The Seed Academy Think. Be. Do programme is a ten week (one evening a week) programme worth R16 000 each. Courses take place in Joburg and Cape Town.
Related: Planting the Seed
What the course is focused on:
- Personal and leadership development
- Sound business skills
- Creation of a business plan
- Pitching skills to attract funding.
What you get:
- Once a week after-hours training
- Over ten weeks
- With support for up to 18 months post programme
- Each course is valued at R16 000
- 70 places in Joburg
- 70 places in Cape Town.
Entrepreneurs are offered rich experiential learning and are well equipped to either launch or dramatically improve their own businesses upon completion of the programme.
The programme is practical and facilitated by entrepreneurs, giving it credibility and relevant insight. The learning is enhanced with an ongoing alumni education programme offering master class events and networking opportunities.
Related: Seeding The Change
The Seed Academy is run by Seed Engine, a start-up accelerator, launched in 2012, which aims to coach and mentor entrepreneurs into becoming world class leaders able to efficiently and successfully operate their ventures.
The experienced team of venture capitalists, coaches and psychologists run two 12-week accelerator programmes per year, each consisting of a maximum of ten start-ups.