About the course 

The Level 3 Business & Administration Apprenticeship is particularly suitable for those working as administrative officers/executives, team leaders, office supervisors, personal assistants and secretaries. The topic areas are designed to help build the knowledge, skills and behaviours to achieve the end point assessment which is taken at the end of the apprenticeship through an independent assessment organisation. 

Course Structure 

The duration of this programme is 12 –18 months to complete. and students are expected to attend all the monthly training sessions with their assigned tutor at Croydonsam Training. Alongside the 12 months programme, your assigned tutor will support you to complete and achieve your level 3 diploma + Functional skills Maths and English level 2.  

As part of the programme, reviews will be held every 8-12 weeks with your assigned tutor. These reviews are important as they will support you to gather the relevant evidence for your portfolio which will include direct observations.  

Course Content:  

The course covers a wide range of topic areas such as 

  • Communication 
  • Finance 
  • Business processes 
  • Understanding the business environment etc.   

Entry Requirements 

Math and English GCSEs C/4 or above or Functional skills level 2 

Apprentices without English or Math’s at Level 2 must achieve this prior to taking the end point assessment. 

Assessment Method: 

Portfolio of evidence and EPA 

Qualification: Level 3 Business and Administration  

Course Mode: Full time 

Progression route? 

On completion of this programme, you can progress to Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship in Business & Professional Administration, Chartered Management degree in Business or into other further education courses in management and business-related field.