Here’s a list of open business courses we have on offer. These business courses are perfect when you want to training one or two people. The courses are run regularly and the scheduled dates can be seen at the bottom of the course information. Click on the course for more information.

All our trainers are industry experts and deliver highly engaging workshops with content that really will have a positive impact on you and your business.

Available Class-based Courses

All
October 31, 2017£39.00

Hootsuite – Create time for your Social Media

One of the downsides of having a successful social media campaign is the amount of time it can take updating your accounts. Whether it’s posting on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram or tweeting on Twitter, it all takes time and effort – time most of us haven’t got! Hootsuite is an online platform that helps you manage your social media accounts all from one place. It also allows you to schedule multiple posts at one time as well as tracking all your links.
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November 2, 2017£59.00

Twitter for Business

Are you Twitter-phobic? Would you like to make the most of one of Social Media’s fastest growing platforms?
View Details
November 7, 2017£110.00

Personal Licence – Level 2 Award

Anyone applying for a Personal Licence to sell alcohol by retail needs to hold a recognised qualification, the Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders. Licensees also need to make sure that their staff are properly trained so they can work responsibly and within the law. This one-day course covers the syllabus set by Government and is accredited by Highfield ABC.
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November 14, 2017£55.00

Food Safety in Catering – Level 2 Award

This Level 2 Food Safety Award (formerly called the Basic Food Hygiene Certificate) is designed to give food handlers an appreciation of good hygiene practices. Assessment is through a multiple choice exam at the end of the course. The course is suitable for all food handlers, including those new to the industry.
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November 15, 2017£59.00

Blogging for Business

Blogging or Vlogging (video blogging) for your business is a great idea. It creates new content on a regular basis (which search engines love) and gives you a great base from which you can create your social media content as well as your email marketing campaigns. However, what do you write about? How do you find a style that’s right for you? How often should you be blogging? All these questions and more will be answered in this easy to follow workshop.
View Details
November 20, 2017£129.00

Marketing Action Plan Workshop

Join us on this highly interactive and effective workshop where you’ll get to create your own, unique marketing action plan. Working with one of the region’s leading marketing guru’s, Teresa Carnall of TBC Marketing, you’ll be able to tap into Teresa’s vast marketing experience to create a workable and effective marketing action plan.
View Details
November 23, 2017£39.00

Great Telephone Skills for Business

If you want professionally trained, confident and competent staff this is the telephone skills course for them. This half day workshop will teach the 5 essentials of outstanding telephone communication. After the course delegates will know how to project a confident and competent company image over the phone and how to deal with difficult calls.
View Details
November 29, 2017£59.00

Understand the Power of LinkedIn to grow your Business

Is your target market Business to Business? If so, LinkedIn is one of the most influential marketing channels out there, driving more traffic to corporate websites and blogs than all other social networks. It’s also one of the fastest growing networks with 3 million businesses having company pages and over 50% of companies gaining new customers through LinkedIn.
View Details
January 18, 2018£59.00

Train the Trainer

This intensive 1 day course enables you to effectively and confidently deliver high impact on-the-job training. This workshop provides guidance on the effective planning and delivery of training in in workplace situations. The practical and interactive format enables individuals to develop their skills and confidence in a supportive environment and ensures the successful transfer of new skills into the workplace.
View Details
January 24, 2018£69.00

Emergency First Aid at Work

This one day course includes both theory and practical sessions and will cover basic lifesaving first aid and workplace health and safety regulations. It is ideal for ‘nominated’ persons responsible for the First Aid provision in smaller low risk businesses or for people who provide support to qualified First Aiders in larger organisations and those with more complex risks.
View Details
January 31, 2018£59.00

Facebook for Business

Social media, including Facebook continues to be the fastest growing and most powerful way of marketing your business. However, harnessing that power can be quite a challenge. This workshop explains exactly how you can use Facebook for business to give your business a boost.
View Details
March 1, 2018£98.00

