Start Your Business

Get the business know-how needed to turn your passion for pets into a profitable venture

Start Your Business

Get the business know-how needed to turn your passion for pets into a profitable venture

  • You have the drive and determination to successfully start a business and our course will guide you through every step needed to put your ideas into a sound business plan
  • Be a leader not a follower by knowing the financial, legal and marketing requirements you have to know to set up and run your own pet business
  • Learn at your own pace and at any time from anywhere by using our easy-to-use platform to develop your business plan
$99
  • 95% recommend
  • Fully accredited by ICOES
  • Free PDF Certificate
  • 14 days money back guaranteed
  • 50 online study hours

95% THUMBS UP 95% of students recommend our courses

FULLY ACCREDITED All our courses are accredited by ICOES and CPD Certification Service

FREE PDF CERTIFICATE You can prove your commitment with a certificate upon completion

14 DAYS MONEY BACK If our course isn't for you, you have 14 days to claim your money back guarantee

40 ONLINE STUDY HOURS You have 90 days to complete the course and one year to start it

ABOUT THE COURSE

  • You’ve learnt from the rest now you can be the best pet business owner possible by understanding about funding and running an enterprise that customers will love

  • You’ve spotted a gap in the market that you can fill but need to sharpen the practical skills before you can launch your services to the world

  • Gain the knowledge you need to set up your own business or gain a competitive advantage over a rival by researching the practicalities of your idea and how to make them work

  • The easy-to-understand content is packed with inspiring material and workable ideas on all aspects of setting up and running a business for you to succeed with confidence

  • This course is your first step to kickstart your new career of running your own business doing what you love - working with animals!

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

  • All animal lovers who want to spend their working lives doing what they enjoy most (and who want to be the leader of the pack too!)

  • Anyone who has a hobby or sideline dealing with animals, such as dog walking, grooming or training, and wants to take it to an exciting new level

  • Current business owners wishing to improve their knowledge base and sharpen their skills can learn from real life examples of our advice in action

ABOUT THE COURSE

  • You’ve learnt from the rest now you can be the best pet business owner possible by understanding about funding and running an enterprise that customers will love

  • You’ve spotted a gap in the market that you can fill but need to sharpen the practical skills before you can launch your services to the world

  • Gain the knowledge you need to set up your own business or gain a competitive advantage over a rival by researching the practicalities of your idea and how to make them work

  • The easy-to-understand content is packed with inspiring material and workable ideas on all aspects of setting up and running a business for you to succeed with confidence

  • This course is your first step to kickstart your new career of running your own business doing what you love - working with animals!

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

  • All animal lovers who want to spend their working lives doing what they enjoy most (and who want to be the leader of the pack too!)

  • Anyone who has a hobby or sideline dealing with animals, such as dog walking, grooming or training, and wants to take it to an exciting new level

  • Current business owners wishing to improve their knowledge base and sharpen their skills can learn from real life examples of our advice in action

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Before giving up the day job, make sure you and your vision will work in the competitive marketplace

  • Who wants their business to be run like an expensive hobby? This won’t happen to you if you carefully follow our step-by-step guide to develop your idea into a successful enterprise which exceeds people’s demands

  • Get the lowdown of every aspect of setting up and running a small start-up business that enables you to release your inner entrepreneur and make full use of your talents

HOW IT WILL HELP YOU

  • As well as the fun side of working with animals, you will also know how to structure a business, your legal and tax obligations, cash flow, budgets, marketing, networking and finding customers

  • Be the successful pet business owner that you deserve to be by having the tools of the trade to see your business flourish

  • Expand your horizons by developing your understanding of animals into a thriving money-making venture where you can spend more time doing what you enjoy

COURSES MODULES

Module 1: Preparation – Before You Start Your Business
  • 1.1. Self-assessment. Are you an entrepreneur?
  • 1.2. Market Research and competition analysis
  • 1.3. Developing, assessing and testing your idea
  • 1.4. Funding – how to finance your business idea
  • 1.5. Availing of help
Module 2: Introduction To Marketing
  • 2.1. Income sources and pricing
  • 2.2. Marketing, advertising, promotion
  • 2.3. Building your marketing and sales strategy
  • 2.4. Make full use of technology
Module 3: Setting Up Your Business
  • 3.1. Your business structure
  • 3.2. Business name, brands and
  • intellectual property
  • 3.3. Legislation/regulation/permissions
  • 3.4. Registering the business
Module 4: Running Your Business
  • 4.1. Budgets and cash flow
  • 4.2. Accounting, record keeping and taxes
  • 4.3. Business bank account and online banking
  • 4.4. Arranging finance
  • 4.5. Insurance
  • 4.6. Premises
  • 4.7. Home based business
  • 4.8. Staff, motivation and training
  • 4.9. Suppliers
Module 5: Business Plan
  • 5.1. What is a business plan and why do you need one?
  • 5.2. Sections in the business plan
  • 5.3. Access help to write your plan
Module 6: Launching Your Business
  • 6.1. Planning a successful business launch
  • 6.2. Time management and delegation
  • 6.3. Personal development
  • 6.4. Building Your Business Network

36548 STUDENTS

126 COUNTRIES

5960 HAPPY PETS IN 2017

15497 COURSES ENROLLED IN 2017

OUR COURSES HAVE BEEN WRITTEN BY PURR-FESSIONALS

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GETTING YOUR CERTIFICATE IS AS EASY AS IT LOOKS:

Step 1

Registration

Follow the easy registration process to enrol in your course today.

Step 2

Study

Absorb course content easily with clearly structured information, helpful illustrations and hands on video tutorials. Study anywhere, anytime that suits you within your course duration.

Step 3

Assessment

Reinforce new learning with assessment of important points at the end of each module.

Step 4

Certification

On completion, receive your certificate which confirms your achievement.

ADDITIONAL COURSE INFO

HOW DOES IT WORK?

  • Once you complete the payment you get immediate access to the course

  • Don't worry if you're not ready to start studying now, because you'll have 12 months to activate the course

  • Once activated, you have 90 days to complete it

  • The course will only take about 40 hours to complete

  • You can set your own pace of study - completely online and available on any device

  • Busy life? Don't worry! You can study anytime, anywhere

  • At the end of each module is an exam to pass to make sure you have fully taken in each stage

  • The modules are easy to understand and, therefore, easy to remember. You can revisit the material for a refresher if you want to look something up

  • Once the course is completed, all modules saved and exams passed you'll get a pdf certificate

  • You will be also eligible to apply for an ICOES hard copy certificate

WHAT SUPPORT WILL I GET DURING THE COURSE

  • The courses are designed to be easy to use without the need to download material

  • Should you need any assistance, we have a help centre available in your student area 24/7 or you can contact our awesome Customer Support team during the working hours

  • From time to time, we also organize live webinars with a vet which you can join in and have any queries or questions professionally answered

 

COURSE ACCREDITATION

  • Holly and Holly and Hugo is a professional company with an international team of experts, including veterinary surgeons, compiling the courses

  • The courses are accredited by ICOES, the International Council for Online Education Standards, assuring our students our commitment to high standards of online education

  • We are also a recognized member of the CPD Certification Service

  • Our CPD accredited courses will count towards your CPD hour records. Through Continuing Professional Development (CPD/CE), individuals show their commitment to gain new skills to contribute to their personal and professional development, improve their job prospects, enhance and evolve in their career

CAREER PATH

Animal trainers, pet sitters and anyone who works or volunteers with animals can turn their vision into a business

Studying an accredited course will give professionals a competitive advantage over their rivals and competitors

Certification will show clients and suppliers that they can have confidence in you because of your business training

 

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