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Startup School for Seniors

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What you'll learn

Sponsored places for London residents to start their own business Startup School for Seniors is an award-winning eight-week eLearning course for Londoners starting 9th September who are looking to start or grow their own business.

Entry requirements

This course runs online for people aged 30 onwars that would like to start a business

This online course is taught using Microsoft Teams

What does this mean for me?

Our courses are normally taught in person. To keep people safe during the coronavirus pandemic, we're doing all our teaching online instead.

You'll need a computer or smartphone with a good internet connection.

Your tutor will send you detailed instructions before lessons start.

New to video calls? See our guide

Apply for this course

This course is for you if:

• You have a passion or idea you’d like to turn into a business

• Have been made redundant or are currently unemployed and considering your next step

• You want to gain the knowledge and skills necessary to get a new business off the ground

• You would benefit from the support of others

Run by social enterprise, Advantages of Age, the course is delivered online by entrepreneur Suzanne Noble and business coach Mark Elliott. They create a fun, interactive learning experience and support you to progress week by week.

Fully sponsored places are available to residents of London. Register at startupschoolforseniors.com .

 

To apply please contact Dalal on dalal.al-jalaby@islington.gov.uk

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