Pub School - the essentials (2017 NEW DATE)
This is a 'warts and all' bootcamp on leasing or buying and then running a pub including a comprehensive body of information and notes to help you on your way.
The course is essential for all those people looking to lease a pub from a pubco, private landlord or brewery. We will tell you all the things that they WONT before you enter a lease with them. DONT sign a pub lease without it. Free courses offered by the pubcos will tell you what you want to hear not what you need to know. Not understanding what you are entering into could cost you a fortune and your business.
Let our team of unrivalled industry experts shatter and then rebuild your dream of owning and running your own business. We will not pull any punches and not sugar coat the realities of the challenges you face. Our unrivalled independent industry team will feed you all the essential information and insights that you will need to make your dream a reality and ultimately succeed.
On this one day course you will cover the following:
How to buy the lease for a pub
Freehold vs leasehold pubs
What do I need to buy & run a pub
How to find my pub
How much to pay for my pub
Negotiating the purchase of a pub lease
How long will the purchase of a pub take & what will it cost?
Layout, fit out & design of your pub
Choosing the right type of pub business - styles of trading, types of ownership
Writing your pub business plan
Understanding how pub finances work
The rules and regulations involved in running a pub
The basics of selling food & drink
Running and marketing a successful pub
During the day you will share the insights and knowledge of 3 industry experts:
- Philip Sambell - owner of How to Run A Pub (industry leading website)
- Chris Whirledge - owner of PubInnsite (Specialist surveying practice)
- David Oulsnam - owner of specialist hospitatlity design practice
Course times 9.30 - 4.30
Lunch is at a renowned Bakewell gastropub a short walk away from the Mill.
All notes to be provided by Brew-School.
Images from our recent course on How To Buy & Run A Pub or Bar