Accuracy & Attention to Detail – 4th April 2019

This workshop is highly participative and aims to demonstrate why we make mistakes and what methods we can put in place to produce more accurate text and number work.  It also considers the impact of errors on the individual, team and organisation, and how our personality traits influence the mistakes we make. Course Objectives – … read more …

Fire Marshal Basic Training – 14th March 2019

This course is suitable for all individuals working with others or independently who have the responsibility of coordinating the organisation’s fire prevention and evacuation procedures. This course will give delegates awareness, guidance on procedures, confidence in what to do and a complete overview for their own safety and others. Course Objectives Understand the role of … read more …

Emergency First Aid at Work – 30th January 2019

This course covers the role of designated First Aid Appointed Person and this includes looking after the equipment and facilities and calling the Emergency Services when required.  Arrangements should be made for an Appointed Person to be available to undertake these duties at all times when people are at work. Course Content What is First … read more …

Management Skills Training – 13th March 2019

We are running a one day Management Skills Training Course on 13th March 2019 which is perfect for Supervisors, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors who have the responsibility of managing a team of any size. It designed to get the delegates thinking about the difference between leadership and management of people and processes and how … read more …

Taste for Travel Show – Fred Olsen Travel

Felixstowe Chamber member Fred Olsen Travel is organising a special “Taste for Travel Show” at Jimmy’s Farm on Sunday 12th August 11am to 3pm Click for further details  Taste for Travel 2018 Flyer FOT    

Customer Service Skills – 7th August 2018

The course will cover customer services skills, communications skills  and complaint handling. The benefit of taking part in this training is that it will help staff increase their confidence in building relationships and communicating effectively towards customers as well as helping staff to handle dissatisfied customers more assertively, offering reassurance and resolutions, excelling the customer’s … read more …

Chamber Diary of Events 2018

Felixstowe Chamber hosts various events  throughout the year, including monthly breakfast meetings.  These are an opportunity to network with others from the local business community in an informal environment.  The following events are planned for the upcoming year. 20th June – Breakfast at the Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club, 7am 18th July – Breakfast at The … read more …

First Breakfast of the New Year

The first Chamber Breakfast of the New Year will be on the 17th January at Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club at 7.00 am.  To kick start the year, our speaker will be Paul Wood, Head of Economic Development and Regeneration at East Suffolk – Suffolk Coastal and Waveney Councils.

Felixstowe Academy needs exhibitors for Careers Fair

Trudy O’Reilly, from the Felixstowe Academy, is asking members of the Felixstowe Chamber of Trade and Commerce if they know of any businesses who would like to exhibit at its careers fair at the Felixstowe Academy on September 29, 2017? The provisional outline for the morning is:- 8.50am – 10.05am Year 11 10.05am – 10.25am … read more …

Special Events to Celebrate Summer

Felixstowe Chamber members The Orwell Hotel, who are planning major re-furbishments since its new ownership, will celebrate this summer by staging a number of special events during the summer months. They include the return of the popular international Drag Spectacular, “The Ladybirds,” accompanied by a special two-course meal on August 12, as well as a … read more …