Parttime Classroom Business and administration and law

Business English

Programme Aim
This programme module aims to provide the learner with the skills, knowledge and competence
to communicate confidently, accurately and effectively in English in business and work situations
The aim of this programme is to enable the learner to develop the relevant knowledge, skills and competence in a broad range of office skills which enable employment, under direct supervision, in a general office, or progression to further education or training.

Target Award

QQI Office Skills – 4M2070

Start Date: 02-09-2024 Hours/week: 04 Hrs 00 Mins Duration: 37 weeks


Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Education Requirements
No formal education or qualifications are required although applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ Level 3 when accessing a Level 4 programme.

Age Requirements
Please see course details for minimum age requirements.

For further information on Learner Profile please refer to relevant section of the Programme Descriptor.

Learning Aptitude
Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.

Previous Experience
Applicants must be able to demonstrate a moderate range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course, be able to work with responsibility and demonstrate the ability to work on their own initiative.

Module Award Body
Business English Business English (4N1108) QQI
Learning Outcomes
To facilitate the learner to communicate accurately in a business context
 To facilitate the learner to use spoken communication effectively and appropriately
 To enable the learner to compose, draft and proofread a range of business documents
 To assist the learner to develop the language, literacy and numeracy skills related to
Business English through the medium of the module themes and content


West Co Waterford BTEI


Wolfe Tone Rd, Fairlane, Dungarvan,, Co. Waterford

Contact Details

Course Contact:
Mary Upton