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Business Finance & Grants Explained – Bridport

August 21 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

| Free

Business, Finance & Grants Explained in Bridport
A FREE workshop for Dorset Businesses, fully funded by the ERDF.
Don’t let your understanding of Grants, Finance and Funding hinder your business growth, attend our business finance course to pick up the latest tools and tips on how to make them work for you. Some of the topics to be covered:
Investor ready for Grants and Finance
Dorset Growth Hub grants scheme
Alternative Finance
Understanding your Business Financials
Common mistakes
Balance Sheet
Profit & Loss Account
Break-even point
An open Q & A Forum
We will be offering you the opportunity to book 1-2-1 sessions to talk about your own business needs with our team from The Dorset Growth Hub.
For any further information or special requirements for course attendance, please contact Dorset Growth Hub:
Tel – 03454 586 480 E-mail –
This workshop is completely free and funded by the European Regional Development Fund. It’s delivered by Dorset Growth Hub and WSX Enterprise. It is only open to Dorset, UK registered SME’s and aspiring entrepreneurs within home addresses in Dorset, UK postcodes.
Only one place allowed per business. Please contact the Growth Hub if you wish to reserve a space for another organisation or person.
Please also note that some sectors are not eligible for support on this programme due to Central Government Legislation. These sectors include: *Fishery & Aquaculture, *Primary production, processing and marketing of agricultural products, *Coal, Steel and shipbuilding sectors,*Synthetic Fibres, *Generalised School Age Education, *Banking and Insurance Companies. (*please follow the link for full eligibility guidelines:
Some Retail activities are also subject to ineligibility. Due to any ineligibility, we can only accept those who are eligible into our range of courses and workshops. If you require more information or are unsure if you are eligible for the support we offer, you can call us on 01202 607533 and a member of the Dorset Growth hub team will be happy to help


August 21
9:00 am - 1:00 pm


LSI Bridport
51 East St
Bridport, Dorset DT6 3JX United Kingdom