Frequent trips to a range of business environments both locally and nationally.
This is a full-time, practical, work-related course that will teach you about business, customer relations and financial control. You will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. The course will introduce you to various areas of employment and provide you with a good basis to progress to a more advanced work-related qualification such as Level 3 Business.
You will cover a range of topics throughout your course. A selection of the business unit titles is shown below:
Promoting a Brand
Sales & Personal Selling
Principles of Customer Service
Recruitment, Selection & Employment
Principles of Marketing
Building Successful Business Teams
The emphasis of the course is on ‘learning by doing’, which involves assessment by completing various projects, including case studies, videos, role play and written assignments. Local business-related visits and work experience will also be included.
A minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade 2 (grade E) or above, including grade 3 (grade D) in English and Maths.
There is a £35 material fee cost for this course.
Trips and Visits Fees
There is a £100 trips and visits fee cost for this course.
Where will my course lead?
You can progress to BTEC Level 3 Business, apprenticeships, or employment in the business world.