The PDN Entrepreneurship Certificate Course is a five-part comprehensive business discipleship curriculum for pastors and pastors' wives desiring to start and operate a business that will enable them to break from poverty. It provides a strong mix of core business concepts and biblical principles developed for the African context. The courses offered include:
- INTRODUCTION TO BIBLICAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP
- IDENTIFYING OPPORTUNITIES
- THE BUSINESS PLAN
- HOW TO TAKE CALCULATED RISKS
- SOURCES OF CAPITAL
- PRINCIPLES OF STEWARDSHIP & ACCOUNTABILITY
- SUSTAINING A SMALL BUSINESS
- WHAT IS BUSINESS PROFIT?
All the classes are designed to assist pastors and their wives to either enhance their current business or start a new business that glorifies the Lord and meets market needs. A PDN certified Biblical Entrepreneurship Instructor serves as the facilitator or coach - using the Bible and a curriculum entitled “Biblical Entrepreneurship." PDN business training partners, together with Baylor University (Texas, USA) and others, have committed to lead in "tent making" training of pastors and their families in Africa.