Introduction to Entrepreneurship provides participants with an in-depth introduction to the world of entrepreneurship and sufficient knowledge to start, streamline and scale any entrepreneurial venture in the future. This course conveys the practical realities of entrepreneurship while exposing students to best of class theoretical concepts, tips, tools and techniques, the program will be taught by Cordell Williams Graham, President of the Young Entrepreneurs Association of Jamaica and CEO of Transformational Life Solutions, a Life and Business Coaching Training and Consulting company in Jamaica.Register
Total Units: 3
Total Hours: 12 hours
Delivery Mode: Online (2 hour classes held twice per week)
Pre-requisites for taking this course: None
Unit 1: Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship
Unit 2: The Entrepreneurial Process
Unit 3: Business Pitching
Unit 4: General Strategies for building a Saleable, Scalable, Successful and Sustainable Business
Methods of Instruction
The Course will primarily be instructor led using an online power point presentation. These presentations will be supported by:
There will be no quizzes or examinations. However, students will be assessed based on their participation. Students will also participate in a pitching competition at the end of the course where they will be assessed for their application of the lessons learned to a hypothetical or existing business model.
The presentations will be judged by business leaders across the USVI providing students with potential opportunity to gain funding or technical guidance to launch their business concepts after the completion of the CAMP. All students will also receive a certification of completion.