Business and Events Management First Certificate Level 2 - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Course Overview

This course is ideal if you have an interest in business and events management that you want to develop further. There is an emphasis on employees being work ready, so business skills and qualifications are more important than ever in today’s dynamic modern economy. If you have a passion for business and are an entrepreneur, then this is the course for you.

This qualification puts emphasis on real world business rather than just being limited to theory. Students will prepare for the workplace by developing marketing and entrepreneurial skills.

The course consists of both mandatory and optional units such as:

  • Enterprise in the business world
  • Principles of marketing
  • Finance for business
  • Improving and developing customer service
  • Recruitment, selection and employment
  • Visual merchandising
  • Business online

Assessment Methods

Most subjects are assessed internally through assignments, while some units are externally assessed either through an on-screen exam or a written exam paper.

Progression Options

You could choose to continue your studies at the College and progress to a business T Level. Alternatively, you could start an Apprenticeship and enter the workplace.

Course Summary

Course Title Business and Events Management First Certificate Level 2
Entry Requirements

You need five GCSEs in the 9 to 2 range with English and Maths, or an appropriate Level 1 qualification. Acceptance is subject to a successful interview.

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I’ve learned so much and the tutors helped me work out what I’d like to do after College. When I complete my course I’m going to Nottingham Trent University to studying International Business with a language.

Chloe Callaghan

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