Course Type: Blended
Course Code: bBP
Course Description: In this open enrollment online/blended course, students will develop a comprehensive Business Plan for their Family and MWR program/activity. Students will consider financial planning, installation business environment, and market analysis. To complete the course, students will be required to demonstrate proficiency in writing a business purpose, goals, objectives, actions and contingency plans; researching team credentials; and performing competitive, customer, and SWOT analysis.
- Target Audience: Family and MWR Program Managers
- Prerequisites: Family & MWR Orientation Course (online), Family & MWR Basic Management Course (Online),Operation Excellence – Online or Classroom Customer Service Training, Introduction to the Family & MWR Delivery System (online), and the Applied Financial Planning Suite (Applied Financial Planning – Retail Sales Accountability, Applied Financial Planning – Breakeven Analysis, Applied Financial Planning – Forecasting, Applied Financial Planning –Income Statement Analysis).
- Recommended but Not Required Program Specific Prerequisites: IMETS User Training (online), Child Youth and School Services personnel should also complete their appropriate Space Census Course (Online) and Mobilization and Contingency Planning (Online).
- Duration: 20 hours
- IACET CEUs: 2
- ACE Recommended Credits: 3 semester hours upper division level in entrepreneurship