Government of South Australia - support and services for small business

    In this information session, you will hear from six different State Government agencies and learn about the programs, services and support that each can provide to your business and how to access them.This information session is not to be missed for businesses wanting to:Expand their networks internationally and start exportingInvest in their workforce, upskill staff or offer apprentice and traineeshipsLearn about the circular economy and the benefits it can bringAccess knowledge and support to develop as a leader, accelerate company growth and compete in global marketsBuild their capacity when managing affairs or assistance with dispute resolutionThis information session will be facilitated by the Department for Innovation and Skills. State Government agencies in attendance include:Department for Innovation and SkillsThe Department for Innovation and Skills (DIS) supports the growth of the South Australian economy by supporting people and business to succeed. This is achieved by helping people get the skills they want and the economy needs, increasing South Australia's productivity growth rate through research and innovation and supporting entrepreneurs and business growth.Office of the Small Business CommissionerThe Office of the Small Business Commissioner provides services such as assistance with disputes and access to information to improve the capacity of small businesses to manage their affairs and inform their decision making so that disputes are less likely to occur.Centre for Business GrowthThe Centre for Business Growth provides business owners, CEOs, Managing Directors and executives with the knowledge and skills they need to develop as leaders, accelerate company growth and compete in a global marketplace.Beyond Blue - New Access for Small BusinessNewAccess for Small Business Owners is a newly launched mental health Program developed by Beyond Blue, specifically for Small Business Owners who are experiencing challenges. The program is free, confidential, and highly accessible. The coaches have all come from a small business background themselves and therefore understand the challenges involved with running a small business.Green IndustriesGreen Industries SA is an enabler and driver of change, supporting the development of the circular economy through diverse collaborations and partnerships which improve productivity, resilience, resource efficiency and the environment.Skilling South AustraliaSkilling South Australia is a State Government initiative committed to helping people get skills and qualifications to build careers and meet the workforce needs of industry now and into the future, driving growth in apprenticeships and developing a sustainable training system. The initiative encompasses a range of activities to ensure that these training opportunities are attractive to job seekers, businesses and industry.Department for Trade and InvestmentThe Department for Trade and Investment will be providing information about the Export Ready Program and TradeStart. The Export Ready Program has been developed for South Australian businesses who are seriously considering export or businesses new to exporting or those with experience who are looking to increase and optimise their export results. The TradeStart network assists small and medium-sized exporters to achieve long term success in international markets. It offers exporters the combined resources of Austrade and partner organisations from export markets, providing local assistance and a direct link to Austrade’s services and overseas network.

    Cove Business Hub
    1 Ragamuffin Drive Hallett Cove (Map)
    In this information session, you will hear from six different State Government agencies and learn about the programs, services and support that each can provide to your business and how to access them.
    This information session is not to be missed for businesses wanting to:
    • Expand their networks internationally and start exporting
    • Invest in their workforce, upskill staff or offer apprentice and traineeships
    • Learn about the circular economy and the benefits it can bring
    • Access knowledge and support to develop as a leader, accelerate company growth and compete in global markets
    • Build their capacity when managing affairs or assistance with dispute resolution
    This information session will be facilitated by the Department for Innovation and Skills. State Government agencies in attendance include:
    Department for Innovation and Skills
    The Department for Innovation and Skills (DIS) supports the growth of the South Australian economy by supporting people and business to succeed. This is achieved by helping people get the skills they want and the economy needs, increasing South Australia's productivity growth rate through research and innovation and supporting entrepreneurs and business growth.
    Office of the Small Business Commissioner
    The Office of the Small Business Commissioner provides services such as assistance with disputes and access to information to improve the capacity of small businesses to manage their affairs and inform their decision making so that disputes are less likely to occur.
    Centre for Business Growth
    The Centre for Business Growth provides business owners, CEOs, Managing Directors and executives with the knowledge and skills they need to develop as leaders, accelerate company growth and compete in a global marketplace.
    Beyond Blue - New Access for Small Business
    NewAccess for Small Business Owners is a newly launched mental health Program developed by Beyond Blue, specifically for Small Business Owners who are experiencing challenges. The program is free, confidential, and highly accessible. The coaches have all come from a small business background themselves and therefore understand the challenges involved with running a small business.
    Green Industries
    Green Industries SA is an enabler and driver of change, supporting the development of the circular economy through diverse collaborations and partnerships which improve productivity, resilience, resource efficiency and the environment.
    Skilling South Australia
    Skilling South Australia is a State Government initiative committed to helping people get skills and qualifications to build careers and meet the workforce needs of industry now and into the future, driving growth in apprenticeships and developing a sustainable training system. The initiative encompasses a range of activities to ensure that these training opportunities are attractive to job seekers, businesses and industry.
    Department for Trade and Investment
    The Department for Trade and Investment will be providing information about the Export Ready Program and TradeStart. The Export Ready Program has been developed for South Australian businesses who are seriously considering export or businesses new to exporting or those with experience who are looking to increase and optimise their export results. The TradeStart network assists small and medium-sized exporters to achieve long term success in international markets. It offers exporters the combined resources of Austrade and partner organisations from export markets, providing local assistance and a direct link to Austrade’s services and overseas network.