Level 2 NCFE Diploma in Skills for Business – September 2022

Start Date: 12 September 2022
Funding information: Free for Eligible 16-18 year olds. Adult funding available dependant on learner circumstances otherwise course costs apply.
Duration: 1 year
Attendance: Full-time Provision

Course Overview

This course is ideal for anyone looking to gain the vital skills required to work successfully in a business environment. It provides you with a thorough understanding of business culture and roles and responsibilities impact upon a business environment. This qualification also provides you with the skills required to solve problems, communicate and work effectively with others and how to manage and improve your own performance.

During this course you will be asked to carry out work experience that is relevant to the subject you are studying. This is with an external company and allows you to put what you will learn in the classroom into practice. It will also help you to develop a variety of different skills. Upon completion of the course and the industry placement, it can also help you to secure an apprenticeship, employment or assist you with your application for university. We recommend that you start thinking about your placement as soon as you have applied for your course and consider potential employers you may want to undertake the placement with to help you get the most out of the experience. For further information and advice on industry placements please contact the industry placement team on wex@chesterfield.ac.uk

Course Content

Modules include:

  • Business culture and responsibilities
  • Managing change in business
  • Producing documents
  • Solving problems
  • Working with others
  • Communication
  • Contribute towards running a group project

Entry Requirements

You will need a 4/C GCSE grade in either maths or English and three other GCSEs at grade 3/D.

Assessment Methods

  • coursework


You can progress on to the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business or Level 3 NCFE Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism.

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