BTEC International Level 3 qualifications available across a range of sectors, equip learners with the specialist knowledge, practical skills and understanding they need to progress along their chosen learning and career paths.
The Foundation Diploma is for learners looking to study Bachelors and or Higher National Diplomas in Business. If taken as part of a program of study that includes other BTEC Nationals or A Levels it supports progression to higher education. It also supports progression to an Apprenticeship in the business sector. The Foundation programme is equivalent to 12th Grade or A-Level qualifications.
BTEC International Level 3 is career-based qualifications designed to give students the skills they need to move on to higher education or go straight into employment. More employers and higher education institutions than ever before are choosing BTEC-qualified candidates for their academic and practical knowledge and skills. If you are aiming to continue into higher education, you can be confident that a BTEC provides the relevant experience and knowledge for them to better themselves. This program offers learners industry knowledge, transferable skills and behaviours to prepare them for a career or to continue education. In addition, it has Flexible and modular course structure to fit in with existing curriculum requirements. Also, it is recognised by many universities and Higher Education Institutes worldwide, as an entry qualification to relevant first year degree and Higher National programmes.
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When combined with academic learning in a school or college (or as a stand-alone course in further or higher education), BTEC Nationals develop practical knowledge and skills which help learners to prepare for – and progress in – their chosen career. Along with A levels, BTEC Nationals are the most widely-recognised qualification to get into university. In 2015, 95% of UK universities and colleges accepted students with BTEC qualifications. Furthermore, BTEC has earned a worldwide reputation as a premier applied learning qualification because it provides learners with a clear route into their career. Today’s employers are looking for a confident, work ready employees who have practical knowledge and technical skills that are taught when studying a BTEC.