This introductory programme is for Highlands and Islands companies of all sizes and from all sectors.
It is targeted at businesses that are thinking about exporting for the first time, or are in the very early stages of exporting and wish to develop their export capabilities.
This two-day workshop offers a unique opportunity to work with experts and develop a custom-designed Export Plan for your business. Simultaneously, you’ll be gaining invaluable tools, expertise and insights to increase your exporting knowledge and capabilities, and grow your business in international markets.
Previous workshop participant in Preparing to Export:
"I can't imagine there is a single part of the course that won't be applicable in the long/short term future."
For other courses and advice on international trade visit www.hie.co.uk/InternationalTrade
This workshop is delivered by Highlands and Islands Enterprise, in partnership with Scottish Development International and is part funded through the European Regional Development Fund.
The course is free of charge but is a form of EU State Aid and counts towards your overall De Minimis Aid allowance. Each company is allowed a total of €200,000 in De Minimis Aid over a three-year period (with a lower limit for fisheries and some other categories).