Kickstart Your Micro Farming Enterprise Byron Community College

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Kickstart Your Micro Farming Enterprise

Kickstart Your Micro Farming Enterprise
Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate III in Micro Business Operations BSB30315.
  • Establish networks (BSBREL401)
  • Investigate micro business opportunities (BSBSMB301)
  • Comply with regulatory, taxation and insurance requirements for the micro business (BSBSMB305)
  • Maintain financial records (BSBFIA301)
  • Use digital technology for routine workplace tasks (FSKDIG03)
  • Use strategies to plan simple workplace tasks (FSKLRG05)
  • Use strategies to respond to routine workplace problems (FSKLRG09)

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Gain the skills and know-how to begin your own micro-farm. Micro farms work brilliantly in urban spaces, promoting sustainable farming and growing organic food produce.

From management and marketing to finances and successful customer interaction, our Certificate III in Micro Business Operations covers topics crucial to the success of your urban farm. You’ll learn how to launch, plan and run your micro farm with confidence.

This subsidised course combines classroom theory with practical work-based projects and independent learning. You’ll graduate with the business knowledge that enables your success as a small business owner.

You Will Learn To

  • Have a good understanding of business legal and risk implications for a micro business
  • Be able to plan and maintain micro business finances
  • Be able to build and maintain relationships with networking
  • Determine which resources your business requires to operate successfully
  • Identify and determine the viability of a micro business idea

Topics covered

The 4 units of competency from the BSB30315 Certificate III in Micro Business Operations full qualification include:

  • BSBSMB301 – Investigate micro business opportunities
  • BSBREL401 – Establish Networks
  • BSBSMB305 – Comply with regulatory, taxation and insurance requirements for the micro business
  • BSBFIA301 – Maintain Financial Records

Course costs

  • Course is fully subsidised but students are required to pay an $80 resource fee (full fee would usually be $1200)
  • Eligibility criteria apply call us for more details on 02 6684 3374
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Governement

Entry Requirements

  • No previous experience or knowledge is required
  • Students must be at least 17 years of age to enrol

Course Length, Dates & Hours

  • One day a week in class sessions: 9 am – 3.30pm
  • Course runs over 9 weeks
  • Additional: One day of home study per week
  • Held at the Mullumbimby Campus

Student Policies and Procedures

See Student Handbook

USI

From the 1st of January 2015, any student enrolling in an Accredited Training course will be required to obtain a USI. The USI helps to keep your training records and results together in an online account which is controlled by you. You can logon to the USI website and follow the simple instructions online to create your USI. This then needs to be provided to the College at the time of enrolment.