This short course is designed to help builders, plumbers, electricians, painters, landscapers, gas fitters and general tradies obtain their contractor's licence. Meet Office of Consumer and Business Services requirements and gain the necessary skills to project profits and develop financial plans for your own business or intended business. This includes understanding different industry costs and how to ensure full recovery of costs in your pricing strategy, breakeven analysis and profit projection, equity and loan capital, assets, working capital and the cash flow cycle.
*Both 'Plan Small Business Finances' and 'Establish Legal and Risk Management Requirements of Small Business' must be completed to be able to apply for a Contractor's Licence.
If you require support with language, literacy or numeracy please call the phone number on the corresponding workshop from the schedule below, prior to registering in the unit.
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