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Risk management

Course

Brief description

Mode

Delivery agency

Contact & Full Cost

Advanced Business Discussion Group

Businesses will be reviewed by peers with full disclosure of financial position and performance. This is a powerful mode of delivery because it is rare that this level of information is shared. Discussion revolves around risk/ management/ off farm investment/ succession/ leasing/ machinery
etc

Face to face

Yr2 Prerequisite is Yr 1

Yr3 Prerequisite is Yr 2

Farmanco Management Consultants Pty Ltd

Eric Nankivell

0428 914 263

$1633 each

Digital Oyster farmer – Growing your farm business

Focus is on business planning and risk management for enterprises who are seeking to build their business. Emphasis is on crop data analytics, forecasting and modelling as inputs into various business management strategies and decision making

Blended

Smart Oysters Pty Limited

Philip Browning

0417 631 721

$2000

Executive Link #2

This program brings the participants together 3 times in a 12 month period. Within the meeting structure, the continuing education sessions includes 4 hours of expert speakers, presenting topics on business and personal development. Additionally each meeting includes 3 hours of training on risk management,
financial and business management, as well as the development and writing of Business Plan policies. Each business completes a benchmarking analysis on the enterprises within their business. Continued support from Resource Consulting Services staff is given between meetings that includes webinars, phone
support and property visits.

Face to face

RCS

Kelly McCosker

07 4939 5255

$8000

Executive Link #3

This program brings the participants together 3 times in a 12 month period. Within the meeting structure, the continuing education sessions include 4 hours of expert speakers on topics of personal and business development and 3 hours of training on management of risk and financial and business management.
Participants have access to external experts in the fields of off farm investment, personnel management, strategic decision making and other areas as required. Each business is benchmarked with ProfitProbe. Continued support from Resource Consulting Services staff is given between meetings.

Face to face

RCS

Kelly McCosker

07 4939 5255

$8000

Farm Business Management Skills Set

This course is separated into three subjects. First subject focuses on business structures. Second subject focuses on farm business management. Third subject focuses on risk management.

Blended learning

Tocal College

Sally Friis

02 4939 8873

$3000

Farm Business Planning

One on one consultation with landholders with a financial consultant to review and examine in detail the software inputs and outcomes as predicted by the model. Results are compared and authenticated by comparison to actuals over the previous three years. Discuss the aims for the business, including
future direction of the farm and potential for growth, profitability, risk and possible methods of managing these risks, with actions to become a sustainable, viable, robust and proactive agribusiness. This course is the third in a series of three.

Face to face

BlackburnAgri

Peter Ware

03 9853 0686

0427 262 219

$4930

Farm Business Planning

Develop with clients a strategic business plan which considers physical, financial and human resources available to the business. Define strategic direction, identify historical performance, prioritize options, identify risks and mitigants, assess funding requirements.

Face to face

Booth Associates

Michael Ryan

02 6964 9911

$7000

Farm financial forecasting and modelling

This course provides software and hands on training as the landholders research the options, enter the information and analyse outcomes using the software themselves to shortlist preferred pathways to success.

Face to face

BlackburnAgri

Peter Ware

03 9853 0686

0427 262 219

$2925

Farm Risk Management Strategies

Develop skills in researching, analysing and interpreting data, preparing risk and climate strategies at a business management level.

Blended

TAFE NSW - New England

Pam Hill

02 6752 3044

$2200

Financial and Business Management - Farm Business Skills: Part 1

Deepen understanding of financial management, risk management, operational planning and workplace relationship management.

Online

(250 hours in total)

BCA National Training Group Pty Ltd

Laura O'Leary

02 9555 4188

$1500

Financial and Business Management - Farm Business Skills: Part 2

Deepen understanding of financial management, risk management, operational planning and workplace relationship management.

Face to face

One weekend
(250 hours completed over 6 months)

BCA National Training Group  Pty Ltd

Laura O'Leary

02 9555 4188

$2000

Improved Cropping Management

Business plan consists of four modules. First is to assist growers identify the factors that affect productivity and profitability. Second is to develop a gross margin analysis of each enterprise for each paddock. Third is to minimize risk by comparing inputs and cost structure to other growers. Fourth
is to analyse results of the previous season and to plan the next season.

Face to face

First three modules are one on one

Eksteen Agricultural Consulting

David Eksteen

0448 666 777

$2000

KLR Marketing School

Develop skills to: mitigate marketing risks to their business, use clear decision-making tools, understand how to balance natural resources (Grass), financial resources (Money), the income producing assets (Livestock) and the managers of the
business (People).

Face to face

KLR Marketing Pty Ltd

Grahame Rees

0428 953 925

$1650

Manage Climate Risk

Upskill farm businesses to develop and implement a climate risk management plan and strategy.

Online

RuralBiz Training

Kathy Sims

02 6884 8812

$900

Manage Climate Risk

The aim of this course is to provide the skills and knowledge to research, analyse and interpret weather, climate and enterprise data. You will be required to prepare a risk management strategy and integrate these at a business management level.

Blended learning

Tocal College

Sally Friis

02 4939 8873

$625

Manage the farm Business

This course delivers on three national units of competency: Develop and review a business plan, Monitor and Review business performance, and Prepare and monitor budgets and financial reports

Blended learning

Tocal College

Sally Friis

02 4939 8873

$1800

Planning for a sustainable farming future

Gain a better understanding of how to assess threats to sustainability and incorporate sustainability principles into land use practices.

Blended

TAFE NSW - New England

Pam Hill

02 6752 3044

$2200

Regenerative Growth - Business & Personal Strategy and Coaching

A 6 month program of intensive 1:1 coaching and strategy.
Outcomes include: doubling business profit, on-boarding new team members, turn key systems development, risk management planning, taking holidays with ease and value adding to generate new income streams.

Online

The Rural Woman

Rebel Black

0419 639 380

$13150 upfront or payment options available

Take Control Program

This 10-week course will help farmers Take Control of all aspects of their farming business leading to more profit, more control and more freedom. Designed for great 'technical farmers' who lack the business skills required to become a top 20% farming business.

Online

Farm Owners Academy

Andrew Roberts

0447 184 167

$3000

Financial management

Course

Brief description

Mode

Delivery agency

Contact & Full Cost

5-year Production and Financial Planning Workshop

This two day workshop allows an opportunity to develop skills in longer term production and financial planning. You will develop a 5 year plan for your own farm business (using an excel template), investigate varying scenarios and understand the likely performance outcomes.

Face to face

2.5 days

Megan Rowlands Business Management Services

Megan Rowlands

0418 469122

$6,500 (ex GST)

Advanced Business Discussion Group

Businesses will be reviewed by  peers with full disclosure of financial position and performance. This is a powerful mode of delivery because it is rare that this level of information is shared. Discussion revolves around risk/ management/ off farm investment/ succession/ leasing/ machinery
etc

Face to face

Yr2 Prerequisite is Yr 1

Yr3 Prerequisite is Yr 2

Farmanco Management Consultants Pty Ltd

Eric Nankivell

0428 914 263

$1633 each

Advanced Financial Planning

Learning outcomes include: apply the QBL financial planning process to their farm business, develop a five year financial plan based on realistic production, marketing, environmental and human assumptions, and use the QBL financial spreadsheets to create a financial plan from opening to closing balance
sheet.

Face to Face

Prerequisite
QBL

Planning Program (5 day)

QBL Pty Ltd

Ed Henry

02 6362 2720

$1400

Agri-Business By Design Program

12 week fast track business management program for agricultural businesses. 2 day workshop, followed by online learning and mentoring. Set your agribusiness up for growth, by learning the fundamentals of business management: around business planning and management, people and financial management,
marketing and customer engagement

Face to face

Agribusiness Development Institute Pty Ltd

Gordon Stone

0408 063 229

$995

Allan Savory's Holistic Management

6 day program. First session (2 days) - Focuses on processes of the ecosystem and sustainability, managing in a variable rainfall, Holistic Decision making, building biodiversity and soil health. Second session - focuses on creating profitable and resilient businesses. Covering enterprise
selection, new ways to reduce costs using Wealth, Inescapable and Maintainers. We use case studies and local Financial Indicators (Benchmarks). Third session - Holistic Grazing and Land Planning. Including hands on sessions on land health monitoring.

Face to face

6 days

Interactive workshops

Pre and post work

Vanguard Business Services

Mark Gardner

02 6885 1925

$3000

Annual Farm Business Performance Analysis Workshop

Have your actual farm financial performance analysed and develop a greater understanding of the performance of your business to assist with forward planning and decision making.

Face to face,

Half day

Megan Rowlands Business Management Services

Megan Rowlands

0418 469122

$1,200 (ex GST)

Annual Planning Workshop

Develop an annual production plan and cashflow budget for the year ahead, with knowledge of the season in which the business is operating.

Face to face

1 day

Megan Rowlands Business Management Services

Megan Rowlands

0418 469122

$1,500 (ex GST)

Budgeting and Enterprise Planning

Equip participants with the skills to create budgets using a range of tools that they will then be able to create different types of budgets targeted to their needs and circumstances. Will also be able to compare budgets with actuals to anticipate trends and make more timely decisions thereby facilitating
better business management for long term business preparedness and productivity.

Face to face

AGDATA Holding Pty Ltd

Kerrie Stephens

07 4632 8488

$645

Collaborative Capital Raising for Co-ops & Collaborations

Course available for founding board members and business managers of existing, and newly formed co-operatives.

New businesses need to understand how to secure finance. Collaborating and co-operative businesses have particular structural needs and financial instruments. What are the options, benefits and risks?

Australia’s most experienced collaborative finance raising advisors will assist you to develop a capital raising strategy.

Face to face

Farming Together

Cathy Byrne

02 6626 9505

$2500 per organisation
(max 5 per organisation)

Co-operative Governance

Course available for founding board members and business managers of existing, and newly formed co-operatives.

Incorporated businesses have responsibilities: for financial and tax related accountability and audits, and to stay accountable to their members. Boards and managers need to know what they have to do and how to ensure the business remains both legal and viable.

Australia’s  most experienced co-operative governance advisors will set your path to success.

Face to face

Farming Together

Cathy Byrne

02 6626 9505

$2500 per organisation
(max 5 per organisation)

Digital Oyster farmer – getting started (large farms)

To create the capacity for the farm business to consider and adopt contemporary business management practices, including financial planning and operational farm management systems that enable monitoring of the day to day business activities and tactics

Blended

Smart Oysters Pty Limited

Philip Browning

0417 631 721

$6830

Digital Oyster farmer – getting started (medium farms)

To create the capacity for the farm business to consider and adopt contemporary business management practices, including financial planning and operational farm management systems that enable monitoring of the day to day business activities and tactics.

Blended

Smart Oysters Pty Limited

Philip Browning

0417 631 721

$4330

Digital Oyster farmer – getting started (small farms)

To create the capacity for the farm business to consider and adopt contemporary business management practices, including financial planning and operational farm management systems that enable monitoring of the day to day business activities and tactics.

Blended

Smart Oysters Pty Limited

Philip Browning

0417 631 721

$2830

Farm Advisory Board

Facilitate the establishment of a Farm Advisory Board for a minimum 12 month term. Involves four quarterly meetings. Undertake thorough business and financial analysis and develop budgets and operational plans to lift productivity and mitigate risks including drought preparedness.

Face to face meetings

AGRI Strategies

Chris Houghton
0409 816 433

$12000

Financial and Business Management - Farm Business Skills: Part 1

Deepen understanding of financial management, risk management, operational planning and workplace relationship management.

Online

(250 hours in total)

BCA National Training Group Pty Ltd

Laura O'Leary

02 9555 4188

$1500

Financial and Business Management - Farm Business Skills: Part 2

Deepen understanding of financial management, risk management, operational planning and workplace relationship management.

Face to face

One weekend
(250 hours completed over 6 months)

BCA National Training Group  Pty Ltd

Laura O'Leary

02 9555 4188

$2000

KLR Business Ready Workshop

For producers who are wanting to implement best practice whilst giving them a full understanding of the financial process required to manage a profitable farming business.

This program is open to graduates of the KLR Marketing School, who are current Mastermind members.

Pre-work + workshop

3 days

KLR Marketing Pty Ltd

Grahame Rees

0428 953 925

$5500 per farm business with up to four member able to attend

KLR Marketing School

Develop skills to: mitigate marketing risks to their business, use clear decision-making tools, understand how to balance natural resources (Grass), financial resources (Money), the income producing assets (Livestock) and the managers of the
business (People).

Face to face

KLR Marketing Pty Ltd

Grahame Rees

0428 953 925

$1650

Making Sense  - Farm Business Finances and Information

Day 1 outcomes: motivation to get organised, understand the benefits associated with organising accounts using the new Dairy Standard Chart of Accounts. Day 2 outcomes: prepare information for regulatory purposes,, prepare their information for borrowing purposes, move toward management reports. Day
3 outcomes: use the DA cash profit and wealth tools, introduce the sub-regional processor and/or farmer representatives who will support farmers to input their data into DairyBase repository.

Face to face

Homework

3 days

Dairy NSW Ltd

Roxanne Cooley

0412 825 466

$150

Manage the farm Business

This course delivers on three national units of competency: Develop and review a business plan, Monitor and Review business performance, and Prepare and monitor budgets and financial reports

Blended learning

Tocal College

Sally Friis

02 4939 8873

$1800

Managing Farm Finances

Develop greater understanding of how to prepare, develop and monitor budgets, prepare financial reports to meet industry standards and identify infrastructure requirements for the enterprise.

Blended

TAFE NSW - New England

Pam Hill

02 6752 3044

$2200

Member Engagement for Co-ops & Collaborations

Course available for founding board members and business managers of existing, and newly formed co-operatives.

The most significant factor in determining the success of a collaboration or co-operative business enterprise is the ability of the group to engage its members or shareholders. Few organisations do this effectively. This course maps a path using successful case studies.

Australia’s  most experienced collaborative and co-operative business managers will help you build your membership.

Face to face

Farming Together

Cathy Byrne

02 6626 9505

$750 per organisation
(max 3 per organisation)

Pastoral Business Financial Fundamantals – Part A

Develop an understanding of their role in the financial management of their business, a simple economic planning process and how to read and interpret their business's Profit & Loss statements and Balance sheets.

Face to face

1 day

Astrebla Agribusiness and NRM Consulting

Paul Erkelenz

0408 427 892

$750

Pastoral Business Financial Fundamantals – Part B

Learn how to calculate and interpret key indicators of "whole of business" financial performance and health. Introduction to the concept of Key Profit Drivers and learn how to calculate a number of important indicators of the financial and physical productivity of pastoral grazing enterprises, including
cost of production.

Face to face

1 day

Astrebla Agribusiness and NRM Consulting

Paul Erkelenz

0408 427 892

$750

Pastoral Business Financial Fundamantals – Part C

Learn how to use a number of simple tools/approaches to analyse the financial implications of potential options for change/improvement to their business and be introduced to some more complex tools. Approaches for incorporating risk into financial decision making will also be covered.

Face to face

1 day

Astrebla Agribusiness and NRM Consulting

Paul Erkelenz

0408 427 892

$750

Pastoral Profit Benchmarking

Understand where Business income is being created, where costs are going and the level of profit being generated. The program will provide a discipline to enable effective analysis of farm activities.

3 x face to face meetings & individual support

Holmes Sackett

Dr David Brown

0439 448 159

$1880

Quarterly Monitoring and Review Workshop

Tactical decisions need to be reviewed continually in the context of the bigger plan.  This workshop provides the opportunity to do just that for your own business.

Face to face

0.5 - 1 day

Megan Rowlands Business Management Services

Megan Rowlands

0418 469122

$1,000 (ex GST)

Rural Financial Business Management 1

Participants should be better able to record their financial information accurately and efficiently. Enabling them to produce better reports for enhanced communication with key stakeholders and make more timely management decisions.

Face to face

AGDATA Holding Pty Ltd

Kerrie Stephens

07 4632 8488

$645

Rural Financial Business Management 2

Provide the ability to identify and record the assets and liabilities of their business. Reports relating to these assets and liabilities are examined to show how they reveal a more accurate picture of the business’ equity, account movements and operational performance.

Face to face

AGDATA Holding Pty Ltd

Kerrie Stephens

07 4632 8488

$645

Strategic Planning for Farm Business Management

An opportunity to plan the longer-term direction of your own farm business across the people, landscape, production and marketing and financial. This hands-on workshop is designed for a farm business team approach.

Face to face

1.5 days

Megan Rowlands Business Management Services

Megan Rowlands

0418 469122

$5,000 (ex GST)

Understanding your livestock production costs to build better farm business strategy

After a short session learning about the key drivers of farm profitability and a case study of a low ‘cost of production’ (and highly profitable) business, participants will generate their own ‘cost of production’ with the aid of the Holmes Sackett consultant.
During a follow-up webinar participants will be able to compare their own ‘cost of production’ against similar business and industry benchmarks, and discuss strategies for improvement.

Face to face

Holmes Sackett

David Brown
Holmes Sackett

0439 448 159

$650

Business management

Course

Brief description

Mode

Delivery agency

Contact & Full Cost

5-year Production and Financial Planning Workshop

This two day workshop allows an opportunity to develop skills in longer term production and financial planning. You will develop a 5 year plan for your own farm business (using an excel template), investigate varying scenarios and understand the likely performance outcomes.

Face to face

2.5 days

Megan Rowlands Business Management Services

Megan Rowlands

0418 469122

$6,500 (ex GST)

Advancing your farming business

The course has 3 components: review current aspects of the business & people, planning for tomorrow, and plan to achieve where you want to go and how are you going to get there.

Face to face

Peppin Planners

Bruce Simpson

03 5881 1866

$1100

Advisory Board Service

The Advisory Board Service is suitable for businesses seeking support in implementing a succession or business and management transition plan. The package includes quarterly meetings, plus coaching sessions in between meetings to provide responsive, practical business management support. We work with
farmers who are looking to enhance their business through a clear direction and agreed culture, confident decision making and a profitability focus.

Face to face

Phone/video remote coaching

Rural Directions

Natasha Searle

0419 822 302

$14,500

Agri-Business By Design Program

12 week fast track business management program for agricultural businesses. 2 day workshop, followed by online learning and mentoring. Set your agribusiness up for growth, by learning the fundamentals of business management: around business planning and management, people and financial management,
marketing and customer engagement

Face to face

Agribusiness Development Institute Pty Ltd

Gordon Stone

0408 063 229

$995

Agri-Business Management Program

12 month business management program designed to take your agribusiness to the next level. Get clear on how to grow your business, using a practical framework built around ABDI’s 12 Pillars of Business Best Practice. Work in-depth on business topics, with 3 x 2 day interactive workshops, online
learning and community, and personal business mentoring.

Face to face

Agribusiness Development Institute Pty Ltd

Gordon Stone

0408 063 229

$6995

Allan Savory's Holistic Management

6 day program. First session (2 days) - Focuses on processes of the ecosystem and sustainability, managing in a variable rainfall, Holistic Decision making, building biodiversity and soil health. Second session - focuses on creating profitable and resilient businesses. Covering enterprise
selection, new ways to reduce costs using Wealth, Inescapable and Maintainers. We use case studies and local Financial Indicators (Benchmarks). Third session - Holistic Grazing and Land Planning. Including hands on sessions on land health monitoring.

Face to face

6 days

Interactive workshops

Pre and post work

Vanguard Business Services

Mark Gardner

02 6885 1925

$3000

Annual Farm Business Performance Analysis Workshop

Have your actual farm financial performance analysed and develop a greater understanding of the performance of your business to assist with forward planning and decision making.

Face to face,

Half day

Megan Rowlands Business Management Services

Megan Rowlands

0418 469122

$1,200 (ex GST)

Annual Planning Workshop

Develop an annual production plan and cashflow budget for the year ahead, with knowledge of the season in which the business is operating.

Face to face

1 day

Megan Rowlands Business Management Services

Megan Rowlands

0418 469122

$1,500 (ex GST)

Attracting, Retaining and Rewarding Farm Staff

Designed to provide farm employers with the skills and knowledge to better attract, reward and retain farm staff through a series of 4 motivating workshops -

  1. ‘Recruit Right’  - Recruiting the right staff.
  2. 'Staffing Blues’ -  Conflict resolution and management
  3. ‘Staff Chat’ - Farm staff communication, reporting and performance & 'Pay Smart' - Developing competitive $ remuneration packages.

Face to face

Holmes Sackett

Dr David Brown

0439 448 159

$750 + GST (each workshop)

Being a Better Boss - Industrial Relations

Topics include: Employment Law, Independent Contracting, what underpins employment law, Pastoral Award,
varying standard requirements, benefits of using Individual Flexibility Agreements (IFS) and Enterprise Agreements, termination of employment, summary dismissal, redundancy, unlawful termination, and general protections and record keeping.

Face to Face

Partners in Grain NSW

Emma Thomas
0408 366 202

$385

Being a Better Boss - Managing People

Topics include: identify your labour requirements, search, interview, select and recruit, induction packs set, communicate and review expectations, roles and responsibilities, performance management, and working as a team.

Face to Face

Partners in Grain NSW

Emma Thomas
0408 366 202

$350

Business Analysis

Study a business’s Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to identify and quantify its strengths and weaknesses, evaluate its financial position and to understand its risk position. Evaluate short, medium and long term sustainability along with their current resilience capacity.

Face to face

AGDATA Australia Pty Ltd

Kerrie Stephens

07 4632 8488

$1390

Business Planning

Upskill farm businesses to gather and analyse data related to enterprise performance, review operational structures to determine effectiveness, identify available resources, develop realistic performance indicators.

Online

RuralBiz Training

Kathy Sims

02 6884 8812

$1125

Cattle Pregnancy Testing and/or Artificial Insemination Course

The aim of the course is to provide the skills needed to determine the pregnancy status of cows and heifers, and for AI breeding programs. Usually over 100 cows are made available for training purposes with the major emphasis being placed on practical instruction. Group sizes are limited to no
more than 8 to ensure plenty of practice. The course covers anatomy, physiology and the technique of rectal palpation along with insemination techniques (AI only). Participants that meet the assessment requirements will be issued a Nationally Accredited Statement of Attainment.

Face to face

Online

Sulcor Advisory Services

Brenden McMahon

0447 400 571

Cost $770 per competency or $1300 for both

Developing a whole farm Plan

Develop ability to monitor legal requirements, develop management strategies to address natural resource management issues, and integrate business objectives and production plans.

Blended learning

Tocal College

Sally Friis

02 4939 8873

$625

Digital Oyster farmer – continuous innovation and industry leadership

This module is for farmers seeking to instigate continual improvement and implement changes to the operation to mitigate significant risks and to take advantage of current market conditions.

Blended

Smart Oysters Pty Limited

Philip Browning

0417 631 721

$1800

Digital Oyster farmer – getting started (large farms)

To create the capacity for the farm business to consider and adopt contemporary business management practices, including financial planning and operational farm management systems that enable monitoring of the day to day business activities and tactics

Blended

Smart Oysters Pty Limited

Philip Browning

0417 631 721

$6830

Digital Oyster farmer – getting started (medium farms)

To create the capacity for the farm business to consider and adopt contemporary business management practices, including financial planning and operational farm management systems that enable monitoring of the day to day business activities and tactics.

Blended

Smart Oysters Pty Limited

Philip Browning

0417 631 721

$4330

Digital Oyster farmer – getting started (small farms)

To create the capacity for the farm business to consider and adopt contemporary business management practices, including financial planning and operational farm management systems that enable monitoring of the day to day business activities and tactics.

Blended

Smart Oysters Pty Limited

Philip Browning

0417 631 721

$2830

Establishing, operating and mapping a farm business

The training shows participants how to store, manage and manipulate data to plan and manage future risk for the farm business. The course concludes with a summary of data required for future financial modelling.

Face to face

BlackburnAgri

Peter Ware

03 9853 0686

0427 262 219

$2925

Executive Link #1

Each business in Executive Link #1 is a member of a peer advisory board with 5 other businesses. This program brings the participants together 3 times in a 12 month period and offers 8 board sessions per meeting (each lasting 75 minutes). Each board session is facilitated by industry professionals.
Within the meeting structure, the continuing education component includes 4 hours of expert speakers presenting topics on business and personal development. There is an additional 3 hours of training on financial and business management and farm business planning. Within this program, each business completes
a benchmarking analysis on the enterprises within their business. Continued support from Resource Consulting Services staff is given between meetings that includes webinars, phone support and property visits.

Face to face

Resource Consulting Services Pty Ltd

Kelly McCosker

07 4939 5255

$8000

Executive Link #3

This program brings the participants together 3 times in a 12 month period. Within the meeting structure, the continuing education sessions include 4 hours of expert speakers on topics of personal and business development and 3 hours of training on management of risk and financial and business management.
Participants have access to external experts in the fields of off farm investment, personnel management, strategic decision making and other areas as required. Each business is benchmarked with ProfitProbe. Continued support from Resource Consulting Services staff is given between meetings.

Face to face

RCS

Kelly McCosker

07 4939 5255

$8000

Family harmony – mindsets and skills.

A one day workshop for family members or larger groups. Develop and document the mindsets and behaviour changes needed for constructive family interactions: understand and manage yours and others reflex styles for communicating, thinking and addressing conflict, recognise and manage wealth value tensions
and the critical role of trust in commercial success, prepare an agreed family action plan.

