The program aims to empower local entrepreneurs, by increasing their business knowledge, skills, networks and confidence. During 15 sessions spread over 4 months, the program offers local residents:

  • An opportunity to gain business skills
  • A friendly environment to learn about business
  • A chance to create business networks
  • A supportive learning experience that’s shaped by the learning needs of the participants
  • The opportunity to learn from experienced business people on key business topics
  • A personal mentor and access to a network of business professionals
  • Development of a strong peer support network
  • Highly subsidised local small business education and support

In addition, by promoting social inclusion in the Wyndham area, opportunities are provided for those who may not have access to mainstream services.