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Business Extended Certification (Vocational) at Haileybury Turnford School

Course description

The BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Business aims to look at the questions arising in business and how decisions are made in business. The new Edexcel syllabus covers 4 units which are assessed both internally and externally during the two years of the course.


1) Exploring business

2) Developing a marketing campaign

3) Personal and business finance

4) Recruitment and selection process

The learning programme covers the following content areas:

·Business environments



·Human resources

In addition, the course is designed to develop employability skills such as:

·cognitive and problem -solving skills

·intrapersonal skills

·interpersonal skills

Entry requirements

You will need a minimum of 5 A*-C grades at GCSE including English (Level 4).

Future opportunities

The Extended Certificate is for learners who are interested in learning about the business sector alongside other fields of study, with a view to progressing to a wide range of higher education courses, not necessarily in business - related subjects. It is designed to be taken as part of a programme of study that includes other appropriate BTEC Nationals or A Levels. The qualification carries UCAS points and is recognised by higher education providers as contributing to meeting admission requirements for many courses if taken alongside other qualifications as part of a two-year programme of earning. It will support entry to many higher education courses, depending on the other qualifications learners have taken. The qualification can also support progression to employment directly, or via an Apprenticeship.


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Haileybury Turnford School directly.

Last updated date: 18 October 2017
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