Overview Course Details Locations More information Print this page
«Back to course listing
Extended Business

People are at the heart of every business. Whether big or small, whatever product or service they sell, businesses need skilled, motivated, and driven people who can make a difference. If you want to be a success in the boardroom, then this is the course for you. This qualification comprises of the Level 3 BTEC Extended Certificate in Business. It will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills that will allow you to gain business sector experience that will prepare you for further study or training.
You will learn through both theory and practical sessions, ensuring everything you learn can be related to real-life examples and experience. You’ll be taught by professionals with years of business experience, across a range of fields and sectors, who still have connections to the industry today.

Upon completion of the programme you can progress onto year two and top up to the Level 3 BTEC Diploma, which meets entry requirements in its own right for those who wish to progress to higher education courses in business areas before entering employment.

Progression is offered on to the foundation degree in Business and Management at University Centre South Devon.

Course details
Entry Requirements
What will I learn?

"When I attended an Open Evening at the University Centre South Devon I was initially unsure which direction I wanted to take.  When I spoke to a tutor about my goals, strengths and weaknesses, they guided me to a degree in business and management and I never looked back."Charlotte McGowan

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

South Devon College,
Long Road,
Paignton,
TQ4 7EJ

Have you considered...

We have courses to suit everyone so if you haven’t found exactly what you’re looking for yet, we recommend you take a look at the following courses. We’ve selected these for you based on your interests.

Level 3Advanced Business

Level 2Intermediate Business

Travel support

Our unique travel pass offers 24/7 unlimited travel, giving you the independence and freedom to study, work, socialise and explore!

Employment support

We offer a free service exclusive to South Devon College students, delivered in partnership with local employers, providing access to new employment opportunities in the local area.

College life

If you want to be treated like an adult during your education, in state-of-the-art facilities, getting the support you deserve, then College is for you.