Business, Finance, Administration and Accounting

Develop your knowledge and skills in business. These courses include business professional courses including CIM, CIPD and AAT.

About Business Administration and Accounting

Develop your knowledge and skills in business and open doors to careers across a wide range of industries. On our Business courses and Apprenticeship programmes you can learn about areas including management, marketing, retail, accountancy, customer service, financial services and administration. You will have the opportunity to develop your entrepreneurial skills, work on real briefs from industry, compete in team challenges or pitch ideas to employers. You will also have the chance to undertake work placements – all helping to make you employable and prepare you for your future career.

Your CAVC

Our Career Ready programme sees the business community pass on their knowledge and experiences to you. Alongside your course, the programme offers a mentoring scheme, workplace visits and internships. CAVC is recognised for business – accredited by professional industry bodies including AAT, CIM and CIPD

Your Industry

The Financial, Legal and Professional Services sector remains one of Welsh Government highest performing sectors by GVA to the Welsh Economy. Wales has the fastest growing digital economy outside of London which has led to a thriving financial technology sector (fintech). Business News Wales (2019). By 2025 this industry is predicted to grow by 9% across the Cardiff Capital Region, leading to 9,000 additional jobs. (EMSI 2019).

Your Future

In recent years our students have progressed straight into careers in finance, business development, sales, marketing, retail and more. Many Level 3 students also go on to university courses across the UK in business or related subjects. You can even study university-level courses at CAVC.
Business

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Business Administration
L2 Full Time 6 September 2021 Barry Campus City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Business - BTEC First Extended Certificate
L2 Full Time 6 September 2021 Barry Campus City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Business Administration (Professional)
Only 3 places left
L3 Full Time 6 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Business - National Foundation Diploma
Only 2 places left
L3 Full Time 6 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Business - National Foundation Extended Certificate
Only 2 places left
L3 Full Time 6 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Financial Studies, Securities and Investment
L3 Full Time 6 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Business Administration
L4 Part Time 4 November 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
HND Business
Only 2 places left
L5 Full Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Accounting

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AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting (Blended Learning)
Course full
L2 Part Time 6 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting
L2 Full Time 6 September 2021 Barry Campus City Centre Campus, Cardiff
AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting
L2 Part Time 28 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping (PLA)
L2 Part Time 1 November 2021 10 January 2022 Barry Campus City Centre Campus, Cardiff
AAT Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping (PLA)
L3 Part Time 10 January 2022 Barry Campus
AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting (Blended Learning)
Course full
L3 Part Time 6 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting
L3 Full Time 6 September 2021 Barry Campus City Centre Campus, Cardiff
AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting
L3 Part Time 6 September 2021 Barry Campus City Centre Campus, Cardiff
AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting (PLA)
L4 Part Time 6 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting
L4 Part Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
CIPD and Marketing

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CIM Foundation Certificate in Professional Marketing (PLA)
Course full
L3 Part Time 5 October 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
CIPD Certificate in People Practise
L3 Part Time 15 October 2021 Barry Campus
CIM Marketing Diploma - Applied Marketing (PLA)
Only 4 places left
L4 Part Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
CIM Marketing Diploma - Digital Marketing Techniques (PLA)
L4 Part Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
CIM Marketing Diploma - Planning Campaigns (PLA)
L4 Part Time 6 December 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
HNC Unit - Human Resource Management (PLA)
L4 Part Time 7 February 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
CIPD Associate Diploma in Organisational Learning and Development
L5 Part Time 4 January 2022 Barry Campus
CIPD Associate Diploma in People Management
Only 4 places left
L5 Part Time 22 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
CIM Marketing Diploma - Innovation in Marketing
L6 Part Time 30 November 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
CIM Marketing Diploma - The Digital Customer Experience
L6 Part Time 30 March 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
CIPD Strategic Diploma in People Management
L6 Part Time 6 January 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Professional Courses 

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Communication Skills
L2 Part Time Contact us for dates City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Finance for Non Financial Managers
L3 Part Time Contact us for dates City Centre Campus, Cardiff
ILM Level 3 Award The Performance Manager
L3 Part Time 30 November 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
ILM Level 3 Award The Support Service Manager
L3 Part Time 26 April 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
CIM Marketing Diploma - Applied Marketing (PLA)
Only 4 places left
L4 Part Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
HNC Unit - Business and the Business Environment (PLA)
L4 Part Time 4 October 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
HNC Unit - Human Resource Management (PLA)
L4 Part Time 7 February 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
HNC Unit - Leadership and Management - (PLA)
L4 Part Time 25 April 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
HNC Unit - Marketing Processes and Planning (PLA)
L4 Part Time 29 November 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
ILM Level 5 Award The Developing Leader
L5 Part Time 16 February 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
ILM Level 5 Award The Effective Leader
L5 Part Time 9 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
ILM Level 5 Award The Strategic Leader
L5 Part Time 13 October 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff