Franchising free course

Find out if franchising is the right choice for you

If you’re thinking about buying a franchise, the ACCC’s free online course ‘Is franchising for me?’ is a great starting point.

Whether you're doing early research or are about to sign a franchise agreement, this course will help you better understand franchising.

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What you will learn

  • How franchising compares to independent small business ownership or employment
  • What you are likely to find in a typical franchise agreement
  • About due diligence and why it’s important
  • Some of the common issues you can face
  • Where to get more information and guidance to help you decide
  • The main laws that apply to franchising.

The course has 6 modules and takes less than 90 minutes to complete. You can do the lessons at your own pace at a time that suits you.

Start the ‘Is franchising for me?’ course. You first need to register and then can start the course.

See also

Thinking about buying a franchise guidance and videos

Franchising Code of Conduct