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Entrepreneurship Training Program

All new applicants will be for FALL 2023 (September).
In Person:
Westside: 4950 W. Thomas Ave. Chicago, IL 60651 (February 15, 2023)
Southside: Location TBD

Fast Launch Educational Entrepreneurship Training (FLEET)

This is Entrepreneurs Academy signature program. For 12-weeks, entrepreneurs who are prepared to fully launch their businesses in the community. Business owners in any field learn the complexities and strategies of running a business from our expert staff.  Utilizing the Business Model Canvas and lean start up strategies, participants learn how to focus their efforts efficiently, and develop a plan and budget.


  • Curriculum:

    • Introduction/Business Plan vs. Business Model Canvas

    • Value Propositions and Key Partnerships

    • Channels, Customer Segments and Relationships

    • Market Research and Demographics

    • Key Resources

    • Budget and Pricing

    • Taking Action

    • Legal

    • Financing Your Business

    • Networking

    • Final Submissions

This program is free. No prior experience required. Each class is 3 hours (6-9 pm)

Enrollment is open for the Spring 2023 Program! Click the button below to apply. For questions, please email

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