the skills, knowledge and understanding in the environment they are working in.
The FAQ Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration (QCF) is made up of 6 mandatory units, which are:
Communication in a business environment
Understand employer organisations
Principles of providing administrative services
Principles of business document production and information management
Manage personal performance and development
Develop working relationships with colleagues
In addition to this learners can choose which optional units they wish to take, these include:
Provide reception services
Prepare text from recorded audio instruction
Analyse and present business data
Principles of marketing theory
Exploring Social Media
Principles of team leading
To achieve this qualification, learners must complete a minimum of 45 credits: 21 credits from Mandatory Group A and a minimum of 14 credits from Optional Group B. A maximum of 10 credits can come from Optional Group C and a maximum of 6 credits from Optional Group D.
Completion of this qualification allows the learner to demonstrate competence to work in the Business Administration sector. Learners will develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life. The Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration (QCF) will advance learners when working in a business administration job.
Achievement of this qualification will assist the learner to progress on to higher level business administration qualification for example:
FAQ Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration (QCF)
This qualification could lead to jobs such as: