Setting Up Your Own Business

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Course code: 23466

when

Dates

From 29 Feb 2024 to 28 Mar 2024
Thu 09:45-11:45

5 weeks

29 Feb 2024

09:45 to 11:45

07 Mar 2024

09:45 to 11:45

14 Mar 2024

09:45 to 11:45

21 Mar 2024

09:45 to 11:45

28 Mar 2024

09:45 to 11:45

where

Online Delivery 

Online,


fees

Fees and concessions

free

who

Direct Delivery

What the course is about

<p><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Source Sans Pro&#34;,sans-serif">Coming up with a business idea and starting a business can seem overwhelming and complicated. There are so many things you must consider. This course will help you to explore different areas of self-employment including what makes a business idea successful, how to write a simple business plan, the basics of finances and budgeting, business ownership types and entrepreneurial skills.</span></span></p>

Who is the course for

<p><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Source Sans Pro&#34;,sans-serif">For people who are considering starting up their own business but do not know where to start and for people who have just started out. </span></span></p>

Any previous experience/qualifications you need to do the course

<p><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Source Sans Pro&#34;,sans-serif">A basic level of conversational and written English is required</span></span></p>

How you will be assessed

<p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Source Sans Pro&#34;,sans-serif">Through questions and answers and the completion of weekly learner reflection forms</span></span></span></span></p>

How much studying will I need to do outside the lesson?

<p><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Source Sans Pro&#34;,sans-serif">Minimal. You will need to complete a basic business plan template for which you can input speculative answers. </span></span></span></span></p>

After this course, you may like to...

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