Training & Events

Training & Events

NEA Marketing and Finance Workshops

Within the NEA scheme you can now take advantage of workshops to give your business a boost and help keep your finances on track.

The marketing workshops cover:

  • Steps for creating a marketing plan
  • Creating a marketing budget
  • Marketing tips for start-ups
  • Social media and top tips for use
  • Setting a selling price

Topics covered through the finance sessions include:

  • Introduction to cashflow management
  • Keeping records/bookkeeping
  • Keep the money flowing
  • Pricing your products or services
  • Contingency planning
  • Tax and self employment
  • Bank account
  • Credit control

Workshops are held regularly around the county in Barrow, Carlisle, Kendal, Penrith & Workington, running from 9.30am to 4.30pm.

Workshops coming up soon include:

Carlisle on 23rd & 24th May 2019

Course dates: Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th May
Course times: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Venue: Dodd & Co, FIFTEEN Rosehill, Montgomery Way, Rosehill Estate, Carlisle, CA1 2RW
Course presenters: Jeanette Brown, Tony Ferguson, Shardia Lowery & Kristian Gash, Dodd & Co

This course is free to attend and lunch is provided.

If you wish to book a place please let me know via LesleyR@cumbriachamber.co.uk, places will be offered on a first come first served basis.

Workington on 19th & 25th June 2019

Course dates: Wednesday 19th & Tuesday 25th June 2019
Course times: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Venue: Energus, Blackwood Road, Lillyhall Industrial Estate, Workington, CA14 4JW
Course presenters: Deborah Clark from Get Real Leadership, Justine Douglas from Cumbria Training Services and Jackie Harris from Brightspark Marketing

This course is free to attend and lunch is provided.

If you wish to book a place please let me know via LesleyR@cumbriachamber.co.uk, places will be offered on a first come first served basis.

Penrith on 21st & 24th June 2019

Course dates: Friday 21st & Monday 24th June 2019
Course times: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Venue: Clint Mill, Corn Market, Penrith, CA11 7HW
Course presenters: Jeanette Brown, Tony Ferguson, Shardia Lowery & Kristian Gash, Dodd & Co

This course is free to attend and lunch is provided.

If you wish to book a place please let me know via LesleyR@cumbriachamber.co.uk, places will be offered on a first come first served basis.

Kendal 9th & 15th July 2019

Course dates: Tuesday 9th & Monday 15th July 2019
Course times: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Venue: Mintworks, 124 Highgate, Kendal, LA9 4EN
Course presenters: Deborah Clark from Get Real Leadership, Justine Douglas from Cumbria Training Services and Jackie Harris from Brightspark Marketing

This course is free to attend and lunch is provided.

If you wish to book a place please let me know via LesleyR@cumbriachamber.co.uk, places will be offered on a first come first served basis.

Carlisle on 31st July and 2nd August 2019

Course dates: Wednesday 31st July and Friday 2nd August 2019
Course times: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Venue: Dodd & Co, FIFTEEN Rosehill, Montgomery Way, Rosehill Estate, Carlisle, CA1 2RW
Course presenters: Jeanette Brown, Tony Ferguson, Shardia Lowery & Kristian Gash, Dodd & Co

This course is free to attend and lunch is provided.

If you wish to book a place please let me know via LesleyR@cumbriachamber.co.uk, places will be offered on a first come first served basis.

Penrith on 22nd & 23rd August 2019

Course dates: Thursday 22nd & Friday 23rd August 2019
Course times: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Venue: Clint Mill, Corn Market, Penrith, CA11 7HW
Course presenters: Jeanette Brown, Tony Ferguson, Shardia Lowery & Kristian Gash, Dodd & Co

This course is free to attend and lunch is provided.

If you wish to book a place please let me know via LesleyR@cumbriachamber.co.uk, places will be offered on a first come first served basis.

Carlisle on 12th & 13th September 2019

Course dates: Thursday 12th & Friday 13th September 2019
Course times: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Venue: Dodd & Co, FIFTEEN Rosehill, Montgomery Way, Rosehill Estate, Carlisle, CA1 2RW
Course presenters: Jeanette Brown, Tony Ferguson, Shardia Lowery & Kristian Gash, Dodd & Co

This course is free to attend and lunch is provided.

If you wish to book a place please let me know via LesleyR@cumbriachamber.co.uk, places will be offered on a first come first served basis.

Penrith on 18th & 21st October 2019

Course dates: Friday 18th & Monday 21st October 2019
Course times: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Venue: Clint Mill, Corn Market, Penrith, CA11 7HW
Course presenters: Jeanette Brown, Tony Ferguson, Shardia Lowery & Kristian Gash, Dodd & Co

This course is free to attend and lunch is provided.

If you wish to book a place please let me know via LesleyR@cumbriachamber.co.uk, places will be offered on a first come first served basis.

Carlisle on 6th & 8th November 2019

Course dates: Wednesday 6th & Friday 8th November 2019
Course times: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Venue: Dodd & Co, FIFTEEN Rosehill, Montgomery Way, Rosehill Estate, Carlisle, CA1 2RW
Course presenters: Jeanette Brown, Tony Ferguson, Shardia Lowery & Kristian Gash, Dodd & Co

This course is free to attend and lunch is provided.

If you wish to book a place please let me know via LesleyR@cumbriachamber.co.uk, places will be offered on a first come first served basis.

To book your place call us on 0845 226 0040.

  • Dept. for Working & Pensions
  • Cumbria Chamber of Commerce
  • European Social Fund

Get in Touch

Contact us today for help and advice on starting or growing your business.

Tel: 0844 257 8450

Email: info@cumbriachamber.co.uk