Diploma in Financial Studies

Qualification: Level 3
Assessment: Exam Based


The Certificate in Financial Studies (CeFS) will suit students who are interested in financial services and the banking world.  The course investigates different financial solutions available to individuals and organisations when making choices around access to money.  By the end of the qualification students will be able to analyse financial products and services and make judgements about suitability for people in different circumstances. The course will help learners to become responsible borrowers and sensible savers, and to have an appreciation of the need for financial planning throughout their life.
Standard College Entry Requirements including a Grade 4 in Maths and a Grade 4 in English
Two Years
This would prove a good foundation from which to progress to a university degree, especially in Business, Banking, Finance, Accounting, Management, Investment and Risk.  Career possibilities are diverse, financial skills are important when working in any organisation and also as a life skill. This course would also benefit anyone interested in entrepreneurship and being self-employed.

Adrian Peberdy