Start Your Own Business

COURSE AIM: This course is a starting point for those thinking of starting their own business. Learners will explore whether running a business is right for them, the legal responsibilities of running a business and how to plan for success.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Course Objectives:

Investigate what is involved in running your own business

Identify trading styles

Identify statutory requirements

Identify the principles of budgets, cashflow and profit & loss.

Identify the needs and contents of a business plan.

Special note: This is a very short course to give an overview of the requirements of running a business. It does not cover other essential topics such as:

Sourcing your suppliers

Pricing your goods / services

Advertising

Marketing strategies

VAT

If you are thinking of starting a business, you should consider taking legal advice.

Disclaimer: This course does not constitute legal advice.

WHAT ARE THE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS? This course is intended for learners wishing to start a small business.

COURSE INFORMATION: 

DAYSTART TIMEFINISH TIMENO OF WEEKSLEVELSTART DATEFINISH DATEHOLIDAY DATEFULL PRICE
MONDAY19:00:0021:00:004ALL26/02/201819/03/2018N/A£30.40*

*There are concessions available. Telephone for details

DO I NEED ANYTHING FOR THE FIRST CLASS? No. All handouts/notes provided.

PROGRESSION: Participants could start their own business and ideally join the Introduction to Book-Keeping course.

VENUE: Learning4Life at The Wordsley School 01384 816043

Please inform Learning4Life at the time of booking if you have any special needs or requirements

If Learning4Life are unable to recruit the minimum number required for this class, we reserve the right to cancel. Full refunds will be offered in these circumstances.