Training and Development

**Please Note: Due to the COVID-19 Virus all training for the Chamber will be carried via live ZOOM training until late May. Visit this ZOOM TUTORIAL link for a quick 3-step tutorial for accessing and using Zoom for training sessions**

Keep your staff engaged, motivated, and at peak performance with training and development through the North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce. With over 75 course titles across Business Management, Administration, Marketing, Sales, Communications, and Software Skills offered throughout the year, the Chamber training programme can develop the skills of your workforce and improve the overall performance and efficiency of your organisation.

We can affordably offer any of the courses found here on the website as in-house or bespoke training at a time, date, and location that is most convenient to your team and tailored to your specific needs.

See below for details of our upcoming courses. Please feel free to contact a member of our Training team for any specific training requirements you might have: training@lancschamber.co.ukTel: 01253 347063

Authorised Economic Operator – AEO Certification Training

April 21, 2020 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status is more relevant than ever to International Trade business and it will continue to be relevant whatever happens when we exit the EU. It streamlines your customs process whether an importer or exporter. But how does it work? Who can apply? How do we get the most out of AEO status? These questions and more will be answered on this one-day AEO certification training course in Preston. Members: £169; Affiliates: £189; Non-Members: £199

Price: Members: £169; Affiliate: £189; Non-Member: £199

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Contact: Chamber Training Team 01253 347063 or Email: Training@Lancschamber.co.uk

Introduction to Exporting Level 2 (BCC Accredited)

April 23, 2020 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Develop your team in the intricacies of Exporting procedures even if considering export for the first time. This course provides training for businesses make new sales overseas while avoiding costly mistakes due to incorrect information and approaches to exporting. Learn the requirements for documentation, an overview of country of origin, Incoterms and more in a single day of training. Members: £169; Affiliate £189; Non-Member £199

Price: Members: £169 + vat, Affiliate members: £189 + vat, Non members: £199 + vat

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Contact: Chamber Training Team 01253 347063 or Email: Training@Lancschamber.co.uk

Social Media Analytics : Measuring Your Performance

April 24, 2020 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Social Media analytics training course to learn how to access and dig into every last bit of data available from your Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn channels and significantly improve your marketing by proving what works and why. Measure, optimize, and improve through methods & custom monthly reports learned on this course. Members £69; Affiliates £89; Non-Members £99

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

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Contact: Chamber Training Team 01253 347063 or Email: Training@Lancschamber.co.uk

Communicate Effectively

April 28, 2020 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

It’s not what you say, but how you say it. Good communication can make good staff and management, absolutely exceptional. Discover effective communication methods and sharpen your skills to eliminate misunderstandings and encourage a healthy successful work environment with this half-day communication skills course. Open the lines of communication and watch daily tasks and projects go by smoothly! Members £69; Affiliates £89; Non-Members £99

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

Contact: Chamber Training Team 01253 347063 or Email: Training@Lancschamber.co.uk

Non Verbal Communication Skills Training

April 28, 2020 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Non verbal communication skills course to pro-actively use for an advantage in fostering connections and better communication to clients and colleagues in the workplace and in social settings. Whether conducting appraisals or selling to customers, we all sub consciously use & read body language, this non verbal communication skills course has been created to enable delegates to “listen” to other people’s signals and make the most of our own non verbal communication signals Members £69; Affiliates £89; Non-Members £99

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

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Contact: Chamber Training Team 01253 347063 or Email: Training@Lancschamber.co.uk

Fabulous Facebook Ads Training For Business

April 28, 2020 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Facebook ads training course to unlock the huge potential of the world’s largest marketing platform. Create successful Facebook business adverts & promotion and place your service or product in front of the exact potential client that is perfect for your offering. This Facebook training course for business will show you how to drill down precise metrics to find out what is working for your organisation and why. Members £69; Affiliates £89; Non-Members £99

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

Contact: Chamber Training Team 01253 347063 or Email: Training@Lancschamber.co.uk

Incredible Instagram For Business

April 28, 2020 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Instantly upgrade your Instagram account to Incredible with this half day Instagram for Business training course. Discover how to set up your Instagram profile effectively, build communities, post more professional pics, and master hashtags while growing and promoting your business through engaging content! Members £69; Affiliates £89; Non-Members £99

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

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Contact: Chamber Training Team 01253 347063 or Email: Training@Lancschamber.co.uk

Google Ads : Pay-Per-Click Academy

April 30, 2020 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Master the absolute essentials of this popular and effective ad platform. Learn cutting edge approaches to building and constructing campaigns, bid optimisation and keyword targeting that will drive more traffic to your website — and more revenue to your bottom line. Google Adwords Training Course. Members £139; Affiliates £169; Non-Members £189

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

Contact: Chamber Training Team 01253 347063 or Email: Training@Lancschamber.co.uk

Project Management Training : The Essentials

May 5, 2020 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

This project management training course provides a road map to completing your project properly - on time and under budget. By incorporating case studies, discussions, interactive exercises, and techniques for organising teams, tasks, and timelines, this one-day course provides delegates with a solid foundation in project management for business. Whether new to project management or experienced and in need of an "essentials top-up" this project management training course establishes best practices in maintenance, ongoing management, and execution of your project plan. Members £139; Affiliates £169; Non-Members £189

Price: Members: £139 + vat, Affiliate members: £169 + vat, Non-members: £189 + vat

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Contact: Chamber Training Team 01253 347063or Email: Training@Lancschamber.co.uk

Time Management & Prioritisation Skills Course

May 6, 2020 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Time management course to gain control of your busy work and social schedules adding productivity and establishing a work/life balance through important time related topics such as planning, setting goals, delegation and managing meetings among others. You have only 1440 minutes in a day - discover how to use them effectively with this one-day session! Members £139; Affiliates £169; Non-Members £189

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

Book online: Click here to book online

Contact: Chamber Training Team 01253 347063or Email: Training@Lancschamber.co.uk