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Bradford College


Qualification Gained
Pearson Business Level 1, Pearson Business Entry Level 3
Study Level
Entry Level, Entry 3, Level 1
1 year Full-time
Start Date
September 2024
Study Mode
David Hockney Building


The skills on this course will be developed within the context of Business through practical and engaging delivery. The course is designed to allow you to develop knowledge and understanding which will support achievement and progression in Business. The development of study skills will allow you to work towards higher level skills and prepare you for the next stage of your educational journey or employment.

Please note that a uniform may be required for this course, click here to purchase.

  Key Info

The course is intended to provide you with the opportunity to develop transferable skills through core and sector units:

  • Communication
  • Working With Others
  • Problem Solving
  • Managing Information
  • Self-Management and Development

You will develop business skills such as recording income and expenditure, brand promotion, research of local businesses, and presentation.

This course is extremely engaging and is divided into core and vocational/sector modules.

Modules focus upon transferable and employability skills:

  • Research
  • Planning
  • Time Management
  • Working With Others
  • Self-Development

The content of the sector units offers a broad introduction to the skills and knowledge within the business sector to allow you to develop practical skills and creativity:

  • Communicating with Customers
  • Creating a Visual Display
  • Recording Income and Expenditure
  • Presenting a Business Idea
  • Contributing to Running an Event

You will also study an award in personal social development (PSD).

Entry to this course requires 2 GCSEs at a minimum of grade 2 in English and Maths.


Our students work in partnership with the National Citizens Service (NCS) programme which helps to develop key employment skills and behaviours needed for progression to work.

Successful completion of this course can lead to progression to further study or employment within the Business sector.

Please note that a uniform may be required for this course, click here to purchase.

If you are 16 to 18 years old you won't have to pay tuition fees. If you're 19 or older you may need to pay a fee.

This is representative of the most common fees scenario, but actual fees can vary depending on a number of factors. Please contact us if you need more guidance.

If you have any questions or require any additional information, please contact [email protected]

Disclaimer: Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement. We reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service at any time.

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This course is delivered in partnership with
National Citizen Service