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Foundation in Business Skills

Foundation in Business Skills

Foundation in Business Skills


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UKFEC16BUS - Comes with a CPD Certificate once completed.

Foundation in Business Skills


Course Details

  • Course Code: UKFEC16BUS
  • Location: Online
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Cost:
  • Qualification: Business Basics Diploma

Further Details

  • Course Access: Lifetime
  • Exams Included: Yes
  • Compatibility: All major browsers / devices

Business Basics Diploma

Have you always dreamed of starting your own business? Do you need the skills and knowledge to start your own business and achieve success? Have you finished school and are thinking of entering the business world and want to boost your career from the start? Then this course from New Skills Academy may be what you are looking for.

Introduction to the Business Basics Diploma Course

The Business Basics Diploma course is made up of sixteen modules. These modules are brimming with valuable information that you can use straight away in your working day. Overall the sixteen modules take around ten hours to complete, each module taking you between fifteen to thirty minutes.

Learn about branding, setting goals and financial, learn everything you need to know to start or grow your own business. You will gain a lifetime access to the course modules, so you can refer back to them at any time.

Enjoy the convenience of online learning, where you can study at your own pace using any device from anywhere, as long as you have internet access.

What you will learn

This certified course with sixteen modules is going to teach you everything you need to know when in business. The modules comprise of the following:

  • Starting your own business, where to begin, generating ideas and personal qualifies you are going to need.
  • Understanding the importance of a business plan and how to start your own.
  • Researching into your business market and how to identify your target audience.
  • What is branding, how to use branding and how it will effect your business moving forward.
  • How to set goals and tackle issues.
  • Understanding financing and options available. Identify how much money you will need to start up your business along with what you need to give in return.
  • Understanding cash flow, accounts and bookkeeping. Learn how to budget, how to keep track of invoices and payments.
  • Get a firm understanding of marketing and social media and how you can use these to boost your business moving forward. Learn how to market your business on a tight budget and what considerations to factor into your marketing decisions.
  • How to source and manage staff. What you need to do to keep them motivated. Also learn the importance of training.
  • Learn the legal issues which could affect your business moving forward.
  • Get the low-down on tax and what taxes you will be accountable for. Also get some tips and advice to make tax an easy and stress free process within your company.
  • Identify with your insurance needs. Get a good understanding of business insurance and what costs you may incur if you don't have the right insurance in place at all times.
  • Learn how technology can help you grow your business. Identify what technology you need, how not to overpay for essential technology and things you should be aware of at all times.
  • Identify what business ethics is and how it relates to your business. You will also learn how to operate effectively and how business ethics identifies how you are perceived.
  • Know why you need a website, what to include and how to market it effectively.
  • Know when it's time to grow your business, know the pitfalls and how to deal with the future.

Benefits of the Course

This course is brimming with valuable information, tips and strategies you can use each and every day. The benefits of taking this course include:

  • Study online
  • Study at your own pace as you have the time
  • Study in the convenience of your own home
  • Gain the skills you need to start your own successful business
  • Fast track your career
  • Enjoy online support throughout your studies
  • Compatible on all devices
  • Enjoy lifetime access to the easy to manage modules
  • Download and print your certificate on successful completion of the course and test
  • Each module only takes around thirty minutes to complete
  • Seventy percent pass rate secures you a certification and the knowledge you need to start and grow your own business moving forward.
  • Improve your knowledge and skill

Course Modules/Lessons

Module 01: Where to Begin

Module 02 : Starting Your Business Plan

Module 03 : Research and Your Target Market

Module 04 : Branding

Module 05 : Goal Setting

Module 06 : Options with Financing

Module 07 : Dealing with Accounts and Money

Module 08 : The Importance of Marketing and Social Media

Module 09 : Staffing

Module 10 : Dealing with the Legalities

Module 11 : Dealing with Tax

Module 12 : Dealing with Insurance

Module 13 : Using Technology

Module 14 : The Importance of Ethics

Module 15: Dealing with your Website

Module 16: Growing your Business and Moving Forward

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