Development of Skills

Managing a successful business of any size requires access to different skills, either your own skills or that of your workforce.

As a business develops, the range and complexity of the skills needed by the business requires continuous development. Continually developing the skills of you and your employees will help keep your business competitive and enable growth.

A range of workshops and training events can be found in the Events and Training section of this website.  The initiatives below provide details of support to develop the skills within your business. Whether its apprenticeships, training, funding or simply just up-skilling, we’re able to help.

Enterprising Ashfield

Start-up to Scale-up business support programme across the Kirby-in-Ashfield and Sutton-in-Ashfield areas...
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Chesterfield Skills Brokerage Service

Chesterfield Borough Council skills support...
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Digital Skills Coach

Could a Digital Skills Coach help move your business forward?...
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Skills Bootcamps

Skills Bootcamps are free, flexible courses of up to 16 weeks, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and......
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Midlands Net Zero Hub

Working with partners across the region to deliver projects to support the UK's Net Zero Strategy...
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Rushcliffe People and Skills Development Programme

Skills development fund, paid internships and training for businesses...
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Digital Boost

Digital Boost is a free online platform that connects those who work for and lead small businesses and charities with......
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Talent Grants

Support to recruit a university graduate or student ...
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Derby Talent

Support to employ a student or graduate...
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Derby City Council Skills Support

A business support service to help you address current and future skills gaps, future-proof your business and ensure your employees......
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Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses UK Programme addresses the support gap for growth-orientated small businesses, helping them to unlock their economic......
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CITB Funding - Construction in Training Board

A range of funding schemes to cover day to day training or specific projects and commissions...
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Events

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Chesterfield Borough Council

Carbon Management in Business

24th July 2024
9:30am - 4:30pm

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Case Studies

Moko Physiotherapy

Moko Physiotherapy

Moko Physiotherapy is a state-of-the-art, award-winning health and wellness facility in Mickleover, Derby.

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News

British Business Bank launches Growth Guarantee Scheme

British Business Bank launches Growth Guarantee Scheme

British Business Bank launches Growth Guarantee Scheme to help smaller businesses access the finance they need to invest and grow.

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UKSPF Strength In Community VCS Resilience Grant Round 2 now open

UKSPF Strength In Community VCS Resilience Grant Round 2 now open

The launch of round 2 of the Gedling UKSPF Strength In Community Resilience Grant Fund, is now live.

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Free Expert Business Advice and Support

Your business is unique but the challenges that you face aren’t, with our support, we can help get you through them.

Our impartial business support is delivered by experienced, expert business advisers, giving you the right advice at the right time for your business.

Contact us today to access a wealth of support, events, business growth programmes and expert advice.

David Smith​​​​
Business Adviser
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