A Funded Programme to Help You Train and Develop Your Workforce
Run in collaboration with the Council and Business Doncaster, the Advance programme helps local businesses to upskill their workforces and residents to transform their careers.
It achieves this through bespoke training courses, tailored support and one-to-one guidance.
As a Chamber of Commerce, we are naturally committed to any scheme that nurtures talent in Doncaster. For that reason, we are an actively involved with Advance and will liaise with our members and non-members alike in an effort to connect them with the programme if we think they could benefit from it.
Advance is a vital programme for Doncaster, helping employers to develop and retain their staff and individuals to reach their goals.
Who Can Use Advance?
You Are eligible to receive support from Advance if:
- You are aged 18+
- Are currently employed or have been within the last six months
- You live in the Doncaster area (with a DN postcode).
More in depth information about the programme can be found here.
Advance Doncaster played a crucial role in my business's growth journey by introducing me to key contacts and providing valuable resources. Their LinkedIn strategy course was especially beneficial, as it helped me increase visibility, build my professional network, and attract new clients.
The tips and techniques taught in the course were easy to understand and implement, and I saw results almost immediately. In addition to that, they also assisted me in planning and hosting a successful networking event.
The team was always available to answer any questions I had, and provided me with the support and encouragement I needed. Their dedication to helping small businesses like mine succeed is truly inspiring. I am grateful for their support and the impact they have had on my business.
Founder of Ruta Lender
The level of support and advice I have received from Doncaster Chamber has been outstanding.
The communication has been amazing; from hearing about funding opportunities and events to receiving prompt and informative replies [about] support and networking.
Big Shout [for] helping us with the training – such a great support for making our people compliant!