The course describes the operations of a small business. Your studies will
include the following topics: selecting a location, planning an efficient
layout, describing the licensing and regulatory requirements, choosing a
business name, determining hours of operation, determining fixed asset
requirements, managing inventory, locating suppliers, investigating
insurance and estimating start-up costs. Course content and learning
activities will help you develop an operational strategy for your business.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic serves 27,000 distinct students through applied learning opportunities at campuses in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon, and through extensive distance education opportunities. Programs serve every economic and public service sector. As a polytechnic, the organization provides the depth of learning appropriate to employer and student need, including certificate, diploma and degree programs, and apprenticeship training. Saskatchewan Polytechnic engages in applied research, drawing on faculty expertise to support innovation by employers, and providing students the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills.