Course curriculum

  • 1

    Government Support For Your Business

    • Video: Introduction to Government Support
    • Workbook: Government Support
    • Presentation: Australian Government Support for Your Business
    • Handout: Government Support for Your Business
    • Handout: Government Department Contacts
    • Handout: Your Business and IBA fact sheet
  • 2

    Government Support - QLD

    • Presentation: Government Support QLD
  • 3

    Government Support - Cairns

    • Presentation: Government Support Cairns
  • 4

    Business Support

    • Handout: Definitive Guide to Starting a Small Business
    • Handout: Business Support Organisations and Departments
    • Handout: YEP Ipswich Brochure


Tara Diversi

Entrepreneuship Facilitator

Tara Diversi

Tara Diversi is the Entrepreneurship Facilitator in Cairns. She started in self-employment as a 22-year old and has since gone on to launch and sell a number of businesses. Tara holds formal qualifications in business (MBA) and adult education (GradCertEdStudies) and has completed the AICD company directors course along with numerous other small business courses. Tara has worked as an academic, lecturing at Bond University, Sydney University and James Cook University. She loves to teach, and also loves to learn from her students.