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If you’re a Scottish SME or third sector organisation interested in working with the public sector, we can help. We offer expert training, support and information to help you win work and grow your business. And best of all – it’s completely free.

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Featured events

Argyll and Bute Council Meet the Buyer Roadshow
Monday 18 November 2019, 10.00am-4:00pm
Dunoon Partner Event
Come along to "Meet the Buyer" during this roadshow to learn about Argyll and Bute Council's upcoming tender opportunities and business support.
1.1. Introduction to Tendering - SELECT Trade Association
Tuesday 19 November 2019, 9.30am-12:30pm
Midlothian SDP Event
SELECT members can begin to look at the tender process in detail at this Level 1 (Beginner) workshop
Market Engagement Day - Edinburgh Napier University
Tuesday 19 November 2019, 9.30am-12:45pm
Edinburgh External Event
Come along for this excellent opportunity to learn more about the collaborative Framework Agreements between Edinburgh Napier University and and Herriot-Watt University for Minor Works services.
Skanska Supplier Engagement Event Poster
Skanska Supplier Engagement Event
Wednesday 20 November 2019, 2.30-4:30am
Edinburgh External Event
All businesses are welcome to attend this event, and Skanska is particularly interested in companies that deliver Hard FM, Statutory Compliance and Building Fabri (General, all trades).
0.1 Introduction to working with the public sector - South Ayrshire Council
Wednesday 20 November 2019, 9.30am-12:30pm
Ayr SDP Event
This Level 1 (Beginner) workshop is a first step to tendering for new or inexperienced bidders
2.4. Understanding Community Benefits and Sustainability – Clackmannanshire
Thursday 21 November 2019, 9.30am-12:30pm
Alloa SDP Event
Understand community benefits and environmental issues at this Level 2 (Intermediate) workshop
Supply Chain Cyber Security Tool - supplier training- WEBINAR
Thursday 21 November 2019, 9.30-10:30am
Scottish Cyber Assessment Service (SCAS) seeks to improve supply chain cyber security by helping suppliers to assess their cyber security certifications.
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