Master Essential Skills with our Business Fundamentals Workshop.

Enhance Your Agricultural Business Efficiency: Learn Key Administration and Record Keeping Skills at Our Business Fundamentals Workshop.

Business Workshops

What's it all about?

Our Business Fundamentals Workshop is designed to revolutionise your administrative skills, bridging the crucial gap between fieldwork and office management. In this course, you’ll learn to understand essential financial documents, embrace efficient technology systems for administration, and gain expertise in data entry and record keeping. It will equip you with the knowledge to handle bookkeeping more proficiently.

This workshop is your key to a more efficient, profitable business with a focus on strategic thinking in the field while ensuring smooth office operations.

Why choose RCS?

  • Proven results: We’ve helped countless families build resilient, profitable businesses, focusing on results that matter to you, whether financial, relationships, or environmental.
  • Expert guidance: Our team boasts the best in the industry, passionate about sharing their farm management knowledge and helping you implement it immediately.
  • 360 degree approach: We go beyond only farm management, grazing and cropping, to encompass business management skills and financial literacy, giving you a well-rounded perspective.

David McLean | Chief of Delivery 

David McLean Chief of Delivery for all RCS Australia Courses.
Business Fundamentals Workshop Subject Focus Areas

Business Workshops

Unlock Efficiency and Profitability in Your Agribusiness.

This course caters to individuals of varying skill sets and confidence levels. It is particularly beneficial for those in charge of managing paddocks and fields, as well as office responsibilities. This integration enhances the understanding of the link between production and profit. Participants will learn how to analyse an agricultural business and have the unique opportunity to use data from their own business. If you do not have your own business or data, that’s fine it will not affect your learning experience. 

What You’ll Learn:

  • Financial Mastery: Understand key financial documents like balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and cash flow analysis. Get to grips with taxation, management accounting, stock and crop flow.

  • Tech-Savvy Administration: Learn about going paperless, effective filing methods, and ‘one-touch’ mail handling. Discover the best software solutions to enhance your administrative processes.

  • Data and Record Keeping: Dive into efficient data entry, maintain accurate records, understand PAYG, and develop skills in budgeting, benchmarking, and setting key performance indicators.

  • Bookkeeping Proficiency: Become more organized and effective in bookkeeping, enabling you to focus on strategic decision-making in the field.

Course Delivery

In Person

The face-to-face version of the Business Fundamentals Workshop is held over three days in a classroom. The power-packed, hands-on content will give you practical skills to take home and implement confidently. They are facilitated by our experienced teachers, who can share their personal experience with business management, with time for questions and answers.


This online version of the Business Fundamentals Workshop runs weekly for 12 weeks. These 1-hour lessons are live, interactive webinars with professional RCS trainers, incorporating practical activities to apply what you learn at home. All lessons are recorded and made available to you within one business day.

It's so easy to book. Simply select your workshop and you're done.

Learn more about our course impact.

In this short 2-minute video hear from RCS Chief of Delivery, David McLean on the benefits of joining our Brisbane based Business Fundamentals Workshop from June 18-20th 2024. 

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The standard investment is $1,950 per person.

The Early Bird rate of $1,550 is available until one month before the start date of the Workshop.

All prices quoted above are in Australian dollars and include GST. 

For face-to-face Workshops, all morning teas, lunches and afternoon teas are included. Travel, accommodation and breakfast are additional and the responsibility of the participant.

Day 1: Begins at 8:15 a.m. and finishes at approximately 5:30 p.m.

Day 2: Begins at 8 a.m. and finishes at approximately 5:30 p.m.

Day 3: Begins at 8 a.m. and finishes at approximately 5:30 p.m.

This course consists of weekly, 1-hour lessons held on Tuesdays over 12 weeks, from 12:00-1:00 pm AEST (QLD time)

If the lesson falls on a public holiday for the course presenter (primarily QLD and NSW public holidays), the lesson will move to the preceding Monday instead. All dates will be clearly communicated via email and available in the RCS Global Learning Hub from the beginning of the course to allow time for planning.

We are passionate and committed to empowering you. Attend this clinic in its entirety with an open mind for learning, and we are confident you will receive the tools and knowledge to return home and improve your business and relationships. If, for any reason, you don’t believe the clinic has delivered on our promise, we will refund the entire clinic fee within one month of its completion.

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