Create effective email marketing campaigns using Mailchimp

A proactive and interactive Mailchimp workshop that shows you how to keep in touch with your customers easily and effectively.
View Details
March 13, 2018£59.00

Twitter for Business

Are you Twitter-phobic? Would you like to make the most of one of Social Media’s fastest growing platforms?
View Details
March 21, 2018£40.00

Food Safety in Catering – Level 2 Award Refresher Course

The course covers recent developments and legislative changes as well as revising the key points of the full Level 2 Award.
View Details
April 17, 2018£69.00

Emergency First Aid at Work

This one day course includes both theory and practical sessions and will cover basic lifesaving first aid and workplace health and safety regulations. It is ideal for ‘nominated’ persons responsible for the First Aid provision in smaller low risk businesses or for people who provide support to qualified First Aiders in larger organisations and those with more complex risks.
View Details
April 18, 2018£59.00

Understand the Power of LinkedIn to grow your Business

Is your target market Business to Business? If so, LinkedIn is one of the most influential marketing channels out there, driving more traffic to corporate websites and blogs than all other social networks. It’s also one of the fastest growing networks with 3 million businesses having company pages and over 50% of companies gaining new customers through LinkedIn.
View Details
May 16, 2018£55.00

Food Safety in Catering – Level 2 Award

This Level 2 Food Safety Award (formerly called the Basic Food Hygiene Certificate) is designed to give food handlers an appreciation of good hygiene practices. Assessment is through a multiple choice exam at the end of the course. The course is suitable for all food handlers, including those new to the industry.
View Details
July 10, 2018£69.00

Emergency First Aid at Work

This one day course includes both theory and practical sessions and will cover basic lifesaving first aid and workplace health and safety regulations. It is ideal for ‘nominated’ persons responsible for the First Aid provision in smaller low risk businesses or for people who provide support to qualified First Aiders in larger organisations and those with more complex risks.
View Details

The following courses have no set date(s) yet. Please register your interest by contacting us.

Appraisals – How to make them a pain free and enjoyable process

As a busy manager, you’ll understand the importance of maintaining positive relationships with your employees. You will also be aware of how time consuming managing poor performance or attitude can be too. Carried out in a structured way, the performance appraisal is an important tool in developing and maintaining good relationships at work. Appraising employees carefully and working with them to set work based goals can result in a dramatic increase in “buy in” and performance at work. The key is to ensure that your appraisals are carried out regularly and effectively and this course is packed with ideas on how to make the process not only useful but actually quite enjoyable too!
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£59.00

Building a Collaborative Team

Unless a business has been established as a “Life Style Business”, there will come a point when we need to grow; to move beyond the restrictions of our own time and skills.  This is a daunting task for many as there is a balance between the desire to increase earnings but a fear associated with increased costs.  This workshop will examine the steps and stages of creating a collaborative team to enable growth
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£139.00

Building Resilience and Mental Toughness

This Building Resilience and Mental Toughness course is designed for people who are determined to develop their mindset and attitudes which can help them to move forward in any situation: either positive - keeping focus on the goals, or frustrating - to stay resilient and perform to the upper range of their talents and skills.
View Details
£79.00

Building your Confidence in Business

A full day Building your Confidence in Business workshop that covers psychological perception of confidence and includes practical exercises to enhance each participant’s confidence – either for new challenges or for an everyday feeling of being more confident and comfortable in any situation.
View Details
£79.00

Create Clear Goals

Stress is omnipresent in our lives and we are so used to this fact, thinking about its negative effects. What if stress is the driving force which can be helping, not damaging? During this workshop you will learn how to create clear goals in your personal and work life.
View Details
£79.00

Culture – Taking your Business to the next Level

What is the culture of your business? Do things get done on time, every time or are deadlines more flexible? Do you believe in having fun, or is it more serious? Every business has a culture, as does every family. Culture is the (usually) unspoken beliefs about ‘how things work around here’, and is often what enables or prevents a business from achieving their goals, or moving to the next level. This course will help you to understand what to do to build a successful culture for your business. It is both practical and participative, with a real focus on putting the learning into practice.
View Details
£59.00

Develop Loyal, Happy Customers with Outstanding Customer Service

t is said that a person who has experienced good service will tell at least one other person, one who has been treated poorly will tell ten others. We can ALL relate this as everyone of us is someone else’s customer. In today’s competitive world, it is increasingly important to deliver outstanding customer service and create an experience which brings your customers back again and again.
View Details
£79.00

Effective Change for the Small Business

Change is constant and necessary for your business to grow and develop but it can be disruptive - fact! Badly delivered change is costly - fact! And everyone wants to avoid bad cost right? Delegates who have attended this course have learnt how to plan for and deliver their change right first time by using simple techniques that can be used time and time again.
View Details
£79.00

Emotional Intelligence for Managers

Why do some highly qualified and apparently capable managers produce less successful outcomes than other seemingly less qualified individuals? The answer often lies in their levels of Emotional Intelligence. In today’s world, we now understand that EQ is just as important in the workplace as IQ. The softer skills of empathy, self-awareness and encouragement are now recognised as important leadership skills which enhance team performance and results.
View Details
£59.00

Essential Toolkit for First Time Managers

Congratulations, you have just been promoted to a Manager! Once the excitement of the promotion wears off, does the FEAR set in? How will you deal with challenges of managing people? Are you equipped with the skill set for success or are you just expecting to ‘muddle through’? Or – Do you have a team member who has just been newly promoted, but has no experience or training in management skills?
View Details
£59.00

Exporting – How to open up overseas markets for your Business

The Exporting workshop is aimed at both new and existing exporters of products and services. One of the main barriers to trading overseas is a fear of entering markets which are far away both geographically and culturally. This course is primarily focused on taking away the “fear” factor and giving businesses the ability and confidence to sell overseas. We will look at how companies who do not yet trade internationally can set up and sell abroad successfully. We will also provide a reference point for current exporters to identify avenues that they have not yet explored.
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£79.00

Finance for the Small Business Owner

Finance for the Small Business Owner: Many business owners / managers see a set of annual accounts as necessary for the Inland Revenue or the Bank Manager. Our accountants prepare a set of accounts, which reflect the profit (or loss) our business has made. Annual accounts also tell us the financial state of our business. Understanding these accounts is essential for the future survival of our business. Using the information provided can improve business performance and hence profits.
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£79.00

Google AdWords for Business Owners

The one day course is a hands on chance to understand the basics of using Google Adwords to promote any aspect of your business.
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£59.00

Inner Confidence

Your confidence makes you shine, you perform at your best, and are more likely to make the right choices and decisions. Feeling confident helps you achieve any height in business or your personal life. This mini Inner Confidence workshop will help you tap into your inner confidence.
View Details
£49.00

Keeping up with the Employment Law

An introduction to Employment Law and best HR practice for small business owners. This course will also serve as a useful refresher for those who would welcome the chance to top up their knowledge. The course will take participants through the steps they need to take to ensure that their people practices are fair and compliant with current employment legislation; from recruitment through to the end of the employment relationship. It will help them to anticipate and deal with tricky employment issues such as disciplinaries and managing sickness absence. The course will also take a look forward at forthcoming employment legislation that employers need to prepare for in 2017.
View Details
£59.00

Making your Website work for you

An effective website is a critical part of any business’ armoury in this increasingly connected online world. Not only is it expected that you will have one, but visitors make a subjective decision about you and your products or services within seconds of arriving. There is no point in attracting hordes of visitors to your website if what they see when they get there turns them off! We will show you how to make the right decisions about your website, and how to implement for the minimum amount of time and money.
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£79.00

