Reading Refocus entrepreneurial project for 19 to 25 year olds

Article date
10 October 2018
Primary interest
Life skills and Team Work
Reading Refocus are running a 12-week business start-up course, led by professional mentors, where 19 to 25 year olds can learn how to set up and run their own business

The course offers the opportunity to:

  • Learn about different types of business opportunities and how to present yourself to prospective businesses or employers
  • Receive advice and guidance from successful business owners
  • Visit traders and see how they do it
  • Trade and sell at the Christmas Market
  • Participate in Business Pop-up Week and visit the Job Fest
  • Develop the skills needed to set up a business
  • Receive employment-ready training (food hygiene, first aid, IT)
  • Get access to education, training, and employment and gain an up-to-date qualification
  • Hear motivational speakers
  • Get matched with a mentor for success

Further information

  • Start date: 15 October 2018
  • Time:  11am – 2pm
  • Register for a place at 21 South Street
  • Contact Reading Refocus on 01189 371778 or call James on 07957 460898
  • Email: