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NONAC08124

Start Your Own Business

Non-accredited Short Course

 Get specialised skills to take a business idea to fruition.

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NEXT START DATE 11 Jul 2022
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane
WAYS TO STUDY On Campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$950

Course overview

Take the next step in starting your own business with this short course.

This course will give you the specialised skills to take a business idea to fruition.  The course includes the essentials such as developing a business plan, legal requirements, contracts, accounting basics, marketing fundamentals and risk management.

You will cover the following topics:

  1. Overview: idea development and evaluation
  2. Being entrepreneurial / personal branding
  3. Creating existence
  4. Business model development
  5. Value proposition development
  6. Proof of concept
  7. Marketing strategies for startups
  8. Gaining traction / using freelancers / beachhead strategy
  9. Finance fundamentals / crowd sourcing
  10. Key startup budgets
  11. Online strategy (website / social media)
  12. Pitch deck presentations (entrepreneurs)

Course outcomes will include:

  1. Pitch deck for presentations to stakeholders
  2. Crowdfunding submission
  3. Landing page website
  4. Business model
  5. Beachhead Plan Horizon 1

Course outcome:

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Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
South Bank
11 Jul 2022
6 weeks
Part time 2 nights per week
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $950

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COURSE CODE: NONAC08124
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information

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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Resources Required

It is recommended that you have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player.

Need to know

Course commencement is subject to minimum enrolment numbers.

Pathways

University Pathways.

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

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