Are you looking to start your own business? Do you want to learn key skills for successfully running your new business? Do you want to meet likeminded new business owners and grow your network?

We have helped hundreds of new businesses with our award-winning start-up training programme. And, best of all, it is completely free of charge to access.

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Will take businesses through the building blocks needed to start their own businesses including:


Motivations for starting a business


Cashflow and Finance including basic bookkeeping


Business Planning including legal requirements and company formations.


Marketing Planning including identifying your target audiences.


Plus, you’ll be joined by likeminded new business owners enabling you to build a network and develop your business idea in a supportive environment.

Delivered through a series of virtual workshops and one to one session, it will put your business idea on the strongest footing to start.

It aims to build on and complement existing support for new businesses, with a focus on helping them to be robust in overcoming future challenges. The aim is to aid the creation of 200 start-up business in key sectors in Staffordshire each year, with the programme set out over three years.

People across the county who have been furloughed, whose job may be at risk, who have already been made redundant or see this period as an opportunity to progress their start-up plans are being urged to get in touch.

It will be delivered by the Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce on behalf of the County Council and provide online sessions offering support and advice on a range of issues.

To Join the programme you must, be thinking of setting up a new business or have been trading for less than 12 months and be based in Staffordshire. You will need to sign up and complete all 4 workshops in the programme.

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01782 202222