Managing Finances, Budgets and Increasing Profits

Manage a budget - This is about taking ownership of and being responsible for a budget for a defined area or activity of work. It initially involves preparing, submitting and agreeing a budget for a set operating period. It also involves monitoring actual performance against the agreed budget and taking necessary action in response to identified variances and any unforeseen developments.
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November 20, 2017£129.00

Marketing Action Plan Workshop

Join us on this highly interactive and effective workshop where you’ll get to create your own, unique marketing action plan. Working with one of the region’s leading marketing guru’s, Teresa Carnall of TBC Marketing, you’ll be able to tap into Teresa’s vast marketing experience to create a workable and effective marketing action plan.
View Details
£59.00

Microsoft Excel – Tricks and Trips

Would you like to improve your Microsoft Excel skills?  Come along to this one day Microsoft Excel course - it’s packed full of Excel Tricks & Tips!
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£79.00

Microsoft Publisher – Learn to create flyers and posters

The skills and knowledge gained during this Microsoft Publisher course will allow you to create professional high quality publications and marketing materials for your business, such as newsletters, brochures, flyers, menus, labels, banners, etc. Although this course is being delivered using Publisher 2010, you will easily be able to transfer the knowledge gained to Publisher 2007 or 2013.
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£79.00

Microsoft Word – Advanced

Microsoft Word - Level 3 is designed for Microsoft Word users who are keen to extend their understanding and knowledge of the software beyond basic document creation.
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£51.00

No Stress in my Life

Stress is omnipresent in our lives and we are so used to this fact, thinking about its negative effects. What if stress is the driving force which can be helping, not damaging?
View Details
£79.00

Photography for Business – Learn to capture professional images for your Business

Learn how to style, create and edit pictures for you and your business. In this fun, engaging and informative Photography for Business workshop we will also be sharing many tips and tricks of the trade. From the basics of using a digital camera to the lighting techniques you will need to enable you to capture high quality product images for commercial, website and editorial use.
View Details
£79.00

Problem Solving a Systematic Approach

Problem Solving: Many of us are confused when faced with a complex situation, with substantial amounts of information, different options and solutions. As a result we either put off making a decision or make the wrong decisions to our regret or to the cost of our business.
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£79.00

Producing exciting presentations with Prezi

Prezi is an exciting cloud based software that allows you to create and share ideas. The stunning website is used instead of PowerPoint for creating presentations, story-telling, thought showering or mind mapping. Prezi doesn’t work with slides, but with an endless canvas that allows you to share your ideas visually. You’ll gain the skills and knowledge needed to build powerful, fabulous Prezi presentations that will inspire and engage your audience.
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£59.00

Sales – Win More Business

Discover the Selling and Influencing Techniques Used by the World’s Top Sales Performers. From the first few seconds of the sales meeting, whether in person or on the phone, you are building a relationship with the buyer – and they are deciding whether, or not, they will do business with you.
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£36.00

Time Management & Prioritising

Would you like to achieve MORE in LESS time? This workshop will help you master your time and reduce stress.
View Details
January 18, 2018£59.00

Train the Trainer

This intensive 1 day course enables you to effectively and confidently deliver high impact on-the-job training. This workshop provides guidance on the effective planning and delivery of training in in workplace situations. The practical and interactive format enables individuals to develop their skills and confidence in a supportive environment and ensures the successful transfer of new skills into the workplace.
View Details
£79.00

Using NLP for Sales Success

This one day course is designed for people tasked with selling their company’s products or services and will help participants to understand the principals of NLP (Neuro linguistic programming) and how they can be applied to improve the client relationship and enhance the sales process. Using practical NLP techniques to develop rapport and connect with buyers, identifying the prospects communication style and talking in their own language, together with strategies for creating a mind set for sales success – this workshop is a must for today’s sales professionals looking to ‘up their game’. NLP gives participants a powerful range of tools and techniques for understanding and influencing thought and behaviour. It offers the ability to bring fast, positive change in any area of life and provides the skills to achieve maximum outcomes and goals in the minimum amount of time.
View Details
Marketing/Sales
October 31, 2017£39.00

