Event And Business Management

Embark on a dynamic journey towards a thriving career with East Sussex College Lewes' Level 2 Business and Event Management course! Nestled in the heart of East Sussex, our campus provides an inspiring environment for cultivating skills in business, events, and travel. With proximity to major airports and influential businesses, students will experience firsthand the synergy between classroom learning and real-world applications. This comprehensive course equips you with essential business and event management skills. It serves as a stepping stone to Level 3 T Level Management and Administration or Level 3 Travel and Tourism/Aviation courses. Unlocking a pathway to diverse career opportunities, this program ensures you're well-prepared for the ever-evolving industries. Join us at East Sussex College Lewes, where educational excellence meets strategic location, opening doors to a future in business, events, and travel that takes you places. Apply now and set the stage for your success!




Level 2

Course Type

16 +


Options Course Code Starts Ends
apply 60027 09/09/24 04/07/25

What will I study?

The units of study are as follows. -Communication skills for business -Reception, billing and cashier procedures for front office staff -Business organisation structures -Understanding the tourism industry -Problem-solving in the workplace -Planning an event -Event review and evaluation -Market research and marketing methods in event planning -Human resources planning events -Communications and customer service at events.

What previous qualifications or experience do I need?

Minimum four grade 3-9 at GCSE or successful completion of the Level 1 course, and English and/or maths at grade 3.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed the projects, assignments, internally set and marked exams, 2 external exams, live briefs, employer set project and professional discussion.

What qualification will I achieve?

NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Occupational Studies for the workplace NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Event Planning.

What can I do after completing this course?

This course is an ideal preparation to the Introductory Diploma in Travel and Tourism: Aviation or Business T Level or a range of apprenticeships within the sector are available.

Are there any extra costs?

Trips and visits are an important part of this qualification and will incur an additional cost. Overseas trips are not compulsory, we have visited Iceland, New York and China in previous years.

Additional Info

Some of our teaching team are still working in the airline industry for British Airways providing you with the most current information and experiences. We have our own airline cabin creating a real-life working environment.