Starting A Business Venture (CPD Points 9)

Course Duration:

2 Days or Online in your own time.

Course Description:

The aim of this programme is to build an understanding of the potential risks and challenges of starting a new business, and how to avoid them. During this programme you will receive guidance on: How to research your market; Elements of a business plan and the organisational structure; Define your financial requirements and identify your most likely sources of funding; Registering your business; and Compiling your business plan.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate understanding of the elements of a business plan
  • Compile an organisation structure for a business to determine how abusiness plan can best be integrated
  • Identify resources and information required to complete own business plan
  • Compile a business plan

Topics Covered:

1.       Elements of a Business Plan
  • Types of business
  • Registrations and compliance
  • Compile a business plan
  • Code of ethics
  • Marketing plan
  • SWOT analysis
2.       The Organisation Structures
  • Write a vision statement
  • Core business activities
  • Benefits of creating an organogram
3.       Resources and Information
  • Coaches / Mentors
  • Resources
  • Choose your business type
  • Industry and legal requirements
  • Financial plan
4.       Compile a Business Plan
  • Business plan design
  • Business plan essentials
  • Human resource needs