BUSINESS TRAINING

Scroll down the page to see both one-off courses as well as on-going longer term training opportunities



Business Courses provided by Government Funded organisations or Member Businesses.
Please contact the provider directly for more information as these courses are not run by Shrewsbury Business Chamber

Level 2 – Distance Learning Courses – Shrewsbury Colleges Group

Funded courses, subject to meeting certain criteria are offered in 22 level 2 NCFE CACHE Courses, in Health and Business Subjects.To find out more, if your are eligible or to see the wide range of courses on offer click below.

Our NCFE/CACHE courses range from 4 – 16 weeks in duration dependent on the number of modules per course  and learners may enrol throughout the academic year, but may only complete one course at a time due to funding.

Click here to learn more https://www.scg.ac.uk/our-courses/distance-learning

Part-Time Courses – Shrewsbury Colleges Group

Shrewsbury Colleges Group have a large choice of part-time day and evening courses, no matter what your goals are whether you want to retrain, gain professional qualifications to develop your career, get back into education or learn something just for fun. These classes include a wide range of subjects from AAT and Bookkeeping to Spanish lessons to basic plastering to introduction to plumbing. Some students qualify for having all tuition, exams and material fees funded by the government.

Click here to learn more

https://www.scg.ac.uk/our-courses/part-time

Functional Skills Courses in Maths & English – Shrewsbury Colleges Group

The College offers free functional skills Maths and English Levels 1 and 2. Students must be over 19 yrs and meet some other criteria to be eligible. 

The courses are designed for distance e-learning study.  Learners can access their course in the workplace, at home or anywhere they have an internet connection.  The course can be accessed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, making it the ideal course for most workers and/or those who would struggle to attend a classroom-based course.

On average it takes 3-6 months to complete the course and exams. Learners are allocated a personal tutor who will support them through their course and prepare them for their exams.  Contact with the tutor is via email, telephone or 1:1 sessions on Teams.  After successfully passing their exams, learners will receive a City and Guilds certificate

To learn more about eligibility click here

For Maths              For English

On-going funded programme for 50yrs+ age group
who have a small business, start up business or about to start.

Silverpreneurs® is a co-operative of business experts and has been set up as part of a drive to boost Shropshire’s economy by tapping into the skills and experience of older people who have small or start-up businesses and pay council tax or business rates to Shropshire Council.

Silverpreneurs® will provide a structured programme of support, ideas, information and inspiration for those aged over 50 who are setting up or revitalising their business enterprises.

The exclusive new service is fully funded by the Marches Growth Hub Shropshire

For further details please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk

Link: https://silverpreneurs-ltd.com/

Tuesday 7th September 2021 9.30-10.30am: Goal Setting Masterclass

Time to Make it Happen! Make It Happen with Zebra PR is a series of 8 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-it-happen-with-zebra-pr-tickets-160970588363

Wednesday 8th September 2021 10am-4pm: Goal Setting Day

This is a series of five high-vibe, exciting VIP days aimed to take your mindset and your business to the next level. There will be a maximum of 10 individuals enrolled to ensure maximum impact from these sessions.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/vip-days-to-level-up-your-business-and-mindset-tickets-163339307265

Wednesday 8th September 2021 9.30-10.30am: UK GDPR & Home Working Risks

A topical insight into the current Cyber threats and the security measures that can be taken. This  is a series of 4 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/protecting-your-business-from-cyber-criminals-tickets-161822185513 

Tuesday 14th September 2021 9.30-10.30am: Mastering Your Mindset

Time to Make it Happen! Make It Happen with Zebra PR is a series of 8 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-it-happen-with-zebra-pr-tickets-160970588363

Wednesday 15th September 2021 9.30-10.30am: Need for Cyber Security & Cyber Threats

A topical insight into the current Cyber threats and the security measures that can be taken. This  is a series of 4 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/protecting-your-business-from-cyber-criminals-tickets-161822185513 

Tuesday 21st September 2021 8am-10am: The Freedom Workshop

Are you looking for more personal freedom and a more valuable business? If so, then this seminar is for you!

