southend enterprise agency

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Tony
Last name
Vincent
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Southend Enterprise Agency Ltd
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DTI approved Enterprise Agency established 21 years
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AN EXPERIENCED COMPANYSeal is a DTI approved Enterprise Agency operating since 1985, with specialist experience in the provision of information, advice and guidance both to people seeking to become self employed and to businesses seeking to grow and improve quality and performance. In the last 21 years we have assisted over 11,000 clients with professional help and information. During this time SEAL’s activities and involvement in local initiatives have developed excellent relationships with local businesses, banks and professional organisations that give access to a wide range of expert advice and guidance on all business matters.  SUCCESSFUL CLIENTSAll the major banks accept the Business Start-up clients we refer to them as being worthy of individual interview and Business Plan discussion. We can help clients gain access to loan funds and many clients have been successful in obtaining Prince’s Trust or “PRIME” loans through the excellent quality of their Business Plans developed with our help. Through our programme of continuing support for new businesses, approx 78% of those clients that we help start up are still trading after two years.  CENTRE OF EXCELLENCEThe Small Firms Development Initiative (SFEDI) was set up by Government to write the National Standards for Business and all our Business Advisers are qualified and accredited to these Standards. SEAL has obtained SFEDI endorsement for the delivery of training and accreditation of Business Advisers against the Standards and has been approved as a SFEDI “Centre of Excellence, the first in the UK since the original pilot programme. (Refer: www.sfedi.co.uk)  ACCREDITATED TRAINING PROVIDER

SEAL is accredited by OCR to provide training and assessment for the Owner/Manager NVQ to levels 3 and 4, for Business Information level 3, and for Business Advice level 4. We are also accredited by Btec to assess and award the ‘Preparing for Business’ Intermediate Certificate at Level 2. Through accreditation by other lead bodies, we are also able to deliver training related to other aspects of business requirements.

 AN EXPERIENCED COMPANYSeal is a DTI approved Enterprise Agency operating since 1985, with specialist experience in the provision of information, advice and guidance both to people seeking to become self employed and to businesses seeking to grow and improve quality and performance. In the last 21 years we have assisted over 11,000 clients with professional help and information. During this time SEAL’s activities and involvement in local initiatives have developed excellent relationships with local businesses, banks and professional organisations that give access to a wide range of expert advice and guidance on all business matters.  SUCCESSFUL CLIENTSAll the major banks accept the Business Start-up clients we refer to them as being worthy of individual interview and Business Plan discussion. We can help clients gain access to loan funds and many clients have been successful in obtaining Prince’s Trust or “PRIME” loans through the excellent quality of their Business Plans developed with our help. Through our programme of continuing support for new businesses, approx 78% of those clients that we help start up are still trading after two years.  CENTRE OF EXCELLENCEThe Small Firms Development Initiative (SFEDI) was set up by Government to write the National Standards for Business and all our Business Advisers are qualified and accredited to these Standards. SEAL has obtained SFEDI endorsement for the delivery of training and accreditation of Business Advisers against the Standards and has been approved as a SFEDI “Centre of Excellence, the first in the UK since the original pilot programme. (Refer: www.sfedi.co.uk)  ACCREDITATED TRAINING PROVIDER

SEAL is accredited by OCR to provide training and assessment for the Owner/Manager NVQ to levels 3 and 4, for Business Information level 3, and for Business Advice level 4. We are also accredited by Btec to assess and award the ‘Preparing for Business’ Intermediate Certificate at Level 2. Through accreditation by other lead bodies, we are also able to deliver training related to other aspects of business requirements.

  

 
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