Are you considering a career in business? Does the hustle and bustle of a busy business environment get your heart racing? Then take advantage of that excitement and develop the essential skills you need to work successfully in any business setting. Our Level 3 Business Diploma opens your eyes to the business world, expanding your knowledge of culture, responsibilities, and problem-solving. Ideal for people from all backgrounds, whether you’re working in a business setting, looking to progress into further study, or you’re focused on a vocational pathway. You’ll gain the transferable skills for business all employers want.
Develop the essential skills you need to work successfully in any business environment or setting.
This course is a formally recognised RQF qualification and is recognised throughout the UK, Europe and beyond.
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Get as much help and support as you want from your personal course tutor via email and phone.
NCFE are a national awarding organisation, passionate about designing, developing, and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards.
It takes around 600 hours to complete this course which is about an hour and a half of studying per day.
Our course is delivered via dynamic paper-based materials for a engaging learning experience. There may be online learning opportunities to improve your research and your learning, such as videos, e-books, and online quizzes.
You have up to a year to complete this course and we have included a suggested number of study hours. This is usually ample time for learners, even with full-time jobs and other commitments. Don’t worry if you go over the year though, we can organise an extension to your course for an additional fee, which also extends your tutor support.
Throughout this course, you will be expected to complete assignments, essays, research projects, presentations, video/audio recordings, and practical learning sessions to meet the requirements of your course. This information will be included in your study pack detailing exactly what you need to do to accomplish your goals as a student.
At the end of this course, successful learners will receive a NCFE Qualification and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course). You can read more about NCFE here. Tens of thousands of people each year further their education with an NCFE award.
Official Qualification Title - NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Skills for Business
Difficulty - Level 3
Entry requirements - There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.
Minimum Enrolment Age - 16 years
UCAS Points - 56
Credits - 60
Discover how to support sustainability in a business environment, understanding why businesses work in a sustainable way and how technology can be used to help this. You’ll gain knowledge of diversity in the workplace, including the legal and organisational guidelines that exist to govern diversity in the workplace. Additionally, you’ll explore how to maintain security and confidentiality in the workplace.
Develop a variety of effective customer service skills, such as exceeding customer expectations by going the extra mile, delivering an efficient service to a wide range of customers, as well as monitoring and reviewing customer service.
Gain knowledge of different documents and formats that can be used to present information. You’ll also learn to research content for and produce a range of documents which meet varying requirements.
Learn how to identify solutions to business problems, develop problem-solving plans, and then solve these problems. You’ll also evaluate the success of such a plan to ensure the method chosen is the most productive option.
Master the importance of written and verbal communication skills. You’ll evaluate communication within a business environment, summarising positive and negative points of a communication and developing a plan to improve your communication skills.
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You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.
You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start. However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.
We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for the specified duration of your course.
You will receive everything you need to complete this course within the study pack we send to you.
No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.
No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.
Most students finish comfortably within the course duration period given. However, if you do need more time, your personal tutor support can be extended for an additional fee.
That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).