Programme events

To take part in any of the following support/masterclasses/events you must be signed up to the business growth programme.

University of Chester

SMEs (trading less than 42 months)

We provide specialist masterclasses and workshops on a variety of business topics. Dates for upcoming sessions will be available soon. 

Entrepreneurs and start-ups
We offer a two day ‘start-up weekend’. The first day will explore how to start a business and develop your value proposition. The second day will help you to develop a Business Model Canvas. Upcoming dates will be available soon. 

Reaseheath College

Reaseheath College are hosting a range of business support workshops via the Cheshire and Warrington Business Growth Programme. Dates of workshops will be available soon. 

For further information on the workshops please email:

Warrington Collegiate

Our team will work with you to access the expertise and knowledge required to help you grow your business. New dates for workshops will be available soon. 

Manchester Metropolitan University


Support for established businesses is delivered in ‘cohorts’ which are made up of five themed expert workshops, and growth groups with your peers, you will gain a thorough understanding of the areas most critical for creating a thriving and growing business:

Cohort delivery C11 –

  • 10th September 2018
  • 11th September 2018
  • 17th September 2018

Pre-start ups

If  you are planning to start a business in the Cheshire and Warrington region, we’re here to offer you support every step of the way. Attend one of our pre-start workshops, where you’ll receive practical advice and business tools, followed by 1:1 coaching. Dates will be available soon.