Business & Administration

Level 4 Apprenticeship


This qualification is for individuals that are currently employed in a Senior Business Administration role and achieve through on the job training and assessment.

What is covered on the course?

The qualification is made up of two components, Diploma and NVQ Diploma.

The diploma is made up of 70 credits, the mandatory units are:

  • Understanding organisations
  • Effective Communication in Business
  • Business Ethics
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Resource Management

The NVQ Diploma is made up of 57 credits, the mandatory units are:

  • Communicate in a Business Environment
  • Manage Personal and Professional Development
  • Manage the Work of an Administration Function

To achieve the Foundation Apprenticeship, learners will complete the Level 2 Child Care, Play, Learning and Development: Core alongside the Level 2 Diploma Child Care, Play, Learning and Development: Practice.

Key Info

Course duration

24 months

Entry requirements

The apprentice must be employed, working more than 16 hours per week and have completed at least 3 months of their probation period. They must have an understanding of and use of IT equipment.

Completion of West Diagnostics in Application of Number and Application of Communication for Essential Skills if a suitable qualification is not already held.


On successful completion of the qualification, the individual will be awarded the following:

  • Business Administration Level 4 Diploma
  • Business and Professional Administration Level 4 Diploma
  • Essential Skills in Maths and English Level 2 (if applicable)

What happens after my apprenticeship?

At Aspiration Training, we provide every learner with a career pathway. This is a plan with clear, practical steps our learners can take to achieve the career of their dreams.

Our career pathways show typical routes through the various stages of learning, the knowledge and skills that will be learnt along the way and the career options that may be available as a result.

Career Progression is available across a number of levels, meaning, with hard work and determination, the sky is the limit.