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Chamber Business Training

Chamber Business Training has earned the prestigious title of being the ‘Largest Business Training Chamber in the UK.’ It stands as a leading provider of business training and extends its reach to both national and international clients.
We have a long and successful history in upskilling and empowering professional development in East Lancashire. Since 2003, we have enhanced the abilities of more than 9000 individuals through our training courses.

Call us on 01254 356442 or email to learn more.

Recognised for our outstanding reputation, we offer a range of comprehensive and highly practical business training courses and development solutions geared to the demands and needs of today’s rapidly evolving business landscape, delivered to businesses and individuals through our team of experienced trainers and industry experts.

Business Training Courses We Offer

We’re proud to offer our students flexible learning options when it comes to our training courses, including:

– Bespoke training packages

– In-company training

– Workshops

– Short courses

– Accredited qualifications

Above all, we’re dedicated to ensuring the highest standards of training quality, and helping you to gain professional recognition.

Over the last 15 years, the Chamber has been making great strides in developing a commercial training portfolio. Our training courses are designed to equip professionals with the necessary skills to advance their careers.

Our CIPS Business Training is recognised as a UK leader in procurement and supply chain management training, awarded CIPS Centre of Excellence specialising in Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) qualifications.

We offer all levels from CIPS Level 3 Certificate in Procurement and Supply through to the Level 6 Professional Diploma.

Our Microsoft Office training courses accommodate individuals of all levels and requirements, covering applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook and more. Delivered by expert Microsoft trainers who are adept at tailoring course content to meet your specific needs. We provide training on the most recent iterations of Microsoft software, which includes the latest updates of Microsoft 365 plans.

Chamber Business Training offers courses to develop your self-awareness and personal leadership skills. Our flagship Leadership programme covers essential topics, such as personality profiling, 360 feedback, emotional intelligence, people skills, motivation, handling difficult situations, and performance appraisals. We also provide one-day courses on diverse leadership themes, including Introduction to Supervisor Management, Effective Performance Appraisals, and Coaching Skills for Team Leaders, catering to all levels.

The Chamber’s specialist International Trade Team provides training courses and seminars, covering vital topics for businesses engaged in overseas trade. These include international quoting and selling, understanding and completing export documentation, managing and operating letters of credit, why and how to use Intercoms® Rules 2020, HM Revenue and Customs legislation, and more. Explore our complete range of International Trade Training courses here.

Chamber business training courses and seminars on low carbon and sustainability provide guidance on calculating your carbon footprint, developing carbon reduction plans, and lowering energy costs. We also assist businesses in their journey towards net zero and B Corp certification. Through our renowned green rose programme, businesses can adopt established environmental management systems in line with ISO 14001, ISO 14005, BS 8555, or EMAS standards.

Looking to enhance your skills in marketing and social media and stay ahead in the ever-changing digital landscape? Our comprehensive half-day and full-day training courses cover everything from Marketing Fundamentals to Social Media for Business. Acquire the latest industry tools and techniques, harness the power of platforms like LinkedIn and social media and propel your business towards growth and success.

Improve your team’s performance and customer satisfaction with our Sales and Customer Service training courses. Our Sales Masterclass equips your team with skills and strategies to close deals and exceed targets. While our Customer Service Excellence training hones effective communication techniques, negotiation skills, and the ability to foster lasting customer relationships. Our courses combine industry expertise with practical strategies, providing your team with the tools for success, and a significant positive impact on your bottom line.

Are you seeking to enhance your workplace performance and productivity through the development of interpersonal skills? Explore our comprehensive selection of business training courses that cover a variety of areas including Presentation Skills, Coaching, Telephone Techniques, and Time Management.

Discover our range of quality & health and safety courses designed to equip you with essential knowledge and skills for ensuring a secure working environment. Our training programmes cover a diverse array of topics, such as Lifting with Slings, Root Cause Analysis (RCA), Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA), Forklift Truck (FLT) operation, Fire Marshal Training, and NEBOSH certification, all aimed at reducing risks and promoting healthier and safer workplaces.