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Welcome to the start of your entrepreneur discovery! Do you want to learn how to create a plan to launch your concept, and want to deepen your thought process on how to attract and keep customers? Then, these hybrid course is for you!

Great for: Startup/ Advanced Entrepreneurs or idea-ready business owners, and/or small businesses who are ready to launch and looking for education, access to capital and business structuring.

Our Ice House Entrepreneurship Program is a 9- week hybrid program meaning the traditional classroom can be online training and in-person. Our blended Ice House Entrepreneur program is facilitated using an online learning platform and classroom labs that run typical twice a week currently on Zoom because of COVID-19 Guidelines

Participants will learn to:

  • Identify and evaluate business opportunities that others overlook
  • Transform a simple idea into a sustainable success
  • Embrace an entrepreneurial mindset as a life-skill
  • Identify and overcome self-limiting beliefs

Additionally what should students expect?

• Master the eight entrepreneurial mindset lessons as outlined in the book "Who Owns the Ice House" by Clifton Taulbert 

• Have access to online interaction with experienced classroom facilitators and coaches via Zoom

Meet one-on-one virtually with facilitators to reach your full potential

• Interact and receive ongoing support from peers who are on a similar journey

• Develop or re-engage your entrepreneurial spirit

Online Delivery Options:

Digital Classroom (9) weekly 2- hour sessions (twice a week) Time: 6:30-8:30pm (evenings only)

• Weekly reading and content discussion sessions 

• Required Homework submitted through IHEP Classroom

• Related "Real World" activities 

• Multiple Choice Assessment assess your basic knowledge and comprehension 

• Virtual Whiteboard Canvas Coaching

• Personal Experience – Reflection survey on your entrepreneurial learning experience