What are BTEC Level 3 qualiﬁcations?
The BTEC qualiﬁcations in this speciﬁcation are undertaken in further education, by sixth-form colleges, schools and other training providers, and have been since they were introduced in 1984. Their purpose, approaches to teaching, learning and assessment are established and understood by teaching professionals, employers and learners alike. If you are 19-23 years old and have not studied a Level 3 qualification previously, you can access our business qualifications for FREE (subject to funding eligibility).
Key features of the BTEC qualiﬁcations in Business
The BTEC qualiﬁcations in this speciﬁcation have been developed in the business sector to:
- Provide full-time learners the opportunity to progress to vocational qualiﬁcations such as the Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Business or alternatively to enter employment in the business sector
- Provide education and training for employees in the business sector
- Provide business employees opportunities to achieve a nationally recognised level 3 vocationally- speciﬁc qualiﬁcation
- Provide learners the opportunity to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life.