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Starting Your Small Business

Business Victoria, in collaboration with Monarch Institute are offering this online course to help kick start your small business or boost your existing one.

‘Starting Your Small Business’ is about helping you understand the key aspects of starting your business. Whether it has been days or years since you last formally learned, this course will offer various ways to understand the concepts of managing a business and will help you act with confidence in your own business.

These learning modules are entirely online and comprise of slides, PDF’s and a workbook that you can study at your pace. Take notes, make lists, get your action plan written, and put your new skills to use straight away. This course can be taken on its own or you can book to attend a live workshop or webinar to compliment your learnings.

The length of the learning modules is about 4-6 hours. This is dependent on your previous study experience, time availability, how fast you work and how committed you are.


Course topics:

  1. Introduction to online learning
  2. Taking the first steps
  3. Getting started
  4. Writing a business plan that’s right for you
  5. Useful resources