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Commercial Education

Commercial Education

At the heart of commercial education is our ability to foster basic commercial nous and business intelligence in all young people – from primary school through to further and higher education and into early years at work.

Whatever sector or industry, commercial education skills and know-how will help young people to spot and manage the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead, in their own careers and for society at large.

In this Section we explore Commercial Education Today and how The World of Work is Changing.

We also look at some of the recent Commercial Education themes that we have put Under The Spotlight in our lectures.

The World of Work is Changing

The World of Work is Changing

When the forerunner of the Trust was first established in the late 19th Century, the drive for commercial education was to meet a specific…... Read more

Commercial Education Today

Commercial Education Today

The context and how we interpret commercial education is different to over 100 years ago, but the need for commercial education is as strong…... Read more

Spotlight on Commercial Education

Spotlight on Commercial Education

We host and support public lectures to educate and engage the public on the skills, enterprise and trade issues facing the UK, and the…... Read more

Our Funding Priorities

Our Funding Priorities

We regard commercial education as embracing four main areas of activity: SKILLS DEVELOPMENT: education in the essential skills that are needed for employment as well…... Read more

Recent Projects

Recent Projects

We fund projects that support the development of commercial awareness in young people and facilitate their transition from education into employment, self-employment and enterprise.…... Read more

Our Stakeholders

Our Stakeholders

CET believes a coordinated approach involving a range of stakeholders is required to help young people choose the right career path, to make a…... Read more

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