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Business Administrator
ST0070 AP03
Level 3


The Business Administrator apprenticeship is a minimum of 12 months and should typically be completed within 12-18 months. The apprenticeship provides a highly transferable set of knowledge, skills and behaviours, which can be gained working across an organisation and its processes. The apprenticeship is a firm grounding in organisational operations and functional processes, as well as the wider working environment.


Assessment is conducted using our EPA portal for the test and to upload documentary evidence such as the portfolio and project.   The interview and presentation are carried out via recorded video call.

  • Knowledge test
  • Portfolio-based interview
  • Project presentation
Price effective at April 2023
Registration*  £60
EPA price £600
Knowledge test Resit/Retake £100
Portfolio-based interview Resit/Retake £105
Project Presentation

Registration* – payable at registration covering set up & administration costs with the remainder payable at Gateway & before EPA commences (non-refundable)


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