Group course face to face

One session

Peppin Planners

Rob Brown

03 5881 1866

$165

Farm Advisory Board

Facilitate the establishment of a Farm Advisory Board for a minimum 12 month term. Involves four quarterly meetings. Undertake thorough business and financial analysis and develop budgets and operational plans to lift productivity and mitigate risks including drought preparedness.

Face to face meetings

AGRI Strategies

Chris Houghton
0409 816 433

$12000

Farm Business Management Essentials

Improve financial literacy of participants and have a clear understanding of financial performance and viability of their business and relevant industry benchmarks.

Face to face workshop and mentoring

Hudson Facilitation

Tony Hudson

0407 701 330

$500

Farm Business Management Skills Set

This course is separated into three subjects. First subject focuses on business structures. Second subject focuses on farm business management. Third subject focuses on risk management.

Blended learning

Tocal College

See www.training.gov.au/ for further information.

Sally Friis

02 4939 8873

$3000

Farm Business Planning

One on one consultation with landholders with a financial consultant to review and examine in detail the software inputs and outcomes as predicted by the model. Results are compared and authenticated by comparison to actuals over the previous three years. Discuss the aims for the business, including
future direction of the farm and potential for growth, profitability, risk and possible methods of managing these risks, with actions to become a sustainable, viable, robust and proactive agribusiness. This course is the third in a series of three.

Face to face

Allan Blackburn and Associates

Peter Ware

03 9853 0686

0427 262 219

$4930

Farm Business Planning

Develop with clients a strategic business plan which considers physical, financial and human resources available to the business. Define strategic direction, identify historical performance, prioritize options, identify risks and mitigants, assess funding requirements.

Face to face

Booth Associates

Michael Ryan

02 6964 9911

$7000

Farm Cloud Software Training

Setup and training in a suite of cloud accounting programs designed for farmers including Xero, Figured, Agworld and Agriwebb. To provide farmers with the skills necessary to better manage their farming operation by being able to fully utilise the latest cloud technologies.

Face to face

2 days

AgriCFO

Ryan Gleeson

0427 206 910

$2000

Farm Management Network (FMN)

FMN activities aim to provide participants with the skills, knowledge and tools to undertake the annual, ongoing process of strategic business review, planning and management for the farm business.
Components include: review of personal goals, assessment of farm business resources, benchmarking, assessment of current and alternative business models, assess projected farm business performance, and fine tune management program.

Face to Face

Ag Profit Pty Limited

Matthew Bryant

03 5444 2600

$2858

Farm Office Efficiencies

Topics include: reduce office time by being organised, office design and essential equipment, systems and processes for mail sorting, finances and office filing, keeping of physical records and staff records, going paperless - where to start and what it involves, and communication and farm meetings.

Face to Face

Partners in Grain NSW

Emma Thomas
0408 366 202

$385

Farm Planning

Develop a whole farm plan for their own property, using digital mapping techniques. Includes audit of natural resources and strategies for their management (water, soils vegetation, wildlife) and to integrate business objectives/production plans with sustainable land management.

Online

RuralBiz Training

Kathy Sims

02 6884 8812

$1200

Farm Risk Management Strategies

Develop skills in researching, analysing and interpreting data, preparing risk and climate strategies at a business management level.

Blended

TAFE NSW - New England

Pam Hill

02 6752 3044

$2200

Farming and Grazing for Profit

Covering many facets of a business, from people, money, livestock, cropping, and land health.Delivery locations for 2018 include Tamworth, Orange, and interstate - Ballarat and Toowoomba.

Face to face

7 days

RCS

Kelly McCosker

07 4939 5255

$4000

Farming By Design

Perfect for the farming business wanting to lift production, mitigate risks and build a solid future in agribusiness.Our coaching program will achieve;  a lift in net profits of 10%,  identification and mitigation of the 3 most critical risks to your farming enterprise, a written strategic business development plan,  improvement in business decision making and rate of
progress,  a comprehensive drought management policy, benchmark business performance against industry best practice,  increase your business and people management skills,  increase your business management skills and explore business growth opportunities.

Face to Face

Online Coaching

Business By Design

Nikki Tomasoni

0438 378 536

$18,000 (ex GST)

Farming with Agroecology

Covers a range of innovative agroecologically based farm strategies such as planned grazing, no kill Cropping, pasture cropping, agro-forestry, biodiversity plantings and on-farm composting that can be integrated into a farm business to improve profitability, climate resilience and sustainability.

Face to face

4 days

Soil Land Food

David Hardwick

0409 646 565

$1300 each

Financial and Business Management - Farm Business Skills: Part 1

Deepen understanding of financial management, risk management, operational planning and workplace relationship management.

Online

(250 hours in total)

BCA National Training Group Pty Ltd

Laura O'Leary

02 9555 4188

$1500

Financial and Business Management - Farm Business Skills: Part 2

Deepen understanding of financial management, risk management, operational planning and workplace relationship management.

Face to face

One weekend
(250 hours completed over 6 months)

BCA National Training Group  Pty Ltd

Laura O'Leary

02 9555 4188

$2000

Follow up Workshops.

Progress action plans developed at other workshops. The course can include reminders and individual coaching during the year, and a pre-workshop check of what has been achieved, learnings, obstacles and new information required.
The workshop will generate learnings from others and new action plan to progress plans.

Group course face to face

One session

Peppin Planners

Rob Brown

03 5881 1866

$165

Full Bloom Mastermind and Diploma of Leadership and Management

Intensive nine month personal, business and leadership program that also incorporates an accredited Diploma of Leadership and Management - provides tools and support to empower the integration of spiritual, physical, personal, relational, career, business and financial life.

Primarily online

The Rural Woman

Ms Rebel Black

0419 639 380

$12475

Full Bloom Mastermind Program

An intensive nine month personal business and leadership development program specifically designed for rural women. Providing tools and support to empower integration of spiritual, physical, personal, relational, career, business and financial life.

On line and face to face

The Rural Woman

Ms Rebel Black

0419 639 380

$8000

Fundamental Farm Business Finance

A participant will be able to enter all transactional data, reconcile accounts, create a cashflow, profit and loss report and balance sheet.  The important principle is to appreciate that all three reports are linked and when they are interrogated together a producer will have a comprehensive
understanding of their business.

Face to face or via remote support

Practical Systems Ltd

Mark Morton

1800 624 688

$1,100 (inc GST)

Grazing Clinic

Develop practical knowledge and confidence with regard to controlling your grazing outcomes. Understand the essentials of grazing management. The focus is on implementation.

