Lancaster Castle

Grow, develop, innovate

We work 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.

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: January 2019

Low Carbon Innovation 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: Contact us for more information

Lancashire Forum

Innovation Development Programme

A six-month programme to help senior decision makers develop the skills, knowledge and confidence to think innovatively in their business.

Designed For: Small and medium enterprises in Cumbria

Next Start: March 2019

Innovation Development Programme

Family Business Productivity Programme

A four-month programme, designed for family-run SMEs to enhance business productivity and develop a sustainable strategy to serve future generations.

Designed For: Small and medium enterprises in Lancashire and Cumbria

Next Start: Contact us for more information

Family Business Productivity Programme

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: Contact us for more information

Cumbria Forum

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 in manufacturing and engineering anufacturing) in the North West

Next Start: Contact us for more information

Productivity Through People

Customised Programmes

If our programmes above aren't quite right for you, let us create something that is. We have significant experience in developing customised programmes for many private, public and third-sector organisations, including British Airways, BAE Systems, Bass, Royal & SunAlliance, the NHS, the National Housing Federation, Scapa Group, Total and Zetex. 

Customised Executive Programmes