17:30 to 19:00
10 week course
This course is aimed to support people who are considering starting up their own business.
What will I learn?
How to develop business start-up ideas
Different types of business ownership
Markets and market research
Develop a brand
HMRC and tax
Cash, profit and cash flow
Managing customers and suppliers
Understanding and developing a business plan
How will the course be assessed?
Through online learning resources by accessing our Virtual Learning Environment Moodle.
Weekly contact with your personal tutor, via phone call or video conferencing or email.
The course can be studied at your pace, which will be discussed in your initial discussion with your personal tutor.
An expected minimum commitment would be two to three hours per week and the activities for all topics are estimated to take between 20 – 30 hours
Progression and Careers
Your tutor will provide feedback on the tasks and activities you submit.