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Improve Your Understanding of Public Sector Procurement & Chances Of Tender Success

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AIM for the Black Country Masterclass
Improve Your Understanding of Public Sector Procurement & Chances Of Tender Success
Wednesday 19th September
7.30am - 10am

Are you a Black Country SME looking to win public sector contracts?

 Join us for a breakfast workshop in Wolverhampton and hear from members of the City of Wolverhampton Council in-house procurement team, Black Country Growth Hub advisers and local business leaders that have won contracts with City of Wolverhampton Council.

 This workshop will cover:

  • Finding contract opportunities - when and where to look.
  • Fine-tuning bids and checking requirements.
  • Working collaboratively to improve your chances of tender success.
  • Planning for growth and development.
  • Local support for local businesses.

 Arrival from 7.30am | Workshop 8am - 10am



We are also holding further Procurement events, please see a list below:


AIM for the Black Country is a service being offered to Small & Medium sized Enterprises (SME’s) to enhance your growth and competitiveness. Through a partnership arrangement between the Black Country Chamber of Commerce, Black Country Growth Hub, Local Authorities, Black Country Consortium and the University of Wolverhampton you will be able to access a coordinated approach to a range of business support, advice and workshops. You can enter the programme through any of the aforementioned partners who will then manage the process from start to finish.

This workshop is funded by European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and there is no cost to eligible SME’s taking part in this programme. There is a small amount of paperwork required to assess eligibility and evidence actions and outcomes.

Please see the eligibility criteria below and check if your business is eligible to access support through the AIM Programme:

Your Business:

  • must be based within the Black Country
  • must be in operation for over 12 months

Your business must not have:

  • more than £180,000 worth of State Aid over the past 3 years
  • an annual turnover of more than £42m
  • have an annual balance sheet total of more than £36m
  • more than 250 employees (including owners/ directors)
  • ownership by another company (or combination of companies) of more than 25% of your business

If you are not eligible to access support through the AIM Programme please contact the Black Country Chamber of Commerce on 01902 912 305 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss attending the workshops.

To find out further information about the AIM project please click here.

Free To Attend

Venue: Wolverhampton Science Park

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Event Date 19-09-2018 7:30 am
Event End Date 19-09-2018 10:00 am
Individual Price Free
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