CMTN Micro-credentials

Skills Development for the Entrepreneur

Courses provide the small business owner or those looking to start their own business with skills to increase their market share or a plan to bring their ideas to life.

Course delivery

Note that courses are offered in partnership with Ed2Go, CMTN's trusted partner in online Continuing Studies.

Requirements

To qualify for this micro-credential you must complete a minimum of 48 hours of course work:


Starting a Consulting Practice (Ed2Go)

Do you have training or knowledge that could be useful to others? Have you ever considered providing consulting services based upon your background? This course is designed to help you set up a consulting practice. You will learn the complete process of starting and operating a consulting practice. The course will begin with surveys and assessments designed to help you pinpoint the best consulting services to offer.

The course then progresses into the business start-up process, including issues such as licensing and legalities. You will then develop a complete business plan for their consulting firm that details finances, pricing policies, contracting, and marketing. The course concludes with a discussion of record-keeping and tax concerns. The course will keep you updated by citing resources such as books, periodicals, and organizations designed to help small businesses.

For more information about how ed2go courses work, please visit the Help tab on CMTN’s ed2go site.

Course number:
CEBSNS 852
Campuses offered:
  • Online
Price:
$175
Times:
Self-paced
Hours:
24
Register at:
the Register for Continuing Studies page. This course is offered online in partnership with ED2GO online.

Contact

For more information on micro-credentials at Coast Mountain College contact:

Meredith Findlay
Regional Program Assistant, Workforce Training
250.635.6511 Ext. 5217
mfindlay@coastmountaincollege.ca