An entrepreneurial development training and mentoring programme for existing micro to small businesses, employing one to three employees, will be held from November 2016 to February 2018.
The project is aimed at improving and streamlining small businesses in Humansdorp, Jeffreys Bay, St Francis Bay, Hankey and Patensie for future growth.
The programme will consist of one-on-one training over a 15-month period at the successful applicant’s workplace.
Applicants must be willing to join and participate in the Business Club, be entrepreneurs for peer training, and be prepared to undergo participative training and mentoring over a 15-month period.
The project partners are the Small Business Development Agency (SEDA), the German International Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), the Central Business Academy Pty Ltd, the Kouga Business Forum (KBF) and the Kouga Municipality.
The programme is free.
Applicants will participate in an interview and selection process, as only 100 candidates will be accommodated.
To apply, applicants must send a one paragraph description of their business, number of employees, physical address and contact details to firstname.lastname@example.org before October 3, 2016.