Social Enterprise Acumen provides training to support social entrepreneurs and established social enterprises no matter what stage of your journey.

We provide bespoke and ready made training courses to help early stage start-ups to more established social enterprises to develop their ideas and concepts into a fully fledged business plan or develop their skills whilst meeting and being supported by like-minded entrepreneurs.

Support for Start-Up Social Entrepreneurs

  • Planning your social enterprise
  • Business model
  • Products and services
  • Selling your idea
  • Setting up the right legal structure
  • Managing the money
  • Launching your social enterprise

Early Stage

  • Product Development
  • Finding the market
  • Selling to the market
  • Social Impact
  • Money Matters – keeping track
  • Legal requirements

Six-week courses from £250.


  • Marketing
  • Costing
  • Pricing
  • Social impact
  • Legal structures for trading
  • Investor readiness
  • Preparing to meet the buyer

Masterclasses from £25 per person.

For further information on how we can support you please contact 0191 386 9785 or email