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Certificate in Principles of Business Administration - Employability

Course ID: 170248

Course Year: 23/24

Course Details

  • This course is suitable for learners aged 19 and over, working in, or looking for work in, a business administration role.
  • The course is delivered fully online and can be completed in as little as 8 weeks.
  • The course if free of charge to adults who meet eligibility criteria.
  • You'll be supported by one of our experienced tutors throughout your time on the course.

What to expect from the course

Ensuring the safety and well-being of children under your care is of utmost importance. It involves maintaining constant vigilance regarding potential risks they may encounter, including abuse, exploitation, and unhealthy habits.

Our course provides you with the essential knowledge and skills to effectively protect children from these dangers. This includes accident prevention and fire safety measures, empowering you to successfully safeguard and nurture them. Additionally, you will gain insights into important aspects of parenting, such as parental rights and responsibilities, as well as promoting a healthy lifestyle for children.

This comprehensive course consists of four units that cover essential topics for individuals interested in babysitting:
Providing Excellent Childcare in a Babysitting Environment: Discover the best practices and techniques for delivering exceptional care to young children in a secure and nurturing setting.
Accident Prevention and Fire Safety in Babysitting: Gain the knowledge and skills required to prevent accidents and handle emergency situations, including fire safety protocols, ensuring the safety and welfare of the children you look after.
Parenting Rights and Responsibilities: Gain insight into the legal and ethical aspects of parenting, encompassing the rights and responsibilities of parents and caregivers, fostering a supportive and conscientious approach in your babysitting role.
Parenting and Promoting Healthy Lifestyles: Explore the significance of healthy lifestyles in parenting, including nutrition, physical activities, and promoting overall well-being for children.


Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Business Administration. An ideal way to demonstrate your skills in this area to employers. Further learning is available.

Why study with us?

Student Benefits

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Academy Bakery

The Academy Bakery is located on the Duke Street campus, producing a range of first class baked goods daily. These include artisan breads, patisserie and biscuits, as well as special occasion/novelty cakes by award-winning master-bakers. Students are offered a range of discounts throughout the year.

The Academy Bakery
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Academy Hair and Beauty Salons

Duke Street is also home to The Academy Hair and Beauty salons. They offer generous student discounts on a wide range of hair and beauty treatments, at a fraction of high-street prices. These include styling, cutting, perming, highlights, facials, manicures, electrolysis and traditional and homeopathic massage.

The Academy Salons
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Academy Restaurant

Duke Street campus is also home to the College’s Academy Restaurant. Often referred to by it’s customers as Liverpool’s hidden gem, the restaurant serves top class cuisine, at highly competitive prices. Food is expertly prepared by professional chef/tutors and young chefs in training and offers students a range of discounts at different times of the year.

The Academy Restaurant
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Microsoft Office 365 - Free

When you become a student of the College you’ll receive full access to Microsoft Office 365. This allows you to install the software on your own computer and other devices at home, completely free of charge.

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Onsite Sports Facilities/Fitness Suite

The college has excellent sports and fitness facilities at its Roscoe Street campus. Students pay a one-off membership fee for all year round usage of weekly supervised gym sessions, as well as access to a number of sporting clubs and events.

Career pathways

This course is highly suitable for individuals aspiring to pursue rewarding careers in social work, youth work, or foster care. With its comprehensive curriculum and practical approach, it equips students with the necessary knowledge and skills to make a positive impact on the lives of vulnerable populations. By completing this course, you possess a deep understanding of social issues, effective intervention strategies, and the ability to provide compassionate support to those in need.

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Contact us to discuss your application or find out more:

 : 0151 252 3000


This course is only available to learners aged 19 and over.
If you are unemployed or earning less than £33,958.60 a year? You may qualify to join this course for free.
To find out more, contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at

Fee for23/24 is 724.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.

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