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Skills for Enterprise Level 2 at Colchester Institute

Course description

The Skills for Enterprise course is aimed at 16 – 18 year olds who are not in training or employment and wish to gain a range of level 2 qualifications. The course is designed to provide students with the knowledge of enterprise skills and how they can be developed to plan for their own business or social enterprise. Students will plan and carry out an enterprise project which will enable them to develop a range of skills and attitudes essential for successful performance in working life.

The course includes decision making, planning through project work, managing risk and evaluating, working as a team to develop ideas.

Course content

Skills for Enterprise Units covered are:

  • Understand and Explore Enterprise Skills
  • Plan and Carry out an Enterprising Project
  • Evaluation of an Enterprise Project and Self Development
  • Functional Maths
  • Functional English

Entry requirements

Minimum of 2 GCSEs (grades A*- D) or completion of Skills to Succeed or relevant level 1 qualification and interview.

Future opportunities

You may progress directly into employment or start your own enterprise

Successful students may continue to full-time courses or Apprenticeships.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Colchester Institute directly.

Last updated date: 02 March 2016

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