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Business Administration

The purpose of this award is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skills and competence to work independently and under supervision in an administrative role in a range of business contexts and/or to progress to further and higher education and training.The course contains modules in computers, accounts and payroll.

Target Award

QQI Business Administration – 5M2468

Start Date: 03-09-2023Hours/week: 28 Hrs 00 MinsDuration: 39 weeks


Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Education Requirements
NFQ Level 4 or equivalent when accessing a Level 5 programme.
CERFL proficiency at B2 for access to Level 5 courses for those whose first language is not English
Mature learner entry requirements available via the local ETB pathway
Additional requirements may apply to non-EU/EEA Applicants and may be subject to full international fees (Please refer to Information for International Learners)
*Each provider may have additional requirements, not outlined above.

Age Requirements
Minimum statutory school leaving age (16+)

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 Administration Business Administration Skills (5N1610) QQI
Accounting Manual And Computerised Accounting Manual & Computerised (5N1348) QQI
Insurance And Banking Studies Insurance & Banking Studies (5N2427) QQI
Communications (Community) Communications (5N0690) QQI
Customer Service (Community) Customer Service (5N0972) QQI
Word Processing (Community) Word Processing (5N1358) QQI
Work Experience (Community) Work Experience (5N1356) QQI
Spreadsheet Methods – 5N1977 Spreadsheet Methods (5N1977) QQI
Learners will have acquired the knowledge skills and competencies in the theory and practice in this vocational area.


Wexford VTOS


Wexford Adult Education Centre, Westgate, Wexford


  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Full Canteen

Contact Details

Course Contact:
Peter Hayden