Course overviewSkills for Business Level 2 City of Bristol College
This qualification provides students with an understanding of the essential skills required to work successfully in a business environment. You will learn the skills needed to solve problems in business, an understanding of business culture and responsibilities and how to successfully communicate and work with others.
There will be an opportunity to develop the skills required to manage and improve your own performance in a business environment.
Dates and applications
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|Course Code||Dates||Duration||Days||Hours per week||Start Time||Location||Fee|
|LGF1044D01-1||05/09/2022 - 27/06/2023||1 years||Groups (mixed days)||10.66||09:15||College Green Centre||Apply|
Who is this course for?
If you want to develop the skills to enable you to work in a business environment this course is for you.
We will help you to develop your skills in business and prepare for work. You must be willing to learn new skills, keen to succeed and prepared to work and study hard.
What you'll learn
You will study topics including:
- Business culture and responsibilities
- Customer service
- How to produce documents in a business environment
- Communication skills
- Working with others in different situations
- How to improve your own performance
In addition, you will learn essential Maths, English and IT skills that employers require in the workplace.
Course entry requirements
To join this Diploma in Skills for Business you must have a desire to succeed, four GCSEs at Grade 3 including English Language and Maths and a good level of written and verbal communication skills.
Please note you must attend the GCSE English and Maths sessions if you do not already have a Grade 4 or above as part of the programme structure.
How is the course delivered and assessed?
You will be assessed via assignments, workbooks, role play and group work. Coursework is completed throughout the one year programme.
Future career and study opportunities
Success on this course will allow you to progress into employment, an apprenticeship or continue to a Level 3 business course.
This course is free to anyone aged 16-18. You shouldn’t expect any additional costs for this course. However, if you are on a limited income, you may be eligible to receive help for any extra costs from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.
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