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New Online Training

The Cultural Enterprises Online Academy offers CPD accredited training across all areas of cultural income generation. Learn at your own pace, in your own time.

Now available: new courses on events, leadership, product development, visual merchandising and more.

Grow Your Commercial Income

We provide unrivalled networking, shared skills and experience, training, events and digital content all designed to help you maximise commercial income.

Join Our Community

Become a member and everyone in your organisation can access member benefits including online training and resources.

Events and Resources

Training & Resources

Our online Masterclasses, panel discussions, webinars and workshops are designed to help you and your teams maximise income for your organisation at this critical time. 

Increase your online income

Thruu.co.uk is our brand new ecommerce marketplace. We’re creating unique subscription gift boxes from the UK’s brightest and best cultural venues and opening up the market.

Virtual Talking Forums

2022 dates are now available for our popular Regional Talking Shops as well as the Talking eCommerce and Talking Venue groups – a chance to exchange expertise, ideas and experience.

An online training resource, free for all Membership Plus organisations, or available to buy individually for a small charge.

Online Training, On Demand

Free with Membership Plus

With 40 courses planned by 2022, the Cultural Enterprises Academy is an invaluable resource on best practice and commercial excellence.

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Courses on Income Generation

Featuring experts in the sector

Courses cover key areas in revenue generation including retail, ecommerce and publishing. Coming soon: catering, events & hire, PR, digital skills, marketing, and many more.

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CPD Certified


Cultural Enterprises Academy courses are certified by CPD (continued professional development), so you can be sure of their quality, independent advice, and transferability.

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