This two hour ‘Bite Size’ course, led by Dorset Community Action, is aimed at voluntary and community groups who would like to develop their skills and knowledge to write their own business plan, to help give them direction as an organisation, to help them become "fit for funding" or to strive for charitable status.

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for new and existing groups who want to develop the skills and tools to write your own robust business plan.

What will the course will cover?

  • Understanding what a business plan is and why you need one
  • Knowing what information it should include and who should be involved
  • Understanding how to know your organisation in context, your market, your activities, monitoring and evaluation and finance
  • Knowing how to plan for problems and understand legal issues
  • Understanding how to pull this all together
  • Knowing how to develop an action plan and start using a business plan template

Date:  20th June 2017 (9.45am registration for 10am start through to 12 noon finish)

Venue: Blandford Fire Station (please contact us prior to booking if you have any mobility issues)

Cost: £30 pp for voluntary and community groups, £40 pp for statutory groups

To Register - BOOK HERE

Refreshments will be provided.

Further information:- please contact us on 01202 847605 or email [email protected]