Business Management Course (Level 1)
Course Level Level 1
Awarding Body ABC Awards
Study Method Online Learning
Course Duration 80 hrs
Entry Requirements There are no particular entry requirements
Start Date Ongoing
Pay in Full
Get £ 41.00 Discount when you pay in full.
Discounted Fee: £ 99
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Pay in Instalments
£ 20 Deposit & 12 payments of £ 10 / Month
Total Fee: £ 140
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Business Management Short Course

To master the basics of business management is to become an incredibly valuable professional asset.  Whether looking to begin your own business from scratch, pursue promotion in your current line of work or perhaps explore an entirely new career path, the right qualification really can make all the difference. Though practical experience counts for a great deal, elite management skills are built upon a foundation of strong theoretical knowledge and understanding.  The better you understand the mechanics of management in a business setting, the higher the likelihood of stepping into a management position.

Oxford Home Study College is proud to offer business management short course. This Level 1 business course short course online, is an accredited online course .  With no deadlines, no time restrictions and no strings attached whatsoever, you are free to study in your own time and at your own pace.  We provide all course materials, along with our comprehensive customer care package as standard.  No prior experience is required and enrolment is open throughout the year.

Over the course of three insightful units, you will be provided with a comprehensive introduction to contemporary business management, along with the roles and responsibilities fulfilled by working managers.  Course content also covers the management of business operations and general performance management, along with employee performance appraisals, staff deployment and an overview of key business reports. Enrol for one of our business management short course today.

Course Content

This business management short course online consists of the following three units:

Unit 1 - Introduction to Business Management

The first unit of the course provides candidates with a broad overview of modern business management, discussing the key roles and responsibilities fulfilled by the management team.  Additional subtopics covered in Unit 1 include organisational structures, the way the type of business affects approaches to management and a discussion of new business start-ups.

Unit 2 - Managing Business Operations

Course Unit 2 focuses on business operations management, introducing candidates to a variety of essential financial terms and crucial business reports.  A number of operations types are investigated, along with effective techniques and strategies for deploying members of the workforce, in accordance with the needs of the business.

Unit 3 - Performance Management

The third and final unit introduces professional performance management, focusing primarily on the benefits, objectives and primary functions of employee performance management.  Candidates are guided through the employee performance appraisal process, along with an outline of effective long-term performance management strategies.

Payment Options

Paying in Instalments: £140 (Interest FREE Instalments)

Deposit: £20

No of Instalments: 12

Each Instalment: £10

Pay in Full: (£41 Discount) £99

Course Accreditation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details of all the units you have completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme.  This means that Oxford Home Study College (OHSC) has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet certain quality criteria.  The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future.  The unit summary can be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector.  To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 1 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of difficulty involved in successful completion by the learner. 

The course itself has been designed by OHSC to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements.   ABC Awards’ endorsement involves a robust and rigorous quality audit by external inspectors to ensure quality is consistently met.  A regular review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government.  They have a comprehensive portfolio of over 650 Ofqual regulated qualifications on the national Qualifications and Credit framework (QCF).  It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.   As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of examination and assessment expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards also offers over 600 Ofqual regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.