Education and Business
Aspiral Learning is the employer-focused and national provider arm of Basingstoke College of Technology.
Based within the College’s Worting Road campus, we specialise in providing training services for business, from Apprenticeships to bespoke training solutions and from short courses to professionally recognised qualifications. We have been delivering Apprenticeships for over 20 years and the majority of our staff come from industry themselves.
CDC Enterprise provides people focused business start-up advice, coaching and training in County Durham as well as managed business space in Chester-Le-Street and Consett.
Our self-employment experts provide support services including:
development of business plans
access to finance
sales and marketing
digital media planning
business growth plans
We also offer consultancy services for business growth, including strategy development, business modelling, sales and marketing strategy and finance.
We are the Student Employment Service at Durham University. Our aim is to help students find part-time, one-off or seasonal paid work by advertising vacancies for businesses in the Durham and Stockton areas. We advertise quickly and free of charge to thousands of intelligent, flexible, highly motivated and versatile students.
Professor John Wilson is Pro Vice-Chancellor for Business and Law at Northumbria University at Newcastle, where he is Executive Dean of Newcastle Business School. John is committed to high-quality research into business issues, as well as developing excellent experiential learning offered through our Business Clinic.
The Forge, Teesside University
The Forge – for innovative businesses with big ideas and ambitions
We know what innovation means. We work alongside academic experts who thrive on applying their research to real-world business challenges and finding new ways to solve them. We can source the right expertise for you. And what’s more, we can help you find the funding you need.