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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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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T Level Transition Programme

T-Level qualifications for 16-19yr olds provide opportunity for an industry placement whilst still in education....
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Taste Local Launch

DBC have been allocated £2m of European funding to deliver the ‘Taste Local’ programme. The funding is being invested in......
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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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Case Studies

Tybro

Tybro

Tybro is an award-winning, fourth-generation independent business. Founded in 1914, it provides high-quality precision engineering solutions to a range of industries.

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News

Skills for Life: Multiply Small Grants Opportunity

Skills for Life: Multiply Small Grants Opportunity

WMCA has now launched a Small Grants opportunity for VCS Organisations (Wave 2) to support with outreach & engagement activity for...

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Black Business Fund

Black Business Fund

Black-owned restaurants with fewer than five locations can apply to the fund for a grant.

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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.

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