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Business

OUR COURSES PROVIDE THE PERFECT PLATFORM TO REACH YOUR GOALS.

Offered at

North Notts College

Gain key skills to start a career in the business sector within finance, customer service, HR and digital marketing.

You will learn how to present and pitch ideas, plan a budget and manage finances, how to work in a group and also benefit from visits to local businesses.

Our business courses provide you with an understanding of core business areas enabling you to gain important employability skills in communication, teamwork, research and time management. 

On our Business course, you will: 

  • Be taught by our experienced team of professionals 
  • Have the opportunity to gain practical work experience with local companies
  • Benefit from industry-based guest speakers
  • Take part in visits to a range of different businesses and enterprises 

Every organisation relies on business, management and finance expertise, which means you have a broad range of career opportunities to explore.

Following completion of one of our courses you could go into business management, office management, human resources, business and financial planning, marketing and customer service plus much more.

Your Pathways

  • Level 1

    Vocational Studies (Health, Fitness and Business)

  • Level 2

    Business

  • Level 3

    Business

    Business Apprenticeship

  • Level 4/5

    Foundation Degree in Tourism and Hospitality Management

  • Level 5

    Apprenticeship Business (Departmental Operations Manager – all sites)

  • Level 6

    BA (Hons) Degree in Business and Management

    Apprenticeship Business (Chartered Management Institute – UCR)

BY 2025 THERE ARE EXPECTED TO BE 26,737 JOBS IN BUSINESS IN SOUTH YORKSHIRE.

EMSI 2021

FUTURE CAREERS IN BUSINESS

The business sector is ideal if you enjoy working in a fast-paced, exciting environment and have a passion for new opportunities.

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HR Officer

Average salary - £24,200*

Human Resources (HR) Officers hire employees, help develop their careers and look after employee relations, benefits and welfare.

Day-to-day tasks:

Assisting with recruiting new employees, keeping employee records updated, organising training and development for employees, promoting equality and health and safety and advising on pay negotiations and employment law.**

Working environments:

Office settings or from home.

*EMSI 2021 **nationalcareers.service.gov.uk

Marketing Manager

Average salary - £29,900*

Marketing Managers review company marketing activity and plan and develop product promotion, brand management and integrated communications marketing plans.

Day-to-day tasks:

Create marketing and social media strategies, manage a team of marketing employees, plan and manage the launch of new products and services, set budgets and timelines, oversee campaign content and communications, organise and attend events and create reports.**

Working environments:

Office settings or at a client’s business.

*EMSI 2021 **nationalcareers.service.gov.uk

In-demand skills that commonly appear in job descriptions for roles within the business sector include*:

  • Communication
  • Management
  • Sales
  • Customer Service
  • Detail Orientated

What our students say

“I definitely feel that the apprenticeship is preparing me for my future career. I’ve become very confident and comfortable in my role. The support I’ve received from people in the team has been brilliant and they’ve prepared me to work fulltime in the workplace”

Stacey McCallum Business Administration Apprenticeship

“The Business course at North Notts College is a perfect fit for me as it replicates the real working world with assignment and group based learning.”

Harvi Moss
Harvi Moss Level 3 Business
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