This course enables aspiring entrepreneurs to take the next step in getting their small business off the ground. You’ll explore business opportunities, develop a business plan and develop skills essential to running a small business, such as customer service, finance and marketing.
This nationally accredited qualification will also prepare you for roles as an independent contractor.
Who is it For?
This course is available to all students under the Smart and Skilled initiative of NSW State Training. To be eligible, you need to:
- Be aged 15 or older
- Be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or humanitarian visa holder
- Live or work in NSW
Given the technical nature of this course, we recommend students have language, literacy and numeracy skills at a minimum of Year 10 level or equivalent to Certificate II level.
How it Works
This course is delivered up to 13 weeks, depending on your needs. You’ll learn through a flexible blend of face-to-face and distance learning, so you can fit your study around other commitments.
You will need to complete 10 units of competency, including 5 core units and 5 elective units. Units cover topics such as developing a business proposal, managing finances and marketing.
Your Next Step
To apply for this course or to find out more:
Call MTC Australia on 1300 232 663 or fill out the online enquiry form.
You can take all the above information with you to Centrelink or your employment consultant by downloading and printing the course factsheet below.