The Local Manufacturing Advisory Programme (LMAP) supports established manufacturing SMEs in the South West to understand and develop their capability and capacity to improve and grow. The programme offers a dedicated team of experienced Manufacturing Specialists with a broad range of expertise and resources.
Support available includes:
- A free business review and diagnostic
- Business Strategy
- Operational Efficiency
- New Product Development
- Supply chain engagement
- Funding for consultancy and capital investment
- Free workshops and events
Working closely with the 6 local Growth Hubs across the South West and other regional and national support schemes, the programme will ensure that qualifying businesses receive the right help at the right time, with a brokered referral service.
If you would like to find out more about how SWMAS could support your business, please contact us.
The programme is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and is delivered by SWMAS Ltd from April 2016 to March 2019. The project is receiving £2.6m of funding from the England European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. It will support around 700 SMEs including over 450 businesses receiving in-depth support and aims to create over 350 jobs in the South West and unlock £1.6m of private investment.
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