Join the Amazon Accelerate programme free of charge now
The Amazon Accelerate programme is a free educational programme for anyone looking to start a new online business or accelerate an existing one. Amazon Accelerate goes beyond selling on Amazon and covers a number of key topics to help your business succeed in e-commerce.
Our online training is tailored to your level of experience, with a comprehensive offering that ranges from website creation, online sales, marketing and social media use to cash flow management and the identification of opportunities for growth.
The programme offers online learning and consultancy tools for anyone looking to start a new online business or accelerate an existing one, regardless of whether they intend to do it with Amazon or another operator.
Free courses designed in collaboration with the Graduate School of Management at the Polytechnic University of Milan, providing you with comprehensive insight into digital marketing and e-commerce. Learn at your own pace with content that is always available.
Small and medium-sized enterprises with little or no online sales experience looking to start or consolidate and expand their online presence and entrepreneurs looking to create their own e-commerce business. The programme is aimed at companies that sell physical products to both consumers (B2C) and businesses (B2B).
No. This programme is open to businesses and entrepreneurs at different stages of their development, even those looking to start from scratch.
Who manages the programme?
This programme is managed by Amazon in collaboration with the Graduate School of Management at the Polytechnic University of Milan, Confapi (the Italian Confederation of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises), ICE (the Italian Trade Agency) and Netcomm (the Italian Digital Commerce Consortium).
I've signed up, what happens next?
Once you've signed up, you'll have access to online training designed in collaboration with the Graduate School of Management at the Polytechnic University of Milan, and you'll receive updates about upcoming Virtual Academies with our partners.
What is online training?
Amazon Accelerate offers a virtual pathway, developed together with the Graduate School of Management at the Polytechnic University of Milan, which is always available and includes ten hours of content (videos, e-books, case studies and forums). The pathway includes two training courses depending on your level of experience, whether you're just starting your digital journey or looking to accelerate your online presence. There will also be a series of Virtual Academies developed with our collaborators in the form of webinars.
What is a bootcamp?
Bootcamps are intensive three-day courses organised by the Graduate School of Management at the Polytechnic University of Milan to help SMEs with selling online. [more details will be made available soon]