Start-Up Success

Build a successful business. A must-do course if you’re interested in being your own boss – no matter your experience.

Nationally Accredited

100% Free

A Two Week Course

Live Virtual Classroom

Ongoing Support

Level 2 Qualification

Join over 40,000 people who have upskilled with Strive Training!

Course Description

Starting a business can seem overwhelming and complicated. There are so many things you have to consider, from coming up with an excellent idea to registering a company, all the way to business planning, fundraising…and much more. This course will give you the clarity and direction that every entrepreneur should have.

This course will give you a solid understanding of how to start your own successful business.

  • Learn from the comfort of your own home
  • Earn an accredited qualification
  • 100% government funded
  • Develop a powerful and supportive network of fellow budding business owners
  • Join exclusive live sessions with successful local entrepreneur

Course Length: This is a two week course

Course Dates: July 12

Free Course for: Anyone who is unemployed and aged 19 or over who has been living in the European Union for the last 3 years

Qualification: Level 2 Certificate in Creating a Business Start-Up

Certified Awarding Body: NCFE

 

Course Content
  • How to write and develop business plan
  • What are the initial steps to starting a business
  • How to successfully market your business start-up
  • Legals: what you need to know
  • Get clued up about start-up finances
  • Solidify your general business skills
  • Develop a stronger sense of your skills and abilities
Are you eligible to complete this qualification for free?

This qualification is 100% government funded if:

  • You were born before the 31st August 2001
  • You must currently live in England. However, anyone living in the following areas is not eligible for funding: Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, Greater Manchester, Liverpool City Region, Tees Valley, West Midlands and West of England
  • You have lived in the European Union for the last 3 years (unless you have have been given a special Visa/Residence permits that gives you the permanent right to remain)
  • Are Unemployed and can provide evidence (Subject to eligibility)
  • Can provide Identifications and relevant documentation as required
  • If on the 31st of August 2019, you were aged between 19-23, you need to have gained a full level 2 qualification (e.g. five or more GCSE/O-Levels at grades A* – C / 4 – 9, one A-Level, two/three AS-Levels, five or more CSE grade 1’s, GNVQ Intermediate, QCF Diploma Level 2)
What Students Like You Are Saying
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Juliet Afejuki-Aganbi

Excellent!

I never through I’d be able to confidently apply for a job and actually enjoy going to a job interview – thank you Strive! I’m now feeling very positive about my future.

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Chantel Loveday
Chantel Loveday

Excellent!

I would definitely recommend Strive...Honestly, I want to do all of Strive’s courses before I’m ready to work again!

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Alan French
Alan French

Excellent!

I can say, in all honesty, that I would never have gotten to this point without Strive Training’s help.

Why Learn with Us

A fully certified and nationally accredited qualification

100% government funded - you don't pay anything! (Check your eligibility.)

Ongoing and comprehensive one-to-one support from an expert assessor

Comprehensive employment support service

FAQs
The courses take place on Zoom, in a virtual classroom setting - live with your tutor and other learners.
All our courses are free for those who are employed and unemployed, subject to eligibility.
No, you don’t need to attend our training center for any of our Home Learning courses. (Note that under normal circumstances we deliver various classroom-based courses from our training centers in Croydon, Harrow and Tottenham - learn more at https://strivetraining.wpengine.com/classroom-based-courses/)
Yes, anyone who is unemployed can enroll on any of our courses, subject to eligibility.
You can enroll on one course at a time, but you can do as many as you like to achieve your career goals. We are happy to give you information, advice and guidance on any courses you wish to complete.
Of course. All our courses are accredited courses and you will receive a nationally recognized certification on achievement.
All our Home Learning courses are assignment based, you will need to complete assignments for each of the units of the qualifications and submit them to your assessor.
Yes, there are further courses that will become available in due course, we will be keeping our website updated regularly, but if you would like to be notified please email us at homelearning@strivetraining.co.uk
We continually try to make learning simple and transparent. Learning through our online platform is incredibly easy and you can navigate around your qualification quickly and access all the learning materials as soon as you login. Your studying should be about what you learn, not how you learn it. Which is why we make the entire process as simple as possible to help you adjust to learning online.
Next Steps

Simply complete the short form on the right. You'll then immediately be able to complete your Fast-Track online registration.

This registration process will confirm your eligibility to have your qualification 100% government funded. Join 40,000 other learners who have chosen to upskill with Strive Training - register now!

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