Building community enterprise skills

Building community enterprise skills and effective collaboration. Contributing to a strong, resilient, open-minded, sharing community.

What people are saying:

This was a very open and content-rich short course that generated a valuable exchange of problems, ideas & steps to take forward in a focused and manageable way, delivered in a fun a respectful environment.


I really valued the course content & delivery. I found that there was a genuine openness to know about your idea & support you in how to grow your business both from the facilitator & the group. Thank you!

The course provided an excellent framework upon which to hang our business idea


A really excellent, thought-provoking session. I learnt so much that is really useful going forward


I would highly recommend this course for anyone with either a start-up or established business. Very informative. Great networking opportunity and skillfully executed

A really enjoyable & insightful day with great content and high audience participation. Really worthwhile


You could pay a lot of this level of expertise and knowledge in the corporate world. And this was free. Amazing resource

Apr 19
Edventure Start-Up Course
Edventure: Frome - The Welsh Mill Hub Park Hill Drive, Frome, BA11 2LE
Apr 21
Edventure: SOUP
Online - From Frome, Frome, BA11 2LE
Apr 29
A Green & Healthy Future for Frome
Online - (Because of the situation with Covid-19), Frome, BA11 2LE
May 11
Making Making into a Business
Frome Town Hall - Christchurch St West Park Hill Drive, Frome, BA11 1EB
May 25
Developing your (social) enterprise idea – join online or in person
Frome Town Hall - Christchurch St West Park Hill Drive, Frome, BA11 1EB
Jun 08
Resilience Practice for communities & businesses (join online or in-person)
Frome Town Hall - Christchurch St West Park Hill Drive, Frome, BA11 1EB
Jun 16
Edventure: Tour
Online - Online Online, Frome, BA11 2LE
Jun 22
Future Growers & Farmers – starting up a food-producing business
Frome Town Hall - Christchurch St West Park Hill Drive, Frome, BA11 1EB

Feedback from past Short-Course participants

Another excellent course providing information to help local people build sustainable and innovative projects

Tass B

Fantastic to meet up with like-minded eco-passionate people and share challenges and successes to help us all make our dreams become a reality

Zosia D

“Inspiring and motivating, I feel ready to dive into creating something beautiful”

Caroline W

“Stimulating, inspiring and insightful”

Dominic S

“I found the course really insightful. Made me look at things in a different way”

Emma S

“A great, cosy atmosphere, learning great hints and tups and meeting some great people. Amazing, thank you”

Laura H

“Great learning in an interactive way with likeminded individuals. I am leaving the day feeling motivated and inspired”


“Very good example of what organisations can do to empower groups”

Alan D

“Having a freely available series of courses and support makes setting up a project much less scary”

Zach G

Our short courses are designed to support effective collaboration and rethinking the economy. They are within school hours to support parents to be able to attend.

They are possible thanks to funding from Somerset Skills and Learning.