Boost your business 

3 day fully funded residential courses in Northumberland

Your course, accommodation and meals will be fully funded and you’ll come away with two recognised enterprise qualifications and a non-accredited college certificate. 

You’ll also have the opportunity to meet and network with 30-50 other local business people.

Over the three days (9am Friday to 6pm Sunday), the course will cover:

  • Exploring Enterprise Skills
  • Plan and Carry Out and Enterprise Project
  • Evaluate Enterprise Project and Skills
  • Digital Promotion for Business
  • Understanding Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) for Business
  • Coordinating the use of Digital Media for Business
  • Coordinating Offline and Digital Media for Business
  • Emergent Digital Techniques for Business
  • Producing Digital Promotional Content for Business
  • Data Protection and Digital Media for Business
  • Measuring the Effectiveness of Digital Promotional Activity for Business
  • Understanding Social Media
  • Tender writing, developing a PQQ and identifying routes to tender for a business.
  • Introduction to the Business Chassis
  • Introduction to sales pitches

Where & When?

Courses will be held in venues in Northumberland, Tyne and Wear and County Durham.

You must be self employed or employed, over 19 and live in, work in or seeking work in Northumberland, Tyne and Wear and County Durham.

More information and register
Places are limited, to express your interest and find out more contact Laura-Kate:

Tel: 0191 516 6102

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At TEDCO we successfully deliver a range of start-up support programmes designed to take ideas and turn them into successful enterprises and business start-ups in the region.

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One of TEDCO’s key objectives is to provide individuals and businesses with the ambition to expand, the advice and necessary tools to scale-up and grow their business.    

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As the key delivery partner for Virgin StartUp in the North East, we have helped over 300 new businesses access £4.2 million in low cost business loans over the past five years.

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