Start Your Own Business QQI 5N1418 Wednesday

Course Name -Start Your Own Business

Award –Minor Award Start Your Own BusinessQQI 5N1418

Corse Overview

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to compile a business plan to enable the learner to start their own business.


  • To facilitate the learner to identify the skills required to start a business and obtain the knowledge to understand the issues involved in doing so.
  • This award will provide the learner with real life experience of investigating and evaluating a business idea.
  • To assist the learner to plan and manage the business from product development through to customer service.Assist the learner to develop the academic and vocational language, literacy and numeracy skills related to Start Your Own Business through the medium of the indicative content
  • To enable the learner to take responsibility for his/her own learning

Entry Requirements

This programme is suitable for people who want to understand Digital marketing and Social Media whether for commercial purposes or in the voluntary sector. No previous experience of the subject matter or technology is required.

Tutor Biography

Pete Kellyisa member of the Biz Mentors Mentoring Panelhas been tutor on Digital marketing, Start Your Own Business Social Media with GTI since 2014. Heis a vastly experienced professional inCommunications Management, Training and Writing.He has worked in multinational companies for over thirty years in general management, trainingand organisational development and is currently running15 Eleven Communicationsandwrites regularly for