Business & Self-Employment

Be Your Own Boss




The aim of this course is to support you as you begin your self-employment career path. This course is designed for learners aged 19 years or over who wish to gain the knowledge and fundamentals of being self-employed.




These units will together help you to overcome any barriers to self-employment and improve your business plans, organisation, branding, and business entity.




This course is made up of six units including:
Establish business goals
Plan creative ideas for branding identity
Plan & create professional stationery/documents (CV, Invoices, Business cards…)
Incomings and outgoings/accounts
Registering business
Finalizing the basic foundations of your business



Throughout these units:
You will carry out research into employment opportunities and identify jobs that match your skills and requirements.


Learn about the different methods of building your business. You will also develop the knowledge and skills to prepare for, undertake and review your own ideas and plans, outlining actions to implement.


Complete theory work and be put into pairs completing activities & learn through lessons, group discussions, hands-on experience and research.


Each learner will have a one to one at the end of each week with their tutor they will give you regular updates on your progress both verbally and in written feedback.


We support you as you gain confidence in yourself as a business owner by guiding you with the creation and development of your business including branding, self-employment, legalities and creative business goals that align with your ambitions which you will pursue after you complete this course.



Following successful completion of this course, you will be able to progress to full or part-time self-employment – or continue onto one of our other courses in media, makeup, hair, photography, film, dressmaking or singing!


Click the pink button to fill out our enrolment form & let’s fulfil your dreams of becoming a self-employed creative professional!