Ortus offer a range of support initiatives to assist entrepreneurs in starting a business. Perhaps you have considered self employment and are unsure of a business idea, or have a firm idea that you need advice and guidance on how to take forward and require a business plan?
Some of the programmes available include:
- The national business start up programme for Northern Ireland. Regional Start provides you with a range of guidance, support, training and business clinics and also ongoing support to help you develop and grow your business. Through this programme you receive a free of charge business plan and financials map plus one hour business mentoring.
- Thinking about starting your own business but unsure where to start? This programme is a free course for those who are unemployed or work less than 16 hours per week. It’s a CCEA accredited course, lasts 8 days (over 4 weeks), provides you with a QCF in Understanding Business Enterprise and also gives you a free business plan written for you and your new business .
- Activity based workshops by Belfast City Council that help budding entrepreneurs take practical steps towards developing key business skills required for their business venture
- The SEED Franchisor Programme offers a free comprehensive package of support to help you explore the potential that lies in the relatively untapped franchise market in Northern Ireland.
Start your new journey today, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 02890 311002.