Business Success Program

In the age of innovation, change and disruption have become the new constants. To survive, you need to know how to compete in a crowded market, innovate to stay front of mind with customers, and build a better business.

The CSGC Business Success Program is designed to enhance businesses across the Southern Gold Coast through targeted learning and skills development. If you’re looking to grow your business, start a new business or are simply looking for advice on how to do business better, this is the program for you. 

In partnership with Small Business Solutions and TAFE Queensland, we will be offering a series of weekly workshops culminating in the attendee gaining a Certificate IV in Small Business Management.  The workshops are run by a Small Business Solutions and TAFE Queensland mentor and business coach. 

The course is normally priced at $2,500, however Connecting Southern Gold Coast subsidises the price of the course to eligible Southern Gold Coast businesses to just $49 (incl GST)

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Through the Build a Better Business workshops and mentoring, an expert business mentor will guide you through critical periods of business development and arm you with the knowledge, skills and confidence you need to clarify your ideas and move into the
next stage of business growth.

With the right mix of peer to peer support and hands-on training from your mentor who knows what it takes to grow a successful business, you will learn how to:

You will

The November 2017 course dates are:

These are small group sessions, with a maximum group size of 8. The program is delivered through a combination of face-to- face and online learning.  The structure of the program is: 

Expressions of Interest are now open for the final 2017 round, commencing on Thursday 9 November. Participants must be Queensland residents and show proof of address. Fill in the form below and if you meet the eligibility criteria, a link will be sent to you to complete registration and payment.  

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Terms and Conditions 

To be eligible for BSB42415 Certificate IV in Small Business Management, participants must:
You must have access to a laptop or iPad to complete the course work, which is to be brought along to the workshops. 
If you are found to be not eligible, you will forfeit your $49 course registration fee. If you are accepted into the course and do not complete the full course, you will be eligible to pay the FULL course fee at it’s full value, which is $2,500. Therefore, you must agree to commit the time and energy to complete the course including the development of a business action plan and associated skills and knowledge activities, in order to better your business, your skills and attain a Certificate IV in Small Business Management.