Business | LASER Progression Certificate in Business & Travel | Level 2

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Course Code: FE0762-1C Course Type: 16+ college (full-time) Campus: Broadwater Campus Entry requirements: At least three GCSEs at grade 3 or above, including English and maths Qualification: LASER Progression Certificate in Business & Travel Level 2 Awarding Body: Laser

Why this course?

On this unique course, you’ll study a combination of topics across business and travel, providing you with a range of digital skills, practical skills and theoretical knowledge for a career in business or the tourism sector. You’ll learn about enterprise, finance, marketing, customer service, team building and the UK tourism industry.

  • Industry-experienced teaching staff
  • Engaging guest speakers
  • Practical real-world projects and work
  • experience placements
  • Presentations, talks and trips

Start dates

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Entry requirements

At least three GCSEs at grade 3 (D/E) or above, including English and maths.

If you do not have the above grades, you can start on the Level 1 course, which is a combined qualification covering Business, Travel and Tourism.

Entry requirements

Course contents

  • Enterprise project
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • UK tourism industry
  • Customer service
  • Team work

Why this course?

Our industry experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise. They are committed to helping you attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims.

You will have the opportunity to learn from engaging guest speakers and gain practical experience through placements and trips.  

In addition:

  • Practical, real-world projects
  • Industry-standard software and applications
  • Digital learning materials



  • Assessment
    • Written assignments
    • Presentations
    • Formal talks
    • Controlled assessments
    • Exams

What's next?

On successful completion of the Level 2 course, you can progress to Level 3 in Business or Travel and Tourism.



Future careers

There are a wide range of opportunities you can pursue after studying business. 

You could go on to gain a role in a small or large organisation, start your own business or become a specialist in a particular area such as: 

  • Marketing executive
  • Account manager
  • Customer service officer
  • Human resources executive
  • Entrepreneur
  • Tour Manager

Course fees

This course is free (you do not have to pay fees) if:

  • You are a UK citizen, hold EU Settlement Status or have a visa which could qualify you for home status.
  • AND you are under 19 on 31 August in the year you are studying. 

More funding options

If you are unemployed, in receipt of certain benefits or on a low wage, you may be eligible for a free course. 
To be eligible for a free course, you must meet the following criteria:
  • You will be aged 19+ when the course begins
  • AND you are in receipt of Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
  • OR you are receiving a means tested benefit, earning less than £617 per month (take home) if you are a sole claimant or £988 a month if you have a joint claim with your partner, and are completing the course to improve your employability
  • OR if you are working and earn less than £20,319 annual gross salary

You will need to provide evidence and sign a declaration when you enrol

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Course costs

All 16+ (full-time) courses are free to UK citizens, those who hold EU Settlement Status or have a visa which could qualify them for home status, AND are under 19 years old on the 31 August of the year of entry. If you are 19+ and interested in studying this course, you can find out more about costs and financial support in the link below.

19+ fees

How to apply

We accept applications throughout the year, allowing you to apply up until the course starts.

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