This unit focusses on developing your communication skills and the ability to work individually and with others to achieve goals in a business environment.
The unit will provide you with a grounding in the practical aspects of business, with an emphasis on developing problem solving, researching and analytical skills and the use of quantitative information in business decision-making.
Successful completion of this unit can be used as credit against the HNC in Business and Management course delivered at Croydon College. This unit forms part of one of eight units delivered over one academic year.
The unit can also be used as a unique CPD opportunity to gain skills and knowledge of the business environment and how to communicate effectively as part of a team.
All programmes are open to Londoners who meet the following criteria:
- To be an active participant in the programme.
- To complete all of the workbooks funding paperwork and the accredited unit.
- To undertake a workbased project (will be supplied by us if you are currently not working)
- To participate in all the group online workshops and 1-2-1 coaching sessions.
Participation in this programme is completely free. It is fully funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) and the Greater London Authority (GLA).
Additional support for travel to and from places of study and other expenses will vary depending on the provider and the support they are able to offer. These options will be discussed during your enrolment.
The part time programme typically takes 8 - 12weeks to complete
You cannot study more than one unit on the Aspire London Programme. However, upon completion of your programme, you’ll get advice and guidance from your Aspire Careers Coach about how and where you can continue to study, if this is the next step for you and your career progression. This could include a full Level 5 qualification.