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Want to improve your personal performance and communication skills?

Our professional development training is designed to improve the skills, motivation and performance of teams and individuals in the workplace.

Designed to deliver real change, our courses:  

• Meet goals agreed in consultation with your organisation

• Are participatory, not lectures, and focus on developing practical skills which can be applied the next day in the workplace

• Change the way teams think about their work

• Can be adapted to a time, place and duration that suits you

What kind of training do you offer?

We offer professional development training in the following areas:

Communication skills

Business writing Essentials

Are you drowning in emails? Are you still waiting for important information you requested last week? This informative workshop develops the email writing skills you need to efficiently manage your day-to-day workload and achieve your long-term professional goals.

Proposal writing

This is the workshop for you if you need to sell your ideas in writing. You will develop your persuasive writing skills in order to produce proposals that address your readers’ needs, flow logically and use language that convinces those who matter.

Writing effective reports

This effective workshop gives you a thorough understanding of the fundamental skills needed for planning, structuring, writing and checking your reports.

Better Emails and Letters

Are you drowning in emails? Are you still waiting for important information you requested last week? This informative workshop develops the email writing skills you need to efficiently manage your day-to-day workload and achieve your long-term professional goals.

Public Speaking

This insightful workshop will help you develop your confidence and skills in giving speeches. You will explore techniques for preparing and delivering talks, as well as exploring ways to engage your audience in a range of situations.

Perfecting Pronunciation

This enlightening workshop helps you improve your pronunciation, tone, pace and pausing by highlighting particular problem areas for non-native speakers of English. This workshop shows leaders how to enable their staff to do this.

How to train the trainer

This hands-on workshop provides trainers, managers, supervisors and HR staff with invaluable facilitation techniques used by top training professionals.

Networking

This enriching workshop develops your ability to network with anyone, anywhere and at any time! Your experienced trainer will introduce techniques and tips that will increase your confidence so that you can enjoy networking and do it more successfully.

 

Management skills

Presentation Skills

This highly practical workshop provides you with a full understanding of how to prepare, organise and deliver presentations. 

It demonstrates techniques for creating interest and impact that reflect the positive style and personality of the speaker.

Interpersonal Communication Skills

This highly interactive workshop helps develop skills and strategies for successful communication in the modern business environment.

Managing change

This workshop examines how leaders can help their staff deal successfully with change. Staff must be able to take advantage of the opportunities and overcome the obstacles that change presents. 

When and where do the courses take place?

Dates and times are tailored to suit your needs, and we can offer the training at our premises or at yours – whatever is more convenient.

Who leads the training courses?

Our trainers are all internationally qualified, with a proven track record of training experience, and have experience working with organisations in the private, public and NGO sectors.

Do I get a certificate after the training course? 

Yes, upon payment and successful completion of the course.

Can I register for a professional development course as an individual?

We need a minimum of 8 participants to run one of these courses. If you would like to be contacted the next time we open a public course, then please contact customer service to be added to our waiting list. 

Where can I get more information and register for a course?

Please contact us to discuss your training needs or to request further information about any of our courses.