Hootsuite – Create time for your Social Media

One of the downsides of having a successful social media campaign is the amount of time it can take updating your accounts. Whether it’s posting on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram or tweeting on Twitter, it all takes time and effort – time most of us haven’t got! Hootsuite is an online platform that helps you manage your social media accounts all from one place. It also allows you to schedule multiple posts at one time as well as tracking all your links.
View Details
November 2, 2017£59.00

Twitter for Business

Are you Twitter-phobic? Would you like to make the most of one of Social Media’s fastest growing platforms?
View Details
November 15, 2017£59.00

Blogging for Business

Blogging or Vlogging (video blogging) for your business is a great idea. It creates new content on a regular basis (which search engines love) and gives you a great base from which you can create your social media content as well as your email marketing campaigns. However, what do you write about? How do you find a style that’s right for you? How often should you be blogging? All these questions and more will be answered in this easy to follow workshop.
View Details
November 20, 2017£129.00

Marketing Action Plan Workshop

Join us on this highly interactive and effective workshop where you’ll get to create your own, unique marketing action plan. Working with one of the region’s leading marketing guru’s, Teresa Carnall of TBC Marketing, you’ll be able to tap into Teresa’s vast marketing experience to create a workable and effective marketing action plan.
View Details
November 29, 2017£59.00

Understand the Power of LinkedIn to grow your Business

Is your target market Business to Business? If so, LinkedIn is one of the most influential marketing channels out there, driving more traffic to corporate websites and blogs than all other social networks. It’s also one of the fastest growing networks with 3 million businesses having company pages and over 50% of companies gaining new customers through LinkedIn.
View Details
January 31, 2018£59.00

Facebook for Business

Social media, including Facebook continues to be the fastest growing and most powerful way of marketing your business. However, harnessing that power can be quite a challenge. This workshop explains exactly how you can use Facebook for business to give your business a boost.
View Details
March 1, 2018£98.00

Create effective email marketing campaigns using Mailchimp

A proactive and interactive Mailchimp workshop that shows you how to keep in touch with your customers easily and effectively.
View Details
March 13, 2018£59.00

Twitter for Business

Are you Twitter-phobic? Would you like to make the most of one of Social Media’s fastest growing platforms?
View Details
April 18, 2018£59.00

Understand the Power of LinkedIn to grow your Business

Is your target market Business to Business? If so, LinkedIn is one of the most influential marketing channels out there, driving more traffic to corporate websites and blogs than all other social networks. It’s also one of the fastest growing networks with 3 million businesses having company pages and over 50% of companies gaining new customers through LinkedIn.
View Details

The following courses have no set date(s) yet. Please register your interest by contacting us.

£79.00

Google AdWords for Business Owners

The one day course is a hands on chance to understand the basics of using Google Adwords to promote any aspect of your business.
View Details
£59.00

Making your Website work for you

An effective website is a critical part of any business’ armoury in this increasingly connected online world. Not only is it expected that you will have one, but visitors make a subjective decision about you and your products or services within seconds of arriving. There is no point in attracting hordes of visitors to your website if what they see when they get there turns them off! We will show you how to make the right decisions about your website, and how to implement for the minimum amount of time and money.
View Details
November 20, 2017£129.00

Marketing Action Plan Workshop

Join us on this highly interactive and effective workshop where you’ll get to create your own, unique marketing action plan. Working with one of the region’s leading marketing guru’s, Teresa Carnall of TBC Marketing, you’ll be able to tap into Teresa’s vast marketing experience to create a workable and effective marketing action plan.
View Details
£79.00

Photography for Business – Learn to capture professional images for your Business

Learn how to style, create and edit pictures for you and your business. In this fun, engaging and informative Photography for Business workshop we will also be sharing many tips and tricks of the trade. From the basics of using a digital camera to the lighting techniques you will need to enable you to capture high quality product images for commercial, website and editorial use.
View Details
£59.00

