Level 2

Skills for Business and Administration Level 2 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Thurrock Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Thurrock Campus

Overview

The programme is built around supporting you to gain an insight into the different functions within a business environment. You will learn about a variety of functions such as; HR, Finance, Sales & Marketing, Retail and Enterprise operations. 

You are required to attend College in professional business attire (Suits for males and office attire for women), this will enable you to have the mind-set of a young professional.  It will also be beneficial for you to have a business idea which you will apply to all of the assignments that you will be completing as part of this course.

Examples of business ideas thought of from previous students include: wanting to set up their own magazine, wanting to set up an events management business, buying and selling stock, providing services such as graphic design, car washes or even photography.

What ideas will you have?

Entry Requirements

  • A Level 1 qualification in business, GCSEs x 2 at grade 3/D in MATHS and ENGLISH

  • Successful attendance at interview event

Course Structure

  • effective communication for the workplace
  • understanding business organisations
  • exploring entrepreneurship
  • exploring and presenting entreprise ideas
  • promoting products and services
  • supporting sustainability
  • understanding finance in a business context
  • understanding online business activities
  • working with customers
  • budget and managing money
  • business documentation
  • business project
  • solving business problems
  • ICT for the workplace
  • the role of an administrator

Assessment & Feedback

displays, role plays, presentations or written assignments

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE
School Leavers, full_time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

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