Broadstones School

Business and Administration

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These qualifications are intended to provide learners with a broad introduction to the business and administration sector, equipping learners with underpinning knowledge and skills specific to the sector alongside a range of transferable employability skills. They are designed to support progression to further learning and ultimately to work in business and administration or other related sectors.
 
Depending upon the level, units taught consist of:
  • Effective Communication in the Workplace
  • Working in Business and Administration
  • Creating Business Documents
  • Exploring and Presenting Enterprise Ideas
  • Using Office Equipment in a Business Environment
  • Searching for a Job
  • Applying for a Job
  • Preparing for an Interview 
  • Interview Skills
  • Personal Budgeting and Managing Money
  • Using ICT in the Workplace
  • Understanding Business Organisations
  • Welcoming Visitors
  • Exploring Entrepreneurship  
  • Dealing with Queries and Requests
  • Assessing own Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Positive Attitudes and Behaviours at Work

Students will study towards the following qualifications based on their ability

  • Gateway Entry Level 3 Award in Skills for Business and Administration
  • Gateway Entry Level 3 Certificate in Skills for Business and Administration
  • Gateway Level 1 Award in Skills for Business and Administration
  • Gateway Level 1 Certificate in Skills for Business and Administration
  • Gateway Level 1 Diploma in Skills for Business and Administration