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

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. Minimum entry requirement is Level 1 or above.


Three weeks.


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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