You Are an Entrepreneur: Training for Aspiring Entrepreneurs Launched in Pskov

The Pskov State University Faculty of Management hosted a launch of ‘You Are an Entrepreneur’ training programme for aspiring entrepreneurs.

News | 01 November 2017
Representatives of the Foundation for Guarantees and Business Development in Pskov Region presented the objectives of the ‘You Are an Entrepreneur’ Federal Programme implemented by the Agency for Youth Affairs (Rosmolodezh), and highlighted the opportunities offered by the programme which is designed to introduce young people in basic entrepreneurial skills. Modules of the ILO’s “Start and Improve Your Business” (SIYB) programme are used in the training.

The programme targets young people aged 17 to 30 and offers five training modules: Introduction, Translate your idea into a feasibility study, Set up your business, Start-up capital, and Financial planning.

Generate Your Business Idea (GYB) training offered as part of the programme is designed to help each learner develop a feasible and viable business idea. Anastasia Ivanova, director of the Foundation for Guarantees and Business Development in Pskov Region and a certified trainer of the Federal Corporation for the Development of Small and Medium Enterprises and the International Labour Organisation, delivers this module.

The leading trainer of the entire programme is Alexey Glyzin, a young businessman from Astrakhan, director of the Astrakhan Innovation Centre and a certified trainer of the International Labour Organization.