Programmes for small to medium enterprises

Working with business, for business

Our programmes are helping small and medium-sized businesses across the UK and beyond to seize opportunities to extend their markets, embrace new technologies and improve their performance.

If our programmes aren't quite right for you, let us create something that is. Visit our Customised Programmes for details.

Lancashire Forum

Lancashire Forum

A six-month programme developing the strategic thought processes, skills and tools to design, challenge and pivot business models.

Designed For: Small and medium enterprises in Lancashire

Next Start: October 2017

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Innovation Development

Innovation Development Programme

A six-month programme to help businesses develop the tools and knowledge needed to diversify, unlocking a more innovative way of thinking.

Designed For: Small and medium enterprises in Cumbria

Next Start: October 2017

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Productivity Through People

Productivity Through People

A twelve-month programme in partnership with BAE Systems, Siemens and Rolls Royce providing the latest techniques, thinking and research to transform productivity and working practices.

Designed For: Small and medium enterprises (manufacturing) in the North West

Next Start: Autumn 2017

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Cumbria Forum

Cumbria Forum

A six-month programme developing the strategic thought processes, skills and tools to design, challenge and pivot business models.

Designed For: Small and medium enterprises in Cumbria

Next Start: February 2018

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Low Carbon

Low Carbon Innovation Forum

A six-month programme addressing the challenges of the low carbon economy, and exploring how businesses in Lancashire can innovate for a better environment. Share ideas, draw expertise and gain a fresh perspective.

Designed For: Small and medium enterprises in Lancashire

Next Start: Get in touch to register your interest

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