Small business is actually big, accounting for a whopping 96% of private sector businesses – from architectural firms and auto electricians to wheat farms and web designers.

Starting a business is easy, but staying in business takes certain skills.

These small business courses provide the training and practical knowledge to get companies off the ground, and help existing businesses grow.

Career outcomes:

  • Small Business Owner
  • Cafe or Restaurant Owner
  • Online Retails Business Owner
  • Farmer
  • Bookkeeper
12 Small Business courses:

A look at the numbers

10 Australia ranks in the top 10 in the world for starting a new business

Source: Doing Business 2011

53% of new businesses are opened by women

Source: ABS Counts of Australian Business

18% of the Australian workforce are their own boss

Source: Labour Force, Australia