Business Administration study programme

So you want to work in an office? 

Effective administration is key to the success of any business. Administrators handle the day-to-day tasks in an office and make sure things run smoothly.

As a business administrator, your exact duties will depend on the employer and job role but could include:

  • dealing with queries on the phone, by email and on social media
  • greeting visitors at reception
  • creating letters, reports and other business documents
  • updating computer records
  • printing and photocopying items
  • ordering office supplies
  • setting up meetings and taking notes

What will a potential employer be looking for?

  • good administration skills
  • the ability to be thorough and be aware of details
  • the ability to work well with others
  • the ability to work on your own
  • flexibility and open-ness to change
  • good verbal communication skills
  • the ability to use a computer and the main software packages competently.

The LifeSkills Business Administration study programme is designed to help you develop these skills and prepare you for whatever career path you choose to follow. Once you have completed the course you could look to earn £14,000 a year in a junior role. As you climb the ladder, £30,000 a year is certainly possible.

All of our programmes are designed to help you develop your English and Maths and improve your grades where needed. You will also get the chance to get some local work experience and help you put what you have learnt on the course into practice and get that vital experience on to your CV.

So no matter what type of business you want to work in, the Business Administration study programme could be your first step in helping you get your first job or getting an apprenticeship.

Why not find out more by filling in the easy application form?




Business Administration is available at:

01709 828586

Enterprise House,
Bridge St,
Rotherham S60 1QJ,

0800 62 26 493
01268 27 2200

3A ,Southgate House,
88 Town Square,
SS14 1BN

01502 512839

28 Gordon Rd,
Lowestoft NR32 1NL,

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