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Busi­ness and Accounts

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. 

You can down­load a course or appren­tice­ship guide here.

Levels

We offer a range of business and administration courses at Nottingham College, ranging from beginners to university level.

Careers in Business and Administration

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.

Did you know?

  • The number of financial and accounting jobs will increase by approximately 1% by 2020.

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A Level Business

Whether you hope to one day be Chief Executive of a multi-national company or you’re looking for an A Level that will give you a great understanding of how the world works, Business Studies is a great option.

A Level Economics

Economics affects everything around us, from the price we pay for a loaf of bread to the likelihood of people we know being in work.

AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting (Level 3) - Part-time

This course is suitable for people wishing to start/progress to an accounting career.

AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting (Level 2) - Part-time

Whether you’re looking for your first job in accountancy, wanting to learn bookkeeping, or simply want to enhance your existing accounting skills, AAT will give you the training you need.

AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting (Online and On Campus) - Part-time

This AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) course is an entry-level accounting qualification, ideal for anyone who is seeking an introduction to basic accounting principles and skills.

AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting (Online and On Campus) - Part-time

This AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) advanced level course is a mid-level accounting qualification, ideal for anyone who is looking to advance their existing knowledge of accounting.

AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting (Level 4) - Part-time

Take your accountancy skills to the next level with this well-respected professional qualification.

Access to Higher Education: Business (19+) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you are aged 19+ and would like a good grounding in studying aspects of business to prepare you for university-level study.

Accounts/Finance Assistant - Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)

The AAT Accounting qualification gives you practical, internationally recognised finance and accountancy skills.

Advanced Bookkeeping - Level 3 Unit Resource and Revision Guide (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Assistant Accountant - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

This apprenticeship gives you practical, internationally recognised finance and accountancy skills.

Associate Project Manager - Higher Apprenticeship (Level 4)

If you want to further your career in project management then this Apprenticeship may be for you.

Award in Leadership and Team Skills (ILM Level 2 Award) - Part-time

This course is ideal for new, aspiring or practicing team leaders or supervisors.

Bookkeeping Controls - Level 2 Unit Resource and Revision Guide (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Bookkeeping Transactions - Level 2 Unit Resource and Revision Guide (CPD) - Online Learning

These online learning resources have been developed to prepare you for processing customer transactions, processing supplier transactions, and processing receipts and payments.

Business (Level 1 BTEC Introductory Diploma) - Full-time

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.

Business (Level 2 BTEC Extended Certificate) - Full-time

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…

Business (Level 3 BTEC National Extended Diploma) - Full-time

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.

Business Administrator - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

This qualification is ideal if you are a professional who wants to work in administrative support roles in public or private sector organisations, or if you want to improve your administrative and supervisory skills or gain employment in this area.

Business and Management BA (Hons) Degree (Level 6) - Full-time

If you're looking for a successful career in business, this course provides the knowledge, understanding and skills required, and is solid preparation for progression onto a top-up degree course.

Business Management Foundation Degree (Level 5) - Full-time

If you’re looking for a successful career in business, this course provides the knowledge, understanding and skills required and is solid preparation for progression onto a top-up degree course.

Business Management Foundation Degree (Level 5) - Part-time

If you’re looking for a successful career in business, this course provides the knowledge, understanding and skills required and is solid preparation for progression onto a top-up degree course.

Business Studies BA (Hons) Top-Up Degree (Level 6) - Full-time

If you already have a knowledge of business and are looking for a career at management level, you’ll build on your employability and business skills and have plenty of opportunity to see the principles of business management in practice.

Business Studies BA (Hons) Top-Up Degree (Level 6) - Part-time

If you already have a knowledge of business and are looking for a career at management level, you’ll build on your employability and business skills and have plenty of opportunity to see the principles of business management in practice.

Coaching and Mentoring in the Workplace (Level 2 - ESF Funded) - Online Learning

This course is ideal for employees that wish to develop their knowledge and skills in order to understand and undertake effective mentoring in a range of situations within the workplace.

Coaching Professional - Higher Apprenticeship (Level 5)

If you want to advance your career in coaching then this apprenticeship could be for you.

Conflict Management (CPD) - Online Learning

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…

Customer Service Practitioner - Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)

This Apprenticeship teaches you the skills to provide excellent Customer Service and can be applied to hundreds of job roles across many different sectors.

