Small Business Management
Assessment of the course is determined by the written examination which accounts for 60% of the overall grade. As well as the final project which accounts for the remaining 40%.
Completion of Secondary School Certificate with passes in English and Principle of Business
Pursuing the opening of a small business
This course will be offered in the face to face mode and will involve a mix of lectures, discussions and presentations. To benefit fully, a student’s participation in all aspects of the course is required.
Attend all lectures
Prepare for lectures
Contribute to all discussions
Course Fee: $ 1550.00
Deposit: $ 775.00
Installments: 3 months to pay remainder.
Duration: 5 Months
Call 431-0957 for further information.
Some aspects of this course outline are subject to change.
Fundamentals of Management
Developing a Small Business
Creation of Effective Business Plans
Principles of Marketing
Introduction to Business Law
Financial Statements and Budgets
Recruitment and Retention
AWARD OF QUALIFICATION:
The programme offers dual qualification. The Career Development Institute’s Certificate in Small Business Management on successful completion of the full programme and the TVET Council Unit Qualification in individual units or Full Qualification in Developing A New or Existing Business
Enterprise upon successful completion of the National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) Level 3-Assessments. For further details contact the Programme Coordinator for Division of Business and Leadership.
ABOUT THE PROGRAMME:
This programme will introduce participants to the following:
1. The creation of coherent and effective business plans
2. Evaluation of, and methods for conducting market research
3. Legal and risk management techniques
4. Business Communications
5. SWOT Analysis
6. Management and Leadership styles
7. Recruitment strategies
8. Creation of Financial Statements and Budgets
Small Business Managers
Small Business Owners
Persons with an interest in entrepreneurship
The Small Business Management Course encompasses the essential foundation required for participants to successfully and effectively manage/own their own business. It will equip students with the ability to market products and services, decipher avenues to finance the business and create an effective business plan. It also provides insight of a small business’ contribution to the economy and the legal and risk management
requirements that must be in place.