In business your staff are your most important resource and we know that when you find an individual who ‘fits’ your business you want to do as much as you can to retain them and support them to progress, ultimately benefiting your organisation. One of the proven ways to motivate and hold on to staff is through effective training.

At Barnsley College we can offer your business a range of training options and continue to develop new and exciting programmes all the time. Our training is flexible and can often be designed to achieve exactly what you need.

Why train your staff?

Improved efficiency, productivity and turnover
A trained worker, who has specific industry skills
The reassurance of working with an experienced skills provider
Motivated and loyal workforce
Training built around your organisations needs
Minimum disruption to daily operation

Tailored training packages to suit your business needs

There are four types of training packages available to all age groups, which are:

Support with recruitment
Short training programmes
Bespoke training packages

Bespoke courses

Our bespoke courses are tailored to meet the exact training needs of your business.  We will work with you and your team to determine your needs and build a programme to suit. We offer great flexibility with all of our courses and will work your training around your normal business day. Whether you would like lunchtime, evening or weekend classes, we can help you to minimise the impact on your business. We are also happy to work around your shift patterns. Just let us know what suits you best.

If you would like to discuss your business requirements in more detail, please call the Employer Response Unit on +44 (0)1226 216 166 or email

Last updated: 22nd Mar 2018