Customer Service Specialist - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

This Apprenticeship teaches you the skills to provide excellent customer service and can be applied to hundreds of job roles across many different sectors.

Digital Marketer - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

If you want a career using online and social media platforms to design, build and implement campaigns and drive customer sales then look no further.

Digital Marketing (Level 3 UAL Extended Diploma) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you’re looking for a career in the exciting and fast-moving world of digital marketing.

Digital Marketing for Creatives at 25 Stoney Street (Level 1) – Part-time

This course is perfect for any beginner who is interested in promoting and marketing themselves as an artist/designer/maker using social media.

Discipline in the Workplace (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Elements of Costing - Level 2 Unit Resource and Revision Guide (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Ethics for Accountants - Level 3 Unit Resource and Revision Guide (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Final Accounts Preparation - Level 3 Unit Resource and Revision Guide (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Financial Services Administrator - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

If you are looking for a career as an administrator working in the finance sector then this apprenticeship could be for you.

HR Support - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

This qualification is ideal if you are a professional who wants to work in administrative support roles in a human resources department handling day to day queries and providing human resources advice ranging from recruitment through to retirement.

Indirect Tax - Level 3 Unit Resource and Revision Guide (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Induction of New Staff (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Introduction to Digital Marketing (Level 2 - ESF Funded) - Online Learning

This course is ideal for employees that wish to develop their knowledge and skills in digital marketing, enabling them to create effective digital and social media strategies for their business.

IT and Business (BTEC Level 1 Introductory Certificate) - Full-time

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.

Leadership and Team Skills (ILM Level 2 Award - ESF Funded) - Online Learning

This course is ideal for new, aspiring or practicing team leaders or supervisors.

Leading and Motivating a Team (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Lean Organisation Management Techniques (TQUK Level 2 Certificate) - Online Learning

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.

Learning and Development Practitioner - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

If you would like a career as a Learning and Development Practitioner then this apprenticeship could be for you!

Management Accounting: Costing - Level 3 Unit Resource and Revision Guide (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Operations Management - Higher Apprenticeship (Level 5)

A Higher Apprenticeship is a great way to progress your careers in project and team management.

Organising and Delegating (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Performance Management (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Planning and Allocating Work (CPD) - Online Learning

This short, auto-marked programme will build your knowledge of the core skills needed to plan projects and to monitor and manage performance.

Principles of Business Administration (TQUK Level 2 Certificate) - Online Learning

In this qualification you will gain the knowledge is required to work in a range of environments in a business administration role.

Principles of Team Leading (TQUK Level 2 Certificate) - Online Learning

This qualification is designed to provide you with the knowledge and understanding required to successfully lead a team.

Professional Accountant - Higher Apprenticeship (Level 4)

This Higher Apprenticeship is a great way to progress your career in an accounting role.

Project Management (ILM Level 3 Award - ESF Funded) - Online Learning

This course provides an opportunity for employees working in an existing role that requires project management, or are aspiring to be, who want to develop their project management knowledge and skills to progress within their career.

School Business Professional - Higher Apprenticeship (Level 4)

Do you work in a school office and want to further your career? This apprenticeship will help you do just that!

Solving Problems and Making Decisions (CPD) - Online Learning

This short, auto-marked programme will build your knowledge of how to define, investigate and analyse problems and how to evaluate your options.

Spreadsheets for Accounting - Level 3 Unit Resource and Revision Guide (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Stress Management (CPD) - Online Learning

This short, auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge you need to deal with management responsibilities and to develop as a leader.

Synoptic Assessment Preparation - Level 2 Revision Resource (CPD) - Online Learning

Our Synoptic Assessment Preparation Online Revision Resource contains everything you need to fully prepare for the Foundation Synoptic Assessment (FSYA).

Synoptic Assessment Preparation - Level 3 Revision Resource (CPD) - Online Learning

These all-inclusive online revision resources will help to recap on the key areas of Units 1 to 4 of the Advanced Diploma.

Team Leader/Supervisor - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

At Nottingham College we offer a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Management, suitable for anyone over the age of 16 who is employed in a role in which management competencies can be developed and evidenced.

Understanding Leadership (CPD) - Online Learning

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.

Work Effectively in Finance - Level 2 Unit Resource and Revision Guide (CPD) - Online Learning

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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