Develop the skills, knowledge and confidence to start and grow a successful business with two programs on offer this year.

Behind the Brands Female Founders Program 

Attention ladies! Want to develop your skills, knowledge and confidence? Apply for the Start Female Founders Program is 6 months hybrid learning focusing on foundational business skills, practical strategies, implementation and mentoring. The Start Female Founders Program leverages a structured proven framework, experts with the knowledge, experience and track record that will help you throughout your start up journey.

What is involved in the Behind the Brands Female Founders Program?

A purpose built 6 month program created by female founders for female founders. The program will consist of both in person learnings and online masterclasses focusing on foundational business skills, practical strategies, implementation and mentoring.

The City of Canning will be sponsoring program places to the Behind the Brands Female Founders Program.

​You must be a female founder, resident and/or business owner/operator in the City of Canning to qualify (virtual offices in the City of Canning do not qualify).

Applications are now closed for the 2022 Canning Business Mentoring Program - Start Stage.



Curtin University Ignition Program

Ignition is open to anyone with a business idea, research project or early stage business venture that could become a high growth business. Applications from new and aspiring entrepreneurs with limited experience of starting a business, are encouraged to apply. Passion and ambition to take ideas forward and 'make it happen' are highly important attributes for success at Ignition.
 

What is involved in the Curtin University Ignition Program?

Ignition is an intensive 5½-day education program for aspiring entrepreneurs, academics and corporate innovators to trial and prepare their business ideas for the commercial environment. 

The City of Canning will be sponsoring program places to the Curtin University Ignition Program​.

​You must be a resident and/or business owner/operator in the City of Canning to qualify (virtual offices in the City of Canning do not qualify).

Applications are now closed for the 2022 Canning Business Mentoring Program - Start Stage.

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Read more about our range of Business Mentoring Programs.

Meet Karen from DecoMagic

Karen has been in business for 11 years and this extraordinaire invented the world’s first metallic icing for the baking and confectionary industry to prevent double handling.
 
Karen joined the Canning Business Mentoring Program and has done two courses to develop her brand and network. Hear her experiences and leanings she had with the program
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