Sales – Win More Business

Discover the Selling and Influencing Techniques Used by the World’s Top Sales Performers. From the first few seconds of the sales meeting, whether in person or on the phone, you are building a relationship with the buyer – and they are deciding whether, or not, they will do business with you.
View Details
£79.00

Using NLP for Sales Success

This one day course is designed for people tasked with selling their company’s products or services and will help participants to understand the principals of NLP (Neuro linguistic programming) and how they can be applied to improve the client relationship and enhance the sales process. Using practical NLP techniques to develop rapport and connect with buyers, identifying the prospects communication style and talking in their own language, together with strategies for creating a mind set for sales success – this workshop is a must for today’s sales professionals looking to ‘up their game’. NLP gives participants a powerful range of tools and techniques for understanding and influencing thought and behaviour. It offers the ability to bring fast, positive change in any area of life and provides the skills to achieve maximum outcomes and goals in the minimum amount of time.
View Details
Management/Business Development
November 23, 2017£39.00

Great Telephone Skills for Business

If you want professionally trained, confident and competent staff this is the telephone skills course for them. This half day workshop will teach the 5 essentials of outstanding telephone communication. After the course delegates will know how to project a confident and competent company image over the phone and how to deal with difficult calls.
View Details

The following courses have no set date(s) yet. Please register your interest by contacting us.

£59.00

Building a Collaborative Team

Unless a business has been established as a “Life Style Business”, there will come a point when we need to grow; to move beyond the restrictions of our own time and skills.  This is a daunting task for many as there is a balance between the desire to increase earnings but a fear associated with increased costs.  This workshop will examine the steps and stages of creating a collaborative team to enable growth
View Details
£79.00

Culture – Taking your Business to the next Level

What is the culture of your business? Do things get done on time, every time or are deadlines more flexible? Do you believe in having fun, or is it more serious? Every business has a culture, as does every family. Culture is the (usually) unspoken beliefs about ‘how things work around here’, and is often what enables or prevents a business from achieving their goals, or moving to the next level. This course will help you to understand what to do to build a successful culture for your business. It is both practical and participative, with a real focus on putting the learning into practice.
View Details
£59.00

Develop Loyal, Happy Customers with Outstanding Customer Service

t is said that a person who has experienced good service will tell at least one other person, one who has been treated poorly will tell ten others. We can ALL relate this as everyone of us is someone else’s customer. In today’s competitive world, it is increasingly important to deliver outstanding customer service and create an experience which brings your customers back again and again.
View Details
£79.00

Effective Change for the Small Business

Change is constant and necessary for your business to grow and develop but it can be disruptive - fact! Badly delivered change is costly - fact! And everyone wants to avoid bad cost right? Delegates who have attended this course have learnt how to plan for and deliver their change right first time by using simple techniques that can be used time and time again.
View Details
£79.00

Emotional Intelligence for Managers

Why do some highly qualified and apparently capable managers produce less successful outcomes than other seemingly less qualified individuals? The answer often lies in their levels of Emotional Intelligence. In today’s world, we now understand that EQ is just as important in the workplace as IQ. The softer skills of empathy, self-awareness and encouragement are now recognised as important leadership skills which enhance team performance and results.
View Details
£59.00

Essential Toolkit for First Time Managers

Congratulations, you have just been promoted to a Manager! Once the excitement of the promotion wears off, does the FEAR set in? How will you deal with challenges of managing people? Are you equipped with the skill set for success or are you just expecting to ‘muddle through’? Or – Do you have a team member who has just been newly promoted, but has no experience or training in management skills?
View Details
£59.00

Exporting – How to open up overseas markets for your Business

The Exporting workshop is aimed at both new and existing exporters of products and services. One of the main barriers to trading overseas is a fear of entering markets which are far away both geographically and culturally. This course is primarily focused on taking away the “fear” factor and giving businesses the ability and confidence to sell overseas. We will look at how companies who do not yet trade internationally can set up and sell abroad successfully. We will also provide a reference point for current exporters to identify avenues that they have not yet explored.
View Details
£79.00

