Since 2011 TfE has helped almost 450 learners to learn about self-employment. Many of these individuals have started their own businesses in North and West Yorkshire.
Over 60% of learners will go on to start their own businesses, and of those who don't, most will go on to further training or work.
Over 90% of learners say that TfE, and the training it provides, is 'Very Good,' and agree that they are treated with respect and fairness. Most learners say that the workshops have increased their self-confidence and given them the confidence to start their own business. Many say that meeting others whilst attending the workshops has increased their networking opportunities.
TfE has given potential entrepreneurs the confidence to enter the business world and become catalysts for local economic growth and social mobility.