The Exploring Enterprise Programme

22 December 2022

The Exploring Enterprise Programme is a free programme which provides an insight into starting a business or allows you to take the first steps to gaining employment.

The programme will offer training at a pace that suits you, with one-to-one mentoring covering marketing, financial planning, an introduction to HMRC, searching for further training and more.

The programme is open to those:

  • Aged 16 or over

  • Legally able to reside and work in the UK

  • Unemployed/inactive or working/studying less than 16 hours per week; and

  • Not participating in any other government funded programme

If you’d like to find out more, please contact the team at

This programme is available across all council areas. Find out more here.


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