2021 PROGRAM SCHEDULE

Program Breakdown

ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT
Program Name Entrepreneurship Master Class
Objectives

At the end of the program, participants should be able to:

  • Know what it takes to start a business
  • Understand the Marketing Mix
  • Generate Business Models that work
  • Know Funding Models and Opportunities
  • Start a new business and effectively manage the existing business
Audience Aspiring and Emerging Entrepreneurs
Duration 2 Weeks
Fee N50,000 per candidate
Program Name Young Enterprise Leaders Bootcamp
Objectives

At the end of the forum, participants should start:

  • Thinking Problem Solving
  • Recognizing Opportunities
  • Generating winning business ideas
  • Having the mind set of Social Entrepreneurship
Audience Students of Post Primary & Tertiary Institutions
Date August - September, 2021
Fee N10,000 per candidate
Program Name Certificate in social enterprise management
Objectives
  • Promote Social Entrepreneurship
  • Promote Sustainability
  • Guide participants to starting social entrepreneurship ventures
  • Boost their capacity for impact assessment, documentation, due diligence and corporate governance
Audience NGOs, Churches, Charity Organizations, Philanthropists, Prospective NGO Founders and Bloggers
Duration 2 Weeks
Fee N50,000 per candidate
Program Name Business Plan Writing Master Class
Content
  • Business Model Canvas
  • Idea Generation Matrix
  • Executive Summary
  • The product or service
  • Marketing information
  • Operational information
  • Legal
  • Taxation
  • Financial Information
  • Risk Analysis
  • Business Pitch
  • Other Information
  • The Team (people involved)
Objectives

At the end of the program, participants should:

  • Know how to generate a marketable Business Idea
  • Know the resources required to start a business
  • Know what is a Business Plan
  • Know the Components of a Business Plan
  • Be able to evaluate Business Plan options
  • Implement the Business Plan
  • Evaluate the plan performance
Audience
  • Emerging & Aspiring Entrepreneurs
  • Start-Ups
  • Semi-Literate Entrepreneurs
  • Graduates of Post-Secondary Institutions
Duration 2 Days
Fee N50,000 per candidate
AGRIBUSINESS MANAGEMENT
Topics & Duration

THE AGRIBUSINESS TRAININGS WILL BE STRENGTHENED WITH SITE VISITS TO RELEVANT FARMS


  • 5 Days
  • SUSTAINABLE POULTRY BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BOOTCAMP: HARNESSING POULTRY BUSINESS VALUE CHAIN FOR PROFITABILITY

  • 5 Days
  • SUSTAINABLE CATFISH BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BOOTCAMP: HARNESSING CATFISH PRODUCTION, PROCESSING AND PACKAGING FOR PROFITABILITY (FINGERLINGS AND GROWOUT)

  • 5 Days
  • SUSTAINABLE PIG FARMING BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BOOTCAMP: HARNESSING PIG PRODUCTION, PROCESSING AND PACKAGING FOR PROFITABILITY

  • 5 Days
  • SUSTAINABLE SNAIL PRODUCTION BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BOOTCAMP: HARNESSING SNAIL PRODUCTION, PROCESSING AND PACKAGING FOR PROFITABILITY

Objectives
  • Produce world class Agribusiness Entrepreneurs
  • Build sustainable wealth through Agribusiness
  • Reduce food waste and lost
  • Promote packaging focused agribusinesses
  • Promote export orientation among farmers
  • Create access to market
  • Enrolment on the Global Gap platform
Attractions
  • Farm visitation
  • Free one year mentoring
  • Subsidised barcode registration
  • Subsidised Agribusiness Insurance package
  • Free Business Plan review
  • Linkage to Access to the CBN Agric Loan
  • Market Access through a funtioning Web Portal
Audience
  • Agribusiness Owners/Managers
  • Members of Agric focused Cooperative Societies
  • Prospective investors in Agribusiness
  • Other players in the Agribusiness value-chain
Fee N30,000 per candidate
MENTORING (2ND THURSDAY OF THE MONTH)
Program Name Mentoring/Fireside Chart/Business Clinic
Objectives
  • To prevent aspiring and emerging entrepreneurs from falling into avoidable business pitfalls through knowledge and experience sharing
  • Enhance business sustainability through implementation of suggested action plans
  • Increased profitability
  • Encourage entrepreneurship spirit among Nigerian youths

We shall be bringing in professional mentors and successful entrepreneurs to have a one-on-one interaction with entrepreneurs monthly.

Audience Aspiring/Emerging Entrepreneurs
Date 2nd Thursday of the Month
PACKAGING/EXPORT DEVELOPMENT
Program Name Packaging & Exportation
Content
  • Introduction to packaging standards
  • Product packaging I - Design
  • Product packaging II - Material
  • Product packaging II - Labelling and Barcoding
  • Identify business opportunities in Export
  • Fundamentals of Export
Objectives
  • Educate participants about packaging standards
  • Expose participants to various packaging materials
  • Introduce the use of Barcode to promote traceability of products
  • Showcase business opportunities in packaging for SMEs
  • Promote Certification on Good Agricultural Practices-GAP
Audience
  • Potential Investors in the Agribusiness
  • Owners and operators of Agribusiness enterprises
  • Agro-Product processing companies
  • Packaging companies
  • Label, designing and printing companies
  • Agric Extension officers
  • Financial institutions involved in the promotion of agricultural export
  • Government agencies promoting agrobusiness i.e. Ministries, Agencies, Parastatals etc