We help people use their personal strengths to build sustainable enterprises and achieve greater social impact

Our learning and development programmes focus on learning by doing and are flexible, practical and responsive 

Join a programme in your area or work with us to develop a tailored programme for your organisation or network

The impact of learning with us   

25 April 2018

Strategic Planning for Trustees


Strategic Planning for Trustees is for people who are directors, trustees or steering group members of voluntary, community, charity and other third sector organisations. It will also be beneficial for staff who work closely with trustees and directors.

Supported by: Highlands & Islands Enterprise

3 June - 6 June 2018

Global Social Enterprise Residential


**Scotland Sign Up**Join social enterprise leaders from across Scotland and other countries to focus on the development challenges of an internationalising social enterprise, and the learning to be gained from social enterprises overseas.

29 March - 17 August 2018

Leadership for the Future - For Chief Executives

Edinburgh & Glasgow

A powerful new leadership experience offering the unique opportunity to collaborate with fellow Chief Executives. Built on the values of the Third Sector and focused on delivering outcomes, this programme will support you as you deal with a range of staff, client, and stakeholder expectations and plan for the future.

Supported by: The Scottish Government

Programmes to Explore



Achieve more and bring out the best in others by building on your leadership strengths.

Introductory to Advanced

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Gain a broad overview of social enterprise or immerse yourself in intensive business planning.

Introductory to Advanced

Find Enterprise Programmes



Grow your ability to support and develop others through coaching, facilitation and action learning.

Intermediate to Advanced

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Social Impact

Social Impact

Prove and improve what you do by using tried and tested approaches to measuring social impact.

Introductory to Intermediate

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Be part of a different approach to learning and gain a qualification

We help people to transform themselves, their teams and their organisations, so that they have more impact.

Learn how to make the most of your talent, ideas, resources and energy and enjoy yourself while you're doing it!

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The Impact of Learning

Supporting people to experience transformational change and high quality experiences is at the centre of everything we do

An independent evaluation in 2015 shows the scale of impact learning can have

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99 %
would recommend our programmes to a friend
94 %
felt it improved their ability to lead change
learners since 2004
94 %
felt they had enhanced their performance
This course gave me a renewed dedication. It came at just the right time. And I left feeling like I could see how I fit into the bigger picture. Rhona MacDonald | First 4 Kids
The programme gave me strength to break through a barrier. I realised how much I could change things myself as a leader and social entrepreneur. Marc Malone | 5k Your Way
European Social Fund
Scottish Government