Practical skills that get results now

Small business

Small business

Certificate in Small Business Management

Programme owner, Te Wananga o Aotearoa
Level                     Length                 Fees

   4                  36 weeks               $0 

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Programme Overview

Have a great business idea but not sure how to go about starting up?  Just started your own business?  This programme will show you to create a comprehensive and achievable business plan in easy steps.
Learn up front what so many business owners try to figure out along the way: How to plan, market, operate, comply with all the laws and still make some money.

You'll learn about

* planning ahead
* your legal obligations
* marketing that works
* employing staff and paying wages
* logistics that save money
* how to keep on the right side of the Inland Revenue
* getting the money sorted

You'll know how to

​​* set up and operate your own business
* create a business plan for YOUR business
* market your business
* meet your legal obligations
* do financial planning, reporting, and GST
* understand cashflow and profit


Where will this take me?

​​I want to keep learning
Take this to the next level with further study in business development or management.

​​I want to use my new skills
You'll be ready to start your own business or be able to run your current one better.

Quick facts

​​* Starts    Thursday 18 August 2016 in Blenheim and Nelson             
* Weekly evening or day classes and optional workshops
* NO resource fees


Our purpose

Learning for a better future
Providing practical and relevant training programmes

Our values

We do it together
It's all about teamwork
We all win Mutually beneficial relationships
We answer to each other We do what is fair and right



Providers for NZ Trade and Enterprise; NZ Aid; Te Puni Kōkiri

Get in touch

t: +64 3 547 6138