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Foundation in Business

During semester 1, learners will be studying the Business Administration qualification which is aimed at learners who may be new to working within a business and administration role and wish to improve their knowledge and understanding of the topics it covers. It is designed for learners who work in a variety of work environments and sectors.
In semester 2, the Customer Service qualification will prepare learners for employment and support learners who deal, or intend to deal, with customers on a daily basis as part of their job role. It will covers topics such as dealing with customer requests, communication skills and make telephone calls to customers.

Upon completion of the programme you can further develop your business knowledge by progressing to study Level 2 Intermediate Business at South Devon College.

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What will I learn?

“I had heard a lot of good things about South Devon College and I didn’t want to travel far, also I wanted a change from the school environment to feel part of something bigger and better. I’ve learnt different aspects of business which I will need for the future.”Serena Gardner

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 Campus – The South West Energy Centre

This course is available at the South West Energy Centre.

Home to our Business Academy and plumbing and electrical provision, just a short walk from Vantage Point. You can also enjoy refreshments at the on-site Solar Café.

White Rock,
Long Road,

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Level 2Intermediate Business

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We offer a supportive learning environment for all students including free or discounted travel options, financial support, an exclusive Job Shop service enabling you to find part time jobs while you study, personalised learning programmes and careers advice.

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