Who is it for
Eligible job seekers who want to start and run their own small business.
We provide accredited small business training followed by business advice and mentoring support for 52 weeks. Start any time.
A variety of training methods are offered to NEIS participants throughout our contracted regions enabling mixed mode, distance learning, and classroom based training.
New Business Assistance with NEIS participants do not pay a fee. Eligible participants receive an allowance equivalent to the full adult rate Newstart allowance for up to 39 weeks, plus rental assistance for 26 weeks, if eligible.
Course work may be done online or paper based resulting in a full business plan specific to your business.
Our business mentors have proven business acumen and experience in marketing, finance, accounting and other relevant business skills.