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Looking to boost your leadership and management skills and prepare your business for the future? Through the Skills for Growth programme, you can now access fully funded Leadership and Management Masterclasses, plus four days of coaching and mentoring, to help you implement and embed your business plans.

Masterclasses are being delivered in partnership with Deloitte LLP and Learning Curve Group.

Masterclasses will cover the following key topics:

  1. Establishing your organisational culture and values
  2. Developing strategic plans to reach your business potential
  3. Building an effective, sustainable workforce
  4. Skills all leaders should have/develop
  5. Developing and sustaining a high-performance team

Secure your place!

If you’re a SME employer based in the Tees Valley (Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland and Stockton-on-Tees), then this programme is for you!

For more information and to find out how to secure your place, please contact

The facilitator was superb, they have a real knowledge and understanding of this topic. The masterclasses are very informative and interactive; I learnt a lot from the first session alone. I think this is a great course for any business owner or manager of an SME.

Eric Powell, Purchasing Manager
Henry Williams


Skills for Growth is a fully funded resource for Tees Valley businesses, offering impartial advice to help you access training and support to upskill your current workforce. Skills for Growth is a joint initiative with Teesside University and is part-funded by the European Social Fund.