NCFE Level 1 Certificate in Business and Enterprise

Business, Administration and Law
Performance Points, V Cert
Shortlist for approval
Support Materials

Level 1
Minimum entry age
This qualification is approved in the 2017 & 2018 Key Stage 4 Performance Tables.

We have redeveloped the level 1 and 2 qualifications in this subject area into a combined Level 1/2 qualification for the 2020 performance tables to ensure that it continues to meet the needs of our centres as well as meeting the new DfE guidance. The new qualification has been renamed NCFE Level 1/2 Technical Award in Business and Enterprise. This new qualifications is approved for 2020 performance tables and is now available for teaching.

This qualification is suitable for learners aged pre-16 and above.

This qualification is designed for learners who want an introduction to business and enterprise that includes a vocational and hands-on element. It has been developed to enthuse and inspire learners about a career in business and enterprise. The qualification will appeal to learners who wish to either set up their own business, move into employment or progress onto further study. This qualification features on the DfE list of approved qualifications.

Qualification Specification

This qualification specification contains everything you need to know about this qualification and should be used by everyone involved in the planning, delivery and assessment.

Summary of Changes

This document summarises the changes in the qualification specification since the previous issue.

Purpose Statement

This document outlines the content of this qualification, who it’s designed for, and the opportunities it could lead to.

Process for rejecting grades - guidance for centres

Internal Assessment Sample Tasks

Evidence and Grading Tracker

Sample Portfolio Unit 01

Sample Portfolio Unit 02

Sample Portfolio Unit 03

Sample Portfolio Unit 04

Mandatory units

  1. Introduction to Business and Enterprise (H/505/3826)
  2. Marketing for Business and Enterprise (K/505/3827)
  3. Finance for Business and Enterprise (M/505/3828)
  4. Plan, Outline and Take Part in a Business or Enterprise Project (T/505/3829)

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