Early Years Providers Business Planning and Support

Training and E-learning


Hempsall's training package

A FREE training package to support business planning and review, can be accessed from Hempsall's, more information here.


MBK e-learning 30 hours business planning course​

An interactive e-learning course that will look at how you business plan. 

Although this course has been specifically written to support 30 hours delivery, it is also useful to look independently at any of the areas below.

The course covers; ​

  • Legislation, ​
  • SWOT Analysis, ​
  • PESTLE Analysis, ​
  • Business Planning, ​
  • Pricing​ Paperwork, ​
  • Transition Plans, ​

This e-learning course will support you to put all the pieces together in an Action Plan. ​ ​

How do I access the MBK e-learning business course?

The MBK training is accessed via the Bolton Start Well e-learning platform, which is on the Start Well website under Courses, or can be accessed here.

If you have never used the e-learning platform before or if you are already set up with access to the platform but want to add on the 30 Hours Business Support Planning, please email StartWellBookings@bolton.gov.uk