Advanced Diploma in Business Management at QLS Level 4

Access Duration - 365 Days
Guided Learning Hour 350 Guided Learning Hours (350)
Course Material Course Material
Number of Modules 08 Number of Modules 08
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What Will I Learn?

Learn about the business environment
Understand communication skills for business
Learn to manage people in organisations
Understand customer relationship management


Do you wish to effectively manage a business environment? Management skills are crucial to any organisation, and gaining these skills will take you a step in the right direction. If you want a qualification that supports higher education for learners, the Advanced Diploma in Business Management at QLS Level 4 will equip you with formal recognition of the knowledge and expertise that is invaluable to potential employers. This is a comprehensive course that offers learners a great opportunity to gain a sound understanding of management principles and procedures. These are specialist skills that are in high demand, and qualifying in this course will make you a marketable candidate.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. The course will feature key modules which will be explored in-depth to ensure learners gain a complete understanding of the topics at hand. This course is designed for individuals who want to enter middle management positions and progress to top management roles. The qualification provides an opportunity for individuals who wish to apply their knowledge of a business environment and people in organisations and be accomplished in the desired employment, ensuring they land a high-paying job position.

The course is created by industry experts and allows learners to receive new and up to date information which can be applied in real-world scenarios. By the completion of the course, learners will gain a valuable skillset and a boost to their resume.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Why You Should Consider Taking this Course at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more enriching and rewarding.

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The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lessons at any time.

  • Individuals aspiring to work in middle management roles, and advance in their careers
  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A qualification at level 3 or above in any discipline.

This online course will be evaluated through written assignments. In order to complete this programme successfully, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.

Those who successfully complete the course will be issued the Advanced Diploma in Business Management at QLS Level 4 by the Quality Licence Scheme.

The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through our awarding organisations we have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. We are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.

Our knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables us to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.

Once you successfully qualify in the Advanced Diploma in Business Management at QLS Level 4, learners will gain an introduction to the skills, qualities and knowledge that may be required for employment in a particular vocational sector. This course provides learners with realistic and appropriate career related opportunities worldwide for 21st century employment markets. After the successful completion of this course, learners can go on to study the Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Business Management and above courses, and gain employment opportunities in middle management positions.

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

1: The Business Environment
The Business Environment
Types of Organisations and Their Purposes
The Purposes of Different Types of Organisations
The Responsibilities of Organisations
The structure of organisations
The different types of structures
The functions of different departments
Impact of the market environment
The impact of supply and demand
Organisational impact caused by possibly planned marketplace interventions
Nature of the national environment
2: Resource Management
Resource Management
Key features of resource management
Importance of the effective use of physical resources
How to use human resources
How to review the effective use of resources
3: Communication Skills for Business
Communication Skills for Business
Internal communication occurs within organisations
Factors of effective communications
Present oral information effectively
Effective communication in writing
Review own written communication
4: People in Organisations
People in Organisations
Communication practices within organisations
Effective teamwork
Issues associated with remote working
The Leadership Styles for Remote Working
Organisations monitor and support people in the workplace
5: Corporate Social Responsibility
Corporate Social Responsibility
Corporate social responsibility issues
Impact of their policy on stakeholders
Recommendations for responsible business practice
6: Administrative Services
Administrative Services
Implementation of organizational systems
How to support meetings and events
Importance of effective communications
7: Customer Relationship Management
Customer relationship management in business
How good customer relationship management is achieved
Loyalty schemes
Plan improvements
8: Business Ethics
Business Ethics
Different ethical perspectives in business
Theoretical ethical approaches
Types of business ethics
The ethical issues which can affect the operational activities
Ethics in workplace relationships
How to Improve Business Ethics
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Students feedback


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    Leigh Doyle

    January 20, 2021
    Simplified training

    The training was simplified. The sections that were quite complex were explained very well, the tutor was right on the subject and knew what he was talking about. Altogether, I gained a wealth of information through this training.

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    Glenn Barker

    December 09, 2020
    Related to my work

    As someone who wants to work in a business environment, this course was the perfect choice for me. I learned so much, more than expected.

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    Ashton Simpson

    November 09, 2020
    Future opportunities

    Great for my future prospects. I hope to use this certification to apply for high-paying job roles.

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    Kiran Young

    October 05, 2020
    Practical course

    It was in detail and hands-on course.

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