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Supplier Development Programme

Helping you Bid Better
The Supplier Development Programme (SDP) is a local authority partnership programme offering small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) the opportunity to grow and diversify through procurement.
SDP hosts training events throughout Scotland as well as online webinars to support Scottish SMe’s understand the tender process. The training topics are comprehensive and take you all the way from the basic understanding of the public sector,  helping you find contracts and understand the various parts of the tender documentation to maximising your points and winning European contracts.
There are no fees and the training is free. All you have to do is register your business on the SDP website, then use the website calendar to find the training that suits you.