The course is designed to give you an overview of how the administration of different business aspects works, and at the same time introduce them to the world of Legal services and Accountancy. You will also gain, at the end of the course, an National Progression Award in customer service by successfully achieving the units part of this award.

  • Business enterprise
  • Employability skills
  • Team work
  • Communication
  • Problem solving

You will also develop their personal effectiveness, perseverance and resilience.

By using a wide range of teaching strategies, you will develop their emotional intelligence which is an emergent trend in all working environments. 


  • One year full time

You will be encouraged to use creativity and innovation by learning different aspects of how to run a business: from marketing and customer service, to legal aspects related to contracts, to IT skills related to how to administer a business. You will study subjects like Contract Law, Marketing, Social Media for customer service, Promoting a Business, and IT for Business. 

One of the following:

  • Four National 4, or Certificate in Business, Level 4
  • Relevant industry experience 
  • Other individual qualification will be considered on an individual basis

Advanced Certificate: Accounting, Administration, Business and Legal

  • Account assistant
  • Payroll assistant
  • HR assistant
  • Administrative assistant
  • Legal assistant
  • Office administrator
  • Sales assistant  


You may be required to take part in an informal conversation as part of the application process. This group/individual conversation may be an information session, a portfolio discussion or a skills based exercise.