Small business services provider

You can choose to study after 10 or 12 grades (duration of studies – 3 or 2 years).

Specialisations: housekeeping; landscaping.

The study programme is aimed at preparing small business services providers able to organise the company’s activity, work in private or state commerce and manufacturing business companies, establish own businesses, organise the provision of services.

To pursue these aims, in theoretical courses, the future small business service providers are taught the organisation of small business, provision of services, production and business technologies, incorporation of companies, planning and organisation of activity, applied economics, marketing principles, business funding and investment, accounting and finances, taxes, record-keeping, law basics, occupational safety, information technologies.

The practical training takes place in manufactory, commerce and service companies. Duration of practical training – 47.5 weeks. The skills of service provision, planning and organisation of company’s activity, etc. are solidified and improved during the practical training.

The vocational readiness of the student, who passed the entire training programme, is demonstrated by the results of competency assessment examination which evaluates the competencies and general skills laid out in the curriculum.  The composition of the commission of competency assessment examinations, organisation and the procedure of the issue of documents are regulated by the Ministry of Education and Science. The graduate is conferred with the qualification of small business service provider.

After completing the training programme of small business service provider, it is possible to continue studies according to the higher education study programmes in the area of business administration.

The training programme of small business service provider is aimed at persons having the basic or secondary education.


Description of qualification

The qualification of small business service provider is necessary to work as the provider of small business services.

The person, who acquired the qualification of small business service provider, shall:

  • be able to assess the business environment, business development possibilities, select the most favourable form of business organisation, draft a business plan for an individual company, its incorporation documents, conduct market research, develop company’s image and vision, organise company’s personnel recruiting, uninterrupted working process in the business company, select the most suitable sales channels, manage the accounting in small and medium business companies, use information technologies, know the basics of business organisation, work process organisation principles in the company, occupational safety requirements, know one foreign language, know how to organise work responsibly and individually, effectively communicate with clients, be polite, helpful and fair.