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Free study packs to the value of £150

Great news! Students who join us in September 2021 on a Business programme will get free study packs to the value of £150 to help them with their studies. (Full time students only. Learner Support Fund eligibility criteria applies – enquire at enrolment.)

Unlock a rewarding career with our range of business, finance and accounting courses, which give you the versatility to succeed across many industries. Below, you can meet our tutors or even take a virtual 360 tour of our campuses.

  • business finance 01
  • Forensic Accounting Level 3
  • Extended Award in eSports Business Industry and Tourism
  • business finance 02
  • business finance 03

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If you’re ready to apply now, choose your course below and apply directly from the course page. Need to know more? Book a call with one of our friendly admissions staff, who can answer your questions and guide you through the application process.

The AAT Accounting Qualifications provide practical, internationally recognised finance and accountancy skills that can open doors for you in any industry across the world. AAT’s short qualifications provide a solid foundation in bookkeeping and accounting software, acting as a good starting point if you’re new to these subjects.

AAT is open to everyone - you don’t need previous qualifications or experience, and you can work at a pace that fits in with your lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for your first job in accountancy, or simply want to enhance your existing accounting skills, AAT will give you the training you need.

AAT offers a range of benefits for student members (including study support, career advice to help find the perfect job and exclusive discounts), as well as a route into chartered accountancy. If you choose to further your studies with one of the leading chartered professional bodies, such as ACCA, CIPFA or CIMA, your AAT qualification will give you generous exemptions.

At SCCB we have courses to suit adults seeking a career change, School leavers and those in business or accounting looking to get recognised qualifications to match their skills

Studying a course in business or finance can open up doors to a career in a wide range of industries and can also provide you with the knowledge needed to start your own business. Every successful organisation has an element of business and finance to them – from charities to government to multi-national organisations, they all rely upon business disciplines such as HR, marketing and finance to function.

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This map gives you an overview of progression opportunities that our courses in Business & Finance can lead on to.

Why study Business & Finance with us?

  • We have a range of innovative business, accountancy and administration courses
  • We offer part-time and full-time options, fast-track options or Apprenticeships
  • Our courses range from Level 1 to Higher Education 
  • We have a range of pathways designed to suit your aspirations, from enterprise through to the more traditional business routes
  • From customer service to specific computing knowledge, gain skills and confidence in your chosen area
  • We offer work experience opportunities to help you apply theory to real workplace situations
  • Our experienced teaching staff take the time to understand your unique situation and goals, helping you progress in your career

Your future in Business and Finance

You will not be short of opportunities after completing your course, whether you decide to continue your education or look for employment. In Birmingham, 20% of employed people work in business and professional services. This is higher than the average across the rest of the UK. In fact, Birmingham has the largest financial sector outside London, employing about 90,000 people. We are also the home to 19 out of the top 20 accountancy companies in the UK.