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 …

July Breakfast at the Brook Hotel

Wednesday 18th July at the Brook Hotel 7am,  join us for breakfast and networking

Felixstowe Chamber launches its Business Survey

This survey will enable the Chamber to look at the current and potential needs locally of all businesses, and identify any barriers to future growth and success.  With the funds awarded by East Suffolk Partnership (ESP) to the Felixstowe Chamber, the survey is the first step in the feasibility study into the need of prospective and current businesses … 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 …

Great Evening Event at Fred Olsen Travel

It was great to see so many Chamber members and guests at our Winter Evening Event on the 1st February.  Thanks to Kerrie Lake, Linda Fowler and Leah Johnson from Fred Olsen Travel, who were welcoming hosts, and provided us with excellent nibbles.  Thanks also to  Geoff Ridgeon, Head of Cruise who gave an informative … read more …

GDPR Presentation by SOS-HR at our February Breakfast

Join us for breakfast at the Orwell Hotel on the 21st February at 7 am to hear Shirley de Mouilpied and Danielle Pearson from SOS-HR give a presentation on the General Data Protection Regulation.                     Shirley is a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel … read more …

Chamber Breakfast September 2017 – Network Rail Presentation

Network Rail senior development manager Alex Kirk won an attentive audience at the Felixstowe Chamber September Breakfast at the Brook Hotel on September 20 with his absorbing description of the on-going multi-million pound “Felixstowe railway branch capacity enhancement project”. The latest “reduced scope options,” that are replacing the original plans to help reduce costs, will … 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 …

Managing Stress and Pressure – 19th October 2017

Managing Stress and Pressure  (Full day course)  Epsilon House, West Road, Ransomes Europark, Ipswich, IP3 9FJ  On 19th October 2017  At 09:00am – 4:30pm  Cost £140 + VAT per person Group discount available for bookings of two of more The course will be delivered by a PTLLS qualified Managing Stress and Pressure trainer  This course will cover the … read more …

Emergency First Aid At Work – 31st August 2017

Emergency First Aid at Work – 31st August 2017 June 20, 2017 Leave a Comment Thursday 31st August 2017  At  9:00am – 4:30pm  Cost £99 + VAT per person Group Discount available for bookings of two delegates or more. Description This course covers the role of designated First Aid Appointed Person and this includes looking after … read more …