Based in the heart of Westminster, Quest Professional is a highly successful business college focussed on equipping A Level and University leavers with the business acumen, employability and interview skills required to fast-track aspiring students into the world of work. Supported by the college’s dynamic recruitment arm - with its strong and significant links with City of London employers - Quest Professional has a proven record in employability with over 87% of students securing a job within just 8 weeks of graduating.
Top of the agenda for new students is the acquisition of employability skills defined by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) as ‘attributes, skills and knowledge in competencies such as self-management, team working, business and customer awareness, problem solving, communication, application of numeracy and application of information technology’.
Built around the expectations of employers, Quest offers a range of courses including:
• The Professional Diploma Programme - a 9 month course providing comprehensive professional business skills training and personal development for A Level leavers
• The Business Apprentice Programme - a six month business skills and commercial awareness course for students leaving school post A Level
• The Executive PA Programme – a 6 month programme for A Level Leavers keen to acquire the foundation skills required to become a top personal assistant, executive assistant or team assistant
• The Graduate Training Programme, designed for university leavers eager to distinguish themselves from their peers using a qualification designed to fast-track their entrance into the upper-echelons of the business world.
Throughout their courses students are exposed to a wide range of industries helping them to consolidate their career path choices.
Quest’s expert team of trainers – many of which herald from the commercial world - share between them over 100 years experience in teaching. A highly personalised approach to teaching, which focuses on the individual, is used effectively by trainers to maximise strengths and build confidence in students. Work placements with significant London employers including Deloitte, KPMG and Morgan Stanley provide students with practical hands on experience guaranteed to enhance their appeal when applying for jobs.