Level 1 Certificate in Business Administration

Level 1 Certificate in Business Administration

Key Information

Course Full Name: NCFE CACHE Level 1 Certificate in Business Administration

Qualification Number: 601/3963/8
Level: 1
Credits: 25
Guided Learning Hours: 150
Total Qualification Time: 250
Minimum Entry Age: 16
Fees: Details to be announced

Course Information
This qualification is suitable for learners aged pre-16 and above. This qualification aims to provide learners with the introductory knowledge and skills they need to operate a successful business administrator. It will also allow learners to develop skills in a range of areas relevant to business administration roles.

Mandatory Units:
• Unit 01 Principles of Business Communication
• Unit 02 Health and Safety in a Business Environment
• Unit 03 Principles of Business Administration
• Unit 04 Principles of Personal Performance and Development
• Unit 05 Principles of Working in a Business Environment
• Unit 06 Work with Others in a Business Environment

Optional Units:
•Meet and Welcome Visitors in a Business Environment
•Manage Time and Workload
•Use a Telephone and Voicemail System
•Handle Mail
•Prepare Text from Notes
•Use Office Equipment
•Communication in a Business Environment
•Employee Rights and Responsibilities
•Store and Retrieve Information
•Produce Business Documents
•Using Email
•Word Processing Software
•Deal with Customer Queries, Requests and Problems

Entry Requirement
There are no specific entry requirements.

Course Delivery
Students will still need to prepare a portfolio of evidence. We encourage centres to review our guidance on the types of evidence and evidence capture that we permit including, video, photos and other digital means of demonstrating knowledge and skills.
Students are still required to complete the work placement, but the focus should be on learning outcomes and evidencing competence. This qualification is in scope for alternative arrangements and can be awarded via an assessed grade from the centre.

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:
• Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration
• Level 2 Certificates in Principles of Business Administration

“The lecturers were very supportive. Any topic we had problems with was thoroughly explained to us and they made sure that we understood it. Their encouragement helped us to achieve our goals. The classes really fits in with my career. This course really helped me to advance in my career.” – MARILYN MAHOI


The experience at Abis Resources was amazing and I loved the way the staff treated me during my training.” – ALEXANDRA COSTEA 


“I really enjoyed my experience at Abis and it will be happily remembered. I will recommend all my associates because I had a great experience.

Thank you Abis.” – RUMANA BEGUM  


“Abis was a great experience. I was able to learn the theory aspect of my work in a comfortable, clean and safe environment. The tutor and the staff were  fantastic and really helped me and made learning easier.” – AVA MARIA ALVES PEREIRIA