Advanced Certificate in Business - QQI Level 6

  • Award
  • QQI Level 6 Code: 6M4985
  • Two years in total to include one year in QQI Level 5 cognate course.

Course Aims

This award is designed to enable the successful learners to gain an in depth understanding of the role and function of accounting and finance within an organisation and business environment. It also offers the learners the opportunity to develop effective management skills with an understanding of the function of management within any organisation.

Course Requirements

QQI Level 5 Award in a related cognate area and/or relevant life or work experience.
Mature applicants welcome.

Course Modules
  • Business Management
  • Financial Accounting
  • Costing
  • Business Law
  • Advanced Economics
  • Spreadsheets
  • Payroll 
  • Human Resource Management 
  • Sales & marketing Management 
  • Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Communications
  • Personal & Professional Development
  • Front Office Skills
  • Work Experience
  • Word Processing
  • (Some modules provided within options) 

Work Experience

Work experience is an essential part of the programme. Performance in the work place is monitored and assessed.


QQI Level 6 Award 6M4985

Education Progression

On successful completion of the Advanced Certificate QQI Level 6 students can access courses in the Institute of Technology Tallaght and the Institute of Technology Dun Laoghaire (IADT). These progression courses are offered at advanced entry level.

Career Opportunities

Employment and progression in the world of business, finance, accounting & management.

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