When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Sarah Wardle
  • Course Code W24HMSP01A
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

An accredited course for anyone wanting to make the first steps into working in an office or as an administrative assistant. Gain L1 Certificate in Occupational Studies. Achievement on your course will be measured by completion of written assignments. At the start of the course you will have an opportunity to discuss these with your tutor and set your own personal targets, linked to the learning outcomes and future goals i.e.:progression to another course.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Use Microsoft Word to create a leaflet
  • Browse the internet effectively and confidently
  • Send formal emails with attachments
  • Use Microsoft PowerPoint to create a presentation
  • Stay Safe on the internet and protect yourself from threats

On successful completion of the course, you will achieve the following qualification: Award in Occupational Studies for the Workplace [NCFE]

Class format and activities

You will take part in group work and individual work. You will work towards group projects to practise and apply your administrative and IT skills in a real life context. You will have access to additional online material to study for the qualification at home and in class. You will be given homework. In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular and detailed feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.

Entry requirements

You will need English language at Entry 3 or above. You will be required to undertake an assessment before enrolling onto the course.

What you need to know before you enrol

You will need to maintain excellent attendance and punctuality of over 90%. This course requires study and completion of activities outside of class time. This course will be delivered in centre with social distancing.

What you need

You will need access to a computer and internet connection to complete assignments.

What you can do next

On successful completion of this course, you may be able to progress onto Business Administration Level 2.