Building an Online Business


The internet has changed how we work, live, shop, and play. Building an Online Business course walks students through the process of planning and launching their own online business

You will learn how to: identify opportunities for an online business; find resources to support an online business; create a business strategy that includes a business plan, budget, and marketing plan; begin setting up a website, mobile presence, and storefront with e-commerce support; decide whether or not an online business can benefit from joining an online marketplace, and market an online business using social media and the internet.



  • Visa Card
  • MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Discover Card
  • PayPal


Course Outline:

Session One: Course Overview

Session Two: How Online Businesses Can Benefit You

Session Three: Laying the Groundwork

Session Four: Creating a Business Plan

Session Five: Breaking Down the Plan

Session Six: Building Your Online Business

Recommended Reading List

Post-Course Assessment

Personal Action Plan