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Start-up programme

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 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 includes:

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

Our expert trainers Jeff Brooks and Helen Harvey will be joined by selected industry experts to share their knowledge to help you make sound judgements, good commercial decisions and operate within legal, ethical and best practice frameworks. The programme is intensive, touching on typical issues and commercial considerations faced and how you can overcome them. You can download the course overview here.
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.
Give our specialist Account Managers a call to find out more on 0207 009 2100 or email  


Book your start-up course today



Price: £1295+VAT 


Sponsored by Outsauce

Outsauce Financing Limited and REC have agreed to partner in the provision of Invoice Finance, Payroll and Credit Control services to the REC’s members. Outsauce provides funding, sales ledger management, credit control and other essential back office solutions to a range of agencies across sectors including Healthcare, Driving, IT and Construction.   


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