HCUB ENTREPRENEURSHIP SKILLS TRAINING (HEST)

HCUB Entrepreneurship Training (HEST) Started since the inception of the university are a required course based on the Benin republic curriculum requirement. The HCUB Entrepreneurship Training (HEST) is a Two weeks training and mentoring event specifically designed for students who are really passionate about entrepreneurship. Guard the good treasure entrusted to you, with the help of the Holy Spirit living in us. 2 Timothy 1.14

The formational training, we offer at HCUB is founded on the belief that the leaders of the future – clergy, lay ministers, youth workers and Entrepreneurs- need Business foundation that will ignites the growth of a stronger economy in Africa, which will transform, the current economic situation of Africa.

 

HEST is a general course which is divided into two modules for 100 level and 200 level student, for the 100 level student the course is based on the introduction to entrepreneurship theory which educate student on how they can Start, Manage, and market their service and products as entrepreneur. While the 200 level is a pure practical skill training of all sort. These course are 3 unit course each.

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Previous Training

The first train which start in 2014 was a success , from there student where to use the knowledge the acquired from the training to start up local business and some even used it as a means to pay up their fees.

Course Offer

2014

  • Catering
  • Soaping Making

2015

  • Catering
  • Soap and air Fresher production
  • Led Messaging systems
  • Decoration

2016

  • Wig Production
  • Bead Making
  • Air Fresher and perfume production
  • Tie and Dye
  • Rug Making
  • Baking

2017

  • Paint Production
  • Knitting and Fashion
  • Make up
  • Ankara Craft

2018

  • Paint Production
  • Fashion
    • Auto Gele
  • Soap and air Fresher production
  • Solar Panel Production

 

SUCCESS STORIES

 

What makes HEST such a special event is that it consists out of three different modules, each taking place in a different location, a different Business aspect, a different Field of study and focusing on a different aspect of entrepreneurship.

 

Comfort Otowo, who completed the HEST 2014 and went on the start her own baking business where she also paid her fees and successfully graduated as Nurse.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LILIAN ABRAMHAM; Who Completed the program in 2016 in fashion design and went to having her own fabric distribution service and also now a graduate in Accounting from Hill City University Benin and Married.

2019 current HEST

CATEGORIES

GROUP A: HOME CLEANING accessories

  • LIQUID SOAP
  • DETTOL
  • TOILET WASH

GROUP B: BAKING AND DECORATION

  • CAKE DECORATING
    • BUTTER CREAM AND BUTTER CREAM FLOWER
    • CHOCOLATE DRIP
  • CAKE BAKING
    • VANILA CAKE
    • CHOCOLATE CAKE
    • STRAWBERRY CAKE

GROUP C: TECHNOLOGY

  • SOLAR PANEL

 

 

FACILITATORS

Mrs. Juliet champion Kpateghe

Mrs. Juliet champion Kpateghe, an Entrepreneur and writer, dedicated to educating young entrepreneur and also providing the tools needed for them to start up their own business, successfully started and running several businesses such as Smart Diva Kids and Handwork Africa Vocational School (HAVS). Mrs. Champion is also the HEST Programme Coordinator Since 2015.

Contact Details

Phone: +229 69276862
Email: biblegirl@gmail.com
Website: Handworka.com

 

Maureen Tobias Mimi

MAUREEN TOBIAS MIMI is a Nigerian based in Cotonou, Benin Republic, MAUREEN TOBIAS is also know as MIMI is a successfully an entrepernuer here in cotonou having started and running her enterprise in baking of cakes and pastery. She is the CEO and founder of MIMI Cakes.

Contact Details

Phone: +2347038846459
Phone: +22966206630
Email:  Tobiasmaureen@yahoo.com ; IG Page- @mimitoniaa__

 

 

 

 

mr paul . a.

Mr Paul is a succesfull Technopernuer from Togo resident in cotonou, he has succesfully created his own IT Company called MACOS here in cotonou Benin Republic.

Contact Details

Phone: +22697761108

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PROGRAMME TIME TABLE AND AGENDA

TIME TABLE

2019 HEST TIME-TABLE 25TH-29TH MARCH 2019
TIME
DAYS 1PM 3:00-6:00PM
MONDAY INTRODUCTION BY CORDINATOR AND GIVING OF TRAINING HANDOUT GROUP C/A COURSE INTRODUCTION
TUESDAY GROUP A/B/C TRAINING START
WEDNESDAY PRACTICAL
THURSDAY PRACTICAL
FRIDAY PRACTICAL
2019 HEST EXHIBITION TIME-TABLE 2ND-5TH APRIL 2019
TIME
DAYS 9:AM 12:00
TUESDAY  PRODUCTION  PRESENTATION
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY PRODUCT AUTION SALES

 

AGENDA

  1. PRACTICAL INTRODUCTION
  2. DESCRIPTION OF NEEDED ITEMS
  3. PRACTCAL STAGES
  4. PACKAGING
  5. MARKETING

AUCTION AND SALE!!!

HEST program goes beyond just training and production, in this final stage of the HEST program student will put their Sales and marketing skills to work, through the sale of their finished product to fellow student internal or external and even staff.