Have you ever considered running a business of your own – working the hours you want with no one else to answer to but yourself? Why not make the break now and start earning the income you desire. 

Courses Direct’s Small Business Management course teaches the skills and principles you should know in order to establish your own business, so you can start making money and enjoy the freedom that comes from working for yourself.

Think of the satisfaction you will feel by starting your own business and watching it grow. You can be the one in control of every element of its success.


Course Outline
Course Code: 
100 hours - Access for 12 months
Statement of achievement
Lesson Structure: 
  1. Planning and launching a successful new business
  2. Market research - how big is the market for my idea?
  3. Product or services - what will you be providing to your customers?
  4. Developing a marketing and promotions strategy
  5. Recruiting and dealing with staff
  6. Financial information and how to make it simple
  7. Essential elements of a business plan
  8. Managing and organising your own business
Aims - the learning objectives of the course: 
  • How to plan and launch a successful new business.
  • How to understand market research and implement it into your plan for your business.
  • Determining what your product or service is that you will offer.
  • Creating a winning marketing and promotions strategy.
  • How to recruit and deal with staff.
  • Making financial information seem simple.
  • The essential elements that all business plans should have.
  • Management and organisation of your business.