Business with Management courses
Gain the qualifications you need to access a wealth of opportunities in the varied and lucrative business world.
What will I do on this course?
You’ll spend most of your week with your employer, learning retail skills as you work, and come to College occasionally depending on your apprenticeship.
You will undertake the new retail team leader apprenticeship standard and work towards developing your skills and knowledge in preparation for the end- point assessment, which could include skills such as; stock control, customer service, merchandising and sales skills.
How will I be assessed?
We will assess your practical skills and observe you at work. Your personal assessor will visit you at your workplace to review your progress and make sure you are on target to get your qualifications.
What could I do after this course?
The majority of our apprentices are kept on by their employer after they finish their course. This apprenticeship could see you progress to a Level 3 qualification.
There are no formal qualifications required to start this apprenticeship but you will be assessed to ensure you have the ability to complete the English and maths qualification to at least Level 1. You will need to be in relevant employment, but we can support you to find this.
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What Our Students Say
Bella Febry, Business Studies
“It was an amazing once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. It will definitely help my future career prospects."
Former school: Priory
Work Experience: Bella completed her work experience with international oil and gas company 'OiLSERV' in Dubai. During this Bella gained skills in HR, finance, IT, law, marketing, sales and project delivery.
Course: Business Studies
What next? After being awarded Work Experience Student of the Year, Bella aims to get a distinction star and then take a gap year before going to university.