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City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration

Course Code: C3877
Campus: Employers Premises
Week Commencing: 27 Aug 18
18/19 Academic Year End Date:
25 Aug 19


This qualification covers the essentials of business administration, allowing the learner to develop the skills and knowledge required in a business environment. The following areas can be covered within this qualification: Communicate in a business environment, Manage personal and professional development, Contribute to the improvement of business performance, Principles of administration, and Principles of business. All learners will cover the mandatory core units and then a choice of optional units. Level 3 is ideal if you have some knowledge and experience of administration systems. You want to develop your skills to implement and monitor administrative procedures and systems, perhaps to move into a management role.

Entry Requirements


An Apprentice needs to be employed or be about to take up paid employment as an apprentice with a Northern Ireland company and be working a minimum of 21 hours per week (which includes off-the-job-training). Also as an apprentice, you must be the minimum school leaving age in Northern Ireland. Furthermore, please refer to the College’s admissions criteria, which are outlined at the beginning of this document.


Tuition Fee


All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Important Information

Opportunities and Progression

This qualification could lead to jobs such as: Secretary, Receptionist, Administrator, Personal assistant, Office supervisor, Team leader and Manager. Also on successful completion of this Level 3 Apprenticeship you can in your current employed position progress to a Higher Level Apprenticeship with your employer’s support.

Contact Information


Centre for Skills & Apprenticeships, tel: 028 9026 5219 or email: [email protected]