This invaluable course introduces you to the wide variety of knowledge and practical skills you'll need to work in Financial Services. The course focuses on understanding the Financial Services sector and the associated regulations, whilst also introducing desirable business skills such as sales, customer service, cash management and IT.
The units that you will study include:
Financial Services: An Introduction; Financial Services: Personal Finance Awareness; The Regulatory Framework; Communication; Promoting Positive Customer Relationships; Lifeskills Maths: Managing Finance and Statistics; Introduction to Consumer and Investor Protection; IT Solutions for Administrators; Economics: Basic Principles; Recording Cash Transactions; Numeracy; Selling Skills; Promoting a Business; Handling Wages and Salaries; Understanding Business; Developing Skills for Employment.
1 relevant subject at National 5 plus 2 at National 4; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4 or 5. All applicants will be invited for interview.