Enterprise and entrepreneurship are a major part of the drive to increase the employability of people in the UK and globally. This course is designed to introduce you to essential business skills useful for all types of employment and everyday life including; marketing, running a business, and managing personal finances. This course is also suitable for those that want to assess their own ability to start-up their own business enterprise.
Enterprise sessions give you the chance to meet business people, expand your networks, and hear their entrepreneurial journeys. The blended learning course will be taught online with some face to face lessons.
Students will be able to assess their own suitability to startup and run a business enterprise.
What You'll Learn
The course is a one-day qualification, delivered for one evening, every Tuesday (roll on and off)
1. This course would give you the opportunity to assess and run your own business
2. Develop your knowledge and expertise in starting your own business
3. Help you with knowledge and understanding of facts, procedures, and ideas in an area of study or field of work to complete well-defined tasks and address straightforward problems.
4. How to interpret relevant information and ideas.
5. To be aware of a range of information that is relevant to the area of study or work.
You will need at least two GCSEs at grade 4/C or above which should include English and maths. You will also need to provide one academic reference from your most recent place of education.
How you will be assessed
You will be assessed through a combination of blended learning, portfolio, coursework, and presentations.
Tuition Fees (19+): £50.00
A total cost of £50 per person
If the course is longer than one year the total fees are for the first year only and further fees may apply in future years. All fees are based on a ‘home’ learner status. Please contact us for information on overseas fees.
For more information, please see our course fee disclaimers page.
Course and Career progression
Upon completion you will be able to progress onto our business courses for a further year of study, building on your knowledge from this course. Alternatively, you may choose to progress directly into employment or an apprenticeship or even start your own business.
We have an independent careers team you can speak with to talk about your future options.
What Happens Next
Apply online via the College website, You will need details of your qualifications and employment history, a reference, and a personal statement to complete your application. Once your application has been successfully processed, you will be sent a conditional offer and be invited to a Welcome Event at the College to meet your tutors, learn more about your chosen course of study and tour the facilities. You will then need to confirm your acceptance of the course offered to you.