Recruitment Start-up programme

Next programme date: 10 - 12 March 2020 in London - Book your place here

Call us on 020 7009 2100 or email to book your place at this course. 

View our complete 2020 Start-up course schedule.

Book early to secure your spot at these popular Start-up training courses.  


Starting up a recruitment agency is an exciting time and the REC are on hand to provide you with all the support you need. Our three-day Start-up your own recruitment agency course provides you with everything you need to set up a viable recruitment businesses.
This intensive course is designed to give entrepreneurs a full understanding of running a recruitment business. You’ll learn to prepare realistic business plans, define your terms of business and build finance, sales and marketing platforms. 
There is also opportunity to learn from our dedicated Start-up mentors, who are on hand with advice and guidance for 12 months after completing the course. 
The package of £1295+VAT includes:

  • Three days comprehensive training
  • Training notes and course file
  • A practical guide to relevant legislation
  • Vouchers worth £125 for future professional development

By taking our Start-up course, your joining fee for REC Corporate membership is also waived helping you save further on membership.  

If you feel you would prefer a more one to one session, then we offer a Start-up mentoring support service. Find out more here.


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