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Pearson BTEC Courses

Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Business - 120 Credits

Students who successfully completed Pearson BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Business qualification can progress onto Year 2 of our Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Business or Year 2 in Degree programme at many universities.

Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND in Business (Business Management/Accounting & Finance/Human Resource Management/Marketing) - 240 Credits

Students who successfully completed Pearson BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Business qualification can progress onto Level 6 Diploma qualification or Degree Top-Up programme at many universities.

Pearson BTEC Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership - 60 Credits

Students who successfully completed Pearson BTEC Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership can progress onto MBA degree programme at many universities with up to 60 credits exemption from 180 credits Masters degree.

Pearson BTEC Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership - 120 Credits

Students who successfully completed Pearson BTEC Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership can progress onto MBA degree programme at many universities with up to 120 credits exemption from 180 credits Masters degree. Students who successfully completed this qualification can progress onto OUS&UDG&TNU MBA Top-Up delivered by SBC.

Qualifi Courses

Qualifi Level 3 Diploma in Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship/Health and Social Care - 60 Credits

Learners undertaking the Qualifi Level 3 Diploma in Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship/Health and Social Care will progress onto Qualifi Level 4 Certificate or enter the University at year 1 of a University degree.

Qualifi Level 4 Certificate in Business Management - 120 Credits

Learners undertaking the Qualifi Level 4 Certificate will progress onto Qualifi Level 5 Diploma or enter the University at year 2 of a University degree.

Qualifi Level 5 Diploma in Business Management - 120 Credits

Learners undertaking the Qualifi Level 4 Certificate and Qualifi Level 5 Diploma in Business Management will progress onto Qualifi Level 6 Diploma or enter the University at year 3 or Top-Up of a University degree.

Qualifi Level 6 Diploma in Business Administration - 120 Credits

Learners undertaking the Qualifi Level 6 Diploma in Business Administration will progress onto Qualifi Level 7 Diploma or enter the University to complete a full master’s degree.

Qualifi Level 7 Diploma in Executive Management - 120 Credits

Learners undertaking the Qualifi Level 7 Diploma in Executive Management will progress onto Qualifi Level 8 Diploma or enter the University to do a dissertation and receive a Masters Degree. Students who successfully completed this qualification can progress onto OUS&UDG&TNU MBA Top-Up delivered by SBC.

EBMA Courses

EBMA Level 2 Diploma in Business and Management - 40 Credits

Learners undertaking the EBMA Level 2 Diploma in Business and Management will progress onto Level 3 Diploma.

EBMA Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Business Administration - 240 Credits

EBMA Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Business Administration holders may apply for BA (Hons) Top-Up at Universities (University of South Wales UK and York St John University UK).

EBMA Level 4, 5 & 6 Graduate Diploma in Health and Social Care Management - 360 Credits

Some Universities are accepting the EBMA Level 4, 5 and 6 in Health and Social Care Management (360 credits) in lieu of a first degree for the MSc in Health and Social Care Leadership programme.

EBMA Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration - 120 Credits

EBMA Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration is recognised by the Universities (University of Bolton UK, University of Plymouth UK and Edith Cowan University Australia) where graduates are eligible for University master’s degree program and students will complete dissertation phase of the master degree to obtain MBA. Students who successfully completed this qualification can progress onto OUS&UDG&TNU MBA Top-Up delivered by SBC.

EBMA Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Health and Social Care Management - 120 Credits

This qualification may be used to progress onto EBMA Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration through RPL to complete MBA Top-Up with UK Universities. This qualification may be used to progress onto Qualifi Level 7 Diploma in Executive Management through RPL to complete MBA Top-Up with UK Universities. Students who successfully completed this qualification can progress onto OUS&UDG&TNU MBA Top-Up delivered by SBC.

CPD Courses

CPD Level 2/3/4/5/6/7 Diploma - 60/80/120 Credits

CPD qualifications sits on our SRF (Self Regulated Framework) and has credits, and accredited by CPD Standards. CPD qualifications may be used to progress to college or university and claim credit transfer through Recognition of Prior Learning.