Help to Grow Management is a government-backed, practical 12-week management programme designed to support senior managers of small and medium-sized businesses to boost their business performance, resilience, and long-term growth.


Help to Grow is 90% funded by the government - the full cost is £7500 so you only pay £750.


Features and benefits of the programme:

  • Get support with developing a custom growth action plan for your business.
  • 10 hours of one-to-one support from an experienced business mentor.
  • Access to a business network where you can learn from peers and connect with other local business leaders.
  • In-depth training developed by businesses and course experts.
  • Practical management training where you will learn how to: review systems and processes to work smarter, analyse financial information and ratios, communicate your business’s purpose and values, adopt new digital technology, and build good leadership and management practices.

Our next cohort starts on Tuesday 12th September 2023. 


Book an appointment

Find out more about the Help to Grow Management programme and book an appointment with our Course Facilitator, Katey Curtis.


Get in touch

Our friendly team are on hand to answer any queries you have about the Help to Grow Management programme. 


What you'll learn and how it will be delivered. 


Is the course right for you and your business?


View all our start dates for the Help to Grow Management programme.

Hear from business leaders about their Help to Grow Management experience with Huddersfield Business School. Their motivations to join the course, their learning experience and the impact this has had on their professional and personal development.


Business leaders who have completed Huddersfield Business School’s Help to Grow Management course share their experiences of the programme and the impact this has had on them both professionally and personally.


Thomas Burwell

Thomas Burwell, Head of Sales and Operations at BOSS Training Limited, tells us why joining the programme has been incredible for his personal development. 


Shellie O'Connor

Shellie O'Connor, Business Development Manager at Actiform, tells us why joining the programme has taught her how to adopt different leadership styles to get the best out of her team. 

businesses who have completed the Help to Grow programme Businesses who have completed our Help to Grow Management programme

Small Business Charter

Accredited Help to Grow: Management Course Delivery Partner

Huddersfield Business School has been accredited by the Small Business Charter, an award which recognises the high quality, tailored guidance we provide to support small businesses and the local economy. The Help to Grow: Management Course is delivered in partnership with Small Business Charter.