Business Administration Skills 5N1610
Description

The aim of this award is to equip the Learner with the knowledge, skill and competence in the administration requirements of an organization, to work effectively on a range of administration tasks.


QQI Credits: 15

What will I learn?

The course content is delivered using a range of both didactic and inductive training methodologies, such as classroom directed learning and activities, facilitated group discussions – whole group and small group discussions, role play (where and if appropriate), one to one tuition, short talks/presentations - emphasis on how the knowledge and skills learned may be translated into actual work situations, and research on related topics and best practice through self-directed/fully supported learning. 

 

  • The Organisation

  • Human Resources

  • Quality Systems and Controls

  • Finance and Business Controls

  • Preparing for Meetings and Processing Documentation

  • Understand importance of GDPR.

  • Process a range of business documents to ensure effective implementation of an organization’s financial and or quality systems and procedures

  • Providing Administrative Support

  • Classroom-based, face-to-face 'Live Tutor instruction/in a classroom/and online class environment.

  • Workplace learning.

  • Blended learning (hybrid model where a portion of learning is classroom-based and a portion of which is online learning.   

  • During Covid-19 Restrictions all classes are 'Live' Online scheduled weekly classes.

Entry requirements

QQI Level 4 Certificate, or equivalent life/work experience.  A copy of your current Curriculum Vitae or certificate.  It is expected that you will have a range of learning styles, strengths and needs related to the programme and have the capacity to take responsibility for your own learning within the managed classroom and online environment, provided by Lir Business Services & Training Centre.


Learners must reside in Ireland.  Applicants whose first language is not English may be required to provide evidence of English language proficiency.  The following English language proficiency tests and results are acceptable :

IELTS Indicator Test The minimum score is 6 unless otherwise stated.

TOEFL iBT Special Home Edition The minimum score is 92 unless otherwise stated.

Duolingo English Test The minimum score required is 95 unless stated otherwise

 

IT/Computer Skills: sufficient working knowlege of computers.  Learner must have access to a PC with internet access, Windows 8 or later or a Mac with OSX 10.5 or later, a browser with the latest version of Microsoft Edge, Chrome, Firefox or Safari, Adobe Reader to view PDFs.  Your PC must be capable of playing video and audio files.  We provide you with access to Microsoft 365 Office applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Teams).

Certification and Assessment

Following successful completion, you will receive a QQI Level 5 component certificate in Business Administration (5N1610) from QQI.


Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) is the national awarding body for further education and training in Ireland.  Lir Business Services & Training Centre Ltd is registered with QQI, as a Private Training Provider,  to offer programmes leading to QQI  awards on the National Framework off Qualifications in Ireland (N.F.Q.) 


Learner Progression: Learners who successfully complete this module may use the associated credits towards a relevant Major Award.


Assignment 60% and Examination: Theory 40%


Grading: Pass 50% - 64%, Merit 65% - 79%, Distinction 80% - 100%

When can I start?

See Lir Course Schedule

Lir Terms and Conditions

Duration

A Blended and Online Course with 'Live' Tutor classes, optional Virtual Office Hours and Tutorials.  2 x Workshops over 5 weeks or 8 x Evening Classes plus self-directed learning with online support.


This Programme comprises of 1 module.  The duration of this module is typically 150 hours.  This is a combination of 50 hours of Directed Learning and 100 hours of Self-directed learning.  The 50 hours of Directed Learning takes place in Classroom Attendance and 'Live' Tutor Online Classes.  Self-directed Learning is learner-led, and it includes self-directed study, through Lir eLearning Hub.  This will entail preparation and reflection time on your part.  There are Virtual Office Hours throughout the week also to give you the opportunity of meeting your Tutor online, if you have any queries.

Course Fee

€250

Payment Options

Course fee: Phone Lir Reception (044) 934 2754 for a quote.. Payment: 1) in full, or 2) flexi-payments, 3) funding, 4) in-company - separate quote You may qualify for funding by contacting your local Intreo/DSP Office.