The Smart and Inclusive Leadership (SAIL) project aims to provide employees of local SMEs with the leadership and management skills they are missing within their skill sets. SAIL provides SME staff the opportunities for training to develop into future leaders, boosting the development of their growth, productivity, and competitiveness.
Eligibility and equal opportunities
Any individual that is employed by a small or medium organisation in Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire is eligible for support. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are defined as:
Companies must be based in the D2N2 area to qualify for support. D2N2 is the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) for Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.
Although the course is open to all people working in eligible SMEs, we aim to support:
Employees aged 50+
Employees with disabilities
Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic (BAME) staff
Those who have previously missed out on traditional educational opportunities