Certificate in Business Enterprise L2 - Auckland Academy

Auckland Academy · Full Time · Business · Bishop Auckland Campus

Start Date:
30 August 2022
Cost or fee remission information
Level 2
Taught at:
Bishop Auckland Campus

Course overview

This is a completely new and unique offer that is only available through Auckland Academy and Bishop Auckland College.

Do you have an interest in Art, History, Business, Events, Customer Service, Retail, Travel & Tourism, Hospitality or Catering?

These are just a few of the career paths that will be available. The developments that are taking place in Bishop Auckland through The Auckland Project (TAP) and Kynren are world class, and the people that work in the various different parts of the organisation, whether as employees or volunteers, will also need to be world class. Is that you? As well as studying a qualification covering a range of practical topics in college, you will spend two days a week on work placement in the various parts of TAP and other local businesses.

Course requirements

Minimum 4 GCSE’s at grades 3 - 2 (D - E) or equivalent, including a D in Maths and English, or a Level 1 qualification in a relevant subject area.

What will I do?

The course will cover key topics including:

  • The Business Enterprise Environment
  • Researching a Concept for a New or Revised Product or Service
  • Promoting and Financing an Enterprise Idea
  • Planning and Pitching an Enterprise Idea

Enterprising employees are the key to successful businesses, they are the ones that come up with ideas and initiatives that help business grow and become successful.

As part of this course the Auckland Project and other local employers will offer coaching, mentoring and interview preparation supporting you to get ahead of the competition in the jobs market.

Progression after this course would be into an apprenticeship, full time employment or further study at a higher level.

Your work placement will include a carousel of five different opportunities which could be in the Castle, the Mining Art Gallery, the Tower, Kynren or other local employers. You will get first hand experience of being involved in the exciting regeneration projects that are happening in the area. The course will be an exciting and varied programme of learning and work experience that will include a broad range of interesting and fun topics that you will be able to see in practice in your work placement. You will learn about the exciting plans for Bishop Auckland and the regeneration of the local area as well as understanding where the employment opportunities of the future will be.

What will it give me?

Level 2 Technical Certificate in Business Enterprise (one year)

Materials needed

Basic stationery.

What next?

If you would like to apply, please click the "Apply Now" section below and follow the steps. Thank you!

Need to know more? Enquire about this course.