Tech Startup in 90 Days
Course & Certification
  • 100% Online
  • Certification Included
  • 12 Weekly Modules
  • 90 Days to Complete
"I wish I had this course 10 years ago. It provides a great pathway to success. I highly recommend it to anyone interested in the Tech Industry."
Andrew TaylorTech Entrepreneur
"This course provides a step-by-step road-map on how to launch a Tech Company. It takes the many essential aspects and breaks them down into 12 weekly modules. A foundation for success."
Kristen WheatStudent
What's Included In The Course
The course is designed to teach you the foundations of creating a Tech Startup from applying for a business license, to outsourcing coding, going public, and much more.

Our "Industry Leading" 12 Weekly Modules make it easy to quickly gain all the knowledge, skills, and techniques to launch a Tech Startup.

Week/Lesson 1: Introduction to Course

  • How this course will positively impact your career & life
  • Living your dream of owning a Tech Company
  • Setting your own schedule, making the rules, and living a great life
  • Starting part-time vs. full-time
  • Expectations for the course
  • Preview of entire course
  • You get what you put into the course
  • Quiz

Week/Lesson 2: Finding Your Tech Niche

  • Why specialist doctors make more money
  • Finding your passion
  • Connecting your passion with market demand
  • Passion, market demand, & building
  • Quiz

Week/Lesson 3: Business Legalities

  • Understanding the law in your location
  • Getting a business license
  • Using a LLC to pay less taxes
  • Using a LLC to better protect yourself
  • Switching to a corporation to go public
  • Seeking advice from attorneys
  • Quiz

Week/Lesson 4: Creating a Winning Business Plan

  • Why 95% of tech startups fail
  • Business plans that can help you increase your odds of success
  • Executive Summary
  • Specific Services Offered
  • Market Analysis Summary
  • Strategy & Implementation Summary
  • Company & Management Summary
  • Financial Plan
  • Quiz

Week/Lesson 5: Finding the Right Investors

  • Growing your business
  • Putting yourself in the shoes of banks and investors
  • Bank loans
  • Government loans
  • Venture capital firms
  • Angel investors
  • Circle of influence investors
  • Quiz

Week/Lesson 6: Creating the Perfect Investment Presentation

  • How a great presentation increases odds
  • Open with power
  • Executive Summary
  • Specific Services Offered
  • Market Analysis Summary
  • Strategy & Implementation Summary
  • Company & Management Summary
  • Financial Plan
  • Confidence matters
  • Quiz

Week/Lesson 7: Building Cutting Edge Technology

  • Learning from existing technology
  • Putting your current skills to use
  • Gaining new skills
  • Leveraging the skills of others
  • Outsourcing
  • Prototypes
  • Testing technology
  • Quiz

Week/Lesson 8: Hiring Great Employees for Free

  • Choosing small or big
  • Running your tech startup solo
  • Know when the time is right to hire
  • Hire slow & fire fast
  • Unpaid internships
  • Paid internships
  • Partnerships
  • Making your life easier
  • Quiz

Weekly/Lesson 9: Making Your Tech Startup Known

  • Branding vs. Marketing
  • Building your website
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Social Media Marketing
  • PPC Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Referral Marketing
  • Relationship Marketing
  • Quiz

Weekly/Lesson 10: Monetizing Your Tech Startup

  • Paid vs. free users
  • Sales and marketing
  • Distributors
  • Affiliates
  • Advertising to free users
  • Upgrading free users to paid accounts
  • Sustaining your model
  • Quiz

Weekly/Lesson 11: Automated Business Strategies

  • Technology can make life easier
  • Your tech company on autopilot
  • Outsourcing
  • Hiring someone to run your company
  • White labeling your technology
  • Quiz

Weekly/Lesson 12: Taking Your Tech Startup Public

  • LLC vs corporation
  • Framework
  • The right leaders
  • Revenue and financial evaluation
  • Remaining on-board or handing over the reigns
  • Course takeaways
  • Quiz

NOTE: This information is a general overview of coursework and materials. Classes at Silicon Valley Digital Marketing Institute are on a track of continual improvement to better suit student needs. The actual course material & requirements may change at anytime due to the discretion of instructors.

