This course will help you recognise and develop your enterprise skills. You will learn a range of skills associated with running a small business and develop your own capabilities through the planning, implementation and evaluation of project work. You will set up and run a business of your own; from raising money, selling shares to making a product/providing a service, to winding up the business and sharing the profits out amongst shareholders. You’ll be helped through the course by a Link Teacher and Advisor from the world of business. In the past, many companies have won awards and made respectable profits from their enterprises. If your business really is a success, then you can continue beyond the program date.
The course has no syllabus or specification. However, you will learn how to run a successful business, from marketing, production, logistics, finance to sales and human resources. There is no exam.
No specific entry requirements, however it is ideal for learners who'd like to:
- develop essential, transferable skills
- improve their career prospects or progress to higher education
- further their own professional development
- experience running a small enterprise