Administration Academy

Course Content

The Administration Academy offers learners a hybrid approach to learning. The first part of the course is held in college, where learners will study 10 units including a detailed insight into the Microsoft suite, medical terminology, social media for customer service and employability.

This course is ideal for those seeking experience in a working office environment or those who would be looking to change career path into an administrative role. The course also offers learners a unique opportunity to attain an SVQ Level 2 in Business and Administration from their placement experience. Some work placements are subject to a Protection of Vulnerable Group (PVG) check before starting.

Entry Requirements

Minimum academic qualifications: four Standard Grades at Level 3/4 or National 4 at Grade C or above (including English) or completion (at least 12 units) of an introductory-level qualification (Fast Track to Administration: Medical, Office Skills and Services). Mature applicants will be assessed on an individual basis and may be required to undertake a levelling exercise. All applicants are subject to a selection process to assess suitability for the course.

Method of Assessment

Continuous assessment and the use of an e-portfolio within the workplace.

Future Prospects

Successful completion of this programme and a satisfactory reference will guarantee an interview with the NHS and may lead to a place on the HNC Administration and ICT programme or the Advanced Certificate in Administration and IT. 

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    26 Aug 2024

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Business & Administration

  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page
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