This practical online course is ideal if you're considering setting up your own small business. You will be guided, step-by-step, through everything you will need to know to plan and establish your business.
Course 1 - Planning to start your own business
Course 2 - Succeeding with your own business
These courses can be taken together or separately.
Exams and assessment:
Five progress checks in Course 1 and four progress checks in Course 2, for a total of nine if the full course is completed.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, but it is recommended that you have the ability to read and write English effectively.
Certificate of Attendance/Completion/Achievement (no assessment element)
Variable - to suit the learner
No time limit
Payment by instalments available.
About NEC The National Extension College (NEC) provides the opportunity for people of all ages and backgrounds to fit life-changing learning into their lives. Whether you’re looking to study in order to go onto further or higher education, change or advance your career or simply for enjoyment, NEC provides online distance learning courses which are of the very highest quality. Course materials are written by experts such as teachers and examiners and are available to you online 24/7 through learn@nec - our virtual learning environment and the gateway to the NEC community. You can study whenever and wherever you like. With tutor support from a qualified teacher and specialist in your chosen subject, NEC will make sure that you
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