Problem Solving a Systematic Approach

Problem Solving: Many of us are confused when faced with a complex situation, with substantial amounts of information, different options and solutions. As a result we either put off making a decision or make the wrong decisions to our regret or to the cost of our business.
View Details
£36.00

Time Management & Prioritising

Would you like to achieve MORE in LESS time? This workshop will help you master your time and reduce stress.
View Details
Personal Development

 

The following courses have no set date(s) yet. Please register your interest by contacting us.

£139.00

Building Resilience and Mental Toughness

This Building Resilience and Mental Toughness course is designed for people who are determined to develop their mindset and attitudes which can help them to move forward in any situation: either positive - keeping focus on the goals, or frustrating - to stay resilient and perform to the upper range of their talents and skills.
View Details
£79.00

Building your Confidence in Business

A full day Building your Confidence in Business workshop that covers psychological perception of confidence and includes practical exercises to enhance each participant’s confidence – either for new challenges or for an everyday feeling of being more confident and comfortable in any situation.
View Details
£79.00

Create Clear Goals

Stress is omnipresent in our lives and we are so used to this fact, thinking about its negative effects. What if stress is the driving force which can be helping, not damaging? During this workshop you will learn how to create clear goals in your personal and work life.
View Details
£59.00

Inner Confidence

Your confidence makes you shine, you perform at your best, and are more likely to make the right choices and decisions. Feeling confident helps you achieve any height in business or your personal life. This mini Inner Confidence workshop will help you tap into your inner confidence.
View Details
£51.00

No Stress in my Life

Stress is omnipresent in our lives and we are so used to this fact, thinking about its negative effects. What if stress is the driving force which can be helping, not damaging?
View Details
Human Resources
January 18, 2018£59.00

Train the Trainer

This intensive 1 day course enables you to effectively and confidently deliver high impact on-the-job training. This workshop provides guidance on the effective planning and delivery of training in in workplace situations. The practical and interactive format enables individuals to develop their skills and confidence in a supportive environment and ensures the successful transfer of new skills into the workplace.
View Details

The following courses have no set date(s) yet. Please register your interest by contacting us.

Appraisals – How to make them a pain free and enjoyable process

As a busy manager, you’ll understand the importance of maintaining positive relationships with your employees. You will also be aware of how time consuming managing poor performance or attitude can be too. Carried out in a structured way, the performance appraisal is an important tool in developing and maintaining good relationships at work. Appraising employees carefully and working with them to set work based goals can result in a dramatic increase in “buy in” and performance at work. The key is to ensure that your appraisals are carried out regularly and effectively and this course is packed with ideas on how to make the process not only useful but actually quite enjoyable too!
View Details
£49.00

Keeping up with the Employment Law

An introduction to Employment Law and best HR practice for small business owners. This course will also serve as a useful refresher for those who would welcome the chance to top up their knowledge. The course will take participants through the steps they need to take to ensure that their people practices are fair and compliant with current employment legislation; from recruitment through to the end of the employment relationship. It will help them to anticipate and deal with tricky employment issues such as disciplinaries and managing sickness absence. The course will also take a look forward at forthcoming employment legislation that employers need to prepare for in 2017.
View Details
January 18, 2018£59.00

Train the Trainer

This intensive 1 day course enables you to effectively and confidently deliver high impact on-the-job training. This workshop provides guidance on the effective planning and delivery of training in in workplace situations. The practical and interactive format enables individuals to develop their skills and confidence in a supportive environment and ensures the successful transfer of new skills into the workplace.
View Details
Health & Safety
November 7, 2017£110.00

Personal Licence – Level 2 Award

Anyone applying for a Personal Licence to sell alcohol by retail needs to hold a recognised qualification, the Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders. Licensees also need to make sure that their staff are properly trained so they can work responsibly and within the law. This one-day course covers the syllabus set by Government and is accredited by Highfield ABC.
View Details
November 14, 2017£55.00

