Information and Administration 5N1389 - 'Live' Tutor Classes

This is a standalone QQI Certified module, or part of the 5M2468 Business Administration or 5M1997 Office Administration Major Award.

Course Summary

 To equip the you with the knowledge, skill, and competence to reach an understanding as to how organisations process information through the use of effective systems, methods and techniques so that you can operate effectively, under supervision in a range of organization environments. The module content module is designed to give you a better understanding of different types of business structures, the processing of information and the various functions of administration used. In today’s working environment there is a greater emphasis on planning, organizing, accuracy and time management of all personnel involved within an office environment. Use this information to create a real picture of what it like to work in an office where information and administration is clearly at work 

Course Content

 Introduction to Information and Administration

Unit 1 - Business Organisations

Unit 2 - Office Functions

Unit 3 - Organisational Charts

Unit 4 - Departments

Unit 5 - Workplace Legislation

Unit 6 -  Reception and Office Administration

Unit 7 -  Filing Systems

Unit 8 -  Computer Software and Apps

Unit 9 -  Networks, Cloud Computing and Social Media

Unit 10 -  Managing Accounting Activities

Unit 11 -  Business Transactions

Unit 12 - Planning, Administrative and Accounting

Unit 13 - Meetings

Unit 14 - Post and Postal Services

How do I book my course?

First of all, contact Lir Reception (044) 9342754 before you book. This way you will get an opportunity to speak with a Training Professional to discuss your options and to make sure that this module is the best one for you. To register, fill out our Lir Registration Form. You will have been given an Access Code for this form.  Once registered we set you up with a Lir Microsoft email address which gives you access to Microsoft 365 software, at no extra cost to you. From there we send you access details on how to access your course so you can avail of the 'Live' Tutor scheduled Online Classes, Learner Supports and give you access to the Lir eLearning Hub.


Director of Training/Tutor


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"I thoroughly enjoyed this course, held in Navan.  My friend did this course online.  I have used a lot of what we covered in my new job which is great.  Many thanks."
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'Live' Tutor Online Course


  • 1-to-1 Online Tutor Support 
  • Self-directed Learning in the Lir eLearning Hub
  • Tutor Online Support
  • Weekly Check-in
  • Lir Mobile Course App
  • Lir Microsoft 365 Software
  • Lir Learner Supports
  • Lir Community Chat
  • CE Participant Rate (Contact Lir Reception 044-934 2754)

Other Modules to consider towards the Lir QQI 5M2468 Business Administration Major Award and other Awards such as the
5M1997 Office Administration Major Award

Business Administration L5


Experience L5

Processing L5

Production L5

Level 5

Service L5

Methods L5

Terminology L5

Information and Administration L5

Studies L5

Marketing L5


Reception and Frontline Office Skills

Research and Study Skills L5

Methods L5