Course Title AAT Level 1 Award in Business Skills
Level: 1
Code 8

Overview of the Course

The AAT Access Award in Business Skills offers you the opportunity to develop key practical skills used in every business as a route into employment.

What topics will I study?

The topics covered include: Understand how organisations operate, Develop skills for the workplace, Be able to apply for a job.

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is particularly relevant to those seeking to learn skills or validate their existing skills to enter into the workplace.


The skills developed during this qualification can lead to employment in junior or supporting administrative roles in companies across a wide range of sectors, for example, as a:

  • Data entry clerk
  • Accounts administrator 
  • Administrative assistant 
  • Receptionist 
  • Retail assistant
  • Customer service advisor
  • Despatch clerk/Warehouse operative

During this course you will further develop your confidence which will help you with your future employment.

What are the entry requirements?

You will be asked to complete an initial assessment when you attend your enrolment. Assessment will be by computer assessment. New potential applicants are required to undertake a numeracy and literacy assessment, minimum entry requirement is Level 1 or above.


Three weeks.


January: 9th, 12th and 16th, 19th and 23rd, 26th  
March: 27thFeb, 2nd and 6th, 9th and 13th, 16th    
May: 24th, 27th April and 1st, 4th and 8th, 11th    
June: 5th, 8th and 12th, 15th and 19th, 22nd   
Three weeks from commencement.


You will attend class for 9 hours per week, timetable to be confirmed.


The course is free however an eligibility criteria applies. The cost, if you do not meet eligibility, is to be confirmed.

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