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Certificate in Business Management

Certificate in Business Management


For the December 2020 intake, this course will be offered with funding from the Irish government. You may qualify to enrol for free.

This course will provide learners with the appropriate transversal skills and knowledge essential for effective management within a business environment. It enables learners to appreciate the role and importance of the management function and to understand how organisations need to adapt to a dynamic and changing business environment. It explores the relationship between an organisation’s strategy, its culture, and communications policies and procedures, along with the financial management of a business. It furthers learners’ skills and abilities in terms of key aspects of effective management such as analytical skills, communication, decision-making and problem-solving skills. The structure of the course ensures that learners are able to develop their academic knowledge and practical management skills.

Why Study Business Management at Griffith College?

  • Enables learners to develop their academic knowledge and practical management skills within the sphere of business management.
  • Equips learners with knowledge and transferable skills essential to jump start or progress in your career
  • Progression options available 
  • Delivered by experienced lecturers 
  • Live-streamed classes 
  • Classes will also be recorded and made available on the Student Portal

Course Highlights

  • Learners develop accounting and financial skills in evaluating costs, revenues, cash flow, budgeting and financial controls.
  • Learners develop legal skills relating to contracts, negligence, ethical issues resolutions in a business.
  • Learners develop advanced practical skills using office applications such as Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Learners develop technical and administrative ICT skills in effective database management (including GDPR responsibilities)
  • The programme equips learners with key employability skills such as job hunting, workplace professionalism and presentation skills.

About this Certificate

Learners who complete this programme are awarded a Certificate in Business Management from Griffith College. They also receive a transcript of results detailing their attainment in the component modules on the related QQI validated programmes.

As a bespoke certificate, with modules drawn from separate programmes, the Certificate does not lead to a separate award on the National Framework of Qualifications.


Intake Dates

The next intake for this programme will be December 2020.