Fife Council, in partnership with Hub East Central Scotland and Tier 1 contractors, proudly introduces the "Build Fife Programme". This innovative initiative is designed to bolster the growth ambitions of local construction and associated businesses, offering an invaluable opportunity for Fife-based companies.
Scheduled from February 7, 2024, to March 27, 2024, the Build Fife Programme aims to enhance capabilities, foster vital relationships, and unlock growth opportunities within the construction industry. Participants will learn from experts, engage with Tier 1 Contractors, and build essential peer connections.
The programme spans eight weekly sessions, covering Leadership & Management, Business Strategy, Marketing & social media, Tendering & Procurement, Go Green Simulation, Business Finance & Employment Law Fundamentals, ongoing business support, and culminates in a final event featuring presentations and awards.
Benefits of the Build Fife Programme:
Improved capabilities to secure higher-value contracts with Tier 1 contractors.
Direct access to Tier 1 contractors during each session.
Learning from specialists in business strategy, leadership, marketing, and procurement.
Networking opportunities with peers in the construction sector.
Commenting on Build Fife, Pamela Stevenson, Service Manager for Economic Development at Fife Council, said:
"The Build Fife Programme presents a valuable opportunity for businesses to tender for a diverse array of contracts while establishing vital connections with Tier 1 contractors in the construction sector. This plays a significant role in assisting businesses to realise their growth goals."
An information session about the Build Fife Programme will be held during Fife Meet the Buyer 2023 on Thursday, November 9, at the Carnegie Conference Centre, Dunfermline. Register here.
With limited spots available for only 12 ambitious businesses, applications are open until December Businesses wishing to take part can access the application form here or contact [email protected] for further information.