QQI Level 5 Business Administration (5M2468)

Purpose of course

The purpose of the level 5 QQI award in Business Administration is to enable students to acquire the skills, knowledge, and competence required for an administrative role in a range of business contexts and/or to progress to further and or higher education and training. By the end of the course learners will be able to demonstrate a broad range of specialised business administration knowledge and specialised and practical skills. They will be able to evaluate and use information to plan, develop and determine solutions to varied problems in a variety of business administration contexts.

Students also develop their interpersonal communication skills with both groups and individuals, to work effectively in teams and to develop time management and problem-solving skills so that they may work efficiently in their chosen vocational area. As with all QQI courses at this level, the learner to take responsibility for their own learning in a constructive setting.


The NEW LTI Business Administration Course at Cahir Business & Training Centre is commencing September 6th 2021.

This is a FULLY funded 44 week full-time course that is funded by Tipperary ETB running from Monday to Thursday from 9.30 to 4.30 except Friday which runs 9.30 to 1.00pm.

This course will enable learners to gain valuable skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, Business Administrations and Work Experience as well as training in The Internet & Social Media, Bookkeeping and Payroll, to name a few.

This is a Major Award comprising of nine modules in total and based in The Enterprise Centre in Cahir, Co. Tipperary.

A Training Allowance and all Course Materials are included to all students who are eligible.

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Course Modules

The Modules taught on this course are Word Processing, Spreadsheet Methods, Bookkeeping, Personal Development, Communications, Work Experience, Database Methods, Payroll and Business Administrations.

Word processing
Spreadsheet Methods
Bookkeeping Manual & Comp.
Personal & Professional Development
Work Experience
Database Methods
Payroll Manual & Comp.
Business Administrations