Starting Your Own Business: The Comprehensive Online Short Course

Provider Courses for Success
Course Outcome Certificate of Completion
Study Mode Online
Duration 6 hours
Start Date Anytime – start today!
Cost $399.00
  • What you'll learn


    Have you always wanted to begin your own business but never truly understood how to become an entrepreneur? Well, consider registering for a short course.

    The Starting Your Own Business: The Comprehensive Online Short Course, delivered by Courses for Success, teaches you the essentials of business ownership, and ensures that you are on the right track in management. As a student, you will be introduced to bookkeeping practices and government requirements for business owners.

    You will also be challenged to further develop your idea for a business before launching out into the deep waters of registration and funding. This short course will teach you the essentials of financing as it pertains to business ownership, and introduce you to the world of marketing where your business can thrive.

    After purchasing this course, you will be provided with unlimited, lifetime access to its materials.

  • Ideal for


    Aspiring entrepreneurs would benefit most from this online short course.

    While there are no formal entry requirements for this short course, students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills and need to have access to a computer and the internet to complete this course.

  • Career Outcomes


    By the end of this course, you will have all the tools needed to begin a successful business.

    Completion of this short course will see you awarded with a Courses for Success certificate of completion.

  • Course Content


    This short course consists of two modules:

    Starting your own business

    We will teach you the fundamentals of setting up and structuring your business, this module consists of a course video and workbook to be printed out and completed to aid you in the setting up of your business. Topics covered include:

    • How to choose a business name
    • What type of business structure you need
    • The importance of bookkeeping
    • The importance of doing a business plan
    • How to open a business bank account and factors to consider
    • Choosing a business location and business leases
    • Tax, liabilities and licenses
    • How to choose employees
    • What types of insurances do you need

    Marketing and growing your own business

    This module consists of nine comprehensive units including course notes that will guide you through taking your business to the next level. Consisting of nine online videos and course notes this course will take you through the strategies to get your business off the ground quickly, so you are making money sooner. Topics include:

    • How to get your image right
    • Know your business
    • Systemise your business
    • Sales team training
    • Marketing your business
    • Website ranking
    • Bullet proof your customers
    • Print advertising
    • Key marketing strategies
  • Payment Information


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  • Why Courses for Success?

    Courses for Success

    Boasting one of the most extensive and diverse course lists on offer, Courses for Success have hundreds of online courses. With everything from accounting to art, wedding planning to web design, they are a great option for anyone with specific professional development needs or with a particular hobby to pursue – there really is a course to suit everyone.

    Courses for Success has developed its own online courses and utilises the latest technology to deliver them at affordable prices across ten countries. They have also partnered with some of Australia’s leading training providers to offer a range of accredited courses, with accessibility their main aim.

    As a student of Courses for Success, you’ll benefit from 24/7 access to your online course materials, enabling you to study whenever and wherever you want.

    You will also receive ongoing support from a tutor who is available to answer your questions and help keep you motivated as you may your way through the course material.