Training and development

Training and development is not only key to keeping your staff motivated, but also essential to improving your overall business efficiency.  At North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce we offer a comprehensive support package to develop the skills of your workforce and improve the overall performance of your business.

We offer a year round calendar of popular training course and can also offer bespoke courses, tailored to your specific needs.

See below for details of our upcoming courses and if you have any specific training requirements please contact us.

Creating Great Content For Social Media

February 28, 2019 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Grow your online network while promoting your brand, goods, and services to potential clients by creating engaging content for your social media channels like Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook. Learn what content is best to market your services and what content works best on each platform. This social media content creation course is packed with useful information to transform the way you interact online.

Price: Members: £69; Affiliate Members £89; Non-Members £99

Contact: Chamber Training Team Email: training@lancschamber.co.uk; Or by telephone 01253 347063

Google Analytics for Business

February 28, 2019 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

This full-day course will delve into ways to use Google Analytics to gather more meaningful data, analyze it better and make your website perform higher and more visible to searches online. From setting up tracking to speeding up your site and benchmarking your website data, this course will help you to be found by more potential clients who search online!

Price: Members: £139; Affiliate: £169; Non-Members: £189

Contact: Chamber Training Team 01253 3347063- or Email: Training@Lancschamber.co.uk

Converting Website Visitors Into Customers

February 28, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Make the most of your website visitors by turning them into paying customers. Gain positive referrals and repeat business by creating a smooth, easy, and enjoyable experience for your website visitors. Your business website can be easily transformed into a money-making machine and this course will show you how!

Price: Members: £69; Affiliate Members £89; Non-Members £99

Contact: Chamber Training Team Email: training@lancschamber.co.uk; Or by telephone 01253 347063

WordPress Essentials For Business

March 7, 2019 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Wordpress Essentials for Business is a one day course designed for anyone in business who is tasked with adding, editing, or updating the company WordPress website. You can learn to build and/or take proper care and maintenance of your company website without outside help, with this training! Members £139; Affiliates £169; Non-Members £189

Price: Members: £139; Affiliate: £169; Non-Members: £189

Contact: Chamber Training Team Email: training@lancschamber.co.uk; Or by telephone 01253 347063

Growing Your Business With Twitter & LinkedIn

March 8, 2019 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Properly use Twitter and LinkedIn & watch your business grow! Apply best practice for posting content, making connections, building and sustaining a dynamic web presence for your organisation. Make the most of your social media channels with this one-day Social Media training course. Price: Members £139; Affiliate £169; Non-Members £199

Price: Members: £139; Affiliate Members £169; Non-Members £189

Contact: Chamber Training Team Email: training@lancschamber.co.uk; Or by telephone 01253 347063

Writing Copy That Sells!

March 15, 2019 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Develop copy writing marketing skills for yourself or that of your team with our Writing Copy That Sells! course. Reach new and existing clients with effective language and style. They will be writing copy in a way to sell your goods and services while avoiding sector-specific jargon that might turn prospective clients away.

Price: Members: £69; Affiliate: £89; Non-Members: £99

Contact: Chamber Training Team Email: training@lancschamber.co.uk; Or by telephone 01253 347063

Digital Marketing Masterclass

March 20, 2019 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Determine your message, find your audience, and then learn how to put together the ultimate digital marketing plan that is perfectly consistent with your organisational goals which represents your voice to your audience! This half-day course will be fun, relaxed and supportive to help delegates retain the most from the valuable marketing training material presented.

Price: Members: £69; Affiliate: £89; Non-Members: £99

Contact: Chamber Training Team Email: training@lancschamber.co.uk; Or by telephone 01253 347063

Winning Bids and Tenders: The Fundamentals

April 10, 2019 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Bid for contracts across all sizes and sectors with absolute confidence and assurance while saving loads of time and confusion in preparing your bid. This workshop is designed to provide you with skills and tools to adopt, adapt and apply when writing your next successful bid. Open up a world of opportunities as you learn to write winning bids and tenders with this one-day course. Members: £139; Affiliate: £169; Non-Member: £189

Price: Members: £139; Affiliate: £169; Non-Members: £189

Contact: Chamber Training Team Email: training@lancschamber.co.uk; Or by telephone 01253 347063

Paid Search Strategies: Get Web Customers Fast!

April 11, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Learn the essentials of Pay-per-click (PPC) strategies and techniques for search engines, Social Media ads, and other websites to top up your Digital Marketing strategy and to make the most of your Pay-per-click spend. Get your product or service in front of the customer no matter where they might be online and place PPC ads like a pro resulting in web traffic you need, right now!

Price: Members: £69; Affiliate Members £89; Non-Members £99

Contact: Chamber Training Team Email: training@lancschamber.co.uk; Or by telephone 01253 347063

SEO: Get Found In Google By Customers

April 11, 2019 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

SEO is the antidote to GDPR - Your potential clients search Google when they want your products or services - Do you show up first in their search or are your competitors devouring all those queries? This half-day​ course will enable your organisation to properly compete for new business by providing SEO tools to "Get You Found in Google By Customers" - No "consent" required when your prospect contacts you for business! Price: Members £69; Affiliate £89; Non-Members £99

Price: Members: £69; Affiliate Members £89; Non-Members £99

Contact: Chamber Training Team Email: training@lancschamber.co.uk; Or by telephone 01253 347063