Face to face

2 day

RCS

Kelly McCosker

07 4939 5255

$1199

Grazing for Profit

Provides a holistic education into the many factors that can affect agriculture businesses including managing people, structure profit within the business, improving land condition, livestock reproduction and nutrition.

Face to face

RCS

Kelly McCosker

07 4939 5255

$4000

Grazing Naturally – Farm Tour

Bus trip in regional NSW with an evening discussion forum over dinner on the middle night. Tour visits two properties per day, where, following a presentation by property managers, participants investigate and assess business decisions and actual outcomes on the ground and in the paddock.

Face to face

2 days

Grazing Naturally

Dick Richardson

0429 069 001

$1550

Grazing Naturally – Introductory Field Day

Current ecological theories are analysed and interpreted from a natural perspective. Practical activities and applications are demonstrated as simple and viable solutions to address ecological decline in grazing agriculture in changing climatic and economic conditions.

Face to face

Grazing Naturally

Dick Richardson

0429 069 001

$2750

Grazing Naturally - Nuts and Bolts Course

The workshop is for participants who have completed the Grazing Naturally Introductory Field Day, and already practising Holistic and Cell grazing.

Face to face

Grazing Naturally

Dick Richardson

0429 069 001

$1550

Heifers for Profit

Develop skills to improve decision making in relation to heifer nutrition and reproduction management to increase productivity and profitability.

Face to face

Rural Industries Skill Training Centre Inc (RIST)

Dr Kirsty Kennedy
0439 105 746

$2200

Holistic Management Essentials Program

This service will assist landholders to enhance farm business sustainability and strategic planning. Focusing on research based contemporary farm business management principles leading to an informed assessment of future options and adaptive change. Risk management and
change will be covered. Build business management skills and resilience will be made. The program understands the family setting that many businesses are run under. Place emphasis on managing through drought and developing a strong business, capable of recovering strongly
after drought.

Face to face

Interactive workshops

Pre and post work

Vanguard Business Services

Mark Gardner

02 6885 1925

$1600

Holistic Management Planned Grazing Training

Gives land managers the tools to make better decisions and understand the use of grazing as a tool to improve environmental function and create better surpluses .

Face to face

Inside Outside Management Pty Ltd

Brian Wehlburg

02 6587 4353

$1600

Holistic Management Practitioner course

This course delivers all the core information to manage holistically. The course covers 4 key areas of holistic management techniques.

Face to face

Inside Outside Management Pty Ltd

Brian Wehlburg

0408 704 431

$2200

Improved Cropping Management

Business plan consists of four modules. First is to assist growers identify the factors that affect productivity and profitability. Second is to develop a gross margin analysis of each enterprise for each paddock. Third is to minimize risk by comparing inputs and cost structure to other growers. Fourth
is to analyse results of the previous season and to plan the next season.

Face to face

First three modules are one on one

Eksteen Agricultural Consulting

David Eksteen

0448 666 777

$2000

Introduction to QBL Training Program

Explanation of the QBL planning approach and the four integrated QBL domains. An understanding of the QBL farm business management planning process and the components of this process treated in the introductory course. Setting a business vision and mission and four QBL goals. Conducting a situation
audit on the external and internal business, human and environmental environments. Assessing the capacity of the business to achieve the QBL goals.

Face to Face

QBL Pty Ltd

Ed Henry

02 6362 2720

$650 per business unit (up to 3 participants)

KLR Business Ready Workshop

For producers who are wanting to implement best practice whilst giving them a full understanding of the financial process required to manage a profitable farming business.

This program is open to graduates of the KLR Marketing School, who are current Mastermind members.

Pre-work + workshop

3 days

KLR Marketing Pty Ltd

Grahame Rees

0428 953 925

$5500 per farm business with up to four member able to attend

Long Term Business Planning

Working with farm families to develop and coach the skills needed to adapt and change an existing business towards greater profitability, enhanced landscape function and improved quality of life. Focus on goal formation, development of strategic objectives, long term planning and regular monthly coaching
for change. Also focusing on future options and adaptive change.

Face to face

Vanguard Business Services

Mark Gardner

02 6885 1925

$4500

Manage Climate Risk

The aim of this course is to provide the skills and knowledge to research, analyse and interpret weather, climate and enterprise data. You will be required to prepare a risk management strategy and integrate these at a business management level.

Blended learning

Tocal College

Sally Friis

02 4939 8873

$625

Manage the farm Business

This course delivers on three national units of competency: Develop and review a business plan, Monitor and Review business performance, and Prepare and monitor budgets and financial reports

Blended learning

Tocal College

Sally Friis

02 4939 8873

$1800

Member Engagement for Co-ops & Collaborations

Course available for founding board members and business managers of existing, and newly formed co-operatives.

The most significant factor in determining the success of a collaboration or co-operative business enterprise is the ability of the group to engage its members or shareholders. Few organisations do this effectively. This course maps a path using successful case studies.

Australia’s  most experienced collaborative and co-operative business managers will help you build your membership.

Face to face

Farming Together

Cathy Byrne

02 6626 9505

$750 per organisation
(max 3 per organisation)

Natural Sequence Farming

This 4.5 day live in course introduces participants to the fundamentals and practical application of Natural Sequence Farming in an agricultural setting. Participants will begin to learn how to read the landscape, better manage the water cycle, and optimise plants and animal interaction with the water,
carbon and nutrient cycle to build a resilient and functional farming landscape.

Face to face

The Mulloon Institute and Tarwyn Park Training

Peter Hazell

0427 075 397

$3,100 per person

Negotiation for change and leadership

Stimulate and expand thinking to allow for better farming planning, put discussions before decisions, and excite the exploration of possibility, Innovation and improvement, and empowering

Face to face

Peak Performance Development Pty Ltd and Principle Focus

Kimberly Cullen
02 9331 7335

$800

Next steps

Course outcomes: develop business and personal skills to create a profitable, sustainable grazing business, professionally manage new plans and strategies for a sustainable future, improve financial literacy and risk management skills, master basics of analysing an agricultural business by regularly
and accurately reviewing business performance.

Face to face

RCS

Kelly McCosker

07 4939 5255

$3850

Pasture to Pocket Workshop

Builds on the principles of the Grazing for Profit program and weaves it into a focused introduction to regenerative grazing land management, while providing both motivation and tools to begin a change process for the individual enterprise.

Face to face

2.5 day

RCS

Kelly McCosker

07 4939 5255

$1475

Plan 2 Profit

Develop skills in making complex business decisions, improve financial literacy and develop ability to prepare financial projections needed for strategic business planning. Performance, viability and industry benchmarks will be discussed and more.

Face to face

Hudson Facilitation Pty Ltd

Tony Hudson

0407 701 330

$1800

Planning for a sustainable farming future

Gain a better understanding of how to assess threats to sustainability and incorporate sustainability principles into land use practices.

Blended

TAFE NSW - New England

Pam Hill

02 6752 3044

$2200

Platinum Mastermind Program

Farm Owners Academy’s purpose is to educate farmers in the Cropping and Livestock industry the Business of Farming by simplifying the complexity of running a farming business to help them experience more control, leading to more profit and more freedom.

Mixed forum

Farm Owners Academy

Greg Johnsson

0429 699 684

$18,000 per annum

Principles of profitable farm expansion

Understand the factors that lead to success when purchasing additional farm land, build wealth in agriculture by expanding the farm and also shows financial and management factors that influence success. Practical tools will be given that allow participants to investigate the outcome of purchasing
more land given their personal circumstances. Investment analysis techniques will be introduced to assist in objectively assessing a land purchasing opportunity

Face to face

Holmes Sackett

John Francis

0427 259 005

$750

Principles of profitable farm leasing

Provides an understanding of the factors that lead to success when leasing farm land. Demonstrates how farm management factors and communication influence profitability of farm land leasing. It also shows how the application of investment principles can help to establish an economic valuation.

Face to face

Holmes Sackett

John Francis

0427 259 005

$650

Proagtive Agribusiness Services

Fully supported, interactive business solution focused program to build financial acumen and drive good decisions.

Ongoing support for 8 quarters

Proagtive Pty Ltd

Tim Lane

0401 998 648

$5500

QBL Plan Development

This course follows introductory one day course- Quadruple Bottom Line Planning.
Develop and evaluate business plans for their own farm assessing the achievability of the previously defined four QBL goals.

40 hours

QBL Pty Ltd

Edward Henry

042 881 7245

$2500

Quadruple Bottom Line planning

A step by step planning process directed at family farm business and agribusiness to develop a comprehensive business plan.

Face to face

5 days

QBL Pty Ltd

Edward Henry

0428 817 245

$3000

Quarterly Monitoring and Review Workshop

Tactical decisions need to be reviewed continually in the context of the bigger plan.  This workshop provides the opportunity to do just that for your own business.

Face to face

0.5 - 1 day

Megan Rowlands Business Management Services

Megan Rowlands

0418 469122

$1,000 (ex GST)

Rabobank Executive Development Program

Comprehensive course to plan the strategic direction of a farm business, identify opportunities in the agri-business industry and gain clarity to pursue future goals

2 x 1 week residential modules run over consecutive years

Rabobank Australia

Nerida Sweetapple

0448 177 613

$13300

Rabobank Farm Managers program

A program specifically built for up and coming farmers who want to build their farming careers and take their management skills to the next level

Face to face

1 week residential

Rabobank Australia

Nerida Sweetapple

0448 177 613

$5500

Regenerative Growth - Business & Personal Strategy and Coaching

A 6 month program of intensive 1:1 coaching and strategy.
Outcomes include: doubling business profit, on-boarding new team members, turn key systems development, risk management planning, taking holidays with ease and value adding to generate new income streams.

Online

The Rural Woman

Rebel Black

0419 639 380

$13150 upfront or payment options available

Risky Business

Participants will learn which decisions have the greatest influence on farm business profit and wealth, how to improve decision making with certainty, the dynamics of managing a farming business and the impact of seasons and commodity price over time and more.

Face to face

Hudson Facilitation Pty Ltd

Tony Hudson

0407 701 330

$500

Southern Business Edge

Workshop for owners and managers of grazing enterprises. It is specifically designed to improve financial literacy and business skills.

Face to face

2 days

Holmes Sackett

John Francis

0427 259 005

$1500

Stepping up, Stepping back

Interactive sessions will cover: understanding the dairy farmer ‘life curve’, working through the concept of ‘crossing the line’, deciding when to step back and allow someone to control their own business within your business, and following a real case study farm
on the journey from employees through to share arrangements and leasing.

Face to face

Dairy NSW Ltd

Roxanne Cooley

0412 825 466

$250

Strategic Planning for Farm Business Management

An opportunity to plan the longer-term direction of your own farm business across the people, landscape, production and marketing and financial. This hands-on workshop is designed for a farm business team approach.

Face to face

1.5 days

Megan Rowlands Business Management Services

Megan Rowlands

0418 469122

$5,000 (ex GST)

Succession By Design

Designed to give farming families peace of mind and direction for the future. Our coaching is tailored for businesses looking to transition between generations. Our coaching program will achieve: vision & goal setting for all family members,  roles and responsibilities agreed in regard
to leadership, management and ownership,  liaison with advisers including legal and financial professionals, documented succession plan for all stakeholders and the business,  ongoing coaching for successful implementation of the agreed plans and traffic light assessment of plans
and progress.

Face to Face

Online Coaching

Business By Design

Nikki Tomasoni

0438 378 536

$18,000 (ex GST)

Take Control Program

This 10-week course will help farmers Take Control of all aspects of their farming business leading to more profit, more control and more freedom. Designed for great 'technical farmers' who lack the business skills required to become a top 20% farming business.

Online

Farm Owners Academy

Andrew Roberts

0447 184 167

$3000

Technology, Tablets and Tips

This workshop has been designed specifically for farm businesses and is designed to help you get tasks completed whilst away from the home office.
** This is not a workshop for absolute beginners. It is expected that participants will already own, and have a basic understanding of a smart phone or tablet, and its functions. It is aimed at people wishing to use their device for business & efficiency purposes. Participants bring their
own devices to the workshop.

Face to Face

Partners in Grain NSW

Emma Thomas
0408 366 202

$385

TOP Producers Program

A 2-day workshop designed to help you gain more focus, organisation and clarity; set the strategic plan for your farming business and get your whole team working towards a common goal. The TOP Producers Program will show you what you need to do to become more profitable.

Face to face

Farm Owners Academy

Andrew Roberts

0447 184 167

$995 for 2 tickets

Understanding your livestock production costs to build better farm business strategy

After a short session learning about the key drivers of farm profitability and a case study of a low ‘cost of production’ (and highly profitable) business, participants will generate their own ‘cost of production’ with the aid of the Holmes Sackett consultant.
During a follow-up webinar participants will be able to compare their own ‘cost of production’ against similar business and industry benchmarks, and discuss strategies for improvement.

