training | entrepreneurship | management processes | skills development | small business | new venture | South Africa

SHORT COURSES : BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURIAL TRAINING

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

AIM OF THE MODULE

This module is aimed at learners who wish to develop personal characteristics of an entrepreneur that will ensure the successful operation of a small business or new venture. It introduces economic, administrative, and behavioural barriers that can contribute to business failure. The learners will be able to develop strategies for working effectively in a group and in an entrepreneurial context. The programme will benefit individuals who wish to gain a better understanding of selling principles, management processes and stock control procedures.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

On completion of this module the learner will be able to:

  • Describe and discuss entrepreneurship
  • Conduct a market investigation
  • Identifying viable business ideas
  • Manage the finances of a small business
  • Market a small business and its products
  • Assess and improve individual entrepreneurial characteristics

A number of short courses are available for entrepreneurs and owners of small or medium businesses who want to improve their managerial skills and gain a better understanding of the business environment in which they operate.

 
 
 
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