• Exploring Enterprise Programme

Exploring Enterprise

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.

You do not need to have a business idea to participate.

The programme offers mentoring and training at a pace tailored to your needs and you have the opportunity to work towards achieving a CCEA Level 1 Qualification in Understanding Business Enterprise.

You will be provided with one to one mentoring with an experienced business advisor in areas such as:

  • Marketing
  • Financial Planning
  • Introduction to HMRC
  • Job searching/assisting in writing of job applications
  • CV design / development
  • Searching for further education courses or other relevant training

To be eligible for this programme you must be:

  • 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 this sounds like the course for you and you’d like to find out more, please contact

Joan O’Hara joan@downbc.co.uk