The Business Lab Courses

18
Apr
2018

The business lab are offering three incredible courses, Preparing to Work in Adult Social CareExploring Entrepreneurship and Steps to Enterprise. For more information, see below or visit The Business Lab in store:

Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Duration: 3 weeks – 30 hours per week
Location: Newham College, East Ham Campus
High Street South, E6 6ER
Level: Level 2 Certificate
Cost: £350. Course available at no cost to unemployed applicants in receipt of benefits.

This short course is for people who would like to work with adults in a wide range of health and social care settings. It will develop learners’ knowledge of a variety of topics which are fundamental to working in adult social care, including:

  • The importance of communication
  • Personal development
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion
  • Health and safety
  • Duty of care
  • Implementing person-centred approaches towards care

Candidates should be at Level 1 in Literacy and Numeracy. On completion, you will receive a nationally recognised certificate at Level 2. We have details of vacancies within this sector and can prepare eligible candidates for interview and selection. Progression opportunities include jobs, further training and apprenticeships.

Exploring Entrepreneurship 

Duration: 3 weeks
Location: Business Lab, Units 61-62
Stratford Centre, London E15 1XF

Cost: £25, Course available at no cost to unemployed applicants in receipt of benefits.

A one-day workshop for all budding entrepreneurs.
Take the first step towards your dream. Come along to our one-day introductory workshop to:

  • Get a great introduction to enterprise
  • Learn from the success stories of other entrepreneurs
  • Identify essential characteristics of entrepreneurs
  • Complete your own skills assessment
  • Explore how to generate new ideas

Steps to Enterpise

Duration: 3 weeks
Location: Business Lab, Units 61-62
Stratford Centre, London E15 1XF
Cost: £300. Course available at no cost to unemployed applicants in receipt of benefits.

A three week intensive business start-up course packed with information, guidance, tips and advice. This hands-on practical course will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to build a great business.

Together we will explore:

  • How to build a business plan
  • Business staus and legislation
  • How to protect your intellectual property
  • How to use market research
  • The many Ps of marketing
  • The social media big 5
  • The art of networking
  • Pitching your ideas
  • Insights from guest speakers
  • Tools and resources for your business