Local support, training & events

There are thousands of individuals, private companies and public bodies offering their services to your business that will help you increase your skills, or the skills of your team.

Training courses offer a huge variety in the levels, methods and quality of training. Networking events and one-off trade events provide an alternative method of increasing skills through meeting other local business owners. You may prefer to learn on a one to one basis.

We have collated local information to make your search easier. The content in the searchable table below includes training courses, one-off events as well as organisations that provide services by appointment.

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  • Social Change UK Ltd - Mentoring
    Professional Advice
    n/a
    Appointment
    £60 per hour
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    At Client Site

    Training / Event summary:

    Marketing mentor service available to businesses and public sector

    Telephone: 01522 837250

    Website: www.social-change.co.uk

    Email: kellyevans
    @social-change.co.uk

  • PECT - Resource Efficiency Business Support
    Professional Advice
    n/a
    Appointment
    Free
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    At Client Site

    Training / Event summary:

    As part of SUSTAIN Lincolnshire, Peterborough Environment City Trust (PECT) are delivering free business support to improve resource efficiency and cut costs. Support ranges from resource efficiency audit, action plan, Environmental Management Systems (EMS) Training, on site support and Feasibility study for renewable technologies.

    Telephone: 01522 589964

    Website: www.pect.org.uk

    Email: katie.woolston@pect.org.uk

  • NBV - Free Business Pack for Startup & Growth
    Professional Advice
    n/a
    Appointment
    Free
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    Various Lincolnshire Locations

    Training / Event summary:

    Register on-line or call for useful information, tips & guides, business planning templates and FREE start-up seminars in the East Midlands covering topics such as:

    • Writing a good business plan

    • Sourcing finance

    • Managing cash flow

    • Meeting your legal obligations

    • Taxation and VAT

    • Marketing

    • Finding the right banking solutions

    Telephone: 0844 887 2568

    Website: www.nbv.co.uk

  • NBV - Business Support Clinic
    Professional Advice
    n/a
    Appointment
    Call for further information
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    Various Lincolnshire Locations

    Training / Event summary:

    For Pre-Start or Established Businesses

    Personalised business health check and advice

    Meet a dedicated, experienced and accredited business adviser at NBV offices near you in Lincolnshire.

    Telephone: 0844 887 2568

    Website: www.nbv.co.uk

    Email: enquiries@nbv.co.uk

  • Effective Listening - Dave Wheeler
    People
    n/a
    Appointment
    £300 +VAT
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    Various Lincolnshire Locations

    Training / Event summary:

    A half-day course to encourage and practise a style of communication that focuses on the needs/agenda of the person with whom you are communicating. The purpose of the effective listening course is to enable engagement with the person to whom the member of staff is communicating, to demonstrate sincerity and empathy and, when required, to encourage behavioral change.  Max 12 people.

    Various Dates in 2012 available.

    Telephone: 07771 657449

    Website: www.davewheels.com

    Email: enqs@davewheels.com

  • Team Building - Dave Wheeler
    People
    n/a
    Appointment
    £600 +VAT
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    Various Lincolnshire Locations

    Training / Event summary:

    A one day classroom-based event to enable team members to build relationships together.  Team members will work through exercises on communication skills, working styles, team behaviours and leadership development in a safe, structured environment. By taking the team out of their normal working environment they will see themselves, and their colleagues, in different situations, exhibiting different skills to achieve a set task. The session will conclude with a reflection of what has been achieved together with an opportunity for feedback to be given to participants. Max 12 people.

    Various Dates in 2012 available.

    Telephone: 07771 657449

    Website: www.davewheels.com

    Email: enqs@davewheels.com

  • Performance Coaching - Dave Wheeler
    People
    n/a
    Appointment
    First session free
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    Various Lincolnshire Locations

    Training / Event summary:

    Staff development through individual non-directive performance coaching. Through ‘one to one’ performance coaching, individuals are enabled to discuss their issues and successes, develop options and explore potential. Through coaching, staff will maximise their performance, and the performance of their organisation as a result, set realistic and achievable goals leading to positive and lasting changes in the workplace.

    Various Dates in 2012 available.

    Telephone: 07771 657449

    Website: www.davewheels.com

    Email: enqs@davewheels.com

  • Skills Reach - Lincolnshire Higher Skills Programme
    People
    n/a
    Appointment
    Free
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    At Client Site

    Training / Event summary:

    ESF / Lincolnshire County Council funded support for skills training to Levels 3 and 4 for Key Workers such as Team Leaders / Specialists in Lincolnshire businesses.  Support also includes Business Training Needs Analysis and advice towards training strategies, plans or courses.

    Restrictions / other info:

    The support is aimed at businesses employing less than 250 employees.

    Telephone: 07721 499494

    Website: www.skillsreach.co.uk

    Email: roy.harper
    @skillsreach.co.uk

  • Skills Reach - InformED
    People
    n/a
    Appointment
    Free
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    At Client Site

    Training / Event summary:

    Pilot project for Lincolnshire businesses to participate in a programme trialling ‘informal learning’ i.e. non- qualification based learning at work.

    Telephone: 07721 499494

    Website: www.skillsreach.co.uk

    Email: roy.harper
    @skillsreach.co.uk

  • Skills Reach - Online Advice
    People
    n/a
    Online only
    Free up to 30 mins
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    Online

    Training / Event summary:

    Online advice / support to businesses in respect of first level advice on HR / skills issues including skills funding. Up to 30 minutes.

    Telephone: 07721 499494

    Website: www.skillsreach.co.uk

    Email: roy.harper
    @skillsreach.co.uk