business & LAw

Many careers require commercial awareness, business and law knowledge. With our Business & Law courses, you will develop an understanding of the knowledge, skills and resources that are required for success in the commercial world, learning practical skills that are transferable to any industry.

Exciting opportunities

Accounting, Economics and Business Studies will give you a valuable grounding into the concepts and skills used within the business world. Exploring the global world of business, past students have visited Brussels, Barcelona, Paris and New York.

Your exploration of law and the justice system will develop analytical skills and the ability to interpret and evaluate problems. Specific progression advice will be available to you if you are seeking to continue your studies in law. Past students have successfully progressed to prestigious law schools at competitive universities.


Click above to watch our film about studying Business, Tourism & Law at Truro and Penwith College and the career and university opportunities available.

Sean Irwin, Programme Team Leader for Business, Admin, Finance and Law at Truro College
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The excellent range of courses on offer provides really exciting opportunities for both employment and higher education.

Sean Irwin - Programme Team Leader, Business & Law at Truro College

reach your potential

Many of our students go on to achieve great things in the commercial and legal spheres from our Business & Law courses. Learn practical, transferable skills that employers from all sectors value in their staff, or train your existing staff to reach their full potential. Our highly knowledgeable tutors will guide you through the complexities of law and business to give you a complete understanding of these intricate subjects. You’ll develop your ability to analyse, interpret and evaluate problems efficiently and effectively.


Working closely with companies across the county, we’re proud to offer you excellent Apprentice placements. Work, learn and earn a wage in a professional position, as an accountant or legal secretary, for example. Alternatively, combine business, law, economics and accounting at A Level and develop an impressive, employable skill set.

courses for adults

We also run a wide variety of adult part-time, employee training and business development courses. These range from shorter events such as seminars, one-day classes and week-long workshops, all the way to year-long part-time Diplomas. Focus on a specific skill with our specialised options, or study for a comprehensive business qualification.

Select a pathway

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There’s something for everyone. [The range of courses] are quite broad and allowed for lots of diversity, and for lots of students to enjoy what they like doing.

Derek - A Level Law, Chemistry and Psychology with the Law Academy
Image of Derek who studied Chemistry, Law and Psychology with the Law Academy.

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