We support individuals and businesses with education, training and with employment opportunities. We run many training courses to support businesses in IT, health and safety, marketing, business development, finance and more.
MNC can help you with your business start-up or development. We can run and host a combination of services including business meetings.
We host business events and have links with other business groups, partners and agencies in the region.
The Centre has a mix of tenants and regular hirers who can also support businesses and other organisations including clubs, charities and social enterprises.
MNC facilitating Opportunities through Copeland Work and Skills Programme 2019-2022
Groundwork NE & Cumbria
MNC work in partnership with Groundwork NE & Cumbria with helping people into employment and with assisting with learning opportunities.
Kick Start Programme starting in 2020: Groundwork NE & Cumbria can help companies to take advantage of salary subsidies for six months including pension and NI costs when recruiting 16-24 year olds who are on Universal Credit. A training budget is also included. They will make the arrangements and handle the administration as they are agents for the scheme. Companies/employers get to choose the individual (s).
MNC will support people considering self employment or starting their own business. Free courses are available with Cumbria Chamber of Commerce (currently online training). There is also a range of business support (including free online business start-up courses) available from Cumbria Growth Hub summarised on their website at https://cumbriagrowthhub.co.uk/
Inspira are also offering free courses with the ‘Entry into self-employment programme’ – a four week course covering:
- Setting up a business plan
- Financial planning
- Setting up a website/Facebook page
- Understanding sales and customer service
- The legal side of setting up a business and business registration
- Five months 1:1 support after completing the course
Tel 01900 604674