• ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY
DofE Three Month Skills Section Course: How to be a Young Entrepreneur
The idea of setting up your own business and becoming an entrepreneur is just as exciting as it was for previous generations.
Even though the competition is tough, there are so many tools available to young entrepreneurs today that with a combination of a good idea, hard work and learning some new skills, you could be the next ‘big thing’!
If you’d like to try your own business, it helps to learn the basic skill sets needed to succeed.
In this U:Bee 12 week online course, learn tips and tricks from experts who have really started their own million-pound businesses!
At the end of your course you will receive your U:Bee Completion Certificate and Assessor’s Report, ready for you to complete your Skills Section.
This course is ideal with anyone with an interest in business and becoming an entrepreneur. You do not need any previous knowledge of business to begin this course.
• HOW DOES THIS COURSE HELP ANYONE WORKING TO ACHIEVE THEIR BRONZE OR SILVER DUKE OF EDINBURGH’S AWARD?
The course is provided by U:Bee Online who are a licensed Skills Section Approved Activity Provider (AAP) for The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. This means the courses we offer can fulfil all the requirements of the skills section at Bronze or Silver Level. Choose the correct length of course you need from our selection of three or six month long courses.
Please use our online message service on our website if you need to ask us any questions about the courses.
• HOW IS THE COURSE DELIVERED?
The course material is delivered over a three month period into your online U:Bee Learners Dashboard. The course material is informative and encourages you to do your own personal research and practice. You will also be encouraged to listen to the U:Bee #BeTheBestYouCanBe Podcast and read the U:Bee online magazine, BUZZ.
• WILL I RECEIVE THE INFORMATION I NEED FOR MY e-DofE?
Yes! When you enrol for the course you will be provided with all the information you need to complete your e-DofE. On completion, you will be given an Assessor’s Report and a Completion Certificate.
Remember – U:Bee Online is a licensed AAP, so the courses meet the high-quality standards required by The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award BUT you should always check with your Leader or Teacher that they are happy with your choice.
• WHEN CAN I START?
Today! As soon as you enrol you can begin your skills section.
• WILL I NEED TO SPEND MORE MONEY TO FINISH THIS COURSE?
You can finish the course and not spend any extra money. We give you lots of ideas about places to find free information and resources.
• DO I NEED PERMISSION TO START THIS COURSE?
If you are 16+years, No! If you are under 16, Yes! You must be 13+years to take part in U:Bee Online Courses. Your parent or responsible adult will have to tick to say they agree to you doing the course if you need the permission of an adult.
• WHAT IF I DON’T LIKE THE COURSE?
We offer a 30 day refund period. However, this does mean we can’t give you any certificate or assessor’s report.
• CAN I CONTACT YOU? I HAVE ANOTHER QUESTION
We’d love to hear from you. You may find the answer on the FAQ page at www.ubee.org.uk but if not…….either email us on [email protected] OR use the LiveChat facility on www.ubee.org.uk.
If it’s out of working hours, send us a message and we will get back to you asap.