Young Enterprise Company Programme: 1,000,000 young people have now set up and run a real business with the Young Enterprise Company Programme. Create and make all the decisions about your company, from raising capital to designing and product and service and selling to customers.
Running throughout one academic year, find out what it’s really like to set up and run a business.
You’ll make all the decisions about your company, from deciding on its name and product to creating a business plan and managing the company finances, as well as selling to the public at trade fairs.
A Business Adviser will support you throughout the process, bringing a wealth of business knowledge and expertise.
You could be crowned UK Company of the Year at the Final!
So why choose the programme?
Develop key employability skills.
Can be run flexibly in curriculum or as an after school activity
Supports a range of qualifications and University entrance
First-hand experience of work and insight into a range of roles required to run a business
Insight into the career of local volunteer employees and the skills which are valued in the workplace
In-depth understanding of how companies are organised and structured, the different roles and career opportunities that exist and the skills needed to fulfill specific roles
Head to the website to register for the programme.
Take a look at the video below from the 2016 Young Enterprise Company Programme UK Final video below for more of an idea of what you can expect: