Business and Technology Education Council

About Us

Edexcel, BTEC and LCCI qualifications are awarded by Pearson, the UK’s largest awarding body offering academic and vocational qualifications that are globally recognized and benchmarked.

Pearson is the world’s leading learning company, with 35,000 employees in more than 70 countries working to help people of all ages to make measurable progress in their lives through learning. We put the learner at the centre of everything we do, because wherever learning flourishes, so do people


  • Structured learner-oriented programs.
  • Diverse pool of prospective pathways – fragmented entry levels.
  • 21st Century inspired teaching and learning.
  • International recognition of qualifications by employers.
  • Value of candidates in the global hospitality and tourism economies.
  • Extensive curriculum quality assurance and support.
  • Progression into higher levels of Hospitality qualifications

Other Advantages

  1. Internationally acclaimed curriculum in Hospitality; developed by the industry professionals, who also double as standards verifiers.
  2. Consistent progression for all students, including artisan level recognized in the KNEC curriculum.
  3. Possible progression in different centres of learning; increasing the versatility of the qualifications to be disseminated anywhere in the world.