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FREE Essex Business Support Workshops

On behalf of the South East Business Boost Programme, we are delighted to be offering a series of fully funded workshops to help you improve business performance.

Workshops from our enthusiastic experts have helped fledgling and established businesses overcome stumbling blocks common to many businesses. This training is free of charge to eligible SMEs*.

All workshops are run over 2 consecutive days, focus on practical exercises and aim to leave you with implementable plans to take your business to the next level. You don’t need to attend both days, just let us know when you register.

Our workshop programme is finished for this year now. Thanks to all that attended!

General Information

These workshops are being run by First Ascent Ltd and Enterprise Support Alliance Ltd on behalf of the South East Business Boost programme and are free of charge to eligible businesses and individuals.

If you are unable to attend both days, or would like to attend one day only, please contact us and we can arrange this for you.

Each individual / business is entitled 24 hours of funded support via the SEBB programme, including these workshops. 1 complete workshop is equal to 12 hours of support. Each individual workshop day is equal to 6 hours of support.

The South East Business Boost Programme has been part funded by the European Regional Development Fund 2014-20. It is a partnership between Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, Essex County Council, Kent County Council, East Sussex County Council and Thurrock Council.

For details of how we collect and process your personal data please read our privacy policy – https://sebusinessboost.org.uk/privacy-policy/

 

*Eligibility criteria for businesses / individuals:
Businesses must be based in the Essex Local Authority area, employ fewer than 250 people, have an annual turnover under €50M, a balance sheet less than €43M and have received less than €200K total state aid received over the past three years  Businesses should not be operating / intending to operate within the following restricted sectors:-
Fishery and aquaculture sectors; Primary production, processing and marketing of agricultural products; The coal, steel and shipbuilding sectors; the synthetic fibres sector; Generalised education establishments; Banking and insurance companies; Charities and voluntary sector organisations, that are not using a trading arm; Membership organisations that are politically affiliated.

 

Details & Booking

All workshops are FREE to attend but you do need to book to reserve your place. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Each workshop is delivered over two days. If you are unable to attend both days, or would like to attend one day only, please contact us and we can arrange this for you.

SEE ALL WORKSHOPS

Each individual / business is entitled 24 hours of funded support via the SEBB programme, including these workshops. 1 complete workshop is equal to 12 hours of support. Each individual workshop day is equal to 6 hours of support.

For further information regarding funded business support in the Essex Authority area, click on the images below