SimVenture Classic

Helping you engage learners in an authentic and interactive small business simulation experience

Classic organisation chart interface.

SimVenture Classic is our original award-winning small business simulation software that encourages people to start, manage and grow a virtual business, helping your learners to:

  • Increase their learning satisfaction and understanding because they are actively engaged in the running of the business.
  • Become more curious and independent through taking risks and learning from mistakes.
  • Improve their business and entrepreneurship knowledge through an enjoyable learning-by-doing approach.
  • Enhance the key personal and professional competencies required in the workplace.

Small business simulation features

Students playing small business simulation.
Accessible using an on-site Windows server

Available for use on a Windows PC/laptop or other devices using Windows emulation software.

Team based work

SimVenture Classic facilitates face-to-face team based work and on-site competitions.

Students around a table using laptop and tablets whilst discussing the small business simulation SimVenture Classic

What can you learn?

SimVenture Classic teaches learners a wide range of business and employability skills

Two people looking at paper charts on table whilst analysing the results from playing the small business simulation SimVenture Classic
Business Skills
  • Financial Management
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Product Development
  • Operations & Organisation
  • Small Business Start-up and Growth Strategies
Business people around a table chatting.
Employability Skills
  • Self Management
  • Team Working
  • Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Numeracy
  • IT Skills

How do we support you?

We understand you could be concerned about how best to use our business simulation games with confidence.  

To help you, our dedicated team of education and software professionals will guide you towards successful application of the software and be there with ongoing support.

Girl on a videocall discussing the small business simulation SimVenture Classic

“We finally ran our first training day yesterday! It was a great success – biggest problem I had was getting the students off the business game once they were playing!”

Senior Lecturer, Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge