BusinessIf you aspire to a career in business or financial services our courses offer you the opportunity to study at Levels 1-4 to take you into work or on to university.
Learn from tutors experienced in delivering high standard of academic work with lots of practical application. Employability is very important so you will get the opportunity to work on your skills and be offered work placements, work related projects like conducting market research for companies such as Timberland and Vans and competing in charity fundraising challenges. The higher national diploma offers practical help with progression into employment, CV workshops and interview practice with real life employers.
There are guest speakers in lessons from world-class brands like Google, Amazon and Standard & Poor’s. In the second year of our Level 3 course, students are offered the chance to take a specialist pathway in subjects such as marketing, law or accounting and this helps you decide on a career path or university choice prior to making your UCAS choices. The majority of our Level 3 students progress onto Higher Education.
Do you know…Students go on visits to places such as the Business Start Up Show and the Bank of England, giving you the chance to network and find out about the various parts of the business sector.
Earning potential…Ranging from £16,000 at entry level up to £74,000 at director level depending on the industry you choose.
What’s next?Upon successful completion of your qualification, you will have lots of options to progress from our Level 4 HNC in Business, a degree at a university to employment in a range of jobs. Future job opportunities include Accountant, Account Manager, Advertising Executive, Bank Manager, Business Development Manager, Customer Services Manager, Events Manager, Financial Advisor, Human Resources Manager, Insurance Broker, Marketing Executive, Project Manager, Public Relations Executive and more.
AccountingIf you aspire to an exciting career in the financial world, there are lots of opportunities in this. It’s not only banks and accountancy firms who need people with financial skills, most companies across every industry will need someone who’s good with finance.
Offered at levels 1, 2 and 3, our courses are designed to provide you with practical real-world accounting and finance skills that employers want.
Starting with beginner’s courses such as bookkeeping and computerised accounts, you can progress through to the advanced Level 4 course,
Do you know…Most of our Accounting courses are Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) qualifications which are highly recognised and highly regarded by the industry.
Earning potentialThe average salary for an accountant in the UK is £62,042 a year.
What’s next?On successful completion of your qualification, you can progress to higher accounting qualifications, a degree, an apprenticeship, employment or even start your own business. Most companies and public sector organisations employ accounting specialists, which consequently have great career progression opportunities.
For more information on Business and Accounting courses, please click on the links below.
|AAT Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping Level 3||Adults||AAT Advanced Bookkeeping Level 3|
|AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting||Adults (Part-time)||AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting|
|AAT Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting||Adults||F.E. Courses|
|AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting||Adults (Part-time), H.E. Students||H.E. Courses|
|Access to H.E. Diploma in Business||Adults||Access Course|
|Access to Law||Adults||Access Course|
|Bookkeeping - Level 1 Extended Award in Bookkeeping||Adults (Part-time)||Promoted, Short Courses|
|BTEC HND in Business||H.E. Students||H.E. Courses|
|BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Business and Administration||16-18, Adults||F.E. Courses|
|BTEC Level 2 Certificate and Extended Certificate in Business||16-18, Adults||F.E. Courses|
|BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business||16-18, Adults||F.E. Courses|
|Start Your Own Business||Adults (Part-time)||Promoted, Short Courses|