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6 LESSONS  
£239.99 £179.99
The Better Trading Award is designed to help individuals and the smaller business to demonstrate that they follow good practice. This means you can assure your customers, suppliers and employees that your dealings with them will be based upon a sound knowledge of current legislation and professional standards.  The award is aimed at proprietors and staff of ... full details
8 LESSONS  
£349.99 £262.49
About the Level 3 Business Skills Certificate Business skills are not limited to use only in the business worlds, but they can be applied in many other situations. Some of the skills this course teaches like project management and planning, communication, presentations and public speaking, social skills and approaches to learning are essential life aids for anyone from ... full details
20 LESSONS  
£399.99 £299.99
About the Level 3 Business Studies Certificate No matter what your interests or abilities are, you can probably turn them into a business venture. That is, if you have the skills, knowledge and determination to create your own business. Good business skills are irreplaceable and can be used to work in already established businesses, or to create your own. If you believe you... full details
6 LESSONS  
£319.99 £239.99
E-business is a term that is used broadly for the act of doing business using the Internet and other electronic means. This might involve the integration of systems, processes, organisations, value chains and entire markets. In this course you will learn to assess the strategic impact of e-business on organisations and to formulate, cost and implement strategic ... full details
4 LESSONS  
£269.99 £202.49
In this course we explore the characteristics of e-business, focusing on, e-business applications in business processes and communications, e-business models, in particular e-marketplaces and then e-business technologies. full details
5 LESSONS  
£359.99 £269.99
About the Level 3 Executive Office Skills Certificate In any given office, there are a number of systems and procedures in place to make sure things run smoothly. However, understanding and implementing these systems takes hard work and a wealth of relevant corporate knowledge. This course has been specifically designed to equip office staff with the skills they need to ... full details
7 LESSONS  
£239.99 £179.99
Franchising is neither an industry nor a business. It is a practical concept for the effective distribution of profits and/or services. Recently this way of doing business has become increasingly popular. This is because franchising combines the positive qualities of large organisations with those of small businesses. We can define this as fusing the commitment and ... full details
3 LESSONS  
£199.99 £149.99
The issues and concerns raised throughout this course are becoming increasingly pertinent to all organisations who must be more aware of the far-reaching effects of their business activities. It is no longer possible for an organisation to pursue a course of action where the social and environmental effects go unnoticed. A firm must have a social conscience and satisfy the ... full details
7 LESSONS  
£299.99 £224.99
Although statistics can seem quite daunting, they are simply a way of summarising information and, as such, are useful in many aspects of life. This unit is designed to introduce you to the use of inferential statistics in research. Inferential statistics seek to infer whether the findings from a study can be applied to the larger population. In this course you will ... full details
6 LESSONS  
£299.99 £224.99
The aim of this course is to provide you with an insight into the theories of international trade and investment and the practice of firms operating across international borders. The internationalisation of national economies and business operations, and other international aspects of society have become a major development in the late twentieth century and have ... full details
4 LESSONS  
£309.99 £232.49
International Business Strategy draws together and applies ideas from many of the disciplines and fields of study which contribute to a broad understanding of business. Some of the ideas may already be familiar to students who have previously studied courses in marketing, economics, management theory or organizational behaviour. Crucially though, through an understanding... full details
5 LESSONS  
£429.99 £322.49
About the Level 4 Professional Business Development Certificate When developing a business, it is important that you understand how each area of that specific business works. It is also vital that you possess the correct leadership and management abilities you need to motivate your workforce. This professional business development course has been designed to equip you ... full details
4 LESSONS  
£269.99 £202.49
This course is designed for people starting-up in a wide variety of business sectors and sizes, together with voluntary sector organisations. People not currently in work but seeking to start a business will find the programme of particular value. The course is most suitable for people wishing to enhance their business skills and develop a business start up plan, prior to ... full details
5 LESSONS  
£199.99 £149.99
About the Level 2 Business Operations Certificate There are many things to think about when managing a small business. Business managers must be highly organised, sharp minded and critically aware of what’s going on under their control. This distance learning course has been designed to teach aspiring business managers everything they need to know about business ... full details
3 LESSONS  
£269.99 £202.49
About the Level 2 Business Marketing Certificate Advertising, promotions, public relations and sales are all elements of a successful business marketing strategy. Marketing is a core element of any business, and although many people may not think it, an effective marketing strategy can make the difference between business success and business failure. This distance learning... full details
13 LESSONS  
£2,099.99 £1,574.99
The NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration RQF Qualification (601/3965/1) is a job ready qualification that prepares learners for work in a specific industry. The course is designed to give you the knowledge and skills you will need to work in a business administration role and to develop your expertise within the role in areas such as business communication, ... full details
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4 LESSONS  
£269.99 £202.49
In 1990 the concept of the environmental management system (EMS) was new to many organisations. However, it has subsequently developed very rapidly, becoming the subject of a number of international standards and schemes. The first national environmental management standard, BS7750, was published in 1992 and the European Union (or Community as it was then called) adopted ... full details
10 LESSONS  
£329.99 £247.49
One of the features of business economy in most developed countries in the world, since the Second World War, has been the increase in size of business units. This process has tended to accelerate in recent years, with the mergers and take-overs that have taken place in order to produce economies of scale and ability to compete on an international level. In consequence, ... full details
6 LESSONS  
£349.99 £262.49
For those involved in business, particularly for those in managerial positions, the ability to make effective decisions or to contribute to the decision-making process is of vital importance. The ability to use mathematical techniques is becoming an increasingly important part of the manager's "tool kit", especially as low cost and more powerful information... full details
10 LESSONS  
£359.99 £269.99
About the Level 4 Business Economics Certificate The principles of scarcity and demand underlie the social science of business economics. Current theory and models are practically applied to analyse the relationship between firms and capital, labour, markets and the financial system. Economics in business will explain challenges that companies face in a new market, how ... full details
7 LESSONS  
£359.99 £269.99
What is economics about? Economics is the problem of using the available resources as efficiently as possible so as to achieve the maximum fulfilment of society's unlimited demand for goods and services. The ultimate purpose of economic endeavour is to satisfy human wants for goods and services. The problem is that whereas wants are virtually without limit, the ... full details
9 LESSONS  
£349.99 £262.49
This course presents an introductory over-view of the study of business organisations. The course examines business organisations in terms of their missions and values, their structures and cultures and the key organisational processes which underpin business activity. Although organisations are essentially unique, they also share common features which are explored in ... full details
5 LESSONS  
£349.99 £262.49
About the Level 4 Business Law Certificate Businesses follow the law. In order to setup or operate a business you would need some basic knowledge of the laws that apply to the country where you run a commercial activity. Owners, managers, or any other business professionals need a basic understanding of the legal landscape to make better decisions. This course is about the ... full details
7 LESSONS  
£359.99 £269.99
The Business Lifestyle Skills Diploma course is ideal for anyone involved in running a business or anyone who is hoping to set-up his or her own business. The areas covered in this course are also fundamental to your everyday life whether you are applying for a job, writing a letter to apply for a grant or a mortgage or working out your personal finances on your ... full details
4 LESSONS  
£309.99 £232.49
About the Level 2 Business Management Certificate Managing a business involves controlling and overseeing lots of different elements. This can be difficult, especially if it is your first venture into business management. This distance learning business management course aims to prepare the students of Stonebridge College for the challenges and complexities of the business ... full details
6 LESSONS  
£369.99 £277.49
Business Management can be defined as the process of leading and directing all or part of an organisation, through the deployment and manipulation of resources (human, financial, material, intellectual or intangible). Managers must also measure the performance of the organisation on a regular basis, review business strategies and plans, and ensure the appropriate actions... full details
30 LESSONS  
£329.99 £247.49
This programme is designed for people seeking to understand and apply the Information Technology a businesses. The course is particularly suited to staff and managers who wish to consider the best use of IT, specify equipment and software, and implement good-housekeeping measures. At the end of the course you will be able to: Define what business tasks a personal ... full details

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