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Level 2 Creating a Business Start-Up

Level 2 Creating a Business Start-Up


Business and Management

Business Start-up


If you are looking to start your own business, or develop your skills in business start-up, this qualification is for you. This quick course is designed for learners seeking to develop a business start-up, which supports you with the knowledge and skills you need.

It will give learners an understanding of the initial processes and requirements of a business start-up, knowledge of the first steps in creating a business start-up, including the marketing, legal and financial requirements, and an understanding of how to write a business plan.


  • First steps in a business start-up
  • Marketing a new business
  • Legal and financial considerations
  • Developing a business plan

Entry Requirements

You must be a British, EU or EEA citizen, had been a permanent resident of the UK, EU or EEA for the whole of the previous 3 years and aged 19 or over. If you are aged between 19 and 23, you must also hold a Level 2 qualification.


If you choose to complete the course online, you will need a computer or a laptop with access to the internet. If not, you’ll just need writing materials for the postal work booklet (it helps to underline in pencil).

Next Steps

Once complete, you may complete another free qualification. We recommend Level 2 Principles of Team Leading, Level 2 Understanding Data Protection and Data Security and Level 2 Lean Organisation Management Techniques qualifications.

Mode of Study

Online, remote delivery or postal

Course Features

Level 2


FREE* see entry requirements for conditions

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