Ultimate Candle Making Business Online Bundle, 10 Certificate Courses

Learn About The Different Marketing Techniques Required For Promoting Your Business

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1. Candle Making Business: Learn About The Different Marketing Techniques Required For Promoting Your Business

If you are passionate and really enjoy making candles, you could certainly consider pursuing this exciting hobby as a full-time career by setting up your own candle making business. If you’re dedicated to making your new business a success then this detailed candle making course will guide you on the various steps and materials involved in candle making.

Students will learn about the basic candle making methods, different kinds of wax and various types of wicks. You will learn all about the safety precautions you need to take while making candles, and will also be educated about ways to make your workplace safe.

You will learn about how to roll the candles, pour them, make your own wax sheets, make different candle shapes, experimenting with colours and information on containers and additives. Students will be guided how to safely dip the candles and will also discuss the candle burning process. You will learn about lots of other candles, such as birthday candles, hand moulded candles, beaded candles, scented candles, Danish tapers, beeswax candles, multi-wick candles, twisted tapers, themed and floating candles.

Who would benefit from this course?

By the time you finish this course, you will have a complete comprehensive step-by-step guide showing you how to make beautiful candles and how to build a successful business following your new candle making passion.

Anyone with a passion for candles who would like to make a business out of candle making or sell your candles to business owners.

2. Soap Making: The Ultimate Guide To Mastering The Art Of Soap Making and Making a Business Out of It

This comprehensive and exciting course has been designed to help you master the art of soap making and make it into a thriving successful business.

This thought provoking course will cover the ins and outs of the process of making soap, how to make your own styles and designs using a whole range of different techniques and processes, while also analyzing at length the different components of setting up your handmade soap business.

If you’re looking to start a new career using your flair and creativity then this course is definitely for you!

Who would benefit from the course?

This course comes with a course assessment which consists of questions relating to everything that is covered within your course materials. Upon completion of the course assessment you will receive your Certificate certificate in Soap Making and you can go on to set up your own soap making business from home.

3. Card Making Business: Everything You Need To Know About This Creative & Lucrative Business

Including, understanding the business, design and create cards for different occasions and create a portfolio, how to set up and market your business, legal aspects and affairs, and more – everything you need to know about this creative and lucrative business.

The Card Making Business Certificate Course begins by explaining what exactly is in a card, why cards are important, the different types of cards that are available and in use today, as well as the different mediums that cards are presented on.

The course then moves on to discussing how an individual can get started, in terms of setting goals, choosing a niche, choosing materials, marketing the products, as well as ensuring quality control. From here the course focuses on the different skills that go into making a card, such as making and using stamps and inks, embossing, decoupage, paper crafting, making boxes and envelopes and determining how to position flowers and other add-ons onto the cards.

Students learn how to develop his or her portfolio, and covers topics such as eye-catching designs and their importance, the right way of marketing and the need to keep a record of all the individuals who have received the portfolio and provided feedback on the designs of the cards.

Who would benefit from this course?

This course is suitable for anyone interested in the subject matter, as students will be guided through all the skills needed to make cards and a successful business. The course will also be of interest to existing crafters who may already know the basics and may already have produced cards for friends and family and want to create a business from these skills or those with the capital to invest in a business hiring crafters and designers to create the work but want to understand how to create a business around their output.

4. Internet Marketing Strategies for Business: Learn How To Market Your Business On The Internet

Internet marketing is an important part of any business strategy, regardless of the size of the company and whether or not they are doing business online. Through this course you will learn the many ways to market a business online and how each element works independently and together.

This course outlines what internet marketing is and why it is an essential practice for any business. You will discover the benefits to having an online presence, the importance of implementing an effective internet marketing strategy, what this means, and the various areas of activity within it.

Planning is an important part of any strategy. The Internet Marketing Strategies for Business Course helps you to define your goals, identify your target customers, figure out what type of campaign you need to develop, and understand the importance of timing your campaigns and monitoring their effectiveness.

Search engine optimisation (SEO) is often misunderstood. It requires understanding and work but it is possible to do well in search rankings. This course explains what SEO is, how it works, and what you can do to improve your ranking.

From the Internet Marketing Strategies for Business Course, you will learn about content marketing. You will discover what it is and what the benefits are to the business and the consumer. You’ll learn what the different types of content are and why you would choose to produce certain types of content, how to know what content to produce for your company, how to plan your content, and ways to measure and refine your work.

You’ll discover how social media is used for marketing by businesses and the reasons it has become an important part of marketing strategy. The course covers the influential role of customers in the success of a business’s social media efforts and what needs to be considered when choosing the platforms you use. The course also explains what each of the more popular platforms offer and why you should consider paid advertising in social media.

It can be easy to dismiss email marketing as being antiquated, but the Internet Marketing Strategies for Business Course explains why it is as relevant as ever. The course covers what it is and what the benefits are, the different types of email marketing, and how to build your subscriber list. You will also be provided with tips on how to create an effective e-newsletter and email marketing metrics are also explained.

Affiliate marketing is one of the oldest forms of marketing both online and offline, but one that has grown in tandem with the rapid development of the internet and new media. This course explains what it is, how it works, along with examining affiliate marketing activities and the benefits of the practice – from the perspectives of both the affiliates and the businesses that advertise through them. You will also learn how to start your own affiliate programme and how this incorporates into the larger online marketing strategy.

In addition to improving your organic rankings within search engines, you also have the option to jump the queue, with paid advertising. The Internet Marketing Strategies for Business Course explains what search engine marketing (SEM) is and how pay-per-click (PPC) works. You will be taught about the ‘Quality Score’ of your ads and how to create and manage an effective PPC campaign.

Who would benefit from the course?

This course has been created for those who wish to fully understand online marketing and how to implement and monitor effective strategies that offer a good return on investment.

By putting the knowledge gained from the course into practice, you can increase your employability or, if you are a business owner, drive your business forward by helping to raise awareness and increase sales but also to enable you to make informed decisions about products, services, customers, the brand, and your competition.

5. Jewellery Making: Turn Your Jewellery Making Skills Into A Full Time Business

Earn in Your Spare Time or Start a Business! Jewellery making is also enjoyable, you can make money from it, and the start-up costs are very low. It can even turn into a full-time career, and this course will aid your journey and answer all your questions along the way.

It may sound a little daunting but this Jewellery Making Course covers everything in easy-to absorb-modules, separated into smaller, even more manageble sections that will quickly take you from novice to designer to business owner, all in your own time and at your own pace.

What’s especially alluring about designing and selling your own jewellery, is that not only is it a creative use of your spare time but you can set up at home and design pieces in your spare time around a full-time job or other responsibilities.

  • A little bit of history about jewellery (don’t worry its only brief and actually quite interesting)
  • Considerations when designing various types of jewellery
  • How to manipulate and treat various materials
  • The equipment and supplies you’ll need to create various pieces and how to use these safely
  • How to gain inspiration and follow a design process to turn your ideas from sketches to finished pieces
  • How to go about outsourcing
  • How to set up your business, including fulfilling orders and selling your designs in a variety of ways (including wholesale, craft shows, and setting up an online shop)
  • How to gain employment in the industry

Who would benefit from this course?

If you love jewellery you have probably had ideas of what would make some great pieces, but that's where it's ended, or maybe you're already a competent jewellery maker but you need some help with the design process, how to market your business or start a career.

This comprehensive Jewellery Making Course will teach you everything that you need to know in order to set up your own Jewellery Making business. There are plenty of books and courses available to show you the hands-on part of the process but this course will fill you on everything else.

6. Floristry: Set Up Your Own Floristry Business

The floristry industry will always be popular as no wedding; christening or special event would be complete without an assortment of beautiful flowers.

This comprehensive online course will teach you everything that you need to know about setting up your own Floristry business.

Floristry is an excellent business that can prove to be extremely profitable if you have the passion and dedication to make it a success. If you love flowers and you’re not worried about putting in the hard work to get things off the ground, then this could be the perfect business for you.

Starting with an introduction to the field along with its pros and cons to help you decide whether or not it is suitable for you. The next Module is dedicated entirely for floral arrangements: what these are, how you can make floral arrangements, what items you will need, what services you need to provide and other details that are important when getting started in floristry.

Moving on, you will learn everything related to wedding and funeral flowers. Weddings and funerals take place no matter what, and neither is complete without flowers. If you want to venture into floristry, you need to know how to cater for the wedding and funeral industries.

The next module is focused on opening up your own shop and will talk about all the things that you need to take care of once you will start your own florist shop, including its logo, supplies, setup fees, location and other things of this sort.

The last two Modules of the course talk about two extremely important tools that will be decisive of the success of your shop: your customers and marketing techniques. The former will educate you on how to attract the attention of your target market towards your flower shop and how to gain and retain the market share. The seventh Module will throw light on the different marketing strategies that can help you coin your name in the field.

Who would benefit from the course?

Anyone who would like to work in the Floristry business, Wedding Florist or other occasion florists. Either working in a florist or setting up your own business. Or anyone who likes to arrange their own flowers for themselves and others.

7. Sewing: Learn Basic And Advanced Sewing Techniques

Learn basic and advanced sewing techniques, a range of machine and hand stitching types, the equipment you need and how to use it, how to measure correctly and choose the right fabrics, how to follow commercial patterns and create your own, and how to build a business. You’ll even put your new-found skills to practice in 8 guided projects to get your portfolio started off.

For some, the most off-putting part of learning to sew is getting to grips with the sewing machine itself. The Sewing Certificate Course begins by removing all trepidation, teaching you the basic parts and functions of your sewing machine, no matter which brand you have. You will quickly learn how to operate a sewing machine, including how to thread the bobbin and thread your sewing machine, and even gain the confidence to troubleshoot any minor problems that may arise, and understand how to care for your machine.

Another area that may at first seem baffling, is the array of tools available to the sewer. The course introduces you to the basic tools and accessories that you need to have in your sewing basket and outlines what each does.

Before working on a garment for yourself or a client, it is important to take accurate measurements. You will learn how to correctly measure women and men and the importance of rechecking measurements as years go by, to allow for changes in weight or body shape.

Although the Sewing Certificate Course will teach you how to create your own custom-made projects, a great way to learn the basic principles of garment creation is by following commercial patterns. A skill every good sewer should possess, following commercial patterns, offers hands-on practice of the sewing techniques that you will use in with your own designs. This course shows you how to understand and follow commercial patterns.

Choosing a fabric for your project is an important step, as choosing incorrectly can ruin the look and feel of what you had envisaged. This course reviews natural and man-made fabrics, explaining the characteristics of various types of each and the ways in which they should be prepared for a project.

The Sewing Certificate Course provides practical instruction on basic and advanced sewing techniques including pressing, pinning, cutting, and marking fabric, how to insert a zipper, make buttonholes, and how to sew closures, such as hooks-and-eyes and snaps.

