The Ultimate Entrepreneur Crash Course – Everything You Need To Know To Start Your Own Business

by Jessica Nolan September 06, 2020 No comments Blog

Have you ever dreamed of starting your own business? It can feel a little overwhelming – There is SO MUCH you don’t know! This is why Irish Times Training have created the perfect course for the budding entrepreneur!

The Springboard+ Entrepreneurs Programme (leading to an Advanced Certificate in Management Practice) has been specifically designed for individuals at the very early stage of forming a business. Think you’ve got the entrepreneur bug? Then this is the course for you!

Here’s What You Will learn:

The course will cover all aspects of starting and running your own business, including:

  • Presenting Your Best Self
  • Personal Effectiveness (accredited module)
  • Strategy – Refining Your Business Idea
  • Managing the Marketing Funnel
  • Selling Online – Developing Your Online Presence
  • Driving Customer Traffic
  • The Future of Work (accredited module)
  • Resilience for Entrepreneurs
  • Sales & Negotiation
  • Finance for Start-Ups
  • Management Project (accredited module)

How it works

The programme will take place 2 mornings per week over 18 weeks. You will attend all classes online (They are delivered live, to ensure an interactive and engaging learning environment).

About Springboard+

Springboard+ provides free higher education courses to unemployed people, those previously self-employed, and those returning to work. Courses will also be free for employed people (on NFQ Level 6 courses). You can even use Springboard+ for courses that are level 7 – 9 NQF, and in this case you only have to pay 10% of the fee!

The idea of Springboard+ is that it allows you to bring your career to the next level. Learn new skills, enhance your existing skills, or get the promotion or job you’ve always dreamed of.

Springboard+ is managed by The Higher Education Authority on behalf of The Department of Education and Skills. It’s co-funded by the Government of Ireland and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014-2020.

So, are you ready to turn your seedling idea into a fully fledged business? Check out this course and take that next step!!!