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Studying Business at Weston College

Business and management is one of the fastest-growing sectors in Bristol and Somerset. The skills you develop are all transferable and will assist in your future employability, even if you are unsure what career path you want to take. We offer over 40 courses at the Knightstone Campus - from Level 1 to degree-level.

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Level 2

Accounting, T Level Transition Programme

1 Year
Sep 2022
Knightstone Campus
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This programme will develop your accounting and finance knowledge while also engaging you with the many employment opportunities available in the sector. This is a work-related programme, and you will be set a number of projects that are based on realistic workplace situations. As part of this study programme, you will develop your maths and ...

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Level 2

Accounts/Finance Assistant, Apprenticeship

18 - 24 Months
Throughout the year
Delivered in the workplace
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The Level 2 apprenticeship provides valuable workplace skills and experience, while you earn a wage. You will spend 4 days a week with an employer and one day or two evenings a week at college to learn the theoretical elements of the role. You will undertake a number of qualifications including the AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Account...

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Level 2

Business, Extended Certificate

1 Year
Sep 2022
Knightstone Campus
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This Level 2 Business programme will give you the chance to explore a number of topics within the business sector. The skills you gain will help you to decide the direction you want your career to take. You will work with real businesses to develop your skills and also gain employability and entrepreneurial skills by completing a number of e...

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Level 2

Customer Service Practitioner, Apprenticeship

12 - 18 Months
Throughout the year
Delivered in the workplace
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You will spend most of your week working in a customer service role – providing a high-quality service in the workplace, digitally, or in the customers’ localities. You will also come to College occasionally to build on your work-based learning. This Level 2 Customer Service Apprenticeship covers a range topics, such as delivering reliab...

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Level 2

Junior Estate Agent, Apprenticeship

12 - 18 Months
Throughout the year
SOUTH WEST SKILLS CAMPUS
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This is a customer-facing role with responsibility for providing the administrative support needed to secure successful property sales. You may work in different areas of estate agency - for example, sales, auctioneering and commercial property. In all cases, you will be required to understand and comply with contractual, statutory and legal r...

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Level 2

Management and Administration, T Level Transition Programme

1 Year
Sep 2022
Knightstone Campus
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This programme will develop your management, business and administration knowledge while also engaging you with the many employment opportunities available in the sector. This is a work-related programme, and you will be set a number of projects that are based on realistic workplace situations. As part of this study programme, you will develo...

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Level 2

Recruitment Resourcer, Apprenticeship

12 - 18 Months
Throughout the year
Delivered in the workplace
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A Recruitment Resourcer may be employed in any organisation that requires a recruitment function. Their role is to identify, attract and shortlist candidates for the recruitment process to fulfil the requirements of the business brief and provide resourcing support to the recruitment function. This apprenticeship will generally last between 13...

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Level 3

Accounting, T Level

2 Years
Aug 2022
Knightstone Campus
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T Levels are equivalent to 3 A Levels and are brand new two-year courses, developed in collaboration with employers and providers so that the content meets the needs of industry and prepares learners for the world of work. T Levels offer learners a mixture of classroom learning and ‘on-the-job’ experience during an industry placement of...

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Level 3

Assistant Accountant, Apprenticeship

18 - 24 Months
Throughout the year
Delivered in the workplace
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This Level 3 Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship provides valuable workplace skills and experience while you earn a wage. You will spend most of your week with your employer and attend College occasionally to learn the theoretical elements of the role. You will undertake a number of qualifications including the Association of Accounting Techn...

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Level 3

Business Administration, Apprenticeship

12 - 18 Months
Throughout the year
Knightstone Campus
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This Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship will enable you to learn practical skills on the job while earning a wage. You will spend most of the week with your employer learning about business administration as you work and come to College occasionally to learn the theoretical aspects of the role. The programme covers a number of un...