Basic hand and sewing machine stitches are covered comprehensively. Although sewing machines can sew many types of stitch, it is still important to learn how to make very basic hand stitches, as there are instances when machine sewing would be too aggressive for the fabric type or more difficult to use. You will learn how to employ a variety of hand and machine stitches and gain an understanding of when each should be used.

Whether you think you can draw or not, sketching is the quickest and most effective way of getting your ideas down and finessing them, making it an important skill to develop. You will learn the simple steps to getting an idea out of your mind and onto pattern paper, ready to be made.

The course takes all the skills you have learned and combines them into several projects for you to follow, all of which will help you to develop the various techniques you have learnt. Each project gives you a summary of the item that you will make, the materials you’ll need, and the skills you’ll develop, before giving you step-by-step guidance on how to create the piece. The fully-guided projects included in the course are:

  • Small Decorative Pillow
  • Placemat
  • Patchwork Table runner
  • Headband
  • Fashion Scarf
  • Pouch
  • Pin Cushion
  • Infinity Scarf

With your new skill set in place, the Sewing Course provides you with advice on setting up a business selling your items and services. You will learn how to find your niche, devise a business plan and create goals, track expenses and sales, and advertise and market your business.

Who would benefit from the course?

This comprehensive and exciting course will teach you everything that you need to know in order to make your own unique creations. The course takes you from a complete beginner in sewing right through to being confident enough to get going with lots of exciting projects.

This course will benefit you if you want to begin a career as a seamstress or tailor and need a solid foundation to build upon or if you have already learnt to sew but want to brush up on your skills and make a profit from your talents with your own sewing business.

8. Fashion Design and Dressmaking: Learn Fashion Design And Dressmaking

This course will give you a complete understanding of fashion design and dressmaking. You will be guided through the history and principles of the subject, the formulation and presentation of ideas, the design process, understanding the materials and tools you’ll work with, and creating your own garments.

To gain an enhanced appreciation of fashion you will learn where it’s been and how it has evolved into what it is today. You’ll look at how changes in social landscape and economics have necessitated development within the fashion industry. You’ll learn the skills required to be successful, the different kinds of professions and specialities in the industry, and the benefits of a formal education in fashion.

Good fashion design is based on certain rules of aesthetic. You will explore the basic principles of aesthetics, including proportion, balance, harmony, rhythm, repetition, radiation, scale, gradation, emphasis and contrast. From this, you will understand the importance good aesthetics have in enhancing and refining creative elements in fashion.

Lines, form, shape, texture, pattern and colour. These are the elements that determine the features of a dress and distinguish one style from another. Through studying the Fashion Design and Dressmaking Course you will gain an appreciation of each of these elements and how they come together.

It is important to be able to clearly express your ideas before the manufacturing of a garment begins. This course will talk you through presenting your ideas through hand drawings and computer software and the details that should be included for specific markets.

Success in fashion relies on a solid understanding of the design process. The Fashion Design and Dressmaking Course talks you through the importance of being able to predict fashion trends, gaining inspiration, and using colour boards and sketchbooks to formulate ideas.

The course talks you through the art of dressmaking and how to work through a brief with a client so that you know exactly what they want and can help them to make decisions. You will learn how to study the structure of the wearer, design the clothes, and select appropriate fabrics and embellishments.

Dressmaking requires certain basics tools, most of which can be found in a typical sewing kit. From safety pins to dressmaker’s dummies, the Fashion Design and Dressmaking Course talks you through all of the equipment that you need, outlining the importance and function of each item.

You will learn about the various types of fabric, their specific qualities and common uses, how to care for and prepare each, and the additional materials used in the creation of various garments. The course provides a guide to the amount of fabric that you need to create some classic garments, such as skirts, dresses and blouses and describes some of the tools and techniques used to mark and cut cloth.

You have two methods of putting your garments together at your disposal – manual sewing and machine sewing. The Fashion Design and Dressmaking Course talks through some of the equipment used in sewing, it provides illustrated guidance on some basic manual stitches and explains how to use a sewing machine.

In addition to all you will learn about fashion and dressmaking, the course provides classic layouts for common garments, including dresses, skirts, tops, trousers, and jackets. For each layout, the course discusses the design of the garment and explains what you will need and how to make each one.

Who Would Benefit from the Course?

If you’re interested in pursuing a career or further education in fashion design and garment creation, are a hobbyist who would like to add more flare to your work or you love fashion but lack the technical knowledge to create garments, this course will fill in the missing pieces.

With an even split between design theory and practical know-how, this course provides the knowledge required to construct garments and aims to help you to think creatively about fashion, so that you may design pieces from your own inspirations.

9. Knitting: From Knitting Novice To Business Owner

This 3-part Knitting Course takes students from novice, to designer, to business-owner, through 17 fully-illustrated, hands-on modules.

The course starts out by establishing the fundamentals, giving you practical advice, to get you practising straight away. This includes topics such as: how to knit, how to read patterns, and how to care for hand knits.

With the basics down, the 2nd part of the course advances students into designing hand knits, along with explanations of how to design some of the most popular knitted items of today, and providing sample patterns to practice with.

The 3rd part of the course takes you step-by-step through starting your own knitting business, whether you wish to sell your work, publish patterns you’ve designed or teach what you know.

To the untrained eye wool is wool, but if you’ve ever stepped into a wool shop you may well have been overwhelmed by choice. It can be hard to differentiate between the vast array of needles, yarns, and notions (accessories), which can be enough to frighten anyone off. The 1st module of the course guides students through some popular types of needles, yarns, and notions, so that they can begin practising, without worrying about their choice of materials and equipment.

The 2nd module of the Knitting Course dives straight into the basics of knitting, explaining the differences between knit and purl stitches and how to cast on and cast off. Practice is encouraged throughout the course and to make things even easier, you are told which needles and yarn type to use for this particular practice exercise.

The 3rd module expands on the 4 basic processes explained in the previous module, showing how combing knits and purls in different ways make different fabrics, with how to create the 3 basic/foundation fabrics explained here, these being: garter, stocking, and rib, along with additional techniques.

While what has been learned so far enables students to knit flat items in square and rectangular shapes, the 4th module of the course imparts essential techniques that will enable the apprentice knitter to design in various shapes, work in 3 dimensions (such as making socks or the top of a jumper sleeve), and correct their mistakes. The techniques taught include: increases, decreases, picking up stitches, knitting in the round, joining yarns, and fixing mistakes.

Knitters speak in their own language, so trying to trying to understand the knitting patterns they create can be like trying unlock a cipher. Fortunately, module 5 is the key; clearing up the jargon and giving students a full understanding of how to read and follow knitting patterns.

With a piece made, it can be easy to think it is complete, putting it aside to be used, given away or sold, and ready to move onto the next piece, but this may not always be the case. To take an item from ‘homemade’ to ‘hand crafted’ involves a little extra time and effort. The 6th module of the Knitting Course takes students through the following important finishing techniques: Weaving in Ends, Blocking, Seaming, and Caring for Knits (including how to add care labels to your work).

Taking students beyond the basics, module 7 concludes the 1st part of the course by teaching advanced techniques, showing students how to work with six of the most common categories of stitch pattern: Knit and Purl Patterns, Slip Stitch Patterns, Cables, Lace, Brioche, and Stranded Knitting.

With the techniques and methodologies of creating various pieces understood and practiced, the Knitting Course moves onto teaching students how to design their own pieces. This begins with module 8, which introduces the concept of design and the role of the designer, guiding students step-by-step through the design process, and finishing off with some design tips.

Module 9 focuses on scarf design, taking students through the various knitting methods, yarn choices, and tension, measurements, and yarn amounts, before discussing the considerations to make when designing a scarf. The module concludes with a project to follow: making a lightweight summer scarf, along with some tips on scarf design.

The 10th module guides students through creating baby blankets and afghan blankets. As easy to make as scarves, though taking a lot longer to create, these items can be as simple or complex as you wish. This module teaches you the how; through discussions on yarn choices, and tension, measurements, and yarn amounts, along with design information on creating your item with an all-over pattern or a pattern made from individual blocks.

Getting yet more advanced, the 11th module of the Knitting Course is all about making toys. Involving a lot of shaping, sewing, seaming, and blocking, this type of knitting requires excellent technique and a good creative eye but the results can be fantastic. Here you will be guided through how to design a toy, along with considerations to make when choosing yarns and tension, measurements, and yarn amounts. The end of the module guides you through making a knitted Tic Tac Toe.

There is more than meets the eye with the humble sock. Beginners to sock design can find the prospect daunting, but once the basic sock template is understood it can be the perfect canvas for creativity. Module 12 talks students through the anatomy of a sock, giving a full understanding of how they are constructed before moving on to explaining the various methods available when knitting socks. Following the same format as previous modules, the choice of yarns to use and the tension, measurements, and yarn amounts are discussed, along with a full explanation on how to design a sock. The exercise at the end of this module is to create a pair of toasty Hot Tamale socks, following the guide provided.

In terms of complexity, jumper design and construction can be the item that makes or breaks a new designer. In the 13th module of the course, learners will be taught about the different types of jumpers and how they are constructed, with information on the types of yarn, tension, measurements, and yarn amounts used. From here students are taken through how to design a drop shoulder jumper, before being asked to create their own drop shoulder pattern.

Once students have learned how to knit and how to design their own knitting patterns, the Knitting Course concludes with part 3, which is all about setting up a business and starting a new career, utilising the skills learnt throughout the course. Module 14 introduces the topic by discussing the foundations of creating a business. This talks about the kinds of business that students can create that capitalise on their particular skillsets, how to find a target market and then how to conduct market research, so that you can fully understand the customers who wish to sell to.

Dealing with budgeting and finances is not the reason most people get into this business but it is necessary, to ensure the health, stability, and growth of your business. The 15th module discusses areas including budgeting, pricing, how to find financing, and taxes.

The Knitting Course’s 16th module is all about how to sell and advertise the goods you create. This discusses the options available to you whether you intend to sell from a physical location, online or both, where to advertise, and the use of social media to gain a following, with tips on retaining customer interest in your business.

Before you take any action, you’ll need to find your path, and there’s no better way to do so than to write a business plan. The final module of the course guides students through creating an effective business plan, with information on each section that should be present in the plan and the questions to answer within each section. Following this sequence, students will be able to create a business plan for their own business by the end of the module. In addition, the module concludes with some information on copyright within the knitting industry.

Who would benefit from the course?

As an incredibly detailed and involved course that takes students from complete beginner to knitting aficionado. This course is for accessible to those who may have even just a passing interest in knitting, as the materials included quickly absorb their readers and reveal just how easy it is to get involved with this timeless pastime.

The Knitting Certificate Course will of course be of particular interest to those who have fancied giving knitting a try but didn’t know where to start or had even gone as far as looking at a knitting pattern but were put off by when trying to decipher the jargon within. Students are taken step-by-step along through everything they need to know to enjoy knitting for themselves or to make a business selling their work.

