This qualification will suit you if you're interested in starting your own business and developing skills in business operations, helping you learn how to increase value and profit for your business.
Maybe you've started a side hustle that you can see yourself working on full-time or you may have a strong desire to be self-employed and work in an industry that you're truly passionate about. This course can help you pursue the career pathways of Business Manager or Administration Manager.
You'll also touch upon relevant topics like developing and presenting business proposals, investigating business opportunities and marketing new business ventures.
This qualification is comprised of units that can help you prepare for a career in entrepreneurship.
If your desire is to be self-employed and run your own business venture, studying this course can give you the skills and knowledge needed to do this.
In this course, you'll learn to:
- Plan finances for new business ventures
- Research and develop business plans
- Establish legal and risk management requirements of new business ventures
- Build and maintain business relationships
Other personal skills you may learn along the way include:
- Effective leadership
- Complex problem-solving skills
- Emotional intelligence
Work in a simulated workplace
By studying with Upskilled, you'll get the opportunity to undertake tasks and/or assessments that are related to a workplace environment.
With online learning, we want you to develop some ""work-ready"" skills that complement well with the theory components of your course.
A simulated workplace allows you to undertake practical assessments that help you put your skills into practice. The simulated workplace can be accessed through our customised learning platform, MyUpskilled.
By choosing Upskilled, you will gain access to supplementary resources that can help with your studies. These inclusions aim to enhance your online learning experience, making it interactive and engaging. These include:
- Access to Upskilled's customised learning platform, MyUpskilled
- Student Support Team
- Core and specialist trainers
- Online tutorials
- video content access via:
Recognition of Prior Learning / Credit Transfer
You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Credit Transfer (CT) provided that you have supporting evidence of any prior education and work experience. This can either reduce your study load or shorten the duration of your course. Prior to enrolment, please speak with your Education Consultant for further details.
After enrolment, you can download the application from MyUpskilled, or on request from Student Support. A trainer will be assigned to assess your eligibility for RPL and/or CT.
This course will have you undertake summative and formative assessments, write reports and/or create a portfolio, and participate in role-playing scenarios. You'll also be working on a variety of projects that require your own research as well as answering various written/oral questions that apply the theory you learn into practice.