Business Skills Diploma


The Business Skills Diploma

Get ready for work with our intensive Business Skills Diploma course, a 12-week short course

Starting Monday 5th January 2022

This 12-week intensive programme is perfect if you are unsure of which sector you want to go into or feel you lack the necessary business skills required for the workplace.

You may be a graduate who, after graduating, is not sure what to do next or you could have started a job and now feel you need the extra skills to gain promotion. You may have had a career break and now feel that you are lacking the business skills to get back into the job market. Whatever your situation we would be delighted to talk to you about how we can help you elevate your career!


What will you cover?

This course will cover the basic skills we know you will need to re-join the workforce in 2022. Over the last year we have all seen a huge increase in business change. From virtual interviews to online conferences and more flexible working, the world of work is looking very different in 2022. After a huge demand, we are introducing this new and highly accredited Business Skills Diploma. You will benefit from all OMBS has to offer and have access to all the added benefits, but the short-course drives focus for those students who need to relaunch their career!

Microsoft Office

Discover how to get the most out of the software employer’s use; from Word to Excel you will leave us after 12 weeks being a confident Microsoft user – even in creative industries, these skills will be some of the most valuable to gain in your life!

Business Communications

Communication is vital to a successful career, without it life can become quite difficult, especially in a fast paced business environment.

Our experienced Business tutor will teach students how to become an effective communicator, how written, spoken, and non-verbal communication should be translated in a variety of business situations.

Event Management

Understand why business events are so important and how an event should be run and implemented correctly. This is a fun and practical module that many students find engaging and exciting.

Digital Marketing and Media

What is Marketing? How can it be used in business in this digital age? What is social media all about and how can the platforms be beneficial to business? This last year has seen an unimaginable growth in digital Marketing and its uses. More and more businesses are looking for skilled people to join their team with the know-how and tools to hit the ground running in this digital age!

Office Skills

Projects are growing in complexity and teams are growing in diversity, students will leave understanding office dynamics, how best to organise your day and diary. Develop skills to work effectively and efficiently as part of a team.

Personal and Career Development

This is the module where you will gain personal insight into your personality and style of working. You will develop a sense of which career would suit you, how to create and develop your own personal brand, learning key interview techniques and create a stand-out CV.

Who’s it for?

Anyone who would benefit from building their confidence in using practical workplace skills to develop their career and gain promotion. This could be people early on in their career or for those who have had a career break and are now looking for the latest business skills.

The main entry requirement is a clear desire to embrace the future of business and develop their own knowledge.

What you get?

*The Business Skills Diploma – Distinction with Honours, Distinction, Merit, Pass

*Lifetime access to the OMBS Graduate Alumni

*Introduction to recruitment agencies and industry professionals