We provide step-by-step videos, tutorials, and hands-on assignments in everyone of our 12 Modules to make learning easy and fun. Other courses only give you articles that can be difficult to understand.
The course is designed to be completed in 90 days. However, you will given up to 1 year to complete it. We realize you are busy and therefore we give you the flexibility to take longer than the suggested 90 days. (There is a minimum of 90 days required).
We provide you with "Optional" Quizzes to measure your current skill level so you can improve. The quizzes are NOT required unless you want full certification. We definitely recommend you complete all of the quizzes for your learning benefit as well as the included certification valued at $297.
We teach real "down-to-earth" techniques to help you understand and grasp the foundations of a Tech Startup. Other courses use hard to understand "technical jargon" that makes learning more confusing rather than more simplistic, easy, and fun.
Level 3 Certified Pro Tutors
All of our Tech Startup tutors are Level 3 Certified to ensure you are getting the best support to help you excel.
You've got questions and we have answers. Our Level Three Certified Tutors are here to help you with questions about any of the Tech Startup modules, techniques, and skills.
Want to know how you can improve the quality of a specific Tech Startup? Ask for constructive feedback and advice from our Level 3 Certified Tutors and fellow students. You aren't in this alone. Mastering Tech Startups is a team process.
What Do I Need To Begin?
No prerequisites or prior experience or education is needed to enroll in this course. We only require a desire to create a Tech Startup.
This course is designed for individuals with limited or no experience successfully creating a Tech Startup. We understand that learning Tech Startups can be an intimidating process... that's why we organized this course so beginners can begin with the "absolute basics" and work their way up.
As long as you have a smartphone, tablet, or computer with access to the internet you will be fine.
Certification Included ($297 Value)
Certification is included with this course at no extra charge ($297 value). You will need to complete the course and any other requirements before full certification is granted.
You can hang your Certificate Diploma on the wall or bring it for job interviews for higher credibility. Meeting all the requirements for a certificate diploma helps ensure Tech Startup industry standards are being met.
Certification sets you apart from other Tech Startup candidates when applying for jobs. In addition, it also helps build a better foundation if you decide to create your very own Tech Startup company.
Launch Your Tech Startup Career Today!
You can launch your very own Tech Startup company in as little as 90 days. It all depends on how quickly you complete the course and effectively apply the principles taught.
If you have a desire to work for yourself, set your own schedule, and choose your income level, then this course just might be a great source. Our instructors break down foundations of Tech Startups used by individuals like Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Larry Page, etc.
Completing this course can give you an edge over the competition when applying for jobs with Tech Startups.
Very few people can say they actually love their career. If you love the tech industry you have the ability to be the person who stands out from the rest and actually enjoy what you do.
Included Bonuses
Tech Startup Investment Proposal Presentation Image 2
Bonus Flashcards 02
Bonus #1 is a Tech Startup Proposal Presentation you can use to seek funding from investors. This provides a great foundation to help you seek funding. 
Take your digital Flashcards with you "On The Go" so you can stay up-to-date on the latest in Tech Startups. You can view them on your smartphone, tablet, computer or other device.
Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

Can beginners take this course?
Yes. This course primarily focuses on the beginning foundations of Tech Startups. Although it is designed for beginners, intermediate and advanced students may also find this course very beneficial.

Is certification required?
No. However, we highly recommend it–especially if you’re planning on launching a Tech Startup for an employer or for yourself. Plus the included certification is a $297 Value.

Do I need any special equipment?
The only required equipment is a smartphone, tablet, or computer with internet access.

Do I need to invest money for a Tech Startup?
No. You can perform social media marketing with a free account on Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram, etc.

Do I need special computer skills?
Only basic computer skills. If you can turn on a computer & check email you should be okay.

Do I have to attend classes in person?
All classes, lectures, videos, tutorials, texts, & tutoring are online. This saves you time, money, and travel.
© Copyright 2015 Silicon Valley Digital Marketing Institute, All Rights Reserved