Skills and Training Courses

Is Self-Employment Right For Me? - Training Provider: National Careers Service

Understand types of business and self-employment. Identify skills and attributes required. Assess own skills and the options for self-employment including sole traders. Explore the pros & cons and where to access support.

Provider and location

National Careers Service

Zoom Workshop


1 ½ Hours

10:30 am to 12:00 noon

Wednesday 28th April 2021

Skills/qualifications the course will provide

To help you to:

  • Understand the different types of business
  • Consider different types of self employment
  • Understand why some businesses fail in their early years
  • Identify the skills and attributes of an entrepreneur
  • Assess your own skills and options for self employment
  • Explore what is involved in setting up a business
  • Understand the pros and cons of self-employment
  • Identify where to access further support

Required qualification and educational requirements for attendance

No qualification level – for adults only – no upper age limit

If aged 18 must be not in employment, education or training

WIFI enabled device and access to Zoom



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