Introduction to Business – Moving into work Level 2

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Aimed at supporting adults into employment by preparing them for the application and interview processes. In addition, learners will explore the different sectors, both public and private, and see how they operate and how they are structured. You will explore your own skills and qualities and how these will help you in the business workplace


Units / Modules

  • Digital Skills
  • Employability skills
  • How organisations operate
  • Develop your skills ready for the workplace
  • Working with numbers in a business environment
  • Perform simple business calculations
  • Begin to understand principles of sales and purchase

Benefits / Skills

Learners will gain an understanding of how different organisations operate across both public and private sectors. You will learn how to contribute effectively to the workplace, working with others. You will also learn how to manage their time effectively. Learners will develop skills to identify jobs that match their skills, abilities and experiences and improve their numeracy skills needed in the workplace. Learners will gain an understanding of the ways businesses process sales, complete purchases using the correct documentation and procedures used by the different business sectors.

Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above including English and maths * - Successful interview

Career Progression

Following successful completion of the course you can progress on to higher level courses within the business school (dependent on English and maths qualifications) including The Business knowledge and skills part time course at level 2/3.

What are the job opportunities?

Completion of this qualification can lead to employment in the following roles:

  • Data Entry Clerk
  • Administration Assistant
  • Receptionist
  • Retail Assistant

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Course Details


Part-time course over 12 weeks

Study Type

Full time

Course Code


Course Facts

Trips and Opportunities

This course will give you the opportunity to study at the state-of-the-art Printworks Campus

Labour Market

This qualification will prepare you for working in various job roles in different business sectors


This course is taught one day a week for 12 weeks

School of Business
Leeds City College
Leeds City College