ICET Project

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ICET Project




The European Social Fund and University of Suffolk have financed a £1m project to support small and medium sized businesses in Suffolk and Norfolk to access Executive Education. Sole Traders or professionals employed at a business or charity of up to 250 employees can take advantage of 50% funding towards the course fees. Contact the team at [email protected] and one of our Business development Managers will contact you to discuss your training needs.

Project Specifics

The University of Suffolk is partnering with prestigious national training providers to deliver the following high quality immersive training courses:

  • Strategy for Directors ILM 7
  • Progressive Leadership for Women
  • Agile Project Management
  • Data and Analytics for SMEs
  • Product Management
  • Digital Marketing
  • Front end web development


Our target is to deliver training to 234 professionals working in small enterprises across Suffolk and Norfolk. The project will run until October 2023.

All businesses that engage in the project will benefit from extensive wrap around services from the Business Engagement team at the University of Suffolk.

The project is committed to:

• Increase the skill levels of employed people, to encourage progression in employment.
• Increase the number of people with technical and job specific skills, to support business growth.
• Increase the skills levels of employed women to encourage progression into leadership positions and help address the gender and employment wage gap


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