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