Lloyds Bank Social Entrepreneurs Programme


Lloyds Bank Social Entrepeneurs Programme is a package of support for UK based social entrepreneurs. The programme includes three different elements; an inspirational and practical 14 day course, a business mentor from Lloyds Banking Group and a grant


A start up programme for people who are at the begining of their journey that wish to build their enterprise from the ground up.


Operates in 14 areas across the UK including in Ipswich.


A Scale Up programme for people with established social organisations with a turnover greater than £25k.


Applications welcome from across the UK - operates from London and Liverpool.


Deadline for applications 21 March 2016


For further information click here


Anglia Ruskin Univeristy - Charity and Social Etnerprise Management Cert HE 


Anglia Ruskin's successful charity and social enterprise management course returns with a new Cambridge based intake in September 2016.


Anglia Ruskin University developed this two-year, part-time Certificate of Higher Education following an in-depth consultation with the third sector.  It is designed to develop the broad range of skills and understanding needed to manage staff, stakeholders and projects, and to help organisations define and achieve their strategic objectives.


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Community Action Suffolk organises various training courses for the VCSE sector in Suffolk.  Access their training guide here

Hertfordshire Training and Development Consortium (HTDC) organises training for VCSE sector in Hertfordshire.  Click here

Voluntary Sector Training (VST) has a full range of training avaiable for the VCSE sector in Essex.  Click here to finfd out more