Business (VTOS) QQI Level 6 | 6M4985

Course modules

6N2191 Leadership
6N3750 Human Resource Management
6N4090 Project Management
6N3911 Computerised Accounts
6N4006 Professional Presentation
6N4089 Spreadsheets
6N4310 Business Management
6N1949 Personal and Professional Development

Applications now open for 2020.

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Course Information

The purpose of this award is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skills and competence in the theory, principles and practices underpinning a range of business scenarios and to enable the learner to work independently or in a supervisory capacity in a variety of business contexts and / or to progress to higher education and training.


Successful completion of the course will enable students to seek work in an office environment and / or the opportunity to progress on to further or higher education and employment.

Entry Requirements

To ensure that you are offered a place on a course which is at the right level for you and appropriate to your learning needs all applicants are assessed prior to placement on the course. A high level of English language and IT skills are required for the course.


QQI Level 6M4985 Business


This course is full-time over one year, four days in class and one-day work experience placement. Start times are 9:15 and finish times 14:30 approximately, Monday to Friday.

Work Experience Placement

Work experience is a core element of this award. Students will be required to complete 60 hours of work experience throughout the course, which they organise themselves.


This course is funded under VTOS funding. In order to be eligible, applicants must be:

  • 21 or over the first day the course starts
  • in receipt of a Social Protection Payment for 6 months (156 days) immediately prior to starting the course. Please see the VTOS ‘Am I Eligible?’ section of FAQs for a list of qualifying social protection payments.


This course takes place in Balbriggan.