Starting a Business

Starting a Business

Have you got a passion or a hobby you would love to turn into a business? Is there a gap in the market that you can fill?

Do you want to be your own boss?

If you answered yes, then you could have what it takes to start your own business and we’re here to help.

How we will help you get started

We offer a free confidential, impartial business advice service to guide you through the steps of setting up your own business.

You will meet with one of our expert business advisors to discuss your business idea.

Find out what’s involved in setting up and running a business in our starting a business workshops.

Our business advisers will meet you on a one-to-one confidential basis to help you prepare a business plan. 

Develop your skills and knowledge with our range of free business seminars.

Go For It


The Go For It Start a Business programme will help you to develop your business plan for FREE through the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council.

Exploring Enterprise


This is a free programme delivered over 6 mornings that helps you take the first steps in exploring your business idea and/or improving your self/employment prospects. You can achieve an accredited qualification in Understanding Business Enterprise from the programme! This will improve your CV and help to break down barriers to self-employment or employment. Learning takes place in an open, non-threatening environment, suited to adults returning to education.

We Would Love to Hear from You

Get in touch and we can help you build your brand