Course Overview

This T Level in Finance is a new two-year technical study programme, designed with employers (Santander, RUGroup, Ashton Lark, SimplyBiz and LGT Vestra) to give young people the skills that the Banking and Finance industry needs. The T Level in Finance will provide a mixture of technical knowledge and skills as well as a relevant industry placement.

Further Details

Course Location

Stockport College


College 16-18

Course Start Date


Course Duration



Business & Law

At least 4 GCSE?s at grade 4+ including English Language and Maths GCSE with at least a grade 5.

Students who study a T Level in Finance with us will:

Develop Technical core skills, behaviours and knowledge to work in Financial and Banking practice and with Financial Compliance policy and procedures through class based learning to achieve a technical qualification that is the equivalent to 3 A Levels.

Be able to apply skills and knowledge of financial procedures in an industrial placement and work with partnership employers who will support employer based project work.

Further develop their English, Maths and Digital Skills throughout the two year course.

Develop their own research and analytical skills, use of variety of sources of information, problem solve and investigate to make reasoned conclusions, communicate those conclusions and become solutions focused

Work independently and collaborate with others.

The business environment

Careers within the finance, banking and accounting professions

Financial Regulations

Professionalism and ethics/equality, diversity and inclusion

Security and risk

Professional services

Fundamentals of law

Fundamentals of finance

On completion, students will be able to choose between moving into a skilled occupation such as a Retail and Commercial Banking Analyst or to go into further?and higher?professional or academic study, for example, a higher degree level Finance or Insurance Apprenticeship, or?higher-level?technical study including higher education.

Job roles could include:

Compliance officer
Risk officer
Financial adviser

Assessment is externally set in the form of 2 written exam papers at the end of the course (synoptic in nature). Successful completion of an employer led project and demonstration of specialist financial skills will also form part of the assessment to achieve this course.

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