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Visionnaires

Visionnaires is a social enterprise funded by further education colleges to help any adult aged 19+ with an idea to learn how to start their own business, side hustle or become self-employed – for FREE. In just five days an idea will become a business plan.

Visionnaires is committed to inclusivity and accessibility. Entrepreneurship knows no boundaries and anyone should have the opportunity to learn the basics of starting a business, gain confidence and build a support network.

The Start Your Own Business course covers the essential aspects of entrepreneurship, such as developing a business plan, marketing, sales, financial management and pitching your business. There’s On Your Marks for those that have already set up their business and specialist courses for creative businesses, therapists and counsellors and hair and beauty specialists. Visit www.visionnaires.ac.uk to find out more.

The Visionnaires community has grown to include thousands of individuals who actively participate in our courses, webinars, events, mentoring and coaching sessions. Businesses that have been set up include:

  • Photographers
  • Counsellors and therapists
  • Art, crafts and jewellery
  • Food-related businesses
  • Hair and beauty
  • Service businesses such as gardening, cleaning etc.
  • Recruitment agencies
  • Tech startups

‘It’s better than other programmes I’ve done, the structure is clear and the facilitators really know what they are talking about.’

Gloria, Visionnaire

‘I have always wanted to start a business but had absolutely no idea where to start. This has given me a push in the right direction and confidence to get going with my idea.’

Carolyn, Visionnaire

Our Courses

On Your Marks
Free Short Course
Location: Online
Start Date: 06 March 2024
Duration: 2 Weeks
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On Your Marks
Free Short Course
Location: Online
Start Date: 04 April 2024
Duration: 2 Weeks
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Start Your Own Business
Free Short Course
Location: Online
Start Date: 05 March 2024
Duration: 4 Weeks
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Start Your Own Business
Free Short Course
Location: Online
Start Date: 25 March 2024
Duration: 4 Weeks
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Queen's Award for Enterprise