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Course summary

Business Victoria – in collaboration with Monarch Institute – is offering this online course to help kick start your small business or boost your existing one.

This course is about helping you understand the key aspects of starting your business. Whether it has been days or years since you last formally learned, this course will offer various ways to understand the concepts of managing a business and will help you act with confidence in your own business.

These learning modules are entirely online and comprise of slides, PDF’s and a workbook that you can study at your pace. Take notes, make lists, get your action plan written, and put your new skills to use straight away. This course can be taken on its own or you can book to attend a live workshop or webinar to compliment your learnings.

The length of learning modules are about 4-6 hours. This is dependent on your previous study experience, time availability, how fast you work and how committed you are.


  • Introduction to online learning
  • Taking the first steps
  • Getting started
  • Writing a business plan that’s right for you
  • Useful resources


Monarch Institute provides engaging and well-structured courses that are nationally recognised across Australia under the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF).

All courses are written by industry experts, who liaise and work closely with employers to ensure the necessary industry specific subject matter is carefully and comprehensively integrated throughout the course. It’s not just the knowledge they are focused on in regard to your learning. They are equally focused on the skills you need to develop in order to be successful in your chosen industry.

Visit the Monarch Institute website.

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