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Business for 16-19 year olds

Study business at Brighton MET

A business qualification can lead to hundreds of career options, giving you the edge when applying for jobs or university. Our courses for 16-19 year olds run from Level 1 to Level 3, so no matter what stage you’re currently at with your education or training, you can expect to gain the skills and confidence you need to succeed in your chosen field.

What you will study will depend on what level you are at, but you can expect to learn how to start work in business, retail and administration as well as exploring the many aspects of business including; strategy, communications, marketing, accounting, business ethics and event/project management.


Available courses

  • Business - LASER Level 1 Certificate

    You will gain an understanding of working with children, young people and adults, alongside preparing for further learning or training through excellent help and support from experienced tutors and teaching assistants.

    • Course type: Pathways
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Business and Enterprise - BTEC First Certificate in Business Level 2

    This course gives you the skills to work in a business environment or study business further.

    • Course type: Full-time
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Business and Enterprise - BTEC Extended Diploma in Business Level 3 Year 2

    This second year will further develop your business skills and complete the two-year diploma.

    • Course type: International
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Business and Enterprise - BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Business Level 3 Year 1 (Sep)

    This course is the first of a two year diploma that will give you the skills to work in a business environment or study further.

    • Course type: International
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Higher Education - HND Business

    This course will help you develop your understanding of business theories and how they can be linked to business practice. It will give you the skills and confidence to make your entrepreneurial ideas work more successfully in the real world.

    • Course type: International
    • Duration: 2 Years
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration

    This apprenticeship provides learners with an excellent foundation for a career in administration The framework is designed to meet the skills needs of employers by attracting new talent into a career in business and administration and help to up-sk...

    • Course type: Apprenticeships
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Catering and Professional Chefs

    This apprenticeship introduces apprentices to the core skills needed when working in professional cookery. Apprentices will cover key areas of catering requirements such as teamwork, food safety and hygiene.

    • Course type: Apprenticeships
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Customer Service

    This apprenticeship covers all areas of customer service, covering skills development in communication, queries and meeting customer needs.

    • Course type: Apprenticeships
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Sales & Telesales

    This qualification is an introduction to sales including the sales process, sales theory, techniques and targets.

    • Course type: Apprenticeships
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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Why choose Brighton MET?

At Brighton MET we offer a variety of full-time courses for 16-19 year olds across two campuses. We teach technical and professional skills and provide practical industry-focused experience. This is a great way to study and equips you with the key skills needed to progress into employment or to go on to study at University.

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