We run a programme of half-day and full-day workshops to help upskill your staff. These are held at Maylands Business Centre by professional trainers and cover a wide range of business topics.

Click on the titles below to see the course outlines. If there is another topic that you would like to see covered, please get in touch.

To book places on our workshops, please email or call 01442 531002.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Please be aware that due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we have postponed our workshop schedule below until further notice. If you would like further information or help in finding suitable training, please contact us and we will do our best to help.

Workshop schedule

Schedule of workshops at the Maylands Business Centre
Course title When Cost
 Introduction to social media (PDF 131KB) 15 September 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT)
 SEO - why pay someone when you can do it yourself? (PDF 108KB) 16 September 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT)
 LinkedIn and Twitter - from follows and likes to handshakes (PDF 178KB) 23 September 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT) 
 Email marketing that works (PDF 179KB) 24 September 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT) 
 Writing skills for business (PDF 160KB) 29 September 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT) 
 Make the most of your time at work (PDF 171KB) 6 October 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT) 
 Developing your management style using coaching (PDF 172KB) 6 October 2020 (1.30pm to 4.30pm) £65 (plus VAT) 
 How to improve your website, marketing and sales using Google Analytics (PDF 166KB) 14 October 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT) 
 Finance for non-financial managers - basic (PDF 128KB) 21 October 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT) 
 Finance for non-financial managers - intermediate (PDF 73KB) 21 October 2020 (1.30pm to 4.30pm) £65 (plus VAT)
 Starting out - help for your own business (PDF 131KB) 22 October 2020 (9.30am to 4.30pm) £130 (plus VAT)
 Practical project management (PDF 178KB) 4 November 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT)
 Sales made easy - discover what works (PDF 148KB) 5 November 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT)
 Marketing on a shoestring (PDF 91KB) 12 November 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT)
 Content marketing - building your business and reputation (PDF 165KB) 12 November 2020 (1.30pm to 4.30pm) £65 (plus VAT)
 Facebook advertising - an introduction (PDF 109KB) 17 November 2020 (9.30am to 12.30pm) £65 (plus VAT)

Warning signCoronavirus (COVID-19): We continue to provide services online and via telephone. However, we recognise that, in some cases, you will need an appointment with an officer so we offer limited pre-booked appointments at the Forum for urgent enquiries. You may experience longer waiting times or an online response due to increased demand on our services. Please call 01442 228000 and ask for the service you require. For council service updates and other advice, please see our COVID-19 page×