When you’re building up your business it’s really helpful to get hands-on support, to develop your skills, and to meet others who are in a similar position to you.
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Dorset EMC workshop at Loop Technologies
May 1 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am| Free
What does it take to become a Tier 1 Supplier?
Join Dorset EMC at Loop Technologies in Dorchester on 1st May to celebrate 21 years of design and manufacturing innovation.
Network with colleagues
Hear how Loop Technologies are working with the MTC towards becoming a Tier 1 Supplier
Learn how to de-risk introducing new technologies into your production
Find out about the support and funding available to help bring new technologies on-board
Visit Loop’s state of the art manufacturing site in Poundbury, Dorchester.
During the visit, you’ll be able to learn more about the funding and support available to Dorset based engineering and manufacturing SME’s with our ‘Productivity Pass’ – a Dorset EMC/MTC partnership offering fully funded 1:2:1 sessions with manufacturing specialists, line walks at your site, plus help towards project costs.
Who should attend?
Senior leaders from Manufacturing SME’s with responsibility for Design, Production, Engineering, Operations. Management teams interested in learning how to de-risk introducing new technology.
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: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/15275/National_Eligiblity_Rules_V2.pdf)
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