Jump directly to main content Jump directly to menu

Level 3 Extended Certificate in Business

The Level 3 Cambridge Technical Foundation Diploma in Business is ideal for
anyone who wants to gain a broad understanding of business, but don’t want to
specialise in a specific business function.

The purpose of the Foundation Diploma is to offer grounding in core business
knowledge and skills needed to progress either to employment or to further
study. This qualification is suitable for young people who have just left
school. The Foundation Diploma will help students to progress onto a
qualification in the same subject area at a higher level in Higher Education
(HE). Progression could be onto a Business, Administration and Management degree
or other business related or non-business related degree

Key Information

  • Duration

    1 Year course duration

Apply or Enquire

The Foundation Diploma covers a range of subjects in business, below are some
of the subjects you could study:

  • The business environment

  • Working in business

  • Business decisions

  • Customers and communication

  • Accounting concepts

  • Principles of project management

  • Responsible business practices

  • Business events

The purpose of this qualification is to ensure that students are well
prepared to progress into a career in business or into further


Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.

Apply online Make an enquiry Call 01724 281 111

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

Visit our International pages for more information and contact details