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General Templates

These general templates have been provided to provide alternatives for evidence generation and also for general use by those who undertake SFEDI Awards qualifications who are looking to start and run their own business. Their use is not mandated and, if they are used as evidence towards a qualification, they will need to be mapped against the relevant standards.

Business Model Canvas Template
Business Plan Template
Financial Document Templates
Marketing Plan Template
Marketing Action Plan
Competitor Analysis Template
PESTLE Analysis Template
Risk Register


These videos have been curated from 3rd parties from external sources to provide additional learning resources to support the delivery of SFEDI Awards qualifications. The videos available will continue to be added to but if you would like to suggest ones to be added or if you find a broken link please send information to the Customer Service Team.

Your Skills and Abilities

Starting a Business

Operating Legally

Financial Planning and Management


Case Studies

Assessment Tools

If you have particular units that you would like to be considered for development of an assessment tool please speak with a member of the Customer Service team who will be happy to discuss your requirements with you. Please note we do not mandate the use of these assessment tools and centres should feel free to develop their own assessment methods for use to best meet the needs of their learners.

These documents are available in both PDF and Word format.

Level 1

A6152257 Creative Thinking PDF | MS Word
A6152744 Stress and Stress Management PDF | MS Word
A6152291 Disclosing Offences PDF | MS Word
D5052805 Undertaking an Individual Role Within a Social Enterprise Activity PDF | MS Word
D6152249 Personal Presentation and Its Impact PDF | MS Word
F6152244 Developing an Enterprising Character PDF | MS Word
F6152261 Managing Your Time PDF | MS Word
H6152253 Assertiveness PDF | MS Word
H6152270 Completing Voluntary Work PDF | MS Word
J5066083 Understand How to Access Help and Support in Business PDF | MS Word
J5083093 Understanding Consumer Buying Behaviour PDF | MS Word
J6152245 Self-Awareness and Self-Belief PDF | MS Word
K5052161 Understand the Skills and Knowledge Required to Run a Business PDF | MS Word
K5066089 Understand How to Market Your Business PDF | MS Word
K6152254 Individual Motivation MS Word
K6152268 Online Etiquette and Safety PDF | MS Word
K6152285 Presenting Information PDF | MS Word
L6152246 Resilience and Grit PDF | MS Word
L6152750 Understand the Legal Structures Available for Business PDF | MS Word
L6152277 The Importance of Managing Personal Finance PDF | MS Word
M5052145 Understand Opportunities and Risks Within Business PDF | MS Word
M6152272 Safeguarding PDF | MS Word
M6152286 Understanding Your Customers PDF | MS Word
R5050890 Principles of Social Media for Business Use PDF | MS Word
R5052154 Understand the Importance of Business Planning PDF | MS Word
R5066085 Understand How to Make Successful Deals in a Business PDF | MS Word
R6152278 Find the Right Job PDF | MS Word
R6152748 Understand the Challenges of Running a Business from Home PDF | MS Word
T5052129 Understand Enterprising Skills PDF | MS Word
T5052146 Understand How to Manage Money in a Business PDF | MS Word
T6152256 Emotional Intelligence and Anger Management PDF | MS Word
T6152287 Working as Part of a Group PDF | MS Word
Y6152251 Communication SkillsPDF | MS Word
Y6152279 Presenting Yourself for Work PDF | MS Word
Y6152296 Being Safe and Healthy at Work PDF | MS Word
Y6171513 Universal Credit PDF | MS Word


Level 2

A5032965 Understanding Negotiation of Deals in a New Business PDF | MS Word
D5032960 Personal Skills and Abilities to Start a Business PDF | MS Word
F5032966 Understand the Challenges and Risks of Starting a New Business PDF | MS Word
H5033432 Principles of Marketing and Selling in a New Business PDF | MS Word
J5004585 Choose Your Business Premises PDF | MS Word
K5032962 Understand How to Plan for a New Business PDF | MS Word
M5032963 Understanding Business Relationships in a New Business PDF | MS Word
M6014408 Run a Business from Home PDF | MS Word
T5032964 Understanding Finance in a Business Context PDF | MS Word