Benefits of training your employees

Effectively training your employees can greatly improve your chances of success and business growth.

Training your employees is an investment and will cost you money but it has been shown that the productivity gains from a strong training programme will far outweigh any costs you have to pay.

Research has shown that equipping your employees with the skills that your business needs can:

  • increase their productivity and quality of work
  • increase your overall profits
  • improve employee motivation
  • improve customer satisfaction
  • give you a competitive advantage
  • reduce staff turnover and absenteeism
  • help you to promote internally rather than paying costly recruitments charges to employ someone new

Measuring the impact of training on your business is difficult but according to studies, not only is there an impact on those who have received training, untrained workers also appear to be more productive when their peers have been trained.

Find out how local employers have benefitted from training following the links on the right.