Face to face

Holmes Sackett

David Brown
Holmes Sackett

0439 448 159

$650

Weaners for Profit

Develop skills and confidence to manage their weaners to achieve liveweight and condition score (CS) targets that improve animal welfare, increase future reproductive success, optimise stocking rates and increase whole farm profitability.

Face to face

Rural Industries Skill Training Centre Inc (RIST)

Dr Kirsty Kennedy
0439 105 746

$2000

Whole Farm Business Audit

Farming Families working together to analyse their businesses economic performance for the current financial year. The results are then benchmarked against the Key Performance Indicators (KPI) of the top 20% producers. They then create a whole farm budget for their business based on the top 20% KPI's
& profit targets.

Face to face

2 days

Principle Focus (NSW) Pty Ltd

Richard Groom

0438 124 208

$880

Whole Farm Business Coaching

The objectives of Whole Farm Business Coaching are to create certainty, sustainability & choices for the business & the people in it. Together we identify the needs & wants of the people & then re-design the business so that it works for them.

Face to face

Pf Agribusiness

R Groom

0438 124 208

$13200

Women Negotiating Change and Business Partnerships

Explore principles, processes, micro and macro skills pertaining to redesign and the development of negotiation practices - formally and informally within rural businesses

Face to face

Peak Performance Development Pty Ltd

02 9311 7335

$715

Succession planning

Course

Brief description

Mode

Delivery agency

Contact & Full Cost

Advanced Business Discussion Group

Businesses will be reviewed by  peers with full disclosure of financial position and performance. This is a powerful mode of delivery because it is rare that this level of information is shared. Discussion revolves around risk/ management/ off farm investment/ succession/ leasing/ machinery
etc

Face to face

Yr2 Prerequisite is Yr 1

Yr3 Prerequisite is Yr 2

Farmanco Management Consultants Pty Ltd

Eric Nankivell

0428 914 263

$1633 each

Business & Asset Transfer for Family Farms

All members of the Family (on & off farm) to identify their individual needs, understand a succession process then get together as a family and design a succession plan that ensures an amicable transfer of responsibilities and assets between generations.

Face to face

Pf Agribusiness

R Groom

0438 124 208

$6600

Estate Planning: Solutions not problems

For people wanting the best outcomes for their family. Identify improvements for your estate plan, understand difference between simple wills and modern plans including: improving survivor tax and Centrelink outcomes; asset protection; dealing with superannuation, trusts and family companies, bloodline
arrangements and options for balancing farm viability with provisions for off farm children.

Group course face to face

One session

Peppin Planners

Rob Brown

03 5881 1866

$165

Family harmony – mindsets and skills.

A one day workshop for family members or larger groups. Develop and document the mindsets and behaviour changes needed for constructive family interactions: understand and manage yours and others reflex styles for communicating, thinking and addressing conflict, recognise and manage wealth value tensions
and the critical role of trust in commercial success, prepare an agreed family action plan.

Group course face to face

One session

Peppin Planners

Rob Brown

03 5881 1866

$165

Farm Succession Planning

Upskill farm businesses to identify estate planning needs, clarify and implement an estate planning strategy

Accredited unit AHCAAGB602A

Online

RuralBiz Training

Kathy Sims

02 68848812

Foundations of Farm Succession

Development of education, communication and decision criteria to build a "Charter" for a family business to use as a tool in working and planning together efficiently and effectively.

Face to face

2 days

Rabobank Australia

Kim Lees

0427 696 278

$2950 + GST per farm/family

Getting Older on farm. Transitions and loot.

Assists families explore, choose and document their preferred path for staying on the farm for as long as practical and, where appropriate, keeping the farm in the family. Assess and develop your transition plan for managing your financial security, tax, incorporating age pension, options for asset
transfer to off farm children, provisions for aged care, business operations, estate plans and improving workload and safety.

Group course face to face

One session

Peppin Planners

Rob Brown

03 5881 1866

$165

Negotiating for Rural Family Business and Succession Planning

Specifically designed for rural families and businesses to redesign their future and liberate potential through developing successful frameworks for succession and strategic planning.

Face to face

Peak Performance Development Pty Ltd

02 9311 7335

$715

Planning for Succession

An informative seminar on managing your family's transition to retirement including; facilitating family meetings, pre-retirement planning options, Government benefits including pensions, aged care, assistance for Growers and exceptional circumstance assistance. Minimum group size -12 people.

Face to face

Rural Generations - JK & SMM White Pty Ltd

John Write

0447 787 436

$170

Stepping up, Stepping back

Interactive sessions will cover: understanding the dairy farmer ‘life curve’, working through the concept of ‘crossing the line’, deciding when to step back and allow someone to control their own business within your business, and following a real case study farm
on the journey from employees through to share arrangements and leasing.

Face to face

Dairy NSW Ltd

Roxanne Cooley

0412 825 466

$250

Succession 1: Joining the Business Group Course

For families where the next generation has recently or is about to join the business. Covers ten things parents and next generation need to address for great outcomes without tears. Includes options for parent/nexgen financial arrangements.

Group course face to face

One session

Peppin Planners

Rob Brown

03 5881 1866

$165

Succession 2: Working with parents agreement

For parents and next generation (nexgen). Learn and tailor your “working with parent’s agreement” to motivate and protect relationships. Include initiating constructive discussions, aligning expectations for affordable business and asset succession, responsibilities and decision pathways,
performance, risk and reward arrangements, constructive conflict resolution paths and exit terms.

Group course face to face

One session

Peppin Planners

Rob Brown

03 5881 1866

$165

Succession 3: Tailoring joint business arrangements

For parents and next generation already in business together. Includes initiating and progressing constructive discussions, selecting options to tailor business arrangements to protect relationships and achieve shared and differing priorities including work/life balance and exposure to risk, debt and
return.

Group course face to face

One session

Peppin Planners

Rob Brown

03 5881 1866

$165

Succession 4: Handing on the farm

For families looking to hand on part or all to the next generation. Address components needed for a safe, sound and secure succession plan that protects relationships.

Group course face to face

One session

Peppin Planners

Rob Brown

03 5881 1866

$165

Succession Planning Workshop

Focuses on 12 key areas to address in effective succession planning. Interactive workshop to encourage necessary communication and decision making to effect change. Supported with workbook and audio.

Face to face

Proagtive Pty Ltd

Isobel Knight

0419 464 857

$193