Greater Manchester Start and Grow a Business

Standguide are offering fully funded, tailored skills support for individuals with a desire to become self-employed. We deliver enterprise advice and training primarily through e-learning platforms, allowing our learners to improve their skills at their own pace, working around their availability. Our support includes, but is not limited to:

Enterprise Skills: Advice and training to assist individuals with starting and running their own business, including:

  • Creating a business plan
  • Marketing strategies
  • Bookkeeping
  • Sales and customer service
  • Data security
  • Risk assessment

Functional Skills: Qualifications designed to ensure individuals possess the necessary basic skills to manage their own business, including:

  • ICT
  • English
  • Maths 

Skills for Business Growth: Training topics designed to ensure success and growth in enterprise ventures, including:

  • Improving performance
  • Resolving complaints and grievances
  • Handling disciplinary action
  • Building effective working relationships

Need specific training that isn’t listed above? Contact us now! 

We specialise in adapting our service to meet employers’ needs, performing a detailed training needs analysis for every company we work with.

To find out more about our training, contact us 0161 881 4826 or email skillssupport@standguide.co.uk

If you have any questions about any of the work we do please contact us on 0161 881 4826 or info@standguide.co.uk

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