What is included in the program
The Richmond Valley Small Business Digital Readiness Training program was designed to help small businesses in the Richmond Valley local government area to increase their digital presence. Lismore based consultancy company Brilliant Success Biz have been selected to undertake delivery of the program. Businesses who are accepted into the program will receive assistance with the development of one digital platform for your business.

An initial consultation with Brilliant Success Biz who will undertake an assessment of your current digital capacity and what you want to achieve from the program. Assistance to select the most appropriate digital platform from the eligible list including:

  • Website – WordPress platform
  • Online Shopping – WordPress/WooCommerce/Shopify
  • Facebook Business Pages
  • Google My Business
  • Bing Business Places
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIN

The Brilliant Success Biz consultant will then return with a follow up meeting to provide login details of the digital platform including a short training session on how to keep updated on the business owner’s laptop/tablet/phone/etc as well as documentation of the training as reference for the business owner.

Please note: If there is requirement for purchase of stock images, video content or engagement of professional photographer/videographer, there may be an additional cost. Any additional costs that may be required will be discussed with the successful applicant. If the decision is to proceed with any purchases, they will be charged to the successful applicant at the cost price incurred by Brilliant Success Biz (including GST).

Participation in the program will involve a minimum of two consultations with Brilliant Success Biz at your place of business or nominated meeting place. Program participants must ensure that they are available at arranged session times. Repeated failure to meet with consultants or cancellation of sessions may result in cancellation of the program.

Training provided under this program is free. If the participant wishes to extend or undertake further training or assistance, then this will be at the businesses own cost and responsibility.

Intellectual Property
The business must have legal ownership of any content, images and information supplied to the consultant for use in the program. The business warrants that all information supplied to the consultant is their own and authorises the use of the content online for the establishment of the digital platform.

Updates and maintenance
Ongoing use and maintenance of the digital platform will be at the responsibility and cost of the business. The business acknowledges that participation in the program is for the one-off assistance in the establishment of the digital platform and that responsibility for the ongoing maintenance and use of the platform will be the responsibility and cost of the business.

Accuracy of Information
The business must ensure information supplied is accurate and correct and cannot make claim against the program in relation to any information supplied by them.

Cherie Holdsworth
Coordinator Economic Development
Richmond Valley Council | Locked Bag 10, CASINO NSW 2470
T: 02 666 00232 | F: 02 6660 1300 | M: 0417 738 961
Submission of a registration form does not constitute acceptance into the program.
Each application will be assessed for eligibility and then contacted to confirm program placement

Apply by contacting Cherie Holdsworth at the above details or complete the online form below:

By submitting this form, I am authorised to apply for this program for the nominated business and will abide by the terms and conditions.