Training Event

Senscot Legal Surgery

Dundee Social Enteprise Network are hosting another Legal Surgery in partnership with Senscot, on Thursday 21st August 2014.

Support and advice for enterprises looking to set up a legal entity or to check the existing one for compliance.

For further information or to book a place please call Neil or Susan on 01382 315727 or email /   The event is free.


Social Enterprise Academy Events

Pre-start Leadership

As a new social entrepreneur, your leadership will be critical to the initial success of your organisation. This one-day programme is an ideal introduction to leadership. It will give you the space to work with peers at similar stages of development and develop confidence in your understanding of leadership as you prepare to start your social enterprise.   Location: The Tower Building, Dundee.  Dates: 27 November 2014.   Time:10am – 4pm.   Duration:1 Day.  Contact:  Gordon Jamieson.  Telephone:0141 4040088.  Price:No Cost

Measuring Social Impact

Every day our actions and activities create and destroy value and change the world around us. Although the value we create goes far beyond what can be captured in financial terms, this often is the only way used to communicate accountability. At a time of decreased funding and resources, it is vital that your organisation can also prove its social value added in society. This one-day learning programme provides an overview of two main frameworks to measuring social impact allowing you to identify an approach most suitable for your organisation and its work.  Location:The Tower Building, Dundee.  Dates:23 October 2014.  Time:10am – 4pm.  Duration:1 Day.         Contact:Gordon Jamieson.  Telephone:0141 4040088.  Price:£50 (Highly subsidised).


Aspiring Social Enterprise Group Meeting

We are holding our third ASE group meeting on Tuesday 3rd June 2014 from 12 midday at Fairfield Sports & Leisure Social Club, Drumgeith Road, Dundee.  We want to make these events as useful to you as possible, so we combine action learning with information delivery,  and stories from local SE’s. There will also be an opportunity to network with others who are in a similar place to yourself to provide mutual support.  12.oo lunch followed by the event. Please email to book your place and for catering puposes, any dietary requirements.


Developing Your Social Enterprise

Dundee Social Enterprise Network in partnership with The Social Enterprise Academy  – Developing Your Social Enterprise. This intensive business planning programme is for individuals or third sector organisations seeking to develop and grow their social enterprise. 

This is a practical programme where you will use the time to enhance your core business knowledge and learn about tools and skills to help you develop and sustain your social enterprise.  Starting April 2014 – the course is spread over 6 days – Module 1 – 29, 30 April;  Module 2 – 21, 22 May;  Module 3 – 16,17 June.  All modules will take place in Dundee City Centre.  For further information contact Jessie Bruce on 01382 315727 or email  To find out more click here


Just Enterprise Tendering for Public Sector Contracts

There are a number of delegate places available for the Tendering for Public Sector Contracts’ event we are running at No 10, Dundee Voluntary Action, 10 Constitution Road, Dundee, DD1 1LL on Tuesday 25th March. This event is aimed at third sector organisations who have experience of tendering for public sector contracts but who want to improve their approach and technique. It is practical in nature and will include group work, discussion and Q&A sessions.  The sessions will be delivered by Just Enterprise business advisers and procurement practitioners.  To book a delgate place please call 0141 425 2939. The training is free and is offered on a first come, first served basis.