Prince’s Trust Australia (PTA) is excited to announce two new programs for veterans & family members in Perth this year.


Discovery Workshop | 17 July| Registration: http://bit.ly/2J6HeU2

Join our free five-hour workshop are designed to help veterans and ADF family members develop the networks, confidence, and skills they need to thrive in the modern workforce as entrepreneurs, business owners, or intrapreneurs.

During the course of the workshop, we explore the future of work & the Australian small business landscape, purpose-drive business, key enterprise capabilities, and help participants communicate their personal brand, product or service.

Transitioning defence personnel, veterans & family members of current or former serving members are welcome to attend.

Immersive Boot Camp | 10 – 13 September | Registration: http://bit.ly/2xgXrk0

Join our free, four-day immersive boot camp aims to inspire and enhance entrepreneurial mindsets, skills and networks for veterans and ADF family members.

During the boot camp:

  • Participants work in small teams over four days to solve a growth opportunity for a social enterprise, not for profit, or veteran-owned business
  • Framed by ten enterprise skills, the experiential immersive blends design thinking, lean model canvas and start-up methodology
  • Participants focus on reframing skill sets and reflective learning
  • Incorporates opportunities to network with local businesses and entrepreneurs
  • Participants are supported to apply methodologies to their own self-employment journey through a business ‘road map’

Transitioning defence personnel, veterans & family members of current or former serving members are welcome to attend.

Is it right for me?

Participants of the program may be looking to explore entrepreneurship and self-employment, start or build a business, make a product or sell a service, explore a business idea, seeking flexible and/or independent work, professional development, become intrapreneurs in an existing business, or gradually shift back in to employment during rehabilitation.

Self-employment includes: entrepreneurs, small business owners, sole traders, franchisees, contractors, consultants, and freelancers.

Businesses supported through the program include: photography, real estate, tourism, skincare, app development, wellness & fitness, consulting, nutrition, industrial design, e-commerce, and professional services.

Register your interest to find out more or complete a 5 to 8-minute application online now.


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About The Prince’s Trust Australia: The Prince’s Trust Australia provides a coordinating presence for the charitable endeavours of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales in Australia. The Prince’s Trust Australia supports the development and delivery of innovative, high impact projects across three focus areas: Young People, Sustainable Communities, and Defence Members & Their Families. Visit: www.princes-trust.org.au.

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Christopher John



Enterprise for Veterans program alumni are available to speak upon request.