Our Business and Accounts courses are broad qualifications that can lead into a huge range of career paths in many business areas such as: human resources, marketing, accounting, retail and sales.
Our work-related courses combine a mixture of lectures, practical sessions and industry talks and trips to give you in-depth knowledge of your chosen subject. You’ll be learning in our brand new City Hub and you’ll develop skills to kick-start your future career.
Work experience opportunities will help you to achieve successful employment when you complete your course.
That’s not all – our tutors also have lots of industry experience, so they are the right people to help prepare you for a successful career in business.
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We offer a range of business and administration courses at Nottingham College, ranging from beginners to university level.
There is no better time to start developing the skills that could lead to exciting careers all over the world.
Whatever your ambition we can help you along your way. Our business courses are a great introduction to the corporate world and cover many of the elements which you may want to pursue as a specialist later; such as finance, sales, marketing and strategy.
- The number of financial and accounting jobs will increase by approximately 1% by 2020.
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This course is suitable for people wishing to start/progress to an accounting career.
Whether you’re looking for your first job in accountancy, or simply want to enhance your existing accounting skills, AAT will give you the training you need.
Take your accountancy skills to the next level with this well-respected professional qualification.
This course is perfect if you’d like a good grounding in studying aspects of business to prepare you for university-level study.
This course is perfect if you’re looking for a career-related (vocational) competency-based course that will equip you with the advanced skills and knowledge you’ll need to work in an office environment.
This course is perfect if you’re looking for a competency-based vocational course that will equip you with the advanced skills and knowledge that are needed for employment in an office environment.
These online bookkeeping resources have been developed to prepare you for complex accounting tasks, including advanced double entry bookkeeping, and acquisition and disposal of non-current assets.
This course is ideal for new, aspiring or practicing team leaders or supervisors.
The aim of the qualification is to provide you with an introduction to book-keeping practices and to process source documents that underpin accurate record keeping.
The aim of the qualification is to further develop the introductory book-keeping practices and processes studied at level one.
These online AAT resources have been developed to prepare you for recording financial transactions using double entry bookkeeping, reconciling a bank statement to the cash book, journal adjustments and basic costing principles.
These online learning resources have been developed to prepare you for processing customer transactions, processing supplier transactions, and processing receipts and payments.
This course is perfect if you’d like to take the first steps towards a career in business, by developing a range of skills across different areas of the workplace.
This course is perfect if you’re looking for a career in the world of business and want an overview of some of the vast options available. It will equip you with work-related practical skills to get your foot on the…
This course is perfect if you would like to learn practical, work-related skills that are based on realistic workplace situations and become fully prepared for the business world.
This course is perfect if you’re looking for a first step in general business and administration and you’re looking for a blend of practical and business theory skills to help you progress.
Are you looking to complete some conflict management training? This course aims to give you the knowledge and understanding to manage conflict in many forms, as well as learning how to best positively support individuals – an essential skill in…
This course is perfect if you’re looking for a career in the exciting and fast-moving world of digital marketing.
Are you interested in studying one of our online leadership courses? This course aims to give you the knowledge needed to understand discipline in the workplace, including tribunals, grievances and disciplinary procedures.
These online learning resources have been developed to prepare you for using the cost recording system within an organisation, using cost recording techniques and providing information on actual and budgeted costs and income.
These online learning resources have been developed to enable you to understand the need to act ethically, recognise how to act ethically in an accounting role and identify the appropriate action to take in relation to unethical behaviour.
These online learning resources have been developed to prepare learners for complex accounting tasks including advanced double-entry bookkeeping, and acquisition and disposal of non-current assets.
These online learning resources have been developed to prepare you for applying VAT legislation, completing VAT returns, and reporting VAT related information within an organisation.
This course aims to provide you with knowledge of the induction process for new staff. It is ideal for anyone who is or is aspiring to become a line manager.
This course is perfect if you want to develop valuable skills and knowledge across IT and general business, so you can go on to further study or even a job in IT or business.
This course aims to give you the knowledge needed to understand how to lead and motivate a team, through effective communication, motivation and individual and team development.
This course will equip learners with a detailed understanding of the lean management system and how to implement business improvement techniques and employ effective team work in a business.
These online learning resources have been developed to prepare you to apply techniques required for dealing with costs, analyse and review deviations from budget, and apply management accounting techniques to support decision making.
This short, auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge you need to understand the core skills required to deal with management responsibilities and to develop as a leader.
This short, auto-marked programme will build your knowledge of the core skills needed to manage performance and underperformance and to give feedback in the workplace.
This short, auto-marked programme will build your knowledge of the core skills needed to plan projects and to monitor and manage performance.
In this qualification you will gain the knowledge is required to work in a range of environments in a business administration role.
This qualification is designed to provide you with the knowledge and understanding required to successfully lead a team.
This short, auto-marked programme will build your knowledge of how to define, investigate and analyse problems and how to evaluate your options.
These online resources have been developed to prepare you for using spreadsheet software to organise data, using relevant tools to manipulate and analyse data, using software tools to verify accuracy and using techniques to prepare and report accounting information.
This short, auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge you need to deal with management responsibilities and to develop as a leader.
Our Synoptic Assessment Preparation Online Revision Resource contains everything you need to fully prepare for the Foundation Synoptic Assessment (FSYA).
These all-inclusive online revision resources will help to recap on the key areas of Units 1 to 4 of the Advanced Diploma.
This short, auto-marked programme will develop your understanding of leadership styles and qualities, providing you with the core skills needed to progress as an effective leader.
These online learning resources have been developed to enable you to understand the finance function within an organisation, use personal skills development in finance, produce work effectively and understand corporate social responsibility.
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