The Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration (RQF) qualification is regulated by Ofqual on the Regulated Qualification Framework (RQF) and accredited through our Awarding Organisation, Training Qualifications UK (TQUK). This qualification is undertaken online through our easy-to-use Online Qualification System.

Qualification Information
This qualification is for anyone who would like to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills to work effectively in a business administration role. The qualification is suitable for learners working in a wide variety of roles including; administration executives/officers, administration team leaders, personal assistants and secretaries, including legal or medical secretaries.

Duration of the qualification
You have up to one year to complete the qualification. Most learners complete the qualification within six months. Some learners do complete in a shorter time frame.

Content of the Qualification
The qualification covers twelve units:

Unit 1: Communicate in a business environment

Unit 2: Manage personal and professional development

Unit 3: Principles of business communication and information

Unit 4: Principles of administration

Unit 5: Principles of business

Unit 6: Develop a presentation

Unit 7: Deliver a presentation

Unit 8: Store and retrieve information

Unit 9: Produce minutes of meetings

Unit 10: Chair and lead meetings

Unit 11: Principles of leadership and management

Unit 12: Manage a project

The qualification covers are range of topics including supporting business systems, business processes and services, analysing and presenting business documents and managing projects. It also covers communication in, team working and interpersonal skills in a business environment.

Qualification Assessment Activities
The qualification is assessed through the completion of assignments, observations, expert witness testimonies and evidence gathered when working in a business administration environment.

Qualification Requirements
You will be required to show that you work in a business or administration environment. You must also be observed by an Expert Witness. Your Expert Witness can be your line manager or a colleague who has experience of working in business and also holds a recognised business qualification.

What you get with Educating UK
Throughout your time studying with us, you will receive access to our bespoke Online Qualification System and a designated Tutor. You will be given on-going support by your experienced and well qualified Tutor. You will also receive detailed feedback on each of your assessments within 72 hours of submitting your work.

Entry Requirements
You must:

– Have reading, writing and communication skills adequate to meet the requirements of the qualification and be able to complete the written assessments to a good standard.

– Work in a business or administration environment.

– Have access to an Expert Witness in work.




Our qualification fee of £1,250 includes VAT and registration and certification costs with our awarding organisation. There are no hidden fees or extra costs to pay.