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Business and Travel with ESOL Support - BTEC Level 1 Certificate at West Thames College

Course description

Foundation Learning courses are designed to give you the skills to progress to Level 2. This course is for students whose first language is not English and is ideal for those progressing from an ESOL 16-18 course.

Course content

You will study:

  • Managing your health
  • Working in business administration
  • Recording business transactions
  • Planning for and taking part in a visit
  • Planning for a job in Travel and Tourism.

You will also work towards an ESOL and Maths qualification

Your course will include trips and visits.

Entry requirements

You should have a pass at ESOL Entry 3 or equivalent. You will have an assessment and an interview.

If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email


All vocational units are assessed through practical assignments which are graded and an overall qualification grade calculated from the unit grades.

Financial information

This course is free for students aged 16-18.

Future opportunities

If you successfully complete all the modules you can progress to a Level 2 course, such as the BTEC Level 2 First Extended Certificate / BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Business or Level 2 NCFE in Business Administration.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

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How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 02 August 2017
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