Amazon Bootcamp: Exporting for businesses in Scotland

26 October, 2021, 09:00 - 26 October, 2021, 12:30 | Online event

Join a bootcamp with free education to hear how you can export your products globally.

This bootcamp is part of a series of exporting bootcamps by Enterprise Nation in partnership with Amazon and the Department for International Trade (DIT).

During the one-day bootcamp, benefit from sessions on how to get started on the Amazon stores, selling globally, growing your brand and hear the support available for businesses in your local area.

This bootcamp is aimed at businesses based in Scotland. You'll benefit from Amazon specific training and advice from a dedicated group of experts and advisers.

The Amazon Small Business Accelerator Bootcamp is free to join but does require a commitment of 3.5 hours of learning time (9am to 12.30pm BST) on Tuesday 26 October.


09.00am: Meet the Scotland-based entrepreneur

09.30am: How to get started on the Amazon stores

10.00am: Selling globally on the Amazon stores

10.30am: How the Department for International Trade can support exporters in Scotland

11.00am: Marketing tools on the Amazon stores

11.30am: How to grow your brand on social media

12.00pm: Support for your business in your local area

What is the Amazon Small Business Accelerator? Read the FAQs to learn more and sign up to attend today.

The Amazon Small Business Accelerator is a programme designed to help people Start, Grow or Turbo-charge their business depending on their needs with access to e-learning, bootcamp trainings to help people get trading online quickly, as well as events, tools and services. Developed by Enterprise Nation and Amazon, we want to support every type of business, from start-ups to scale-ups and established small businesses looking for easy-to-access training and tools to help them succeed in the digital world.

What are the bootcamps?
 The bootcamps are live events with intensive training. Attendees will benefit from hearing multiple talks across the bootcamp with free education on growing a product business. Attendees can ask questions in the chat box throughout the sessions.

How do I join?
 Simply fill in the registration form on Eventbrite. You will then receive an automatic email from GoToWebinar with the link to access the event. The event will run from 9am – 12.30pm BST on Tuesday 26 October. If you don't receive the link within two hours of signing up via Eventbrite, please let us know by emailing (Please note, it may be in your junk folder).

How much will it cost? 
The education you will receive in the bootcamp is completely free. If you wish to follow our recommendation of setting up an Amazon Account to grow your online presence, there is a £25 + VAT monthly fee for being on the professional selling plan.

Who can join?
 The bootcamps are designed for existing small and medium businesses to help them build an online presence and start exporting.

What are the benefits of attending?
 Firstly, you will get 3.5 hours of free training and support on how to get online, and how to export from a range of experts. You will get ongoing access to a network of trainers and advisers who can continue to help you on your business journey.

Where can I find more information about Amazon and selling on Amazon? 
You can find information about selling on Amazon here.

What do I do next? 
Simply fill in the registration form and you will receive the GoToWebinar link to join on Tuesday 26 October. As it can take a few weeks to verify your newly created Amazon account, we strongly recommend that you register your Amazon account ahead of the Bootcamp. This will allow your account verification to begin prior to the course starting.