Popular free course for start-ups to return in August

Posted on 30 July 2019

NBVThe latest in a series of popular workshops for people thinking of starting their own business is returning next month, as South Holland District Council hosts the Starting in Business course to help people get the skills and help they need.

The free and intensive three-day course will be held at the Council's Priory Road offices in Spalding, provided by NBV Enterprise Solutions, an organisation dedicated to helping to transform ideas into businesses with the help and support of their experienced trainers.

On the course attendees will meet like-minded individuals taking their first steps in their own businesses, and benefit from the expertise of a company with over 30 years of experience in helping people get their ideas off the ground.

As well as practical help, there will also be opportunities to learn about the additional support that can be provided once businesses are up and running, including advice, workshops, networking, office facilities and much more.

The intensive three-day course will run across August, in the following format:

Tuesday 6 and Wednesday 7 August - Starting and running a business

This intensive 2 day workshop led by an experienced business trainer will teach you the nuts and bolts of starting and running a successful business including: what skills are needed to run a business, the importance of Business Planning, how to market your business, understanding opportunities and risks and how to manage money in a business.

Thursday 15 August - 1 Day Business Plan

In this interactive full day session you'll learn the component parts of the Business Plan, how to ask yourself the right questions, the importance of comprehensive market research, how to calculate your start-up costs and how to develop realistic financial projections. They will also talk about the additional support that NBV can provide once you are up and running including business advice, business workshops, networking, office facilities and much more.

Upon completion of the 3 days, attendees will receive a certificate and more importantly everything they need to get their business up and running. Places can be booked by visiting nbv.co.uk/events/ or by calling 0844 887 2568.