Food Safety in Catering – Level 2 Award

This Level 2 Food Safety Award (formerly called the Basic Food Hygiene Certificate) is designed to give food handlers an appreciation of good hygiene practices. Assessment is through a multiple choice exam at the end of the course. The course is suitable for all food handlers, including those new to the industry.
View Details
January 24, 2018£69.00

Emergency First Aid at Work

This one day course includes both theory and practical sessions and will cover basic lifesaving first aid and workplace health and safety regulations. It is ideal for ‘nominated’ persons responsible for the First Aid provision in smaller low risk businesses or for people who provide support to qualified First Aiders in larger organisations and those with more complex risks.
View Details
March 21, 2018£40.00

Food Safety in Catering – Level 2 Award Refresher Course

The course covers recent developments and legislative changes as well as revising the key points of the full Level 2 Award.
View Details
April 17, 2018£69.00

Emergency First Aid at Work

This one day course includes both theory and practical sessions and will cover basic lifesaving first aid and workplace health and safety regulations. It is ideal for ‘nominated’ persons responsible for the First Aid provision in smaller low risk businesses or for people who provide support to qualified First Aiders in larger organisations and those with more complex risks.
View Details
May 16, 2018£55.00

Food Safety in Catering – Level 2 Award

This Level 2 Food Safety Award (formerly called the Basic Food Hygiene Certificate) is designed to give food handlers an appreciation of good hygiene practices. Assessment is through a multiple choice exam at the end of the course. The course is suitable for all food handlers, including those new to the industry.
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July 10, 2018£69.00

Emergency First Aid at Work

This one day course includes both theory and practical sessions and will cover basic lifesaving first aid and workplace health and safety regulations. It is ideal for ‘nominated’ persons responsible for the First Aid provision in smaller low risk businesses or for people who provide support to qualified First Aiders in larger organisations and those with more complex risks.
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£79.00

Finance for the Small Business Owner

Finance for the Small Business Owner: Many business owners / managers see a set of annual accounts as necessary for the Inland Revenue or the Bank Manager. Our accountants prepare a set of accounts, which reflect the profit (or loss) our business has made. Annual accounts also tell us the financial state of our business. Understanding these accounts is essential for the future survival of our business. Using the information provided can improve business performance and hence profits.
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£79.00

Managing Finances, Budgets and Increasing Profits

Manage a budget - This is about taking ownership of and being responsible for a budget for a defined area or activity of work. It initially involves preparing, submitting and agreeing a budget for a set operating period. It also involves monitoring actual performance against the agreed budget and taking necessary action in response to identified variances and any unforeseen developments.
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IT

 

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£59.00

Microsoft Excel – Tricks and Trips

Would you like to improve your Microsoft Excel skills?  Come along to this one day Microsoft Excel course - it’s packed full of Excel Tricks & Tips!
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£79.00

Microsoft Publisher – Learn to create flyers and posters

The skills and knowledge gained during this Microsoft Publisher course will allow you to create professional high quality publications and marketing materials for your business, such as newsletters, brochures, flyers, menus, labels, banners, etc. Although this course is being delivered using Publisher 2010, you will easily be able to transfer the knowledge gained to Publisher 2007 or 2013.
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£79.00

Microsoft Word – Advanced

Microsoft Word - Level 3 is designed for Microsoft Word users who are keen to extend their understanding and knowledge of the software beyond basic document creation.
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£79.00

Producing exciting presentations with Prezi

Prezi is an exciting cloud based software that allows you to create and share ideas. The stunning website is used instead of PowerPoint for creating presentations, story-telling, thought showering or mind mapping. Prezi doesn’t work with slides, but with an endless canvas that allows you to share your ideas visually. You’ll gain the skills and knowledge needed to build powerful, fabulous Prezi presentations that will inspire and engage your audience.
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