Business Administration

Business Administration

Why choose a Business Administration Apprenticeship? 

Administrators handle the day to day tasks in an office and make sure things run smoothly. Recruiting a loyal team member into your administration function is crucial. An Apprenticeship is an investment – they will not only benefit you today but will grow and develop as your company does.

Eligibility & Funding

This Apprenticeship is eligible for Government funding. Funding is available for new recruits and existing staff. To confirm current eligibility requirements please contact Group Horizon on 0800 002 9805.


There are two different levels for this qualification, Intermediate and Advanced. The Intermediate runs for 12 months, and the Advanced between 12-18 months.

What does this Apprenticeship cover?

The Apprenticeship framework consists of three key parts: Competence based element; Technical element and Skills element. There is also the opportunity, if appropriate, to include literacy and numeracy functional skills.

Topics covered include:

Intermediate Level:

Principles of personal responsibilities and working in a business environment, Principles of providing administrative services, Managing information and producing documents, Maintaining stationery stock and Project management.

Advanced level:

Working and supervising others in a business environment, Principals of budgets in a business environment, Supporting change in a business environment and Contributing to innovation and change.

Qualification Received

Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration or Advanced Apprenticeship in Business Administration.

Jobs you could move into:

Intermediate Level:

  • Administration /business support
  • Office Junior
  • Receptionist
  • Junior Legal Secretary
  • Junior Medical Secretary
  • Medical Receptionist.

Advanced level:

  • Administration Officer/Executive
  • Administration Team Leader
  • Personal Assistant
  • Secretary
  • Legal Secretary
  • Medical  Secretary

How is the training delivered?

An Assessor will visit every 6 to 8 weeks throughout the course of the Apprenticeship to help support the Apprentice and the organisation.

ApprenticeshipsTo find out more or register for a place on one of our nationwide courses call 0800 002 9805 or email


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