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Would you like to validate your business idea then start your business?

It makes perfect sense to start this way…and we can help you find out why!

TEGvirtual is a Community Interest Company (CIC) that helps train, support and inspire the next generation of business owners, leaders and entrepreneurs. Through support and funding, we offer training to young entrepreneurs, the unemployed, ex-services, ex-offenders and people affected by COVID-19 to find out if running a business is for them.

Start your Dreams Today

Who's it for?

Young entrepreneurs, the unemployed, ex-services, ex-offenders, and people affected by COVID-19. Let us help you find out if running a business is for you.

Why join?

Work with Mentors, Investors, Connectors and Experienced business experts, we are here to support you to establish, grow and make your business succeed.

How does it work?

Once you have signed up you have unlimited access to all our modules and lessons. You can work at your own pace; be assured we will always be on hand.

Ready to start your business?

When we created our online Business Startup Programme we did it because so many people have the dream to start and run their own business but don’t know where to begin.

There isn’t one place where you can get everything you need to start your business. Until now!
All our online Business Startup Programme modules and lessons have been created by Entrepreneurs for Entrepreneurs.
Have you found that online startup courses all look and feel the same? That’s because primarily they are. The difference with TEGvirtual is:

  • Our online Business Startup Programme course is designed specifically to start your business
  • Everything in one place, you don’t have to search the web
  • We are on hand to help whenever you need it

We are here to help you start your business.

Keith McMean


Welcome to TEGvirtual, this is a special message from our founder and MD Keith McMean.


1. Validate

How do you know that the idea you have for your business is a good one? Let us help you make that all important decision before you ‘dive in’.


2. Finance

Managing your cashflow is the single most important thing when starting out. Find out More…


3. Marketing

Marketing is how you find your clients. We cover every aspect from online marketing to branding and getting the right message to the right people.


4. Sales

Most people think ‘they can’t do sales’ but everyone is a salesperson, you just don’t know it yet. We will help you find your inner salesperson.

Business Management

5. Management

Managing your business is not as difficult as you might think. Having a process in place really does help, we’re with you every step of the way.


6. Leadership

Leadership, whether your just starting out or not is a great mindset to get into. How to handle challenging conversations is just one of the things we’ll teach you.


7. Development

Our Business Development module is designed for entrepreneurs who wish to develop their specialist business skills and their business.

Certificate of Completion

8. Certificate of Completion

Certificates of completion help demonstrate your accomplishments, but please note TEG is not an accredited institution, therefore, the certificates cannot be used for formal accreditation.


Happy Accelerators.

Andrew Gibson

Co Founder

“Great at getting knowledge and experience out of attendees.”


​Idris Hussain

Sellafield Ltd

“Overall a great programme, I’m grateful that I was afforded the courtesy to attend this course. It should be rolled out to all employees across the SL site, which will promote well needed change and intrepreneurship within the organisation.”


Tim West

MD, West Coast Group

“Although I had mixed feelings about attending the course, I soon realised I was extremely lucky to be taking part in what turned out to be a truly remarkable course.”


Young Entrepreneurs

Are you a Young Entrepreneur based in either Copeland or Allerdale? Are you aged 16 to 25? If you are you could qualify for a full 12 months of all our courses FREE of charge. Apply today and find out if you qualify for a funded place.

Accelerator Courses

All our courses, modules and lessons are tailored to help you validate and get your business started in the shortest time possible, that's why we know you'll love what we offer.

Ready to get started?

Find out if you qualify for funding by downloading, filling out the application form then sending it back to us.

All relevant information is on the form.

Who We're Working With


Cumbria Community Foundation
Circular 1
All Together Cumbria
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