Our Programmes

Take a look at our live programmes and explore the support available to you. If you can’t see your area, drop us an email to tell us where you are in North East England and we’ll signpost you to some relevant support.

Start Up South Tyneside

South Tyneside Council’s business start up service offers residents a chance to explore self employment through access to free resources.

Start Up South Tyneside is funded by the UK government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.  TEDCO Business Support LTD delivers the programme on behalf of South Tyneside Council.

Find out more          Register now

Digital Track Programme

Digital Track is a North of Tyne Combined Authority funded programme that helps business owners to introduce products or services, and/or create jobs. Delivered right across Northumberland, Newcastle and North Tyneside, the programme is already incredibly popular with ambitious entrepreneurs.

The Digital Track Programme involves Weekly Online Interactive Group Sessions and follow up support Find out more          

Register for Digital Track now

The Growth Track Programme provides next level support with business advisor Alan Dodsworth. Find out more…     

Apply for Growth Track here


Newcastle University

Working with students and recent graduates (within 3yrs) to start and grow their business, exploring the legal elements, route to market and financial aspects of business. Working alongside the START UP team and wider careers service to provide opportunities for innovation, social and cultural impact financial investment.

Get in touch for more information

What we offer

TEDCO offers one-on-one support provided by a dedicated team of business advisors and a range of pre start seminars available to clients who are taking the first steps into self-employment. This could be looking at an initial idea and developing it further, looking at how to start a business plan, business competitors, business marketing.

Are you eligible?

If you are looking to start and grow a business we’d love to hear from you. Our friendly team of experienced Business Advisors are on hand to take your call to discuss the support available.

Latest News

North East revealed as top place for female entrepreneurs

North East revealed as top place for female entrepreneurs

New research by Sage has unveiled the North East of England as the leading hub for female entrepreneurs, setting a prime example in fostering women-led startups. Sage's comprehensive study has shown regional comparisons in the support and readiness experienced by...

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Are microbusinesses the future of start-ups?

Are microbusinesses the future of start-ups?

When it comes to running a successful business, does size really matter? The world of business is filled with big ideas, and entrepreneurs often find themselves aiming straight for the top: the largest corporations, the highest revenues, the most influential CEOs....

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James Craft brings TEDCO HQ back to South Tyneside

James Craft brings TEDCO HQ back to South Tyneside

James Craft has been appointed to the role of Chief Executive as TEDCO enters an exciting new era at One Trinity Green in South Tyneside. With 15 years in the business support sector, including 8 years at TEDCO, James succeeds outgoing CEO, Carole White, who retires...

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