East Midlands businesses offered Help to Grow: Management programme

  • 29 Jul 2021

Boost your business performance

Leicester Castle Business School is now recruiting for businesses to be part of the new Help to Grow: Management programme. This new course is Government subsidised, and will support senior managers of small and medium sized businesses to boost their business’s performance, resilience, and long-term growth. Accredited by the Small Business Charter, LCBS is offering this 12-week practical programme, which covers all aspects of management, including finance and strategies for growth and innovation, for £750. 



Help to Grow Management Programme (H2GM) supersedes the Small Business Leadership Programme (SBLP) and is Business, Enterprise, and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) part-funded. The programme is managed by Chartered Association of Business Schools (CABS) and delivered by several of the 33 Small Business Charter Accredited Business Schools across the UK. You can find the East Midlands providers for the scheme on the Help to Grow website here.

The Help to Grow: Management programme is 90% funded by the UK government, and is aimed at supporting businesses to scale up as the country recovers from the pandemic.  

Eligibility for the programme:

  • been trading for over 1 year 
  • have 5-249 employees 
  • senior management with at least one direct reporting employee 
  • Not a charity 

There are three start dates: 

  • 2nd September 2021 
  • 30th September 2021 
  • 28th October 2021 


The programme takes place over three months and has been designed to enable completion alongside full time work. You will enjoy both online and face-to-face sessions, alongside peer support and mentoring.  


To find out more, and discuss with the LCBS team, attend their information event- Book  here