FREE Management Workshops
We are offering a variety of FREE one day management workshops
2 months to go until the Apprenticeship Levy is introduced
Call us for an informative discussion as to how this levy will impact on your business.
Do you employ less than 250 people?
We have funding to train your workforce
Shrewsbury College offers training courses and Apprenticeships to hundreds of sole traders and larger organisations in Telford, Shropshire and beyond.
Our staff’s wealth of industry experience means they understand your sector – working together we’ll find the best solution for your business.
Alan Walker, Engineering Assessor
Alan entered the world of engineering back in 1971 as an apprentice. After being awarded Apprentice of the Year for two years running, the benefits of his formal training has stayed with him, believing the need for continuous improvement is as important now, as it was all those years ago. Alan brings a wealth of experience, including quality management, technical production, supply chain management with a grounding in fabrication, welding and machining.
Chris Crane, Retail, Sales & Management Assessor
Chris brings a wealth of experience in sales and management, since starting her career in retail in 1974 she’s worked with Laura Ashley, the Early Learning Centre and Principles. After diversifying into marketing for the Telford Shopping Centre, she managed 100 staff providing public relations, press releases and customer services training and was heavily involved in the national “Destination Telford” advertising campaign.
Lance Terry, Electrical Assessor
Lance began his Army career as an Electrical Technology apprentice with the Royal School of Military Engineering; completing 22 years’ service. Subsequently, he moved to Australia and worked for the Mining and Resources Industry as an Electrical Maintenance Engineer before taking a couple of years out for travelling. When returning to the UK, he took employment with Network Rail as an Industrial Maintenance Engineer before entering the world of education and training.
Lesley Adams, Management, Customer Service & Administration Assessor
Lesley has a strong background in Heritage and Third Sector Management. Starting her career working part time with the National Trust, she worked her way up to Area Manager. Some years later she moved into a national training role for the Trust before joining an external training organisation. In 2005 she returned to her much loved industry, with the Ironbridge Gorge Museums Trust, as Head of Retail Development and Buyer. She is passionate about ethical and motivational management practice, and has significant experience in corporate branding and delivering outstanding customer service standards.