Training Courses for Watford Chamber Members

Working in partnership to improve business skills. As the economy continues to improve and competition increases it is essential to invest in your most valuable asset – the people who work for you!

Do your staff have the necessary skills & confidence to achieve your business goals and grow with your business, could they be more effective? These are all questions that businesses should be asking – do you have a strategy to meet this?

Partners in Business have been working in partnership with Watford & West Herts Chamber of Commerce for over 15 years to provide high quality, cost effective business training in Watford to Chamber members. They have experience of working with a wide variety of organisations ranging from SME’s through to local & national government organisations throughout the UK and overseas.

Courses are run with small groups to ensure that individual delegate needs can be identified & addressed to ensure learning is effectively transferred to the workplace. Delegates are also offered a free email helpline enabling them to raise any queries they may have following attendance at one of their courses for up to 6 months.

All their courses can tailored to your specific needs and run on your own premises or individual members of your staff can attend one of their locally run open courses listed below.

As a Chamber member you are entitled to a significant discount of their normal daily rate. For further information just give Partners in Business a call on 01923 835981 to discuss your requirements. A comprehensive list of course outlines can be seen on their website at www.partners-in-business.co.uk, but remember content can be altered to meet your own unique needs.

Courses held in Watford

£140.00 (+VAT) per delegate per day

Watford & West Herts Chamber members £115.00 (+VAT)


Assertive Communication Skills

Dealing with Difficult People

Interview & Selection Skills

Management / Supervisory Skills

Performance Management & Feedback Skills

Time Management

Train The Trainer

Effective Customer Care

Selling Skills

Tailored Modular Courses (4-5 days duration run over a 3-6 month period) We have found that by offering tailored modular courses which can deliver a range of skills to your staff over a 3 to 6 month period in 3 -6 day or half day modules depending on your requirement.

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For more details visit: www.partners-in-business.co.uk

Tel: 01923 835981 / Email: info@partners-in-business.co.uk

Upcoming Member Events

October 4, 2019
October 7, 2019
  • Preparing your website for Google in 2020 and beyond- Chamber Event

    October 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Watford Colosseum, Rickmansworth Rd, Watford WD17 3JN, UK

    This session will be run by Tom Shurville from Distinctly Digital  
    About this Event  
    What you will learn from this session: 
    * The key changes to Google over the last 12 months  
    * How you need to adapt your digital marketing strategy in light of these changes  
    * A look at how Google could change in 2020 and beyond  
    * 5 key tips for getting more traffic from Watford and the surrounding areas  

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October 8, 2019
  • The Future of Watford- Chamber Event

    October 8, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Florist Watford, 65-67 High St, Watford WD17 2DJ, UK

    This session will be run by The Mayor, Peter Taylor

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October 9, 2019
  • Communication and Message Building- Chamber Event

    October 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    tbc

    This session will be run by Susanna from Parachute Communication  
    About this Event  
    1. Having difficulty getting your message across? 
    2. Not sure what your message really is?  
    3. Being driven bonkers by 'content advice'? 
    Getting your message across is fundamental to attracting (and keeping) your customers. This course is designed to help you identify and build your particular set of messages for use across all your communication activity.  
    Your messages come direct from your business - what you do for your customers, how and why. This is your brand translated into engaging messages to attract your customers. On your website, in social media posts, through blogs, at networking events...  
    That's what this Communication & Message-Building course is all about. You'll leave the course understanding how to: 
    1. Identify your individual messages.  
    2. Create consistent, relevant and coherent messaging for internal and external use.  
    3. Develop an efficient process of communicating your messages.

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  • Fit 4 Funding- Chamber Event

    October 9, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    The Pump House, Watford WD17 2JP, UK

    This session will be run by Sharon Gaffney from the Pump House
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October 10, 2019
  • Outsourcing and developing business strategy tools to grow your business- Chamber Event

    October 10, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    tbc

    This session will be run by Mercer and Hole Chartered Accountants  
    About this Event  
    Outsourcing for your business  
     
    • The seminar is designed to inform you of how outsourcing your business can save you time and money, enabling you to focus on what is important to you and growing your business.  
     
    Tom Dinwiddy, Director of Outsourcing and Business Advisory has a strong commercial background in both industry and practice. He lends his experience of implementing business and finance strategy and in building and leading teams to drive the service provision. Specifically, Tom offers experience of Group reporting, financial planning and analysis, treasury and cash flow management, establishing financial processes and controls, mergers and acquisitions, IPOs, systems implementation and improvement and shared service centre set up and optimisation, as well as excellent management and leadership skills.  
     
    The seminar will cover:  
     
    When and when not to outsource – key decision factors  
     
    How to grow your business through outsourcing  
     
    What digital platform to use?  
     
    The future of Outsourcing  
     
     
    Business Strategy – unlocking business potential  

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  • Export Clinic- Chamber Event

    October 10, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    tbc

    This session will be run by ProHal Chartered Accountants and Jennings International

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October 11, 2019
October 18, 2019
  • Metro Bank Watford Networking - Chamber Event

    October 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Metro bank, 113 High St, Watford WD17 2DQ, UK

    Watford & West Herts Chamber and Metro Bank Watford invite you to join us at our regular networking event held at the new Metro Bank store in Watford High Street.

    Free of charge including light refreshments, fruit and the odd surprise or two.

    Sixty plus attendees at all of the last events with excellent feedback regarding new business opportunities and connections make this event one that is not to be missed.

    If you would like the opportunity for a 1 minute pitch please email Saffron at saffron@watford-chamber.co.uk

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November 1, 2019
  • MetroBank Borehamwood Networking Event- Chamber Event

    November 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Borehamwood Shopping Park Unit 3E, Theobald Street Borehamwood WD6 4PR

    Please Join us at our brand new for 2019 networking event at Metro Bank Borehamwood!

    Free of charge including light refreshments.

    If you would like the opportunity for a 1 minute pitch please email Saffron at saffron@watford-chamber.co.uk

    Early booking essential.
    Please click here to book

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November 15, 2019
  • Metro Bank Watford Networking - Chamber Event

    November 15, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Metro bank, 113 High St, Watford WD17 2DQ, UK

    Watford & West Herts Chamber and Metro Bank Watford invite you to join us at our regular networking event held at the new Metro Bank store in Watford High Street.

    Free of charge including light refreshments, fruit and the odd surprise or two.

    Sixty plus attendees at all of the last events with excellent feedback regarding new business opportunities and connections make this event one that is not to be missed.

    If you would like the opportunity for a 1 minute pitch please email Saffron at saffron@watford-chamber.co.uk

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December 6, 2019
  • MetroBank Borehamwood Networking Event- Chamber Event

    December 6, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Borehamwood Shopping Park Unit 3E, Theobald Street Borehamwood WD6 4PR

    Please Join us at our brand new for 2019 networking event at Metro Bank Borehamwood!

    Free of charge including light refreshments.

    If you would like the opportunity for a 1 minute pitch please email Saffron at saffron@watford-chamber.co.uk

    Early booking essential.
    Please click here to book

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December 20, 2019
  • Metro Bank Watford Networking - Chamber Event

    December 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Metro bank, 113 High St, Watford WD17 2DQ, UK

    Watford & West Herts Chamber and Metro Bank Watford invite you to join us at our regular networking event held at the new Metro Bank store in Watford High Street.

    Free of charge including light refreshments, fruit and the odd surprise or two.

    Sixty plus attendees at all of the last events with excellent feedback regarding new business opportunities and connections make this event one that is not to be missed.

    If you would like the opportunity for a 1 minute pitch please email Saffron at saffron@watford-chamber.co.uk

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