Archbishop Beck are always looking for opportunities for our young people, this is why we have got involved in the teaching of an industry based qualification. Archbishop Beck have teamed up with the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments to offer a nationally recognised Post-16 Level 3 qualification in Financial Investment Management.
This qualification is not just available to students at Archbishop Beck but every other Sixth Form student in the City. The course is delivered at different Financial Institutions across the city and is recognised not only by Financial Institutions in the UK but by Universities as well (the qualification carries with it UCAS points).
The first cohort of students have just completed Year 1 of the course and the teacher delivering sessions was asked to write this article: