ABC of entrepreneurship – training

Foundation for Somalia starts a second cycle of trainings for migrants on how to start and run business in Poland “Abc of entrepreneurship”. APPLY BY OCTOBER 11!

The first cycle of „ABC of entrepreneurship” was organized from December 2018 – March 2019 and gathered 20 participants from Ukraine, Belarus, Russia and Tajikistan who successfully completed the training. Several participants have already started the business; others plan for it in the near future.

 „Thank you so much for the training! It allowed me to understand the business in Poland. In particular, I have found law, PR and marketing very helpful for me”.

„I really recommend the training. A lot of good knowledge that one can use to start their own business. The trainers being entrepreneurs and a networking with peers, the future business owners was an added value”.

„Great training and people. I am proud that I could be a part of it. Thank you so much!”.

The goal of “ABC of Entrepreneurship” trainings is to support foreigners in establishing business in Poland. The program offers a total of 168 hours of trainings in 7 areas and post-training individual support by specialists (6 hours per participant), including general and specialized topics of starting and running business in Poland. See more in a rulebook.

The training will be conducted in Polish or English, depending on the number of successful candidates enrolled for the course in each language group. The language of the course will be confirmed after the recruitment process is completed. For those who will not be enrolled in their language group, we will offer one hour of consultancy by our specialists.

If you are not from Warsaw – no problem! The project can cover transportation and accommodation costs for participants coming from other cities in Poland.

The training will take place in the period of 7 months: from October 2019 till April 2020.


September 2019 Candidates recruitment
October 2019 Signing agreements with praticipants.
October 2019 – June 2020 Trainings and post-trainings consultations – still to be confirmed:



Business strategy and leadership skills.



Business strategy and leadership skills.



Business plan and operational planning.



Legal aspects of registering and leading a business in Poland.



Legal aspects of registering and leading a business in Poland.



Legal aspects of leading a company.



Legal aspects of leading a company.

Finances, accounting and taxes.



Finances, accounting and taxes.



Marketing and PR.



Basics of online business.



Basics of online business.

Post-training consultations: May / June 2020


  1. The candidate is a third-country national with a legal permission to stay in Poland until min. June 2020.
  2. The candidate has an explicit business idea and plans to set up a company in Poland, what will be assessed during the interview.
  3. The candidate presents a good knowledge of Polish or English, enabling a participation in the training. The language will be selected upon the recruitment process.


  1. Fill out the application form* and send it by October 11, 2019.
  2. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for the interview.
  3. You will be accepted to take part in the training provided you;
  • confirmed your legal status in Poland;
  • presented your business idea to develop and work on during the training;
  • confirmed a language proficiency in English or Polish;
  • presented motivation and commitment to regular and active work during the training;
  • signed the agreement of cooperation and other relevant documents.

We kindly inform that we will contact candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria.

Any questions? Please contact us!

*application form address:

Polish version:

Are you interested to take part in the training? Apply now. Candidates interviews will start soon, don’t wait tilll last moment. Send your submission now!

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