Create was founded in 2009 and so far over 500 students have benefited from their innovative approach to enterprise in education. Create was developed to help students and graduates increase their enterprising skills within the workplace and also to help those who are interested in starting a business and becoming self-employed. This is achieved through specific curriculum activity and also outwith the curriculum through programmes, events and workshops.
Engage with real business
Create builds and develops meaningful relationships with the private sector to drive enterprise opportunities and identify skills development and training needs.
Develop an enterprising mindset and develop enterprise skills
Create has a proven record of improving the skills of learners either in business skills or skills for life.
Increase awareness of self-employment as a career option
Create designs and delivers enterprise programmes for learners which inspire and develop entrepreneurial behaviour and self-employment skills.
Facilitate business start-ups
Create offers business start-up opportunities.
Build an enterprising culture within education
Create helps to develop an enterprising eco-system that nurtures the necessary environment to inspire and support enterprising behaviour and skills development.