Qualification Number: NCFE 601/2640/1
Duration: 3 to 9 months
Credit Value: 40
Guided Learning Hours: 360 hours
Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is ideal for students who wish to develop the knowledge and skills they need to operate successfully in a business environment. The course allows learners to develop skills in a range of areas including communication, presentation skills and providing a wide range of administrative support.
The aim of this qualification is to:
This qualification will give candidates the opportunity to:
This qualification is regulated in the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) and provides learners with a wide range of knowledge and skills needed to work in an administrative or office-based role. The qualification aims to develop learners with knowledge and skills in carrying out arrange of administrative and business support functions. The aim is to develop and accredit the learners’ competence in a wide range of administrative duties and can be applied across a wide range of numbers and job roles.
This is a competence-based qualification and should be assessed in a realistic work environment in line with the relevant assessment strategy. To achieve the Level 2 Diploma in Business Skills a student must achieve a minimum of 40 credits made up of 6 units from optional units by producing a portfolio of evidence. This is a graded qualification and learners can be awarded grades between a Distinction* to a Pass.
Assessment plans and portfolio evidence will be assessed by a fully qualified and occupationally competent coach/assessor virtually on a one-to-one basis using a variety of methods and delivered flexibly according to the needs of the learner.
Portfolio evidence will then be internally quality assessed and externally certified by the Awarding Body NCFE.