Project Management Development Programme for Female Business Leaders

February 15, 2019

WEConnect International is a corporate-led non-profit and their goal is to connect more majority women owned businesses (those that are at least 51% owned, managed and controlled by one or more women) into the corporate supply chain. Their corporate members represent $1 trillion in annual purchasing power and are true pioneers in inclusive sourcing and global supplier development. More information can be found on their website:

Partnership Programme

WEConnect International in partnership with Skills4Stem and the University of Oxford are delighted to announce a brand new APM (Association of Project Management) Level 4 Project Management Development Programme that is being funded by the University of Oxford’s surplus apprenticeship levy.

This programme is free and is available to majority women-owned businesses in the UK and their senior staff (male or female) who are interested in developing and growing their businesses through increasing their formal knowledge of project management.

This professional globally recognised Association of Project Management (APM) Higher Level 4 project management apprenticeship programme will be delivered over 24 months from April 2019 at the University of Oxford.

Training Schedule

The sessions are designed to inspire, encourage and empower future growth and development of projects within your business, equipping you with additional STEM based skills and knowledge to grow your business.

Who is eligible to apply?

The owner or a member of the senior team responsible for delivering and or managing projects of any majority women-owned business based in the UK is welcome to apply to participate in the programme. The business must be either self-registered or certified with WEConnect International ideally by Monday 25th February and definitely before the programme starts on the 2nd April 2019. Self-registration is free and more information can be found online here:

To find out more and to apply

Please go to:

If you have any questions at all or would like to find out more, please contact Maggie Berry, WEConnect International’s Executive Director for Europe on 07776 302 906 or

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