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Spark Training Program

Open To All

All registrants receive the first four Spark Training sessions: “Identifying and Managing the Risks in a New Business”; “Introduction to the Business Model Canvas”; “Finance: What Young Companies Need to Know”; and "Storytelling and Presenting." These live online classes offer business-building skills and support to help accelerate the development of your business.

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Pitch Training

Then, shortlisted applicants receive Pitch Training, to prepare for the final round of Spark when finalists present to judges. Training is tailored to provide the support and guidance you need the most. Participation in training is viewed positively by judges in the final scoring.

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Note: Unless stated otherwise, all Spark training sessions will be delivered via Zoom at 5:30 pm AT. They will be recorded and available for one week after the session date. Although sessions will be online, they will be live, and participants who attend will be able to ask questions and benefit from a high level of engagement.