ABE Level 2 Award in Setting Up Your Own Business

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This short qualification is aimed at individuals who are considering setting up their own business or being self-employed.  It is designed to highlight the features and challenges so that informed decisions can be made. The qualification culminates in a self-assessment of whether setting up your own business is the right career decision for you.  It is assessed by assignment.

On completing the ABE Level 2 Award in Setting Up Your Own Business, you will be able to:

  • Understand the benefits and drawbacks of self-employment based on your personal circumstances and needs
  • Demonstrate an awareness of the legal responsibilities
  • Outline the business proposition
  • Understand the personal and business monetary needs 
  • Understand the requirements for accurate financial recordkeeping
  • Demonstrate an awareness of the financial obligations 

This qualification is newly launched and can only be studied through ABE accredited centres.  If no centres are currently available near you please click here to fill in our contact form so we can let you know when this changes