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Guildford College Services to Business


About Guildford College Services to Business

Services to Business is part of the Guildford College Group and is dedicated to working closely with employers to make a positive impact on their business. They have established an outstanding reputation for their commitment and knowledge of what employers want from training programmes and can support organisations in accessing any available funding.

Services to Business are particularly committed to Apprenticeships and last year trained over 500 apprentices in Surrey. Apprenticeships can ensure that your workforce has the practical skills and qualifications your organisation needs now and in the future.

Essentially, they want to make your business, our business. To enable them to do this, they can:

  • Design and deliver courses specifically tailored to your industry or individuals requirements
  • Train your staff at a time and place to suit you; at your workplace or at College
  • Provide certificated courses on a distance learning basis (including NVQs) and e-learning
  • Deliver courses over a timescale to suit you whether intensive, short courses or less intensive courses over a longer period of time leading to a qualification.

Their strength is the ability to recognise specific areas that may benefit from training development by offering free Organisational Needs Analysis to identify the most appropriate training solutions for your business.

Their flexible approach removes many barriers that can stand in the way of your development needs.  To discuss your individual requirements in more detail, please call their dedicated team.

Tel: 01483 44 85 30 or for further information please visit our website or Email:

Guildford College Services to Business News

Chambers Members Special Offer! Affordable Business Training at Guildford College

If you’re a business owner, a freelancer, self-employed or a company employee and feel that certain aspects of your commercial knowledge could do with brushing up this Spring, then the Guildford College Group might have just what you’re looking for!  Services to Business (the commercial arm of the group) introduce the launch of a range of one-day short courses in response to demand from local businesses in the Guildford Area. All courses have been developed and are delivered by qualified trainers who have relevant and extensive business experience, with the ability to adapt the context of each course in relation to specific business goals.

Initially offering a range of seven courses, delegates can choose from courses such as;  Understanding Business Law, Understanding Employment Law, Cyber Security and Finance for Non-Financial Managers, New to Team Leading/Newly Appointed Managers, Starting a New Business and Growing your Business. These courses will appeal and be beneficial to enterprises of all sizes, with more being added to the portfolio within the coming months.

The College’s new Head of Services to Business, Ben Geeson, explains that “We are really excited to be offering these short courses. Training is a proven way to strengthen the workforce and ultimately grow the business. The courses we are putting on will bring real added value to the local business community.”

Usually offered at £195, the College is pleased to offer Chambers members a special discount price of £160 per head, which includes refreshments, lunch and parking. For more details or to book a course, visit To claim this special offer, please use the discount code S2B upon booking. With limited spaces, these great value, popular courses will sell out fast so book your place soon to avoid disappointment!

Guildford College also offer Apprenticeships and is dedicated to providing businesses with cost effective, productive and a motivated workforce. If you have considered hiring an Apprentice or would like more information about Apprenticeships, please contact Services to Business on 01483 44 85 30 or email: