Our members save time and money. We’ll not only give you free and heavily discounted training, and ensure you get the best value for your budget, we’ll also find you the perfect courses first time – so you can focus on your other jobs.
Online learning from the experts
We’ve selected the best e-learning available, specifically relevant to the food and drink industry, and put it all in one place – our Online Academy.
Members can access the whole catalogue of programmes with a choice of options. The Online Academy is web based, so we’ll take care of all the hosting, you just need to give staff access to the internet. This allows flexible, anytime, anyplace learning (they can even learn from home!).
You choose how this works:
Option 1 – Buy courses as you need them with a 20% member’s discount
This option lets you pay as you go for courses when you need them, with a charge for each course taken by each individual member of staff – and as a member you’ll receive a 20% discount on all course costs.
Option 2 – Support to develop your own company-branded Online Academy
As a member you are able to take our existing Online Academy and build your own around it. Costs depend on the extent of modification required. Contact us to find out more.
- Create your company’s own tailored Online Academy, reflecting your branding
- Enjoy access to the full range of current online learning, selected and approved by The National Skills Academy for Food & Drink
- Buy courses in bulk packages at a hugely discounted rate
- Have a record of who’s done what and when, providing auditable evidence of your staff’s compliance learning – and save time and admin costs
- If you have your own online learning you can add these courses into the Online Academy
Take a compliance training healthcheck
We may not be able to help your business increase its training budget but our experts can make sure you’re making the most of what you do have.
A 1-day healthcheck from one of our experienced skills consultants could help you save on your compulsory compliance training, so you can spend more on the training that makes your staff more competent and your business more competitive.
We really are the experts at this and can give you independent advice on how to get the best value for money. With up-to-date access to the costs of compliance training from providers across the UK, we can easily identify whether there are opportunities for you to save money.
We’ll help you find the right training providers
Our specialist skills consultants will take the time to fully assess what your business needs, then match those needs to courses and qualifications provided by our network of accredited training partners around the UK.
We’ll do the hard work for you
Our consultants have the knowledge and expertise to identify what skills will make your workforce more productive, more efficient and more profitable. We’ll then guide you to exactly the right training specialist – providing you with an absolute assurance of quality while saving you time, money and hassle.
Our network of training providers
Our training providers range from prestigious universities and colleges to expert consultancies and trainers. Each one has been rigorously vetted to ensure they have the right industry experience, capabilities and capacity to ensure courses and flexible study programmes deliver real, tangible bottom line benefits for your business – whether they’re delivered on the job, in the classroom or both.
There are 1000s of training providers out there – but very few with real food manufacturing experience. We can show you which ones match your needs and have the proven track record of delivering exactly what you’re looking for.