10. Crochet: Learn To Crochet And Open Your Own Crochet Business

While working through this course, you will move from learning to crochet, to becoming a designer, to opening your own crochet business.

In Part I, you’ll learn all about how to crochet, from holding the hook to reading patterns. You’ll also learn a range of more advanced techniques.

In Part II, you’ll learn about designing crochet pieces and writing patterns. Each section will lead you, step-by-step, through making a different type of item; practice patterns are included to get you started.

In Part III, you’ll learn how to start your own crochet business, including the steps necessary for finding your target market, budgeting, and writing a business plan.

Who would benefit from the course?

Anyone with an interest in the topic will gain something from studying the Crochet Certificate Course, as it provides tutelage for absolute beginners, with practical, guided examples that are fully illustrated, so that you can follow along easily. For those who are already hobbyist crocheters, the 2nd and 3rd parts aid students in becoming designera (or crochet artista) and detail how to go about building a business and selling your creations or patterns.

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Ultimate Candle Making Business Bundle, 10 Courses includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - Certificate In Candle Making Business Online Course

Module 1: Candle Making

  • Part 1: Basic Methods
  • Part 2: Wax 101
  • Part 3: Beeswax
  • Part 4: Paraffin
  • Part 5: The Wicks
  • Part 6: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Safety First

  • Part 1: Precautions
  • Part 2: Workplace
  • Part 3: Dressing the Part
  • Part 4: Equipment
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Handmade Candles

  • Part 1: Rolling a Candle
  • Part 2: Pouring the Candles
  • Part 3: Making Wax Sheets
  • Part 4: Making Shapes
  • Part 5: Additives
  • Part 6: Container Candles
  • Part 7: Experimenting with Colour
  • Part 8: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Moulded Candles

  • Part 1: What are They?
  • Part 2: Moulds
  • Part 3: Automatic Wicking
  • Part 4: Two-piece Mould Making
  • Part 5: Plaster Bandage Moulds
  • Part 6: Shapes and Colours
  • Part 7: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Dipped Candles

  • Part 1: Dipping the Wick
  • Part 2: The Candles
  • Part 3: How to Dip
  • Part 4: Candle Burning
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Other Candles

  • Part 1: Types of Candles
  • Part 2: Birthday Candles
  • Part 3: Hand-moulded Candles
  • Part 4: Danish Tapers
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Decorating

  • Part 1: Stencils
  • Part 2: Candle Painting
  • Part 3: Carved Candles
  • Part 4: Novelty Candles
  • Part 5: Textured Candles
  • Part 6: Pressed Flowers and Grasses
  • Part 7: Waxing Real Flowers
  • Part 8: Centrepieces
  • Part 9: Candle Holders
  • Part 10: Summary
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Setting Up Your Business

  • Part 1: Where to Work
  • Part 2: Where to Source Materials
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Marketing

  • Part 1: Marketing Your Business
  • Part 2: Promotional Tools
  • Part 3: Social Media
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 9 Assessment

Course 2 - Certificate In Soap Making Online Course

Module 1 - Setting up a Business Selling Handmade Soap

  • Part 1: Making Soap
  • Part 2: Knowing Your Product
  • Part 3: This All Sounds Daunting – Can I Succeed?
  • Part 4: Soap Making – What’s Included
  • Part 5: Assessing Your Progress
  • Part 6: Can I Make Soap In My Kitchen At Home?
  • Part 7: Setting Up Your Business
  • Part 8: Handling Fragrances
  • Part 9: Pricing Your Soap
  • Part 10: The Equipment You Need
  • Part 11: Supplies
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2 - Soap Base

  • Soap Base
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3 - Your First Bar Of Soap

  • Your First Bar of Soap
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4 - Colouring And Layering

  • Part 1: Colouring
  • Part 2: Themes
  • Part 3: Infused Herbs
  • Part 4: Layering
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5 - Fragrancing

  • Part 1: Fragrancing
  • Part 2: What Are Essential Oils?
  • Part 3: Essential Oils versus Fragrance Oils
  • Part 4: How Much Of Each Do You Use?
  • Part 5: Blending Fragrances
  • Part 6: Top Notes, Middle Notes & Base Notes
  • Part 7: How to Create a Blend
  • Part 8: General Information on Fragrances and Their Use
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6 - Curls, Twirls And Embeds

  • Part 1: Moulds
  • Part 2: Learning to Bend Soap
  • Part 3: Twirls and Embeds
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7 - Adding Herbs, Oils And Glitter

  • Part 1: Herbs
  • Part 2: Oils
  • Part 3: Glitter
  • Part 4: EU Cosmetics Regulations – What You Need to Know
  • Module 7 Assessment

Course 3 - Certificate In Card Making Business Online Course

Module 1: What’s in a card?

  • Part 1: The Role of Greeting Cards in Our Lives
  • Part 2: Popular Greeting Cards, The Diversity and Criticism
  • Part 3: Types of Cards
  • Part 4: Business Cards
  • Part 5: Mediums
  • Part 6: E-cards
  • Part 7: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Starting Your Own Card Making Business

  • Part 1: Setting Goals
  • Part 2: How should you set business goals?
  • Part 3: Choosing A Name
  • Part 4: Choosing Materials
  • Part 5: What Type Of Supplies Will You Need?
  • Part 6: Quality Control
  • Part 7: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: The Skills of Card-Making

  • Part 1: Stamps and Inks
  • Part 2: Inks
  • Part 3: Embossing
  • Part 4: Decoupage
  • Part 5: Paper Crafting
  • Part 6: Envelope or Box Making
  • Part 7: Positioning
  • Part 8: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Develop Your Portfolio

  • Part 1: Eye-Catching Designs
  • Part 2: Keeping Records
  • Part 3: What to Record
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Pricing Your Cards

  • Part 1: Pricing Your Cards
  • Part 2: Organisational Skills
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Legal Knowledge

  • Part 1: Importance of Legal Knowledge
  • Part 2: What can you do?
  • Part 3: What Can You Not Do?
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Card Making Business

  • Part 1: Your Relationship with Customers
  • Part 2: Promotional Offers
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Marketing Your Card Making Business

  • Part 1: Advantages of a Successful Marketing Campaign
  • Part 2: Different ways of Marketing
  • Part 3: Sending Cards Out to People
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Part 4: Internet Marketing
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Conclusion

  • Part 1: Review
  • Part 2: What are the Next Steps?

Course 4 - Certificate In Internet Marketing Strategies for Business Online Course

Module 1: What is Internet Marketing?

  • Part 1: Why implement Internet marketing?
  • Part 2: The benefits of Internet marketing
  • Part 3: What is Internet marketing?
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Steps to planning your campaigns

  • Part 1: Set Goals
  • Part 2: How to choose which Internet marketing strategies to use
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Search Engine Optimisation

  • Part 1: Search Engine Optimisation
  • Part 2: Core components of SEO
  • Part 3: Mobile
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Content Marketing

  • Part 1: What is content marketing?
  • Part 2: What are the different types of content?
  • Part 3: How do you know which content you should create?
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Social Media Marketing

  • Part 1: What is social media marketing (SMM)?
  • Part 2: The new role of the customer
  • Part 3: Creating a SMM campaign
  • Part 4: Different social media sites
  • Part 5: Advertising on social media
  • Part 6: Social media metrics
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Email Marketing

  • Part 1: What is email marketing?
  • Part 2: How to build an email list
  • Part 3: How to create an e-newsletter
  • Part 4: Email marketing metrics
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Affiliate Marketing

  • Part 1: What is affiliate marketing?
  • Part 2: Different types of affiliate programmes
  • Part 3: How does affiliate marketing work?
  • Part 4: How to start your own affiliate programme
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: SEM and Paid Internet Advertising

  • Part 1: What is Search engine marketing (SEM)?
  • Part 2: Creating an effective PPC Campaign
  • Part 3: Managing a PPC campaign
  • Module 8 Assessment

Course 5 - Certificate In Jewellery Making Online Course

Module 1 Benefits of the Career

  • Part 1: Introduction & Benefits of the Career
  • Part 2: The benefits of Jewellery Making as a Career
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2 About Designing Jewellery / Jewellery Past to Present

  • Jewelry Past and Present
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3 How to Design Jewellery

  • Part 1: How to Design Jewellery
  • Part 2: Colour and Texture
  • Part 3: Design Principles
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4 How to Design Different Types of Jewellery

  • Part 1: How to Design Different Types of Jewellery
  • Part 2: Designing necklaces for face shapes
  • Part 3: Earrings
  • Part 4: Bracelets and Rings
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5 Jewellery Materials

  • Part 1: Gold
  • Part 2: Silver and Platinum
  • Part 3: Titanium and Copper
  • Part 4: Gemstones
  • Part 5: Beads and Precious Metal Clays
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6 Equipment and supplies

  • Part 1: Equipment and supplies
  • Part 2: Beading Supplies
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7 The Design Process

  • Part 1: The Design Process
  • Part 2: CAD CAM
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8 Making Your Own Jewellery

  • Part 1: Health and Safety in the Workplace
  • Part 2: What is soldering?
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Outsourcing Production

  • Part 1: Employing
  • Part 2: What about contractors and freelancers?
  • Part 3: Outsourcing Production
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10 Preparing for Your Career

  • Part 1: Preparing For Your Career
  • Part 2: Communication Skills
  • Part 3: Negotiating on Price
  • Module 10 Assessment

Module 11 Getting Hired

  • Part 1: Getting Hired
  • Part 2: Your portfolio
  • Part 3: Network
  • Part 4: Competency based questions
  • Part 5: Prepare questions to ask them.
  • Module 11 Assessment

Module 12 Starting Your Own Business

  • Part 1: Starting Your Business
  • Part 2: Writing A Business Plan
  • Part 3: Price of Materials
  • Part 4: Business Strategy
  • Part 5: Creating Your Workspace
  • Module 12 Assessment

Module 13 Fulfilling Orders

  • Part 1: Fulfilling Orders
  • Part 2: Delivery
  • Module 13 Assessment

Module 14 Selling Your Designs

  • Part 1: Selling Your Designs
  • Part 2: Marketing
  • Part 3: Selling to Individuals
  • Part 4: Canvass The MAN!
  • Part 5: Add value
  • Module 14 Assessment

Module 15 Selling On The Internet

  • Part 1: Online Sales
  • Part 2: Keywords
  • Part 3: Google Adwords
  • Module 15 Assessment

Course 6 - Certificate In Floristry Online Course

Module 1: Floristry

  • Part 1: Introduction to Floristry
  • Part 2: Benefits of a Career in Floristry
  • Part 3: Knowledge
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Floral Arrangements

  • Part 1: Creating Floral Arrangements
  • Part 2: Maintaining Flowers
  • Part 3: Flowers, Greens and Plants
  • Part 4: Plants You Should Know
  • Part 5: Colour and Design
  • Part 6: Arrangements
  • Part 7: Container Arrangements
  • Part 8: Corsages and Boutonnieres
  • Video: Making a buttonhole
  • Part 9: Basket Gardens
  • Part 10: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Weddings

  • Part 1: Wedding Flowers
  • Part 2: Making Arrangements
  • Part 3: Meeting with Clients
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Your Own Shop

  • Part 1: Starting Your Own Shop
  • Part 2: Buying an Established Shop
  • Part 3: Opening a New Shop
  • Part 4: Getting Started
  • Part 5: Name and Logo
  • Part 6: Types of Delivery Services
  • Part 7: Essential Equipment
  • Part 8: Layout and Maintenance
  • Part 9: Wholesalers and Suppliers
  • Part 10: Choosing Materials
  • Part 11: Advance and Standing Orders
  • Part 12: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Customers

  • Part 1: Getting Customers
  • Part 2: Keeping Customers
  • Part 3: Walk-in Customers
  • Part 4: Phone Customers
  • Part 5: Online Customers
  • Part 6: Corporate Flowers
  • Part 7: Hotels and Restaurants
  • Part 8: Flowers in Government Offices
  • Part 9: Flowers in Hospitals
  • Part 10: Funeral Homes
  • Part 11: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Marketing

  • Part 1: Marketing Your Business
  • Part 2: Advertising
  • Part 3: Promotional Tools
  • Part 4: Trade Shows and Events
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment

Course 7 - Certificate In Sewing Online Course

Module 1 – Sewing Machine Basics & Your Sewing Station

  • Part 1: Sewing Machine Basics
  • Part 2: Basic Sewing Machine Parts
  • Part 3: Hand Drawn Model of A Basic Sewing Machine
  • Part 4: Setting Up a Sewing Station
  • Part 5: Troubleshooting Your Sewing Machine
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2 – Tools of the Trade

  • Part 1: For Sewing
  • Part 2: For Marking and For Cutting
  • Part 3: For Measuring and For Pressing
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3 – Measurements

  • Measurements
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4 – Commercial Patterns

  • Part 1: Many Types of Commercial Patterns
  • Part 2: Cutting Pattern Pieces
  • Part 3: Selvage and Grain
  • Part 4: Interfacing & Lining
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5 – Fabrics

  • Part 1: Fabric Types
  • Part 2: Man-Made Fibres
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6 – Techniques

  • Part 1: Techniques
  • Part 2: Pinning & Cutting your Pattern
  • Part 3: Cutting & Marking Lining
  • Part 4: Ironing Interface & Lining
  • Part 5: Attaching Lining to Material
  • Part 6: Stitching Pivot Points
  • Part 7: Top Stitching Panels
  • Part 8: Joining Seams
  • Part 9: Attaching Belt Loops
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7 – Basic Hand and Sewing Machine Stitches

  • Part 1: Hand Stitches
  • Part 2: Creating Back Stitches
  • Part 3: Sewing Machine Stitch
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8 – Advanced Sewing Techniques

  • Part 1: How to Sew Curves
  • Part 2: Pleats
  • Part 3: Sewing Machine Buttonholes
  • Part 4: How to Sew on a Snap
  • Part 5: Sewing a Zip into a Cushion
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9 - Simple Sketching and Pattern Making

  • Simple Sketching and Pattern Making
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10 – Decorative Pillow

  • Making a Basic Pillowcase
  • Decorative Pillow

Module 11 – Patchwork Placemat

  • Patchwork Placemat

Module 12 – Patchwork Table Runner

  • Patchwork Table Runner

Module 13 – Headband

  • Headband

Module 14 – Fashion Neck Scarf

  • Fashion Neck Scarf

Module 15 – Pouch

  • Pouch

Module 16 - Pin Cushion

  • Pin Cushion

Module 17 – Infinity Scarf

  • Infinity Scarf

Module 18 – Starting a Sewing Business

  • Part 1: Finding Your Sewing Niche
  • Part 2: Name Your Business
  • Module 18 Assessment

Course 8 - Certificate In Fashion Design and Dressmaking Online Course

Module 1: The Fashion Industry

  • Part 1: The Evolution of Fashion Design Over Time
  • Part 2: Entering the Industry – Opportunities for All
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: The Role of Aesthetics in Fashion Design

  • Part 1: Importance of Aesthetics
  • Part 2: Principles of Aesthetics
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Elements of Fashion Design

  • Part 1: Elements of Fashion Design
  • Part 2: Texture
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Presenting Fashion Design Ideas

  • Part 1: Drawing Manually
  • Part 2: Tips for Effective Drawing
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: The Process of Fashion Design

  • Part 1: Predicting Fashion Trends
  • Part 2: Designing a collection
  • Part 3: Designing a Single Garment
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: The Basics of Dressmaking

  • Part 1: Principles Governing Dressmaking
  • Part 2: Selecting Material
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Tools required for dressmaking

  • Part 1: The Basic Sewing Kit
  • Part 2: Basic equipment needed
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Preparing the Fabric

  • Part 1: Types of Fabrics
  • Part 2: Other Materials Required
  • Part 3: Marking the Fabric
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Sewing

  • Part 1: Sewing Manually
  • Part 2: Sewing with a Machine
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10: Classic Layouts for Common Garments

  • Part 1: Dresses
  • Part 2: Skirts
  • Part 3: Tops
  • Part 4: Pants
  • Part 5: Jackets
  • Part 6: Summary
  • Module 10 Assessment

Course 9 - Certificate In Knitting Online Course

Module 1: Materials

  • Part 1: Needles
  • Part 2: Yarns
  • Part 3: Notions
  • Part 4: Essential Kit
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Basics I

  • Part 1: Getting Started
  • Part 3: The Purl Stitch
  • Part 2: The Knit Stitch
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Basics II

  • Part 1: Taking the Next Steps
  • Part 3: Cast Offs
  • Part 2: Cast Ons
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Beyond the Basics: Essential Techniques

  • Part 1: Time to Shape Up
  • Part 2: Picking Up Stitches
  • Part 3: Joining Yarns
  • Part 4: Knitting in the Round
  • Part 5: Fixing Mistakes
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Working With Patterns

  • Part 1: Your Roadmap to Finished Objects
  • Part 2: Reading Patterns
  • Part 3: Reading Charts
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Finishing and Care

  • Part 1: Knitting decreasing and into back of loop
  • Part 2: Knitting Decreasing
  • Part 3: Finishing and Making Up
  • Part 4: Seaming
  • Part 5: Caring for Hand Knits
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Advanced Techniques

  • Part 1: Time to Delight
  • Part 2: Cables
  • Part 3: Brioche
  • Part 4: Stranded Knitting
  • Part 5: The Basket Weave
  • Part 6: Button Holes
  • Part 7: Cable Knitting
  • Part 8: Twisted Cords & Cable Right/Left
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Introduction to Design

  • Part 1: Why Design?
  • Part 2: Design Tips
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Scarves

  • Part 1: Why Scarves?
  • Part 2: Designing Your Scarf
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10: Baby Blankets

  • Part 1: Snuggle Up
  • Part 2: Designing Your Afghan
  • Module 10 Assessment

Module 11: Toys

  • Part 1: Making Time for Play
  • Part 2: Designing Your Toy
  • Module 11 Assessment

Module 12: Socks

  • Part 1: Sock It to Me
  • Part 2: Choosing Yarns
  • Module 12 Assessment

Module 13: Jumpers

  • Part 1: Jumping Into Jumpers
  • Part 2: Further Design Considerations
  • Module 13 Assessment

Module 14: Business Foundations

  • Part 1: Ready, Steady, Go
  • Part 2: Market Research
  • Module 14 Assessment

Module 15: Budgeting and Finances

  • Part 1: Budgets, Prices, and Finances, Oh My
  • Part 2: Finding Financing
  • Module 15 Assessment

Module 16: Sales and Advertising

  • Part 1: Is Anybody Out There?
  • Part 2: Social Media
  • Module 16 Assessment

Module 17: Business Planning

  • Part 1: Business Planning
  • Part 2: Copyrights
  • Module 17 Assessment

Course 10 - Certificate In Crochet Online Course

Module 1: Materials

  • Part 1: Hooks
  • Part 1.1: Hook Roll Kit
  • Part 2: Yarns
  • Part 3: Notions
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Basics I

  • Part 1: Holding the Hook and Yarn
  • Part 2: The Double Crochet
  • Part 2.1: Second Row Double Stitch
  • Part 2.2: Last 2 stitches in a row
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Basics II

  • Part 1: Connect the Dots
  • Part 2: Increasing
  • Part 3: Creating the Shell Stitch
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Beyond the Basics

  • Part 1: Joining Yarns
  • Part 2: Basic Gathered Stitches
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Working With Patterns

  • Part 1: Working With Patterns
  • Part 2: Charts/Diagrams
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Care and Finishing

  • Part 1: Care and Finishing
  • Part 2: Seaming
  • Part 3: Weaving In Ends
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Advanced Techniques

  • Part 1: Advanced Techniques
  • Part 2: Open Stitches
  • Part 2.1: Completing a Granny Square
  • Part 3: Other Techniques
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Intro to Design

  • Part 1: Intro to Design
  • Part 2: Sizing
  • Part 3: Shaping
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Scarves and Shawls

  • Part 1: Scarves and Shawls
  • Part 2: Designing a Scarf or Shawl
  • Part 3: A Grey Day
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10: Afghans

  • Part 1: Throw Backs
  • Part 2: Yarns, Yarn Amounts, and Tension
  • Part 3: Sounds of Summer
  • Module 10 Assessment

Module 11: Toys and Amigurumi

  • Part 1: Play Time!
  • Part 2: Yarns, Yarn Amounts, and Tension
  • Part 3: Percy Postbox
  • Module 11 Assessment

Module 12: Bags

  • Part 1: It’s in the Bag
  • Part 2: Designing a Bag
  • Part 3: Lazy Daisy
  • Module 12 Assessment

Module 13: Jumpers

  • Part 1: Jumpers
  • Part 2: Yarns, Yarn Amounts, and Tension
  • Part 3: Easy Drop Shoulder Jumper Recipe
  • Module 13 Assessment

Module 14: First Steps

  • Part 1: First Steps
  • Part 2: Discover Your Target Market
  • Module 14 Assessment

Module 15: Venues and Advertising

  • Part 1: Venues
  • Part 2: Advertising
  • Module 15 Assessment

Module 16. Finances and Budgeting

  • Part 1: Finances and Budgeting
  • Part 2: Financing
  • Module 16 Assessment

Module 17: Business Plans

  • Part 1: Business Plans
  • Part 2: The Giving Spirit
  • Module 17 Assessment

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

About this Course

Get Candle Making Business, Soap Making, Card Making Business, Internet Marketing Strategies for Business, Jewellery Making, Floristry, Sewing, Fashion Design and Dressmaking, Knitting and Crochet in this Bundle

1. Candle Making Business: Learn About The Different Marketing Techniques Required For Promoting Your Business

If you are passionate and really enjoy making candles, you could certainly consider pursuing this exciting hobby as a full-time career by setting up your own candle making business. If you’re dedicated to making your new business a success then this detailed candle making course will guide you on the various steps and materials involved in candle making.

Students will learn about the basic candle making methods, different kinds of wax and various types of wicks. You will learn all about the safety precautions you need to take while making candles, and will also be educated about ways to make your workplace safe.

You will learn about how to roll the candles, pour them, make your own wax sheets, make different candle shapes, experimenting with colours and information on containers and additives. Students will be guided how to safely dip the candles and will also discuss the candle burning process. You will learn about lots of other candles, such as birthday candles, hand moulded candles, beaded candles, scented candles, Danish tapers, beeswax candles, multi-wick candles, twisted tapers, themed and floating candles.

Who would benefit from this course?

By the time you finish this course, you will have a complete comprehensive step-by-step guide showing you how to make beautiful candles and how to build a successful business following your new candle making passion.

Anyone with a passion for candles who would like to make a business out of candle making or sell your candles to business owners.

2. Soap Making: The Ultimate Guide To Mastering The Art Of Soap Making and Making a Business Out of It

This comprehensive and exciting course has been designed to help you master the art of soap making and make it into a thriving successful business.

This thought provoking course will cover the ins and outs of the process of making soap, how to make your own styles and designs using a whole range of different techniques and processes, while also analyzing at length the different components of setting up your handmade soap business.

If you’re looking to start a new career using your flair and creativity then this course is definitely for you!

Who would benefit from the course?

This course comes with a course assessment which consists of questions relating to everything that is covered within your course materials. Upon completion of the course assessment you will receive your Certificate certificate in Soap Making and you can go on to set up your own soap making business from home.

3. Card Making Business: Everything You Need To Know About This Creative & Lucrative Business

Including, understanding the business, design and create cards for different occasions and create a portfolio, how to set up and market your business, legal aspects and affairs, and more – everything you need to know about this creative and lucrative business.

The Card Making Business Certificate Course begins by explaining what exactly is in a card, why cards are important, the different types of cards that are available and in use today, as well as the different mediums that cards are presented on.

The course then moves on to discussing how an individual can get started, in terms of setting goals, choosing a niche, choosing materials, marketing the products, as well as ensuring quality control. From here the course focuses on the different skills that go into making a card, such as making and using stamps and inks, embossing, decoupage, paper crafting, making boxes and envelopes and determining how to position flowers and other add-ons onto the cards.

Students learn how to develop his or her portfolio, and covers topics such as eye-catching designs and their importance, the right way of marketing and the need to keep a record of all the individuals who have received the portfolio and provided feedback on the designs of the cards.

Who would benefit from this course?

This course is suitable for anyone interested in the subject matter, as students will be guided through all the skills needed to make cards and a successful business. The course will also be of interest to existing crafters who may already know the basics and may already have produced cards for friends and family and want to create a business from these skills or those with the capital to invest in a business hiring crafters and designers to create the work but want to understand how to create a business around their output.

4. Internet Marketing Strategies for Business: Learn How To Market Your Business On The Internet

Internet marketing is an important part of any business strategy, regardless of the size of the company and whether or not they are doing business online. Through this course you will learn the many ways to market a business online and how each element works independently and together.

This course outlines what internet marketing is and why it is an essential practice for any business. You will discover the benefits to having an online presence, the importance of implementing an effective internet marketing strategy, what this means, and the various areas of activity within it.

Planning is an important part of any strategy. The Internet Marketing Strategies for Business Course helps you to define your goals, identify your target customers, figure out what type of campaign you need to develop, and understand the importance of timing your campaigns and monitoring their effectiveness.

Search engine optimisation (SEO) is often misunderstood. It requires understanding and work but it is possible to do well in search rankings. This course explains what SEO is, how it works, and what you can do to improve your ranking.

From the Internet Marketing Strategies for Business Course, you will learn about content marketing. You will discover what it is and what the benefits are to the business and the consumer. You’ll learn what the different types of content are and why you would choose to produce certain types of content, how to know what content to produce for your company, how to plan your content, and ways to measure and refine your work.

You’ll discover how social media is used for marketing by businesses and the reasons it has become an important part of marketing strategy. The course covers the influential role of customers in the success of a business’s social media efforts and what needs to be considered when choosing the platforms you use. The course also explains what each of the more popular platforms offer and why you should consider paid advertising in social media.

It can be easy to dismiss email marketing as being antiquated, but the Internet Marketing Strategies for Business Course explains why it is as relevant as ever. The course covers what it is and what the benefits are, the different types of email marketing, and how to build your subscriber list. You will also be provided with tips on how to create an effective e-newsletter and email marketing metrics are also explained.

Affiliate marketing is one of the oldest forms of marketing both online and offline, but one that has grown in tandem with the rapid development of the internet and new media. This course explains what it is, how it works, along with examining affiliate marketing activities and the benefits of the practice – from the perspectives of both the affiliates and the businesses that advertise through them. You will also learn how to start your own affiliate programme and how this incorporates into the larger online marketing strategy.

In addition to improving your organic rankings within search engines, you also have the option to jump the queue, with paid advertising. The Internet Marketing Strategies for Business Course explains what search engine marketing (SEM) is and how pay-per-click (PPC) works. You will be taught about the ‘Quality Score’ of your ads and how to create and manage an effective PPC campaign.

Who would benefit from the course?

This course has been created for those who wish to fully understand online marketing and how to implement and monitor effective strategies that offer a good return on investment.

By putting the knowledge gained from the course into practice, you can increase your employability or, if you are a business owner, drive your business forward by helping to raise awareness and increase sales but also to enable you to make informed decisions about products, services, customers, the brand, and your competition.

5. Jewellery Making: Turn Your Jewellery Making Skills Into A Full Time Business

Earn in Your Spare Time or Start a Business! Jewellery making is also enjoyable, you can make money from it, and the start-up costs are very low. It can even turn into a full-time career, and this course will aid your journey and answer all your questions along the way.

It may sound a little daunting but this Jewellery Making Course covers everything in easy-to absorb-modules, separated into smaller, even more manageble sections that will quickly take you from novice to designer to business owner, all in your own time and at your own pace.

What’s especially alluring about designing and selling your own jewellery, is that not only is it a creative use of your spare time but you can set up at home and design pieces in your spare time around a full-time job or other responsibilities.

  • A little bit of history about jewellery (don’t worry its only brief and actually quite interesting)
  • Considerations when designing various types of jewellery
  • How to manipulate and treat various materials
  • The equipment and supplies you’ll need to create various pieces and how to use these safely
  • How to gain inspiration and follow a design process to turn your ideas from sketches to finished pieces
  • How to go about outsourcing
  • How to set up your business, including fulfilling orders and selling your designs in a variety of ways (including wholesale, craft shows, and setting up an online shop)
  • How to gain employment in the industry

Who would benefit from this course?

If you love jewellery you have probably had ideas of what would make some great pieces, but that's where it's ended, or maybe you're already a competent jewellery maker but you need some help with the design process, how to market your business or start a career.

This comprehensive Jewellery Making Course will teach you everything that you need to know in order to set up your own Jewellery Making business. There are plenty of books and courses available to show you the hands-on part of the process but this course will fill you on everything else.

6. Floristry: Set Up Your Own Floristry Business

The floristry industry will always be popular as no wedding; christening or special event would be complete without an assortment of beautiful flowers.

This comprehensive online course will teach you everything that you need to know about setting up your own Floristry business.

Floristry is an excellent business that can prove to be extremely profitable if you have the passion and dedication to make it a success. If you love flowers and you’re not worried about putting in the hard work to get things off the ground, then this could be the perfect business for you.

Starting with an introduction to the field along with its pros and cons to help you decide whether or not it is suitable for you. The next Module is dedicated entirely for floral arrangements: what these are, how you can make floral arrangements, what items you will need, what services you need to provide and other details that are important when getting started in floristry.

Moving on, you will learn everything related to wedding and funeral flowers. Weddings and funerals take place no matter what, and neither is complete without flowers. If you want to venture into floristry, you need to know how to cater for the wedding and funeral industries.

The next module is focused on opening up your own shop and will talk about all the things that you need to take care of once you will start your own florist shop, including its logo, supplies, setup fees, location and other things of this sort.

The last two Modules of the course talk about two extremely important tools that will be decisive of the success of your shop: your customers and marketing techniques. The former will educate you on how to attract the attention of your target market towards your flower shop and how to gain and retain the market share. The seventh Module will throw light on the different marketing strategies that can help you coin your name in the field.

Who would benefit from the course?

Anyone who would like to work in the Floristry business, Wedding Florist or other occasion florists. Either working in a florist or setting up your own business. Or anyone who likes to arrange their own flowers for themselves and others.

7. Sewing: Learn Basic And Advanced Sewing Techniques

Learn basic and advanced sewing techniques, a range of machine and hand stitching types, the equipment you need and how to use it, how to measure correctly and choose the right fabrics, how to follow commercial patterns and create your own, and how to build a business. You’ll even put your new-found skills to practice in 8 guided projects to get your portfolio started off.

For some, the most off-putting part of learning to sew is getting to grips with the sewing machine itself. The Sewing Certificate Course begins by removing all trepidation, teaching you the basic parts and functions of your sewing machine, no matter which brand you have. You will quickly learn how to operate a sewing machine, including how to thread the bobbin and thread your sewing machine, and even gain the confidence to troubleshoot any minor problems that may arise, and understand how to care for your machine.

Another area that may at first seem baffling, is the array of tools available to the sewer. The course introduces you to the basic tools and accessories that you need to have in your sewing basket and outlines what each does.

Before working on a garment for yourself or a client, it is important to take accurate measurements. You will learn how to correctly measure women and men and the importance of rechecking measurements as years go by, to allow for changes in weight or body shape.

Although the Sewing Certificate Course will teach you how to create your own custom-made projects, a great way to learn the basic principles of garment creation is by following commercial patterns. A skill every good sewer should possess, following commercial patterns, offers hands-on practice of the sewing techniques that you will use in with your own designs. This course shows you how to understand and follow commercial patterns.

Choosing a fabric for your project is an important step, as choosing incorrectly can ruin the look and feel of what you had envisaged. This course reviews natural and man-made fabrics, explaining the characteristics of various types of each and the ways in which they should be prepared for a project.

The Sewing Certificate Course provides practical instruction on basic and advanced sewing techniques including pressing, pinning, cutting, and marking fabric, how to insert a zipper, make buttonholes, and how to sew closures, such as hooks-and-eyes and snaps.

Basic hand and sewing machine stitches are covered comprehensively. Although sewing machines can sew many types of stitch, it is still important to learn how to make very basic hand stitches, as there are instances when machine sewing would be too aggressive for the fabric type or more difficult to use. You will learn how to employ a variety of hand and machine stitches and gain an understanding of when each should be used.

Whether you think you can draw or not, sketching is the quickest and most effective way of getting your ideas down and finessing them, making it an important skill to develop. You will learn the simple steps to getting an idea out of your mind and onto pattern paper, ready to be made.

The course takes all the skills you have learned and combines them into several projects for you to follow, all of which will help you to develop the various techniques you have learnt. Each project gives you a summary of the item that you will make, the materials you’ll need, and the skills you’ll develop, before giving you step-by-step guidance on how to create the piece. The fully-guided projects included in the course are:

  • Small Decorative Pillow
  • Placemat
  • Patchwork Table runner
  • Headband
  • Fashion Scarf
  • Pouch
  • Pin Cushion
  • Infinity Scarf

With your new skill set in place, the Sewing Course provides you with advice on setting up a business selling your items and services. You will learn how to find your niche, devise a business plan and create goals, track expenses and sales, and advertise and market your business.

Who would benefit from the course?

This comprehensive and exciting course will teach you everything that you need to know in order to make your own unique creations. The course takes you from a complete beginner in sewing right through to being confident enough to get going with lots of exciting projects.

This course will benefit you if you want to begin a career as a seamstress or tailor and need a solid foundation to build upon or if you have already learnt to sew but want to brush up on your skills and make a profit from your talents with your own sewing business.

8. Fashion Design and Dressmaking: Learn Fashion Design And Dressmaking

This course will give you a complete understanding of fashion design and dressmaking. You will be guided through the history and principles of the subject, the formulation and presentation of ideas, the design process, understanding the materials and tools you’ll work with, and creating your own garments.

To gain an enhanced appreciation of fashion you will learn where it’s been and how it has evolved into what it is today. You’ll look at how changes in social landscape and economics have necessitated development within the fashion industry. You’ll learn the skills required to be successful, the different kinds of professions and specialities in the industry, and the benefits of a formal education in fashion.

Good fashion design is based on certain rules of aesthetic. You will explore the basic principles of aesthetics, including proportion, balance, harmony, rhythm, repetition, radiation, scale, gradation, emphasis and contrast. From this, you will understand the importance good aesthetics have in enhancing and refining creative elements in fashion.

Lines, form, shape, texture, pattern and colour. These are the elements that determine the features of a dress and distinguish one style from another. Through studying the Fashion Design and Dressmaking Course you will gain an appreciation of each of these elements and how they come together.

It is important to be able to clearly express your ideas before the manufacturing of a garment begins. This course will talk you through presenting your ideas through hand drawings and computer software and the details that should be included for specific markets.

Success in fashion relies on a solid understanding of the design process. The Fashion Design and Dressmaking Course talks you through the importance of being able to predict fashion trends, gaining inspiration, and using colour boards and sketchbooks to formulate ideas.

The course talks you through the art of dressmaking and how to work through a brief with a client so that you know exactly what they want and can help them to make decisions. You will learn how to study the structure of the wearer, design the clothes, and select appropriate fabrics and embellishments.

Dressmaking requires certain basics tools, most of which can be found in a typical sewing kit. From safety pins to dressmaker’s dummies, the Fashion Design and Dressmaking Course talks you through all of the equipment that you need, outlining the importance and function of each item.

You will learn about the various types of fabric, their specific qualities and common uses, how to care for and prepare each, and the additional materials used in the creation of various garments. The course provides a guide to the amount of fabric that you need to create some classic garments, such as skirts, dresses and blouses and describes some of the tools and techniques used to mark and cut cloth.

You have two methods of putting your garments together at your disposal – manual sewing and machine sewing. The Fashion Design and Dressmaking Course talks through some of the equipment used in sewing, it provides illustrated guidance on some basic manual stitches and explains how to use a sewing machine.

In addition to all you will learn about fashion and dressmaking, the course provides classic layouts for common garments, including dresses, skirts, tops, trousers, and jackets. For each layout, the course discusses the design of the garment and explains what you will need and how to make each one.

Who Would Benefit from the Course?

If you’re interested in pursuing a career or further education in fashion design and garment creation, are a hobbyist who would like to add more flare to your work or you love fashion but lack the technical knowledge to create garments, this course will fill in the missing pieces.

With an even split between design theory and practical know-how, this course provides the knowledge required to construct garments and aims to help you to think creatively about fashion, so that you may design pieces from your own inspirations.

9. Knitting: From Knitting Novice To Business Owner

This 3-part Knitting Course takes students from novice, to designer, to business-owner, through 17 fully-illustrated, hands-on modules.

The course starts out by establishing the fundamentals, giving you practical advice, to get you practising straight away. This includes topics such as: how to knit, how to read patterns, and how to care for hand knits.

With the basics down, the 2nd part of the course advances students into designing hand knits, along with explanations of how to design some of the most popular knitted items of today, and providing sample patterns to practice with.

The 3rd part of the course takes you step-by-step through starting your own knitting business, whether you wish to sell your work, publish patterns you’ve designed or teach what you know.

To the untrained eye wool is wool, but if you’ve ever stepped into a wool shop you may well have been overwhelmed by choice. It can be hard to differentiate between the vast array of needles, yarns, and notions (accessories), which can be enough to frighten anyone off. The 1st module of the course guides students through some popular types of needles, yarns, and notions, so that they can begin practising, without worrying about their choice of materials and equipment.

The 2nd module of the Knitting Course dives straight into the basics of knitting, explaining the differences between knit and purl stitches and how to cast on and cast off. Practice is encouraged throughout the course and to make things even easier, you are told which needles and yarn type to use for this particular practice exercise.

The 3rd module expands on the 4 basic processes explained in the previous module, showing how combing knits and purls in different ways make different fabrics, with how to create the 3 basic/foundation fabrics explained here, these being: garter, stocking, and rib, along with additional techniques.

While what has been learned so far enables students to knit flat items in square and rectangular shapes, the 4th module of the course imparts essential techniques that will enable the apprentice knitter to design in various shapes, work in 3 dimensions (such as making socks or the top of a jumper sleeve), and correct their mistakes. The techniques taught include: increases, decreases, picking up stitches, knitting in the round, joining yarns, and fixing mistakes.

Knitters speak in their own language, so trying to trying to understand the knitting patterns they create can be like trying unlock a cipher. Fortunately, module 5 is the key; clearing up the jargon and giving students a full understanding of how to read and follow knitting patterns.

With a piece made, it can be easy to think it is complete, putting it aside to be used, given away or sold, and ready to move onto the next piece, but this may not always be the case. To take an item from ‘homemade’ to ‘hand crafted’ involves a little extra time and effort. The 6th module of the Knitting Course takes students through the following important finishing techniques: Weaving in Ends, Blocking, Seaming, and Caring for Knits (including how to add care labels to your work).

Taking students beyond the basics, module 7 concludes the 1st part of the course by teaching advanced techniques, showing students how to work with six of the most common categories of stitch pattern: Knit and Purl Patterns, Slip Stitch Patterns, Cables, Lace, Brioche, and Stranded Knitting.

With the techniques and methodologies of creating various pieces understood and practiced, the Knitting Course moves onto teaching students how to design their own pieces. This begins with module 8, which introduces the concept of design and the role of the designer, guiding students step-by-step through the design process, and finishing off with some design tips.

Module 9 focuses on scarf design, taking students through the various knitting methods, yarn choices, and tension, measurements, and yarn amounts, before discussing the considerations to make when designing a scarf. The module concludes with a project to follow: making a lightweight summer scarf, along with some tips on scarf design.

The 10th module guides students through creating baby blankets and afghan blankets. As easy to make as scarves, though taking a lot longer to create, these items can be as simple or complex as you wish. This module teaches you the how; through discussions on yarn choices, and tension, measurements, and yarn amounts, along with design information on creating your item with an all-over pattern or a pattern made from individual blocks.

Getting yet more advanced, the 11th module of the Knitting Course is all about making toys. Involving a lot of shaping, sewing, seaming, and blocking, this type of knitting requires excellent technique and a good creative eye but the results can be fantastic. Here you will be guided through how to design a toy, along with considerations to make when choosing yarns and tension, measurements, and yarn amounts. The end of the module guides you through making a knitted Tic Tac Toe.

There is more than meets the eye with the humble sock. Beginners to sock design can find the prospect daunting, but once the basic sock template is understood it can be the perfect canvas for creativity. Module 12 talks students through the anatomy of a sock, giving a full understanding of how they are constructed before moving on to explaining the various methods available when knitting socks. Following the same format as previous modules, the choice of yarns to use and the tension, measurements, and yarn amounts are discussed, along with a full explanation on how to design a sock. The exercise at the end of this module is to create a pair of toasty Hot Tamale socks, following the guide provided.

In terms of complexity, jumper design and construction can be the item that makes or breaks a new designer. In the 13th module of the course, learners will be taught about the different types of jumpers and how they are constructed, with information on the types of yarn, tension, measurements, and yarn amounts used. From here students are taken through how to design a drop shoulder jumper, before being asked to create their own drop shoulder pattern.

Once students have learned how to knit and how to design their own knitting patterns, the Knitting Course concludes with part 3, which is all about setting up a business and starting a new career, utilising the skills learnt throughout the course. Module 14 introduces the topic by discussing the foundations of creating a business. This talks about the kinds of business that students can create that capitalise on their particular skillsets, how to find a target market and then how to conduct market research, so that you can fully understand the customers who wish to sell to.

Dealing with budgeting and finances is not the reason most people get into this business but it is necessary, to ensure the health, stability, and growth of your business. The 15th module discusses areas including budgeting, pricing, how to find financing, and taxes.

The Knitting Course’s 16th module is all about how to sell and advertise the goods you create. This discusses the options available to you whether you intend to sell from a physical location, online or both, where to advertise, and the use of social media to gain a following, with tips on retaining customer interest in your business.

Before you take any action, you’ll need to find your path, and there’s no better way to do so than to write a business plan. The final module of the course guides students through creating an effective business plan, with information on each section that should be present in the plan and the questions to answer within each section. Following this sequence, students will be able to create a business plan for their own business by the end of the module. In addition, the module concludes with some information on copyright within the knitting industry.

Who would benefit from the course?

As an incredibly detailed and involved course that takes students from complete beginner to knitting aficionado. This course is for accessible to those who may have even just a passing interest in knitting, as the materials included quickly absorb their readers and reveal just how easy it is to get involved with this timeless pastime.

The Knitting Certificate Course will of course be of particular interest to those who have fancied giving knitting a try but didn’t know where to start or had even gone as far as looking at a knitting pattern but were put off by when trying to decipher the jargon within. Students are taken step-by-step along through everything they need to know to enjoy knitting for themselves or to make a business selling their work.

10. Crochet: Learn To Crochet And Open Your Own Crochet Business

While working through this course, you will move from learning to crochet, to becoming a designer, to opening your own crochet business.

In Part I, you’ll learn all about how to crochet, from holding the hook to reading patterns. You’ll also learn a range of more advanced techniques.

In Part II, you’ll learn about designing crochet pieces and writing patterns. Each section will lead you, step-by-step, through making a different type of item; practice patterns are included to get you started.

In Part III, you’ll learn how to start your own crochet business, including the steps necessary for finding your target market, budgeting, and writing a business plan.

Who would benefit from the course?

Anyone with an interest in the topic will gain something from studying the Crochet Certificate Course, as it provides tutelage for absolute beginners, with practical, guided examples that are fully illustrated, so that you can follow along easily. For those who are already hobbyist crocheters, the 2nd and 3rd parts aid students in becoming designera (or crochet artista) and detail how to go about building a business and selling your creations or patterns.

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Ultimate Candle Making Business Bundle, 10 Courses includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - Certificate In Candle Making Business Online Course

Module 1: Candle Making

  • Part 1: Basic Methods
  • Part 2: Wax 101
  • Part 3: Beeswax
  • Part 4: Paraffin
  • Part 5: The Wicks
  • Part 6: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Safety First

  • Part 1: Precautions
  • Part 2: Workplace
  • Part 3: Dressing the Part
  • Part 4: Equipment
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Handmade Candles

  • Part 1: Rolling a Candle
  • Part 2: Pouring the Candles
  • Part 3: Making Wax Sheets
  • Part 4: Making Shapes
  • Part 5: Additives
  • Part 6: Container Candles
  • Part 7: Experimenting with Colour
  • Part 8: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Moulded Candles

  • Part 1: What are They?
  • Part 2: Moulds
  • Part 3: Automatic Wicking
  • Part 4: Two-piece Mould Making
  • Part 5: Plaster Bandage Moulds
  • Part 6: Shapes and Colours
  • Part 7: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Dipped Candles

  • Part 1: Dipping the Wick
  • Part 2: The Candles
  • Part 3: How to Dip
  • Part 4: Candle Burning
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Other Candles

  • Part 1: Types of Candles
  • Part 2: Birthday Candles
  • Part 3: Hand-moulded Candles
  • Part 4: Danish Tapers
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Decorating

  • Part 1: Stencils
  • Part 2: Candle Painting
  • Part 3: Carved Candles
  • Part 4: Novelty Candles
  • Part 5: Textured Candles
  • Part 6: Pressed Flowers and Grasses
  • Part 7: Waxing Real Flowers
  • Part 8: Centrepieces
  • Part 9: Candle Holders
  • Part 10: Summary
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Setting Up Your Business

  • Part 1: Where to Work
  • Part 2: Where to Source Materials
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Marketing

  • Part 1: Marketing Your Business
  • Part 2: Promotional Tools
  • Part 3: Social Media
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 9 Assessment

Course 2 - Certificate In Soap Making Online Course

Module 1 - Setting up a Business Selling Handmade Soap

  • Part 1: Making Soap
  • Part 2: Knowing Your Product
  • Part 3: This All Sounds Daunting – Can I Succeed?
  • Part 4: Soap Making – What’s Included
  • Part 5: Assessing Your Progress
  • Part 6: Can I Make Soap In My Kitchen At Home?
  • Part 7: Setting Up Your Business
  • Part 8: Handling Fragrances
  • Part 9: Pricing Your Soap
  • Part 10: The Equipment You Need
  • Part 11: Supplies
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2 - Soap Base

  • Soap Base
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3 - Your First Bar Of Soap

  • Your First Bar of Soap
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4 - Colouring And Layering

  • Part 1: Colouring
  • Part 2: Themes
  • Part 3: Infused Herbs
  • Part 4: Layering
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5 - Fragrancing

  • Part 1: Fragrancing
  • Part 2: What Are Essential Oils?
  • Part 3: Essential Oils versus Fragrance Oils
  • Part 4: How Much Of Each Do You Use?
  • Part 5: Blending Fragrances
  • Part 6: Top Notes, Middle Notes & Base Notes
  • Part 7: How to Create a Blend
  • Part 8: General Information on Fragrances and Their Use
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6 - Curls, Twirls And Embeds

  • Part 1: Moulds
  • Part 2: Learning to Bend Soap
  • Part 3: Twirls and Embeds
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7 - Adding Herbs, Oils And Glitter

  • Part 1: Herbs
  • Part 2: Oils
  • Part 3: Glitter
  • Part 4: EU Cosmetics Regulations – What You Need to Know
  • Module 7 Assessment

Course 3 - Certificate In Card Making Business Online Course

Module 1: What’s in a card?

  • Part 1: The Role of Greeting Cards in Our Lives
  • Part 2: Popular Greeting Cards, The Diversity and Criticism
  • Part 3: Types of Cards
  • Part 4: Business Cards
  • Part 5: Mediums
  • Part 6: E-cards
  • Part 7: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Starting Your Own Card Making Business

  • Part 1: Setting Goals
  • Part 2: How should you set business goals?
  • Part 3: Choosing A Name
  • Part 4: Choosing Materials
  • Part 5: What Type Of Supplies Will You Need?
  • Part 6: Quality Control
  • Part 7: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: The Skills of Card-Making

  • Part 1: Stamps and Inks
  • Part 2: Inks
  • Part 3: Embossing
  • Part 4: Decoupage
  • Part 5: Paper Crafting
  • Part 6: Envelope or Box Making
  • Part 7: Positioning
  • Part 8: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Develop Your Portfolio

  • Part 1: Eye-Catching Designs
  • Part 2: Keeping Records
  • Part 3: What to Record
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Pricing Your Cards

  • Part 1: Pricing Your Cards
  • Part 2: Organisational Skills
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Legal Knowledge

  • Part 1: Importance of Legal Knowledge
  • Part 2: What can you do?
  • Part 3: What Can You Not Do?
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Card Making Business

  • Part 1: Your Relationship with Customers
  • Part 2: Promotional Offers
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Marketing Your Card Making Business

  • Part 1: Advantages of a Successful Marketing Campaign
  • Part 2: Different ways of Marketing
  • Part 3: Sending Cards Out to People
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Part 4: Internet Marketing
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Conclusion

  • Part 1: Review
  • Part 2: What are the Next Steps?

Course 4 - Certificate In Internet Marketing Strategies for Business Online Course

Module 1: What is Internet Marketing?

  • Part 1: Why implement Internet marketing?
  • Part 2: The benefits of Internet marketing
  • Part 3: What is Internet marketing?
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Steps to planning your campaigns

  • Part 1: Set Goals
  • Part 2: How to choose which Internet marketing strategies to use
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Search Engine Optimisation

  • Part 1: Search Engine Optimisation
  • Part 2: Core components of SEO
  • Part 3: Mobile
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Content Marketing

  • Part 1: What is content marketing?
  • Part 2: What are the different types of content?
  • Part 3: How do you know which content you should create?
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Social Media Marketing

  • Part 1: What is social media marketing (SMM)?
  • Part 2: The new role of the customer
  • Part 3: Creating a SMM campaign
  • Part 4: Different social media sites
  • Part 5: Advertising on social media
  • Part 6: Social media metrics
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Email Marketing

  • Part 1: What is email marketing?
  • Part 2: How to build an email list
  • Part 3: How to create an e-newsletter
  • Part 4: Email marketing metrics
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Affiliate Marketing

  • Part 1: What is affiliate marketing?
  • Part 2: Different types of affiliate programmes
  • Part 3: How does affiliate marketing work?
  • Part 4: How to start your own affiliate programme
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: SEM and Paid Internet Advertising

  • Part 1: What is Search engine marketing (SEM)?
  • Part 2: Creating an effective PPC Campaign
  • Part 3: Managing a PPC campaign
  • Module 8 Assessment

Course 5 - Certificate In Jewellery Making Online Course

Module 1 Benefits of the Career

  • Part 1: Introduction & Benefits of the Career
  • Part 2: The benefits of Jewellery Making as a Career
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2 About Designing Jewellery / Jewellery Past to Present

  • Jewelry Past and Present
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3 How to Design Jewellery

  • Part 1: How to Design Jewellery
  • Part 2: Colour and Texture
  • Part 3: Design Principles
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4 How to Design Different Types of Jewellery

  • Part 1: How to Design Different Types of Jewellery
  • Part 2: Designing necklaces for face shapes
  • Part 3: Earrings
  • Part 4: Bracelets and Rings
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5 Jewellery Materials

  • Part 1: Gold
  • Part 2: Silver and Platinum
  • Part 3: Titanium and Copper
  • Part 4: Gemstones
  • Part 5: Beads and Precious Metal Clays
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6 Equipment and supplies

  • Part 1: Equipment and supplies
  • Part 2: Beading Supplies
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7 The Design Process

  • Part 1: The Design Process
  • Part 2: CAD CAM
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8 Making Your Own Jewellery

  • Part 1: Health and Safety in the Workplace
  • Part 2: What is soldering?
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Outsourcing Production

  • Part 1: Employing
  • Part 2: What about contractors and freelancers?
  • Part 3: Outsourcing Production
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10 Preparing for Your Career

  • Part 1: Preparing For Your Career
  • Part 2: Communication Skills
  • Part 3: Negotiating on Price
  • Module 10 Assessment

Module 11 Getting Hired

  • Part 1: Getting Hired
  • Part 2: Your portfolio
  • Part 3: Network
  • Part 4: Competency based questions
  • Part 5: Prepare questions to ask them.
  • Module 11 Assessment

Module 12 Starting Your Own Business

  • Part 1: Starting Your Business
  • Part 2: Writing A Business Plan
  • Part 3: Price of Materials
  • Part 4: Business Strategy
  • Part 5: Creating Your Workspace
  • Module 12 Assessment

Module 13 Fulfilling Orders

  • Part 1: Fulfilling Orders
  • Part 2: Delivery
  • Module 13 Assessment

Module 14 Selling Your Designs

  • Part 1: Selling Your Designs
  • Part 2: Marketing
  • Part 3: Selling to Individuals
  • Part 4: Canvass The MAN!
  • Part 5: Add value
  • Module 14 Assessment

Module 15 Selling On The Internet

  • Part 1: Online Sales
  • Part 2: Keywords
  • Part 3: Google Adwords
  • Module 15 Assessment

Course 6 - Certificate In Floristry Online Course

Module 1: Floristry

  • Part 1: Introduction to Floristry
  • Part 2: Benefits of a Career in Floristry
  • Part 3: Knowledge
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Floral Arrangements

  • Part 1: Creating Floral Arrangements
  • Part 2: Maintaining Flowers
  • Part 3: Flowers, Greens and Plants
  • Part 4: Plants You Should Know
  • Part 5: Colour and Design
  • Part 6: Arrangements
  • Part 7: Container Arrangements
  • Part 8: Corsages and Boutonnieres
  • Video: Making a buttonhole
  • Part 9: Basket Gardens
  • Part 10: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Weddings

  • Part 1: Wedding Flowers
  • Part 2: Making Arrangements
  • Part 3: Meeting with Clients
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Your Own Shop

  • Part 1: Starting Your Own Shop
  • Part 2: Buying an Established Shop
  • Part 3: Opening a New Shop
  • Part 4: Getting Started
  • Part 5: Name and Logo
  • Part 6: Types of Delivery Services
  • Part 7: Essential Equipment
  • Part 8: Layout and Maintenance
  • Part 9: Wholesalers and Suppliers
  • Part 10: Choosing Materials
  • Part 11: Advance and Standing Orders
  • Part 12: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Customers

  • Part 1: Getting Customers
  • Part 2: Keeping Customers
  • Part 3: Walk-in Customers
  • Part 4: Phone Customers
  • Part 5: Online Customers
  • Part 6: Corporate Flowers
  • Part 7: Hotels and Restaurants
  • Part 8: Flowers in Government Offices
  • Part 9: Flowers in Hospitals
  • Part 10: Funeral Homes
  • Part 11: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Marketing

  • Part 1: Marketing Your Business
  • Part 2: Advertising
  • Part 3: Promotional Tools
  • Part 4: Trade Shows and Events
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment

Course 7 - Certificate In Sewing Online Course

Module 1 – Sewing Machine Basics & Your Sewing Station

  • Part 1: Sewing Machine Basics
  • Part 2: Basic Sewing Machine Parts
  • Part 3: Hand Drawn Model of A Basic Sewing Machine
  • Part 4: Setting Up a Sewing Station
  • Part 5: Troubleshooting Your Sewing Machine
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2 – Tools of the Trade

  • Part 1: For Sewing
  • Part 2: For Marking and For Cutting
  • Part 3: For Measuring and For Pressing
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3 – Measurements

  • Measurements
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4 – Commercial Patterns

  • Part 1: Many Types of Commercial Patterns
  • Part 2: Cutting Pattern Pieces
  • Part 3: Selvage and Grain
  • Part 4: Interfacing & Lining
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5 – Fabrics

  • Part 1: Fabric Types
  • Part 2: Man-Made Fibres
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6 – Techniques

  • Part 1: Techniques
  • Part 2: Pinning & Cutting your Pattern
  • Part 3: Cutting & Marking Lining
  • Part 4: Ironing Interface & Lining
  • Part 5: Attaching Lining to Material
  • Part 6: Stitching Pivot Points
  • Part 7: Top Stitching Panels
  • Part 8: Joining Seams
  • Part 9: Attaching Belt Loops
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7 – Basic Hand and Sewing Machine Stitches

  • Part 1: Hand Stitches
  • Part 2: Creating Back Stitches
  • Part 3: Sewing Machine Stitch
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8 – Advanced Sewing Techniques

  • Part 1: How to Sew Curves
  • Part 2: Pleats
  • Part 3: Sewing Machine Buttonholes
  • Part 4: How to Sew on a Snap
  • Part 5: Sewing a Zip into a Cushion
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9 - Simple Sketching and Pattern Making

  • Simple Sketching and Pattern Making
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10 – Decorative Pillow

  • Making a Basic Pillowcase
  • Decorative Pillow

Module 11 – Patchwork Placemat

  • Patchwork Placemat

Module 12 – Patchwork Table Runner

  • Patchwork Table Runner

Module 13 – Headband

  • Headband

Module 14 – Fashion Neck Scarf

  • Fashion Neck Scarf

Module 15 – Pouch

  • Pouch

Module 16 - Pin Cushion

  • Pin Cushion

Module 17 – Infinity Scarf

  • Infinity Scarf

Module 18 – Starting a Sewing Business

  • Part 1: Finding Your Sewing Niche
  • Part 2: Name Your Business
  • Module 18 Assessment

Course 8 - Certificate In Fashion Design and Dressmaking Online Course

Module 1: The Fashion Industry

  • Part 1: The Evolution of Fashion Design Over Time
  • Part 2: Entering the Industry – Opportunities for All
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: The Role of Aesthetics in Fashion Design

  • Part 1: Importance of Aesthetics
  • Part 2: Principles of Aesthetics
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Elements of Fashion Design

  • Part 1: Elements of Fashion Design
  • Part 2: Texture
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Presenting Fashion Design Ideas

  • Part 1: Drawing Manually
  • Part 2: Tips for Effective Drawing
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: The Process of Fashion Design

  • Part 1: Predicting Fashion Trends
  • Part 2: Designing a collection
  • Part 3: Designing a Single Garment
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: The Basics of Dressmaking

  • Part 1: Principles Governing Dressmaking
  • Part 2: Selecting Material
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Tools required for dressmaking

  • Part 1: The Basic Sewing Kit
  • Part 2: Basic equipment needed
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Preparing the Fabric

  • Part 1: Types of Fabrics
  • Part 2: Other Materials Required
  • Part 3: Marking the Fabric
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Sewing

  • Part 1: Sewing Manually
  • Part 2: Sewing with a Machine
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10: Classic Layouts for Common Garments

  • Part 1: Dresses
  • Part 2: Skirts
  • Part 3: Tops
  • Part 4: Pants
  • Part 5: Jackets
  • Part 6: Summary
  • Module 10 Assessment

Course 9 - Certificate In Knitting Online Course

Module 1: Materials

  • Part 1: Needles
  • Part 2: Yarns
  • Part 3: Notions
  • Part 4: Essential Kit
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Basics I

  • Part 1: Getting Started
  • Part 3: The Purl Stitch
  • Part 2: The Knit Stitch
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Basics II

  • Part 1: Taking the Next Steps
  • Part 3: Cast Offs
  • Part 2: Cast Ons
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Beyond the Basics: Essential Techniques

  • Part 1: Time to Shape Up
  • Part 2: Picking Up Stitches
  • Part 3: Joining Yarns
  • Part 4: Knitting in the Round
  • Part 5: Fixing Mistakes
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Working With Patterns

  • Part 1: Your Roadmap to Finished Objects
  • Part 2: Reading Patterns
  • Part 3: Reading Charts
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Finishing and Care

  • Part 1: Knitting decreasing and into back of loop
  • Part 2: Knitting Decreasing
  • Part 3: Finishing and Making Up
  • Part 4: Seaming
  • Part 5: Caring for Hand Knits
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Advanced Techniques

  • Part 1: Time to Delight
  • Part 2: Cables
  • Part 3: Brioche
  • Part 4: Stranded Knitting
  • Part 5: The Basket Weave
  • Part 6: Button Holes
  • Part 7: Cable Knitting
  • Part 8: Twisted Cords & Cable Right/Left
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Introduction to Design

  • Part 1: Why Design?
  • Part 2: Design Tips
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Scarves

  • Part 1: Why Scarves?
  • Part 2: Designing Your Scarf
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10: Baby Blankets

  • Part 1: Snuggle Up
  • Part 2: Designing Your Afghan
  • Module 10 Assessment

Module 11: Toys

  • Part 1: Making Time for Play
  • Part 2: Designing Your Toy
  • Module 11 Assessment

Module 12: Socks

  • Part 1: Sock It to Me
  • Part 2: Choosing Yarns
  • Module 12 Assessment

Module 13: Jumpers

  • Part 1: Jumping Into Jumpers
  • Part 2: Further Design Considerations
  • Module 13 Assessment

Module 14: Business Foundations

  • Part 1: Ready, Steady, Go
  • Part 2: Market Research
  • Module 14 Assessment

Module 15: Budgeting and Finances

  • Part 1: Budgets, Prices, and Finances, Oh My
  • Part 2: Finding Financing
  • Module 15 Assessment

Module 16: Sales and Advertising

  • Part 1: Is Anybody Out There?
  • Part 2: Social Media
  • Module 16 Assessment

Module 17: Business Planning

  • Part 1: Business Planning
  • Part 2: Copyrights
  • Module 17 Assessment

Course 10 - Certificate In Crochet Online Course

Module 1: Materials

  • Part 1: Hooks
  • Part 1.1: Hook Roll Kit
  • Part 2: Yarns
  • Part 3: Notions
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Basics I

  • Part 1: Holding the Hook and Yarn
  • Part 2: The Double Crochet
  • Part 2.1: Second Row Double Stitch
  • Part 2.2: Last 2 stitches in a row
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Basics II

  • Part 1: Connect the Dots
  • Part 2: Increasing
  • Part 3: Creating the Shell Stitch
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Beyond the Basics

  • Part 1: Joining Yarns
  • Part 2: Basic Gathered Stitches
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Working With Patterns

  • Part 1: Working With Patterns
  • Part 2: Charts/Diagrams
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Care and Finishing

  • Part 1: Care and Finishing
  • Part 2: Seaming
  • Part 3: Weaving In Ends
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Advanced Techniques

  • Part 1: Advanced Techniques
  • Part 2: Open Stitches
  • Part 2.1: Completing a Granny Square
  • Part 3: Other Techniques
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Intro to Design

  • Part 1: Intro to Design
  • Part 2: Sizing
  • Part 3: Shaping
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Scarves and Shawls

  • Part 1: Scarves and Shawls
  • Part 2: Designing a Scarf or Shawl
  • Part 3: A Grey Day
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10: Afghans

  • Part 1: Throw Backs
  • Part 2: Yarns, Yarn Amounts, and Tension
  • Part 3: Sounds of Summer
  • Module 10 Assessment

Module 11: Toys and Amigurumi

  • Part 1: Play Time!
  • Part 2: Yarns, Yarn Amounts, and Tension
  • Part 3: Percy Postbox
  • Module 11 Assessment

Module 12: Bags

  • Part 1: It’s in the Bag
  • Part 2: Designing a Bag
  • Part 3: Lazy Daisy
  • Module 12 Assessment

Module 13: Jumpers

  • Part 1: Jumpers
  • Part 2: Yarns, Yarn Amounts, and Tension
  • Part 3: Easy Drop Shoulder Jumper Recipe
  • Module 13 Assessment

Module 14: First Steps

  • Part 1: First Steps
  • Part 2: Discover Your Target Market
  • Module 14 Assessment

Module 15: Venues and Advertising

  • Part 1: Venues
  • Part 2: Advertising
  • Module 15 Assessment

Module 16. Finances and Budgeting

  • Part 1: Finances and Budgeting
  • Part 2: Financing
  • Module 16 Assessment

Module 17: Business Plans

  • Part 1: Business Plans
  • Part 2: The Giving Spirit
  • Module 17 Assessment

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