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Level 3

Business Management and Administration, T Level

2 Years
Sep 2022
Knightstone Campus
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T Levels are equivalent to 3 A Levels and are brand new two-year courses, developed in collaboration with employers and providers so that the content meets the needs of industry and prepares learners for the world of work. T Levels offer learners a mixture of classroom learning and ‘on-the-job’ experience during an industry placement of...

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Level 3

Business, A Level

2 Years
Aug 2022
LOXTON CAMPUS
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You will study business in a variety of contexts, such as large and small, local and global, and service and manufacturing businesses. You will learn about business, leadership, management and decision making, marketing, operations, finance and human resources. You will also analyse the strategic position of a business, as well as learning h...

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Level 3

Business, BTEC Extended Diploma

2 Years
Sep 2022
Knightstone Campus
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This Level 3 Business programme will develop your business acumen and provide you with the skills required in a variety of roles in the sector. You will cover a range of topics, including marketing, starting up a small business, accounting, recruitment, selection, human resource management, business law, finance, management, events managemen...

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Level 3

Customer Service Specialist, Apprenticeship

12 - 18 Months
Throughout the year
Delivered in the workplace
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A customer service specialist provides direct customer support within all sectors and organisation types. You will be an advocate of customer service who acts as a referral point for dealing with more complex or technical customer requests, complaints, and queries. You will often be an escalation point for complicated or ongoing customer pro...

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Level 3

Economics, A Level

2 Years
Aug 2022
LOXTON CAMPUS
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You will look at decisions made by organisations and the government, and the impact they have on the economy. You will cover the following topics: exchange rates, unemployment, inflation, national debt, growth, worldwide markets, and energy pricing policies. You will widen your knowledge through the investigative nature of economics, which p...

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Level 3

HR Support, Apprenticeship

2 Years
Throughout the year
Delivered in the workplace
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HR professionals in this role, typically, work in medium-to-large organisations as part of the HR function delivering front-line support to managers and employees. Your work is likely to include handling day-to-day queries and providing HR advice; working on a range of HR processes, ranging from transactional to relatively complex, from recr...

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Level 3

Marketing Assistant, Apprenticeship

12 - 18 Months
Throughout the year
Delivered in the workplace
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You will explore the dynamic world of marketing. This qualification is equivalent to 3 A Levels and allows you to specialise for a range of careers within marketing. The qualification is mapped to the Chartered Marketing Institute (CMI) Level 3 Foundation Certificate in Professional Digital Marketing, thereby extending your employment oppo...

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Level 3

Marketing, BTEC Extended Diploma

2 Years
Sep 2022
Knightstone Campus
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You will explore the dynamic world of marketing. This qualification is equivalent to 3 A Levels and allows you to specialise for a range of career within marketing. The qualification also includes units from the Chartered Institute Marketing (CIM) Level 3 Foundation Certificate in Professional Digital Marketing, thereby extending your employ...

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Level 3

Paralegal, Apprenticeship

18 - 24 Months
Throughout the year
Delivered in the workplace
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This paralegal apprenticeship is suitable for those who are providing legal support while working under supervision. It has been designed in collaboration with a number of law firms and legal departments with experience in employing paralegals, with the close involvement of CILEx Regulation and the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Alongside w...

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Level 3

Team Leading/Supervisor, Apprenticeship

12 - 18 Months
Throughout the year
Delivered in the workplace
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This training programme will give you on-the-job training and workplace experience in a leadership and management setting. You will cover topics including operational management, project management, finance and budgeting, building relationships and decision making. You will learn the skills required to lead a team of people and achieve a s...

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What makes our courses special?

As part of your Business course you'll complete an industry placement of 315 hours, giving real-life experience of working in the industry... Here's what our students had to say!

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What our students say

Sam Ashton, Business L3


Sam Ashton

"We covered such a wide range of business topics, and the industry placement gave me a great insight into the day to day life in my chosen career. I have learnt a lot of transferable skills, which will be useful for almost every job!."

Former school: King Alfred's

Studied: Business L3

What next? Studying an Events Management course at University of Plymouth

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