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.

Take a look through the initiatives below to find support to develop the skills within your business. Whether its apprenticeships, training, funding or simply just up-skilling, we’re able to help.   

Kickstart Scheme

The Kickstart Scheme is a £2b fund to create hundreds of thousands of high quality 6-month work placements for young......
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FEAST2 Project

A range of services to food and drink manufacturers...
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Skills Support for the Workforce D2N2

Fully funded short courses to upskill the existing workforce, covering a range of topics....
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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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D2N2 Skills Access Hub

The D2N2 Skills Access Hub provides bespoke skills training and development opportunities to local businesses in the D2N2......
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University of Derby Business Skills Support

The University of Derby is a university of and for business. Using their research, knowledge, talent and facilities to help......
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Big House Project

The Big House Project provides help for creative SMEs at any point in their journey from pre-start up to growing......
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Taste Local ESF Programme

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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High Level Skills Programme

COVID-19 has thrown us into a difficult time, as we emerge from this it’s important to explore how we......
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Building Better Opportunities Programme

The Building Better Opportunities Programme (BBO) principal goal is to improve local growth and create jobs, by investing in Innovation,......
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D2N2 Digital

Digital skills boot camps...
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SME Brexit Support Fund

Funding towards the costs of training and/or professional advice, to help you with changes to trade rules with the......
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iProgramme

A programme to promote and teach digital skills...
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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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T Level Placements

Employers can apply for a £1000 cash boost for every T Level student placement in bid to help employers recover from......
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The LEADD:NG Project - Live, Experiential and Digital Diversity

The University of Nottingham and Trent University are working with local businesses to introduce them to new technologies and develop......
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Case Studies

Zaremba Marsden Ltd  

Zaremba Marsden Ltd

From start-up to new horizons with D2N2 support

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News

Domestic Support Fund  

Domestic Support Fund

A new fund supporting the events industry recovery will provide financial support to not-for-profit organisations hosting domestic business events from 2...

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Improving Broadband Connectivity  

Improving Broadband Connectivity

The Department of Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) has launched a nationwide consultation to gain insight to which rural...

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