With our startup fundamentals programme anyone can start a business. Honestly.
If you’ve got the glimmer of a good idea – even if you don’t know the first thing about business – we’re here to help you bring it to life.
Discover everything you need to know to become the boss of your own successful business. From testing the water with market research, to developing a business plan and applying for funding.
Gain real-world business smarts from entrepreneurial experts, through interactive live learning sessions, 1-2-1 tutorials, group classes, and lifelong access to recordings and worksheets.View the course modules
You’ve got a job but your heart’s not in it. You dream of being your own boss. But you don’t know how to make it a reality…
Always dashing from work to school to home. You want to get off the treadmill and get some balance back. But need some support to make the change…
Your job’s not secure and you want control of your destiny. You know you’ve got the skills to pay the bills. But you’re scared to take the leap…
You’ve got a passion that makes your heart sing. You’d love to get paid for it, maybe even make it your living, but aren’t sure if it would work…
Fundamentals is an entry-level business startup course, developed by entrepreneurs for people who want to follow in their footsteps. Over six weeks, you’ll learn about:
Get the practical business knowledge you need to succeed, from experts in small businesses and startups
1-2-1 attention from expert tutors and entrepreneurs, as well as the support of your fellow learners
Study alongside like-minded business brains - people walking the same path as you
Take part in learning sessions online, in your own time when it suits you. 8am? 8pm? No worries!
Use Learn Smarta Online, our Virtual Learning Environment, to access course materials and talk to your tutor