Course Details

  • Are you interested in setting up your own business in the future? Do you just want to find out what it’s really like to work in a big organisation? Would you like to be a manager of a big company one day? Whatever your interest in the business world, this Level 1 Diploma is the perfect introduction.

    Throughout the course, you’ll be developing business skills that are relevant to any office environment and entrepreneurial abilities to help you succeed in a number of different careers. You’ll learn how to research a business in your area, how to present a business idea, how to organise meetings effectively, and even how to brand a new product or run an event!

    You’ll also get to take part in a number of different enterprise activities, like competitions, role plays and class projects, each giving you a real insight into what you’ll need to manage a business.

  • Anyone can apply for this course with us, as you don’t require any formal qualifications. An Entry Level 3 qualification and GCSEs at grade D-G would be beneficial, but they are not essential.

  • For this course, assessment will take place through a variety of different tasks, including role plays, group work, written course work and presentations.

  • With this BTEC Level 2 Diploma, you’ll be able to progress onto our Level 2 Business Skills with Entrepreneurship course at The Manchester College. You’ll develop your knowledge and ability further, and be able to continue onto even higher level courses.

    Each qualification you achieve will take you closer to your ideal job in the business world, giving you all the skills you need to have a successful career. You could find yourself in a huge number of different roles in this sector, including being a manager in customer services, HR, administration, retail, finance or even marketing!


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  • This course is free to enrol on if you’re 16-18 years old, but if you’re over 19, you might have to pay a tuition fee for this qualification.

    We have a large number of finance and funding options to help you afford any of the courses here at The Manchester College, and you might find you’re eligible for a reduction, a grant or a special loan. We’ve got a dedicated page to explain and help you understand the variety of fees, finance and funding support.

  • Would you like to find out more about this specific course, or ask us a question about anything related to studying at The Manchester College, including fees, finance or career opportunities?

    Our friendly course enquiries team are eager to chat through everything from entry requirements to enrolment queries. Just get in touch, and ask away! Make an enquiry