Upholstery & Soft Furnishings Online Business Course

 

£50.00 incl. VAT
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Wendy Shorter-Blake MBE will be delivering her Business Course via the AMUSF.  This course runs for approximately four hours via zoom and covers the important issues when starting a small upholstery or soft furnishings business:

  • Sole Traders: What You Must Do
  • Limited Companies & Partnerships
  • Record Keeping
  • Tax Returns
  • Employing Staff
  • Working From Home
  • Insurances
  • Health & Safety
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Terminology
  • Overheads & Costings
  • Small Piece Formula
  • Materials Mark-Up
  • PR & Marketing
  • Copyright
  • General Data Protection Regulations
  • The Furniture & Furnishings (Fire) (Safety) Regulations 1988
  • Understanding The Fire Regs for Loose Covers
  • Fabric Treatment Options
  • Fabric Performance
  • Child Safety for Blinds Regulations
  • Understanding Consumer Law
  • Terms of Contract
  • Guarantees & Good Will
  • Customer’s Right to Cancel

Trade Associations:

  • AMUSF – Associate Membership
  • Worshipful Company of Upholders
  • Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers
  • Heritage Crafts Associations

Resources & Useful Contacts

Course Dates:

  • Sunday, 12th February 2023 @ 2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, 5th April 2023 @ 11 a.m.
  • Sunday, 30th July 2023 @ 2 p.m.

Course Cost: £50 inc. VAT

Please Note:

  • Refunds for cancellations will not be made unless 14 days’ notice is given prior to the visit date.
  • After payment has been made, you will be able to download the handout from your account dashboard.
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