About founder basics


Everyone has  an idea for the next eBay, Spotify, or Facebook. The questions then is: where do I start? How do I break down a vision into actionable bite size chunks. What is my first step?

Introducing Founder Basics by the team at Lighthouse. During the program you will cover lean business models, customer empathy, problem framing and definition and how to get the most out of your resources.

This program will teach you the skills to start get new venture off the ground.



Do you love rolling up your sleeves and getting your hands dirty learning new skills? if so then this program is for you. Learn how to get your venture of the ground with our practical application of knowledge, toolsets and skills. Whether you have an idea for your own startup or want to launch an initiative inside your company, this is the course for you. To get the most from the program you should have a rough idea of a problem you want to tackle, how you might go about solving it and who your customers could be.


Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to frame your idea into a business with a unique value proposition
  • Understand unique ways to monetise your idea and reach your ideal customers
  • Work on the personal skills that will see you persevere as a founder
  • Build a basic product
  • Create a roadmap for your next six months



Class dates

Tuesday, May 9 /  Thursday, May 11 /  Tuesday May 16 / Thursday May 18


Level 38, Tower Three, International Towers Sydney, 300 Barangaroo Avenue

class times

5:30pm to 8:30pm


Information Flyer  /  Course Outline


Thank you, applications are now closed...join our waiting list

Applications have now closed for the first intake of Founder Basics. If you are interested in the program, please join our waiting list for the next program to be announced.