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Small Business Short Courses

Date
Aug. 2 - Dec. 13, 2017
Address
Old Kapunda Road NURIOOTPA SA 5355
Cost
Free
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SMALL BUSINESS SHORT COURSES
BAROSSA, SEMESTER 2 2017
Book for each workshop by clicking on the Course Heading. Please contact Petrina Jude
phone: 7210 3424 or Petrina.jude@tafesa.edu.au for further information.

 

Fundamentals of Setting up a Small Business

This short course is designed to give participants an understanding of the skills required when running a small
business, including identifying legal issues and creating a financial plan.
This workshop covers:

  • your preferred legal structure
  • the legal and regulatory constraints for your structure and business idea
  • Intellectual Property
  • Risk management and insurance
  • How much money will you need to start up and where will you get it from
  • Estimating costs
  • Setting prices, forecasting sales, and projecting profit
  • Controlling cash flow

Accredited units:

  • Establish Legal & Risk Management Requirements for Small Business (BSBSMB401)
  • Plan Small Business Finance (BSBSMB402)

Duration: 24 hours (Every Wednesday 9am to 1pm at the Nuriootpa TAFE Campus, starting Wednesday 2nd
August to Wednesday 6th September)
Cost: $40 if eligible for SRC/RD Funding

 

Social Media for Small Business
This short course is designed to assist participants in understanding the digital solutions in their business and
how to implement social media strategies.
The workshop covers:

  • Understanding and using digital workplace information
  • Recognise and apply intellectual property requirements
  • Create optimised digital channels
  • Analyse digital media impact on business
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of the digital impact
  • Determined preferred audience and profile expected behaviours
  • Develop a social engagement strategy
  • Monitor and evaluate social media engagement

Accredited units:

  • Apply digital solutions to work processes (BSBMGT407)
  • Optimise digital media impact (BSBMKG421)
  • Plan social media engagement (BSBMKG527)

Duration: 24 hours (held from 10am to 4pm at the Nuriootpa TAFE Campus on the following dates; Monday 11th
& Tuesday 12th September, Monday 18th & Tuesday 19th September, Wednesday 20th & Wednesday 27th
September)
Cost: $60 if eligible for SRC/RD Funding

 

Marketing Your Small Business
This short course is designed to assist participants to produce a marketing plan for a small business.
The workshop covers:

  • understanding your customers
  • developing and maintaining business networks and relationships
  • fundamental marketing lessons everyone needs to learn
  • marketing mix – appealing to your most profitable customers
  • SWOT and PEST analysis
  • creating and building business networks

Accredited units:

  • Market the Small Business (BSBSMB403)
  • Establish Networks (BSBREL401)

Duration: 16 hours ((Every Wednesday 9am to 1pm at the Nuriootpa TAFE Campus, starting Wednesday 18th
October to Wednesday 8th November)
Cost: $40 if eligible for SRC/RD Funding

 

Managing Your Team
This short course is designed to assist participants in understanding the legal obligations when employing others.
The workshop covers:

  • Identifying staffing needs
  • Recruiting and inducting staff
  • Obligations in regards to staff
  • Managing performance

Accredited unit:

  • Manage a Small Team (BSBSMB407)

Duration: 12 hours ((Every Wednesday 9am to 1pm at the Nuriootpa TAFE Campus, starting Wednesday 15th
November to Wednesday 29th November)
Cost: $20 if eligible for SRC/RD Funding

 

Presenting Your Business to Others
This short course is designed to assist participants in putting together a business plan for their small business
and to conduct a presentation to key stakeholders.
The workshop covers:

  • Creating the business plan
  • Types of presentations
  • The do’s and don’ts of presenting

Accredited units:

  • Undertake Small Business Planning (BSBSMB404)
  • Make a Presentation (BSBCMM401)

Duration: 12 hours (held from 9am – 1pm at the Nuriootpa TAFE Campus on the following dates; Wednesday 6th
December, Friday 8th December, Wednesday 13th December)
Cost: $40 per person if eligible for SRC/RD funding

Contact

trevor

Trevor Taylor

Business Solutions and Growth Strategy
Phone:
08 8563 3603
Email:
trevor@barossa.org.au