Gortnahork – Computer Skills for Employment – VTOS Level 5

Computer Skills for Employment QQI Level 5 Major Award Business Administration (VTOS)

ECDL, MOS and QQI Level 5 Major Award Business Administration (VTOS)


2 Year

Course Aims

The purpose of this award is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skills and competency to work independently and under supervision in an administrative role in a range of business contexts and/or to progress to further and higher education and training.


  • Customer Service Level 5
  • Work Experience
  • Bookkeeping Manual and Computerised
  • Business Administration
  • Word Processing MOS
  • PowerPoint MOS
  • Databases MOS
  • Spreadsheets MOS


  • Education: Applicants should have a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ Level 4 when accessing a Level 5 programme. Applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education although no formal qualifications are required.
  • Aptitude: Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.
  • Previous Experience: Applicants must be able to demonstrate a moderate range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course, be able to work with responsibility and demonstrate the ability to work on their own initiative.