Start Your Own Enterpise Course

Start Your Own Enterpise Course – Croydon

Free course to help unemployed who have a great business idea to start their own enterprise

Unemployed and economically inactive residents from Croydon and the surrounding boroughs can now book a free online course to help them get started in business. People that have a great idea for a business or always had ambitions to start an enterprise can get all the help they need.

The course is aimed at people currently out of work and economically inactive and is led by experienced tutors and business advisors, providing advice on all the steps needed for starting a business.

The free online Start Your Own Enterprise course, run by social enterprise Tree Shepherd in partnership with Cute Dog Consulting, runs for 6-weeks from 29 June 2021, beginning with an induction in the Croydon area the course covers topics from writing a business plan to marketing a business.

Participants are supported in developing their ideas, before designing a business plan, learning about cash flow, and how to make their first sale. It is open to residents of Croydon and the surrounding areas who are aged 18 or over who are unemployed or economically inactive.

Sandra Ferguson, CEO of Tree Shepherd said: “We want to show people, especially the unemployed, that they can realise their dreams and run a business. With the advice and guidance that our tutors and advisors provide they can be running a successful enterprise in no time. The courses will offer insight into all aspects of running a business.”

Participants are also offered ongoing business advice from Tree Shepherd’s mentors on completion of the course.

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For further press information, please contact:

Dee Byrne


Tel: 07986 378358


Jun 29 2021 - Aug 06 2021


10:30 am - 1:30 pm




Tree Shepherd