Business

Are you looking for the skills you need for a successful career in business? Our team of business and accounting lecturers has a wealth of industry expertise and modern business, management, marketing, and accounting practice. With their support, you will develop a true understanding of what it takes to become an effective business professional in a real life business setting. As part of our courses, you will also have the opportunity to take part in external visits and team building activities, attend business seminars and hear from guest speakers, all of which will give you an excellent grounding to kick start a career in business.

“I enjoyed studying Business at GCSE’s compared to all the other subjects I took, and wanted to pursue a future in Business as it is something I have always been interested in. The course that was being offered really interested me as it looked into parts of Business in different units throughout the year, I also liked the fact there were no exams involved. At College they also offer work experience to give you the chance to experience the particular area you would like to explore a future in. The Business course also goes on a trip to London, when I went we visited the VIP personal shopper of Selfridges as well as watched a West End show. I would like to study Marketing at University when I have completed College, or take up an apprenticeship with BAE Systems that is offered through College.”
Francesca Carter
Business Level 3
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Business @ Kendal College

Students will learn from a team of tutors who have a wide range of experience with organisations all around the world. Marketing, human resources, finance, law, customer relations, planning and enterprise are just some of the units covered, and will provide students with an excellent foundation of knowledge to help them develop a broad understanding of business. The business environment changes minute by minute so we always incorporate success stories and failures into our study programmes to give students real life case study examples to enhance their understanding. Our courses will help students develop the skills, knowledge and understanding of business functions, environments, and operations in a practical way that is relevant to today’s work environment.

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Why Study at Kendal College

Kendal College’s reputation, expertise and modern facilities will ensure that you have an excellent learning experience. Our students work closely in a bright and inspiring environment and are well supported by our industry professional tutors. The College has developed excellent relationships with local business owners as well as organisations like the Chamber of Commerce. These links provide students with valuable opportunities to work with real life businesses and receive expert advice and up to the minute training from key industry professionals.

What Can You Do After the Course?

Many of our students progress to university or higher level study to undertake a business related or accountancy degree, or onto specialist professional courses to obtain accountancy or marketing qualifications. Some move straight into employment or secure apprenticeship or management trainee opportunities in the business environment with a variety of national companies. These courses open up an abundance of job and entrepreneurial opportunities from entering into Finance & Accounting, Human Resources & Personnel or Marketing & Advertising.

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