Comprehensive small business course

 

The Comprehensive small business course contains nine workshops with topics that have been proven to contribute to business success. The course runs twice throughout the year. Individual sessions cost $20 + bf or $30 + bf depending on the length of the session, or are cheaper if you purchase the full course or a package. Places are limited so be sure to book through Eventbrite - registrations are open from 1 January 2018.

These workshops are run by Small Business Victoria and held in the Richmond Town Hall

Packages

Cost: $140 +bf for the full courses, $60 +bf for short options. ($15 +bf per session).

Comprehensive small business course first round

Dates: Starting in March, running weekly on Thursdays, with a break over Easter.

Full course - Book through Eventbrite

Short option: Essentials package 

  • Starting up: How to turn an idea into a business* - Thurs 8 Mar, 6pm-9.30pm
  • Building resilience: How to prepare for business challenges* - Thurs 15 Mar, 6pm-9.30pm
  • Business planning essentials: How to build a road map to success - Thurs 22 Mar, 6pm-8pm
  • Effective business networking: Tips to connect with ease - Thurs 29 Mar, 6pm-8pm

Short option: Promotional package

  • Business planning essentials: How to build a road map to success - Thurs 22 Mar, 6pm-8pm
  • Effective business networking: Tips to connect with ease - Thurs 29 Mar, 6pm-8pm
  • Marketing your business: How to get it right first time - Thurs 19 Apr, 6pm-8pm
  • Taking your business online: What you need to know - Thurs 26 Apr, 6pm-8pm

Short option: Revitalisation package

  • Taking your business online: What you need to know - Thurs 26 Apr, 6pm-8pm
  • Finance fundamentals: How to keep the cash flowing* - Thurs 3 May, 6pm-8pm
  • Effective record keeping: how to get on top of paperwork* - Thurs 10 May, 6pm-8pm
  • Keeping the right staff: How to employ good people - Thurs 17 May, 6pm-9.30pm

Comprehensive small business course second round

Dates: Starting in July, running every second week on Wednesdays.

Full course - Book through Eventbrite

Short option: Essentials package 

  • Starting up: How to turn an idea into a business* - Wed 18 July, 6pm-9.30pm
  • Building resilience: How to prepare for business challenges* - Wed 1 Aug, 6pm-9.30pm
  • Business planning essentials: How to build a road map to success - Wed 15 Aug, 6pm-8pm
  • Effective business networking: Tips to connect with ease - Wed 29 Aug, 6pm-8pm

Short option: Promotional package

  • Business planning essentials: How to build a road map to success - Wed 15 Aug, 6pm-8pm
  • Effective business networking: Tips to connect with ease - Wed 29 Aug, 6pm-8pm
  • Marketing your business: How to get it right first time - Wed 12 Sept, 6pm-8pm
  • Taking your business online: What you need to know - Wed 26 Sept, 6pm-8pm

Short option: Revitalisation package

  • Taking your business online: What you need to know - Wed 26 Sept, 6pm-8pm
  • Finance fundamentals: How to keep the cash flowing* - Wed 10 Oct, 6pm-8pm
  • Effective record keeping: how to get on top of paperwork* - Wed 24 Oct, 6pm-8pm
  • Keeping the right staff: How to employ good people - Wed 7 Nov, 6pm-9.30pm

 

*Includes a free, one-hour follow-up mentor session on this topic.