Training Programs For MSMES / Entrepreneurs

“Business innovation is the creation of something new, whether it be a new process, idea, service or technology. Develop the mindset, tools and skills to form new ideas and create solutions. Innovation is happening rapidly across the globe. One of the largest and most constant challenges for businesses is to keep up with this quick pace. In order to be competitive, organizations have to be ready to create value by developing, selecting, and exploiting new ideas for improvement through radical changes in products, processes, positioning, platform, or paradigm.”

Training Objectives

To create value for the business and entrepreneur. That value can come from creating new revenue opportunities or driving more revenue through existing channels; from creating efficiencies that save time, money or both; or from improvements to productivity or performance.

Expected Results

  • Improved productivity & reduced costs.
  • Better quality.
  • Building a product range and reduce competitiveness.
  • To handle legal and environmental issues.
  • More added value and expand the market.
  • Improved staff retention, motivation and easier recruitment.
  • Reduce the business risks.

Training Methodology

Classroom training session followed by coaching sessions. It combines different methods for sensitization and learning such as information sessions, group discussions, case studies, individual activities & homework, networking activities, videos, games, testimonies, etc.


  • Sinhala
  • Tamil
  • English

Target Audience

Entrepreneurs who are engaged in a business

  • Maximum no of participants per training is 25.
  • Minimum no of participants per training is 15.

Training Duration

Class Room Training Session (4 Hours) – 1

Coaching Session (4 Hours) – 2

**2-4 weeks gap between each session

Training Venue

Structured Training Programs

  • At the SANASA Campus premises
  • 25th of every month

Customized Training Programs

  • At the Field Locations
  • Date and Time will be decided based on field requirements

Training Cost

Structured Training Programs

Rs. 3,800.00

per person for total package including meals, venue and training materials

Customized Training Programs

Rs. 3,400.00

per person for total package excluding meals and venue. Training materials will be provided.

Course Structure

  • Issues that will prevent generating innovations
  • Why is innovation so important
  • Study various existing innovations
  • What can you learn from a successful innovative entrepreneur
  • Type of Innovations – Products, process and marketing
  • Study the process of innovation – step by step inquiring, experimenting and learning
  • How can you be an innovator?

Contact Details

Assistant Director
Center for Cooperative and Community Studies
Paragammana, Hettimulla,
Tel: 035 492 7772
Mob: 070 399 4599