Business Administration – Level 3 (with Edward Jenner) Apprenticeships

Business administrators have a highly transferable set of knowledge, skills and behaviours that can be applied in all sectors and the role involves developing, implementing, maintaining and improving administrative services. Business administrators develop key skills and behaviours to support their own progression towards management responsibilities.

This apprenticeship combines the NHS Leadership Academy’s Edward Jenner programme with a Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship.  

Who is it for?

Aspiring business administrators. Suitable for any level and at any stage of your career.

NB: The administration role may be a gateway to further career opportunities, such as management or senior support roles.


12-14 months depending on prior experience

How you will learn

Online. Delivery is tailored to your organisation’s values and you will benefit from online peer-to-peer support network.

What’s covered

Learn how to contribute to any organisation and engage with a range of stakeholders.

You will develop skills in IT, record and document production, decision making, interpersonal skills, communications, quality, planning and organisation, project management and stakeholders.

Entry requirements

Level 2 English and Maths

Key benefits

  • You will be able to tailor the apprenticeship and delivery plan to best meet your needs.
  • You will develop a wide range of skills on the road towards management.
  • You will be awarded Business Administration Level 3 Apprenticeship and the NHS Leadership Academy Award in Leadership Foundations on completion.

We partner two providers for this apprenticeship. They are broadly comparable but there may be some differences between course structure and delivery. We advise you to review all options to decide which one is best for you.

For more information and how to apply please click here for ‘MBKB’.

For more information and how to apply please click here for ‘Lighthouse Group’.

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