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 are hosting the following sessions:

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. The start-up weekends will take place on the following dates:

Reaseheath College

Reaseheath College are hosting a range of business support workshops via the Cheshire and Warrington Business Growth Programme:

E-commerce – 22nd February 2018

  • An overview of the various elements of an e-commerce website including website analytics, inputting product data and the online sale process

The sessions will all be delivered at Reaseheath College. 

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. We are running the following sessions:

  • Tuesday 20th March – Advanced social media and marketing
  • Friday 23rd March – Cyber safety for your business

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 C7 – 27th Feb and 28th Feb 2018
  • Cohort delivery C8 – 20th Mar and 21st Mar 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.

  • 12th and 13th March 2018