Essential Business Skills Training Course

Discounts available for Group Training Courses - enquire here

In this series, we focus on the critical skills sets that are essential for business professionals own personal development and business success. These skills are fundamental to high-performance across all areas of business and include key business skills such as effective communication, time management, making meetings effective, delivering professional presentations and writing effective reports.

Along with our other personal and business development programmes, these courses are focused on the real world of work, applying academic theory to actual work situations.  The training style is highly participative with plenty of space for class discussion of actual examples.


Please click on the relevant course arrow below for full details including course outlines and Public Scheduled dates.

Bespoke Training for Essential Business Skills

All of the Essential Business skills series can be tailored to your company’s specific needs. Our Training experts will work with you to design a unique tailored training programme aligned to your requirements, making the learning experience both meaningful and memorable.

Whether it be a focused Business Administration course, a specific Presentations Skills course for your sales team, or a Time Management course for your inbound customer care team, we can create the right programme to address your unique business needs.


Group Training for Essential Business Skills

All our Essential Business Skills training courses are available as closed company courses specifically for the people in your organisation so please just ask us if there is a group of you who require the same training and we'll set up a course just for you on a date that matches your timescales.


Frequently Asked Questions

How many delegates can attend a Business Skills course?

Our public-scheduled Essential Business Skills courses run to a maximum group size of 10 delegates or less. Our classes are designed to include lots of class discussion and real-life scenarios.

Is courseware included?

Yes – the majority of our Essential Business Skills courses come with supporting hand-outs and / or courseware to support the delegate post-support.

Will I receive a course certificate?

Yes – at the end of your Essential Business Skills course you will receive a course completion certificate

When do I receive my Joining Instructions?

Joining instructions are sent out approximately 2-weeks prior to the course start date and contain everything you need to know in order to attend your Business Skills course.

What is the Skilltec Training Virtual Classroom?

Our live-with-the-trainer Virtual Classrooms allows you to attend our Essential Business Skills courses from anywhere. Our training specialists replicate the live classroom environment virtually incorporating using Microsoft Teams and encourage lots of class discussion.



"Very well organised both pre course and the actual session. I found it super helpful & have come away with a list of things I can work on in the future."

     - Holly @ Nat History Museum ★★★★★

Report Writing - Virtual Classroom


"This is a great course! I've learnt a lot today and will definitely use it in the future."

     - Sammy @ Collins Aerospace ★★★★★

Effective Business Communication - Virtual Classroom


"Jo was brilliant delivering this course."

     - Jo @ Bolero International Ltd ★★★★★

Time Management - Virtual Classroom