The Generic Business Plan


Free college credit course. Apply today.

This FREE 12-week course provides the opportunity to explore and develop a key skill for any entrepreneur! Earn a credit toward Mohawk's Small Business and Entrepreneurship Certificate. This program is offered at the Central Library (55 York Blvd., 4th floor).

How to apply

Fill out the online application form or call 905-575-2489 if you have any questions.

Central Library

55 York Blvd., 4th floor
Hamilton, ON

When: Tuesday and Thursday
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
September 24 - December 12

Apply Online

What you'll learn

  • Develop a generic business plan using a prescribed template provided by a banking institution
  • Complete the business plan by expanding on its detailed components
  • Modules include:
    • Comprehensive Business Plan
    • Financial Plan
    • Business Presentations

Student eligibility

We welcome applications from all those interested in City School, but please note that priority will be given to those who meet the following:

  • 19 years of age or older
  • Have no or limited post-secondary education (i.e., college, university, apprenticeship)
  • Live within the community in which the course(s) is being offered
  • High school completion is not a requirement

We do our best to make case-by-case considerations.

Should class registration not be full by the application deadline, applicants who do not meet the criteria will be considered on a chronological basis.

Students can earn up to two (2) free credits through City School

You will be notified of your registration status approximately three (3) weeks before the course begins.



Phone: 905-575-2489