• Entrepreneurship policy vs SMME policy
• Models for entrepreneurship development and enabling of MME’s
• History of SMME development in SA up to the National Small Business Act 1996.
• The National Small Business Act and amendments
• The role of SEDA, Khula and the LBSC’s.
• Financial institutions and SMME’s
• Other role players : SMME desks, development corporations, NGO’s, development agencies, universities and technikons
• Business development services
• The informal sector