Advanced Certificate in Administration

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Advanced Certificate in Administration

This course is designed to allow the learner gain advanced knowledge and skills in the general area of office management. The course aims to build on the solid foundation provided on completion of the Level 5 Administration Award.

Key Information
QQI Level 6
1 Year
Full time
QQI L6 Advanced Certificate 6M4985
September 2022 - May 2023
Course requirements
  • Students applying for this course should have a QQI Level 5 Award in a related cognate area or relevant life or work experience
  • Mature applicants welcome
  • All applicants whose first language is not English will be tested at entry
  • Use of a computer / laptop and Wi-Fi is desirable
Course modules
  • Business Management
  • Business Law
  • Payroll Manual & Computerised
  • Human Resource Management
  • Spreadsheets
  • Communications
  • Work Experience
  • Word Processing
  • European Language (Optional)
Education Progression

QQI Level 6 award holders may also apply to a wide variety of Higher Education colleges through CAO.

On successful completion of the QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate, students have the opportunity to access courses at Advanced Entry Level in both TU Dublin and IADT.

  • TUD Tallaght Campus – Bachelor of Business in Management
  • IADT
    • Bachelor of Business Applied Entrepreneurship
    • Bachelor of Business Entrepreneurship and Management

Work Experience

Work experience is an essential part of all our programmes- industry based placements are available to all. The College assists students in finding suitable work placements and monitors and assesses their performance in the work place.

Career Opportunites

Office Administration graduates are very successful in gaining employment in a range of sectors. Popular career routes include legal administration, with many graduates working in solicitors offices and legal practices. Skills learned through Office Administration are very versatile with many sectors in constant need of administration staff.

According to the National Skills bulletin, there are 186,000 employed across administrative occupations, so this is a course that offers fantastic employment opportunities.


The teaching staff are all so helpful and as a student of the college you will be guaranteed every element of support to get through your studies.
Sue English
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