Business, Management and Professional

Subject Overview

Whether you’re just starting a career in business or wanting to brush up your skills our business and professional management team has something for you. Studying at Darlington College will enable you to benefit from our excellent facilities and from our staff, who all have considerable knowledge and experience in both the practical side of the business and the theoretical side of teaching the discipline. From Accounting to Quality, we have courses which will give you the skills and qualifications to work more effectively and improve your prospects for promotion and employability. Business and management students will acquire a range of office and information technology skills that are suitable for those wishing to study for advanced higher education qualifications, as well as making them more attractive to employers.

Whether it’s a general business or management course or a specific discipline that you want, we will have a course to suit you. We offer courses from GCSE equivalent to Masters Level (including a Degree), so it doesn’t matter what level of experience you have we will have something for you. Studying HE level courses encompass the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply, the Chartered Management Institute, the Chartered Institute of Marketing and the Institute of Leadership and Management. Achieving professional qualifications can be a giant step towards your chosen career, so make a change today to change your future.

New for Spring 2020, Darlington College have been granted approval for APM accreditation to deliver courses leading to APM Project Management Qualifications (PMQ).

APM Project Management Qualifications are recognised internationally and aimed at those wishing to achieve a broad level of project management knowledge to participate in projects from individual assignments through to large capital projects.

Find out more about our Level 4 APM Project Management Qualification below. 

Course NameCourse Type / DurationAwarding BodyActions
APM Project Management QualificationApprenticeshipRead More
Level 1 Skills for Employment, Training and Personal DevelopmentFull TimeRead More
Level 2 AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting Part Time FundedAssociation of Accounting TechniciansRead More
Level 2 AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting Part Time FundedAssociation of Accounting TechniciansRead More
Level 3 AAT Advanced Diploma in AccountingPart Time FundedAssociation of Accounting TechniciansRead More
Level 3 Assistant Accountant ApprenticeshipApprenticeshipRead More
Level 3 Business Administration ApprenticeshipApprenticeshipRead More
Level 3 CIPD Certificate in Human ResourcesPart Time FundedRead More
Level 3 CIPS Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply OperationsPart Time Non FundedRead More
Level 3 CMI Principles of Management and LeadershipPart Time FundedRead More
Level 3 HR Support StandardApprenticeshipRead More
Level 4 AAT Professional Diploma in AccountingPart Time FundedAssociation of Accounting TechniciansRead More
Level 4 APM Project Management QualificationApprenticeshipRead More
Level 4 CIPS Diploma in Procurement and SupplyPart Time Non FundedRead More
Level 5 CIPD Diploma In Human Resource ManagementPart Time Non FundedRead More
Level 5 CIPS Advanced Diploma in Procurement and SupplyPart Time Non FundedRead More
Level 5 CMI Management and Leadership Part Time Non FundedRead More
Level 5 Departmental / Operations Manager ApprenticeshipApprenticeshipRead More
Level 5 FdA Business ManagementUniversityRead More
Level 5 HR Consultant / Partner ApprenticeshipApprenticeshipRead More

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