Whether you want to go into business, buy an existing business, or ensure the continuity of an organisation in any domain, the Starting a Business program will give you all the tools necessary at all levels: from your business idea to your start-up.
Using an individualised approach, professional support from qualified teacher-coaches, and a flexible schedule, the Starting a business vocational training program is designed to turn your passion into your profession!
Our entrepreneurial training program is offered by over 600 teachers-coaches across 52 school boards throughout more than 100 service centres in 17 regions in Quebec.
All programs include tools adapted to your project, individualised coaching with a professional and assignments related to your business.
TRAINING AND COACHING HOURS PERSONALIZED TO YOUR BUSINESS IDEA
BENEFITS OF OUR PROGRAM
Here are just some of the benefits of becoming part of the large Entrepreneuriat Quebec family through the Starting a business program:
10-22 weeks of training (part time: days-evenings)
Varied teaching methods:
Fully subsidized program*
*You will only be required to pay the registration fee. The registration fee varies between $0–$200 depending on the region.
“From being just a regular employee, I went through the Starting a Business program elements step-by-step. I learned the general knowledge essential to starting a business with regards to marketing, accounting and market analysis.”
“The Starting a Business program was what gave me the taste for entrepreneurship. It allowed me to validate that what I wanted to do was the right thing. Whether it was meeting with different consultants or developing a business plan, this course helped me to launch my business successfully!”
“After my completing bachelor’s degree, I wanted to apply my newly acquired knowledge from university. I needed advice from people in the industry to go with my theories on application. The Starting a Business program, along with a market analysis, led me to accurately measure and interpret previously acquired ideas. The regular revisions of my project with the coaches allowed me to see my strengths and weaknesses and to actively work on them.”
“The Starting a Business program gives promoters communication skills. The program has solid instructors who are passionate and dynamic. Participants are able to draw from every opportunity to apply acquired notions into their business plans. The people there are well-prepared, approachable and it was a pleasure to work with them!”
“While working full-time, the flexible schedule of the Starting a Business program enabled me to see all that was necessary to start a business. I especially appreciated the availability and professionalism of the teachers who showed me the specific management approaches for my project. Looking back, I can say that any future entrepreneur who has an interest in taking this course should, without a doubt, count on success!”