IGNITE Business Programme

Kick­start your busi­ness ideas in this free train­ing at Arts Uni­ver­si­ty Plymouth

Make your business dreams a reality through the IGNITE Business Programme, part of the IGNITE Festival of Creativity. Over 8 afternoon workshops led by expert business consultant, Mark Cotton, you’ll learn key skills to kickstart your business ideas.

Open to all students, graduates and creatives in Plymouth and the South West. This hands-on programme will equip you with practical skills to create your business and prepare your products or ideas for market. By the end of the training, you'll have developed a good understanding of business modelling and planning, supporting you to successfully begin your journey as an entrepreneur, or grow an existing business.

You will also benefit from an exclusive 1:1 mentoring session with Mark Cotton at the end of the training, to gain bespoke support and advise for your business ideas.

Dates: 5 - 15 September (excluding Friday & the weekend). By registering for this course you agree to attend all 8 sessions.

Times: All sessions will run from 3:30pm-5:30pm.

Venue: In-person training held at Arts University Plymouth (formerly Plymouth College of Art), Tavistock Place, Plymouth, UK, PL4 8AT.

Applications: This event is open to all creatives, students, graduates based in Plymouth and the South West. If you don't meet this criteria but would like to attend the programme, please get in touch:

Cost: Free

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