Cortex Training is an online training centre specialising in event design, technical production and event management

Business start-up crash course (one to one)

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Two day course

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Course Overview

  • Live one to one tuition with a serial entrepreneur
  • Are you interested in starting your own business?
  • Have you considered being self-employed?
  • Do you have an ideal business but are unsure about how to take the next step?

Who should attend this course?

Unemployed jobseekers, college leavers, students and anyone who is interested in starting a business or becoming self employed.

More Details

Cortex training have designed a training course to provide a simple step-by-step program to unlock the door to starting you own business. Our business advisors are all successful entrepreneurs with a proven track record in business start-up. They will take attendees through a program of assessment, development, research and implementation of business ideas.

The course is designed to get people started with creating a business plan, raising funding, starting accounting, marketing and running a business.

Course Details

  • What it means to be self-employed
  • How to develop a business idea
  • Is my business idea viable?
  • Understand start-up and running costs
  • Market research
  • How to write a business plan
  • How to write forecast figures
  • How and where to apply for funding
  • Starting on a shoestring budget
  • Creating a brand
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Business development and sales

Course Requirements

  • i7 Mac or PC computer
    Free account with Zoom.us – desktop app installed on the student's computer prior to the training.

  • Good functional skills of Maths, English and IT

  • Ideally you will be hard-working, enthusiastic and have a good sense of humour!

About The Tutor

This course is run by Adam Savant. Adam has founded three successful companies and is passionate about business start-up and business plans.

Venue Information

This is a online course that provides live tuition with an expert tutor