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Business Skills Training Courses

Business Skills Training Courses

Explore our business skills courses and find a programme or training package that suits the needs of your company. 

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The Skills Bank is a service that invests in skills and expertise to drive business growth. It supports employers in the Sheffield City Region to invest in the skills that their staff need to help their business develop and grown.

As an approved Skills Bank training provider, The Sheffield College offers a range of training programmes, from financial planning to leadership programmes. We can also design and deliver bespoke courses to meet the specific needs of your company. 

For more information about any of the programmes below, or to discuss your bespoke training needs, please contact our Employer Engagement Team:

E: employer.engagement@sheffcol.ac.uk

T: 0114 260 2600

Presentation Skills and Public Speaking

Effective presentations and public speaking are essential for interacting with groups of people and not just in the business world. Developing the confidence and capability to speak well in front of an audience is a valuable skill.

Delivery mode

Delivered over 2 days (total of 14 contact hours), with time in-between to prepare a real presentation. 

Price

Prices start from £2200 per cohort.

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Business and Report Writing

From formal reports to composing emails, polished communication is key. This comprehensive 1-day course will equip your workforce with professional business writing skills to create clear, concise and compelling communications to boost business, sales and self-development.

Delivery mode

1 day, or can also be tailored to suit your organisational needs).

Price

Prices start from £1100 per cohort.

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Professional Telephone Techniques

This in-depth 1-day course focuses on practical skills development to boost your business and covers the full range of telephone handling scenarios.

Delivery mode

1 day or can be tailored to suit your organisational needs.

Price

Prices start from £1100 per cohort.

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Effective Meetings and Minute Taking

This 1-day course will equip your workforce with the skills to create and present clear, concise and professional minutes of meetings to boost business efficiency and development. 

Delivery mode

1 day or can be tailored to suit your organisation requirements.

Price

Prices start from £1100 per cohort.

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Effective Business Planning

A comprehensive 1-day course covering all aspects of business and operational planning; including techniques and hands-on exercises tailored to your organisation. 

Delivery mode

1 day, or can be tailored to suit your organisational needs.

Price

Prices start from £1100 per cohort.

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Future Leaders Programme

This comprehensive course will be tailored to your specific business needs and will equip your managers and future leaders with professional leadership skills to boost business, sales and self-development.

Delivery mode

3 days (total of contact 21 hours), or can be tailored to suit your business.

Price

Prices start from £3000 per cohort.

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Introduction to Finance for Non-Finance Managers

This comprehensive 1-day course will equip your staff with a thorough understanding of the financial aspects of your organisation to boost business, improve efficiency and encourage financial rigour.

Delivery mode

1 day, or can be tailored to suit your organisation's needs.

Price

Prices start from £1100 per cohort.

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Data Analysis for Managers

This 1-day course will enable delegates to analyse, interpret and present data for decision making; help them to gain better business insights and improve their ability to forecast future trends. 

Delivery mode

1 day, or can also be tailored to suit your organisational requirements.

Price

Prices start from £1100 per cohort.

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Introduction to Lean Techniques

This introductory course will provide delegates with a good understanding of Lean Principles and how waste reduction can improve business performance. Suitable for all levels from trainees to senior management.

Delivery mode

1 day or can be tailored to suit your organisational requirements.

Price

Prices start from £1100 per cohort.

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