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.

  • Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.

    Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.

  • 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.

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  • Our course enquiries team is on-hand to answer any questions you might have about this qualification, the application process, enrolment, or anything else about life at The Manchester College.

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In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.

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