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Got the next BIG idea?
We provide a comprehensive self-employment support that comprises of training and one to one support to enable you develop your skills and abilities needed to set up a viable business that could lead to financial independence and increase in your quality of life.

Help starting your own business

Starting your own business is exciting and can be very rewarding. It can also be a little frightening – but to help you take that first step, we can offer you the support and advice to help turn the dream of self-employment into a reality. We provide practical training and one-to-one mentoring to help you develop your business idea, and then the support to help you actually get your business up and running. While there are a number of different schemes available, the core features of our Enterprise offering include:



These sessions are to raise your understanding around the key elements of starting your own business. They also give you the opportunity to share ideas and experiences with people in a similar situation. The sessions are delivered to groups of up to 15 people, and they’re interactive –they encourage group working, they build confidence and they provide practical opportunities to carry out basic market research into your business ideas. You can also gain a Level 1 Qualification.


One to One Support
You will be allocated a mentor to support you through the self-employment journey and to provide you with guidance to assist you in writing a business plan and financial forecast. They will provide advice across these business-critical areas:

We deliver the enterprise programme through different projects that specifically target beneficiaries or communities that we have identified a need for such as programme.

Drop in clinic
Sessions are on every Tuesday from 10am until 4pm.

Need an appointment?

Please send an email to and a member of our team will contact you shortly.

Enterprise Programme