On successful completion of this module learners will demonstrate an understanding of entrepreneurship and the management skills to run a small business. Central to the learning process is an introduction to marketing and the need to identify and investigate consumer markets. Learners will be able to discuss the importance of product planning and different methods that can be used to calculate the cost and selling price of stock. Learners will be introduced to the challenges that a new business owner has to face when finances are required.
On completion of this module the learner will be able to:
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.