Maximizing the value of your business today puts you in control of your future. You could sell for a premium or continue growing knowing you are building a valuable asset for the future. In this seminar, we will reveal the eight factors that drive the bulk of your company’s value.

Shane Stark – Presenter

Tuesday 21st September 2021 9.30-10.30am: Audit Your Offer

Time to Make it Happen! Make It Happen with Zebra PR is a series of 8 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-it-happen-with-zebra-pr-tickets-160970588363

Wednesday 22nd September 2021 9.30-10.30am: Cyber Security Measures

A topical insight into the current Cyber threats and the security measures that can be taken. This  is a series of 4 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/protecting-your-business-from-cyber-criminals-tickets-161822185513 

Tuesday 28th September 2021 9.30-10.30am: Relationship Marketing

Time to Make it Happen! Make It Happen with Zebra PR is a series of 8 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-it-happen-with-zebra-pr-tickets-160970588363

Wednesday 29nd September 2021 9.30-10.30am: Achieving Cyber Essentials & Benefits

A topical insight into the current Cyber threats and the security measures that can be taken. This  is a series of 4 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/protecting-your-business-from-cyber-criminals-tickets-161822185513 

Tuesday 5th October 2021 9.30-10.30am: Make Your Business Magnetic

Time to Make it Happen! Make It Happen with Zebra PR is a series of 8 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-it-happen-with-zebra-pr-tickets-160970588363

Wednesday 6th October 2021 10am-4pm: Show Your Stripes Day

This is a series of five high-vibe, exciting VIP days aimed to take your mindset and your business to the next level. There will be a maximum of 10 individuals enrolled to ensure maximum impact from these sessions.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/vip-days-to-level-up-your-business-and-mindset-tickets-163339307265

Tuesday 12th October 2021 9.30-10.30am: Conquering Christmas 2021

Time to Make it Happen! Make It Happen with Zebra PR is a series of 8 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-it-happen-with-zebra-pr-tickets-160970588363

Wednesday 13th October 2021 9.30-10.30am: The Freedom Workshop

Are you looking for more personal freedom and a more valuable business? If so, then this seminar is for you!

Maximizing the value of your business today puts you in control of your future. You could sell for a premium or continue growing knowing you are building a valuable asset for the future. In this seminar, we will reveal the eight factors that drive the bulk of your company’s value.

Shane Stark – Presenter

To book: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/166618832413

Tuesday 19th October 2021 9.30-10.30am: Make It Happen

Time to Make it Happen! Make It Happen with Zebra PR is a series of 8 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-it-happen-with-zebra-pr-tickets-160970588363

Tuesday 26th October 2021 9.30-10.30am: New Year Planning

Time to Make it Happen! Make It Happen with Zebra PR is a series of 8 FREE webinars.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-it-happen-with-zebra-pr-tickets-160970588363

Wednesday 3rd November 2021 10am-4pm: Mindset & Marketing Day

This is a series of five high-vibe, exciting VIP days aimed to take your mindset and your business to the next level. There will be a maximum of 10 individuals enrolled to ensure maximum impact from these sessions.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/vip-days-to-level-up-your-business-and-mindset-tickets-163339307265

Wednesday 1st December 2021 10am-4pm: Taking Action Day

This is a series of five high-vibe, exciting VIP days aimed to take your mindset and your business to the next level. There will be a maximum of 10 individuals enrolled to ensure maximum impact from these sessions.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/vip-days-to-level-up-your-business-and-mindset-tickets-163339307265

Wednesday 5th January 2022 10am-4pm: The Zebra Guide to Growth on Instagram

This is a series of five high-vibe, exciting VIP days aimed to take your mindset and your business to the next level. There will be a maximum of 10 individuals enrolled to ensure maximum impact from these sessions.

More details and to book please visit the Marches Growth Hub Website
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/events/

BOOK: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/vip-days-to-level-up-your-business-and-mindset-tickets-163339307265