ChamberConnect: Skills Planning & Funding for Business Success Workshop

Free two day webinar by Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce to learn how to grow your business by developing your staff's skills, and receive funding.

Event Information

Find out how to grow your business by developing your staff's skills, and receive funding to do so!

Organised by by Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce. Funded by Collaboration 4 Growth (C4G) and presented by Roy Harper of SkillsReach.


This workshop is split into two parts, so you will be required to attend both days. Tuesday 25th August 10:00am – 12:00pm Wednesday 26th August 10:00am – 12:00pm.


Session 1 – Skills Planning for your business  What do we mean by ‘skills’ and how does ‘skills’ connect to your business success? How can skills help your business differentiate? Business skills needs identification Skills shortages and gaps Business and individual learning styles and their impact Skills priorities and planning What will success look like?


Session 2 - Skills Funding for your business How does it work? What is and is not funded? Real funded examples– Apprenticeships, Workforce Development, Business Education, Work Experience, Local schemes, EU funding, Graduate Internships Funding criteria for business, and recommended contact points Back to your skills plan – achieve success and maximise funding / reduce costs.


A FREE workshop funded by ERDF Collaboration 4 Growth (C4G project) in collaboration with Lincoln BIG. This is a FREE workshop for all businesses, however priority will be given to those businesses in the eligible Collaboration 4 Growth areas of West Lindsey, City of Lincoln and North Kesteven. Only businesses who are both operating and registered within Lincoln, North Kesteven and West Lindsey are eligible to receive up to 12 hours of business support at no cost thanks to the project funding from the European Regional Development Fund.

Event information:


25/08/2020 - 26/08/2020 10:00 - 11:00

Category: Workplace

Organised by:
Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce