London is right on your doorstep, our BTECs will take you there
The City of London is right on our doorstep, opening up a world of career opportunities.
Whether your dream is to be an entrepreneur calling the shots, or you can see yourself as a high-flying manager in a global business travelling the world, you'll need some solid business skills under your belt.
Heading for university?
Then consider the BTEC Subsidiary & Extended Diploma in Business at Level 3. Over 2 years you can secure 18 units which is equivalent to 3 A Levels. You'll boost your UCAS points and be ready to move on to a degree course at university or at Barking & Dagenham College.
Masterclasses, paid internships and business mentors
These are all available on our BTEC Subsidiary and Extended Diploma in Business with Personal & Business Finance at Level 3. Follow this link to find out how our Career Ready partnership is opening up a wealth of opportunities for our students.
Stand out from the crowd
Whether you want to set up your own business or be the most valuable employee, our courses will give you a great start.
There are so many industries that need well qualified, efficient, determined and enthusiastic people. A business qualification will always help you stand out from the crowd and give you the skills you need to succeed.
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'Get ready to work' Citibank boss says to students
A lucky group of Business students took part in a 'Get ready to work' Masterclass delivered by David Minarik, Managing Director for Global Markets at Citibank.
Third prize in national enterprise competition for Surya
A budding entrepreneur who set up a business to simplify accounting for SMEs has been awarded a prize of £750 in the Edge Challenge – a national enterprise competition.
Surya Srinivas Dinavahi (19), a student at Barking & Dagenham College, submitted his business proposal, including financial and marketing plans, alongside hopefuls from all over the country.
Students get Career Ready at the Technical Skills Academy
Business leaders met at The Technical Skills Academy in Barking town centre recently to launch the Career Ready programme.
The Academy, part of Barking & Dagenham College, has partnered with the Career Ready organisation to offer opportunities for employer volunteers to prepare young people for the world of work through mentoring, masterclasses, internships or workplace visits.
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Technical Skills Academy Open Day, Thursday 23 February 2017, 4.30 - 7pm
23 February 2017
Study in a friendly environment, that's more grown-up than school. Built by the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham, and managed and run by Barking & Dagenham College, the Technical Skills Academy offers a creative and buzzing atmosphere.
Stars from The Voice and X Factor perform at fundraising event
3 March 2017
Diamond, a contestant on ITV’s The Voice 2017 and girl band Alien Uncovered, from the X Factor, will perform at Barking & Dagenham College as part of a fundraising event in aid of the Children’s Liver Disease Foundation.
Inspiration Day 2017
9 March 2017
Our inspiration day, is the perfect opportunity to find out about courses, skills and career paths, speak to our experts for guidance & advice, explore our college facilities and enjoy tasters in various subject areas at Barking & Dagenham College.
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