BTEC Level 2 First Ext Certificate in Business

  • Course type: BTEC Level 2 Certificate
  • Awarding/exam body: Pearson



This one year full time course will provide you with a broad educational base for a range of business careers. It will also give you the qualifications you need to progress to further education.

The BTEC Level 2 First Extended Certificate in Business is made up of 2 core units and 1 mandatory unit with 9 optional specialist units.

  • Course units...


    Unit 1: Enterprise in the Business World

    Unit 2: Finance for Business externally assessed Mandatory Unit

    Unit 9: Principles of Marketing externally assessed



    Unit 3: Promoting a Brand

    Unit 4: Principles of Customer Service

    Unit 5: Sales and Personal Selling

    Unit 6: Introducing Retail Business

    Unit 7: Providing Business Support

    Unit 8: Recruitment, Selection and Employment

    Unit 10: Using Business Documentation

    Unit 11: Building Successful Business Teams

    Unit 16: Enhancing the Customer Experience

  • Course assessment...

    This course includes two core units of which 1 is one mandatory unit which is externally assessed. The remaining optional specialist units are internally assessed.

    Evidence for assessment can be generated through a range of activities, including portfolio-based assessment, role play, practical performance and verbal presentations.

  • This course can lead to...

    An overall course grade Distinction, which is equal to 4 GCSE grades at A, will enable you to progress to a higher qualification such as BTEC Level 3 Ext Diploma in Business, or to enter employment.

  • Entry requirements...

    Programme Entry Requirements

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