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. 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:

  • Business strategy workshop 18/07/2018

This workshop will help you to develop a workable strategy for your business. Key topics to be explored include analysis of the business environment and defining strategic and operational options for the business. 

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 session: 

  • Advanced Social Media course on Tuesday 8th May 9.30 – 3.30

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 C9 –

  • 3rd May 2018
  • 5th June 2018

Cohort delivery C10:

  • 16th May 2017
  • 17th May 2017
  • 6th June 2018
  • 4th July 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.

  • 21st and 22nd May 2018