Business Development

Status Of The Programme: 
ACTIVE
3 Feb 2019
Purpose of the Programme: 

The purpose of this programme is to equip the learner with the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes to apply principles
and practices of innovation to the development and growth of a new venture.

Program Outcomes: 
Program OutcomesLevelCredits

On completion of this programme learners will be able to:
• Demonstrate an understanding of the function of the market mechanisms in a new ventrure
• Apply innovative thinking to the development of a small business

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Programme Outline: 

• Develop specific techniques for releasing creativity in developing ideas / opportunities for a new venture
• Determine the role of innovation in the development and growth of a new venture
• Apply principles and practices of innovation to the development and growth of a new venture
• Identify sources of available business and new markets that can be accessed through the tendering processes

Learning Assumed to be in Place: 

Delegates wishing to enroll on this programme should be competent in Computer Literacy, Mathematical Literacy and
Communications at NQF level 3.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL): 

RPL against these unit standards are allowed. Apply online by sending us your details / information.

Methodology: 

Training Programme Duration: 3 Days.

Assessment: Portfolio of Evidence will be submitted within four weeks of completing the training. Assessment includes
completing a tender document.

Certification: This includes obtaining endorsement from the SETQAA.

Unit Standard(s):
• 114600 – Apply innovative thinking to the development of a small business
• 263514 – Demonstrate an understanding of the function of the market mechanisms in a new venture.

Target Group: 

• First line managers
• Business owners
• Branch managers
• Entrepreneurs