HNC Administration and IT
From 27 Aug 2018
Every type of business and organisation needs people with administration and IT skills to help it run efficiently. This ranges from small specialist firms to large national companies and government organisations like local councils or the NHS. There are also many different roles available, including administrative, secretarial and supervisory management - so if you invest in some good admin and IT skills now, you could have a great future ahead!
If you’ve got aspirations for a career in administration or IT, then this course can help you achieve your goal.
For entry to this course you’ll need:
If you don’t have formal qualifications, but have previous employment, practical or life experience, then we’ll also consider you for a place, so please call us for a chat.
This course will give you the indepth knowledge and skills you’ll need to work confidently and efficiently in an admin or IT role, and quickly become a valuable member of the team.
A central part of the course will be developing your IT skills to a high level, including extending your knowledge of common software packages.
You’ll look at key areas of the admin function, and systems and technologies for the smooth running of a modern office.
You’ll look at business communication, learning how to produce high quality business documents, and develop skills for performing effectively at meetings or presentations. You’ll learn about the importance of good customer care.
You’ll explore social media and how it can be used as a marketing tool. You’ll create your own social media marketing campaign, including designing a central webspace. You’ll look at various aspects on the financial side of a business. You’ll develop your book keeping skills, and learn to use financial accounting software to process transactions and prepare accounts. You’ll also learn how to make basic payroll calculations and use commercial payroll software such as SAGE.
Finally, you’ll have the chance to:
Some students may also have the opportunity to:
When you successfully complete this course, you’ll have the choice of: