CityCo and Manchester BID run high-profile CitySessions and through our city forums and business training we help members to have their opinion heard and operate effectively. We support Manchester’s major civic events and festivals and run our own flagship public events to bring people into the city.

Business Training

CityCo and Manchester BID have a unique position at the heart of the city with a network spanning all sectors. We can help to ensure your business has the confidence to operate effectively in a constantly changing cityscape.

As part of city resilience strategies we can advise on best practice around homelessness and rough-sleeping, street-cleaning, commercial waste, counter-terrorism awareness, squatting and urban exploring.

We also offer discounted or free of change workplace training our Lloyds House Shipping Office.

Get staff up-to-speed with First Aid, Heart Safe/Defibrillator Training, Manual Handing of Objects, Fire Marshaling, NaCTSO ‘Project Argus’ Counter-Terrorism Training and ‘ACT Awareness’ Counter-Terrorism Training.

Scheduled dates below. To enquire about any upcoming sessions, please email