Do your staff need new skills to do additional work?

Need to brush up on your digital skills?

Want to diversify and deepen your workforce skillset?

A skilled workforce is a huge asset for any company. Trained employees are more motivated and productive. They can help to save your business money and make a significant contribution to the bottom line.

Whether you are looking to train shop floor employees or are looking to expand leadership skills in the boardroom, the Chamber can help with its range of training courses.

Our current options include:

  • Online training through the Virtual College. This enables you to learn when it’s convenient for you and your teams. 
  • Leeds Beckett University courses. Whether you are seeking leadership and management development or using creative technologies, a variety of professional courses are on offer at the University.
  • University of York courses. As a top ten university in the UK for teaching and research, the Corporate Training Unit is responsible for managing the short courses and professional training delivered to clients.
  • Chamber International training. Chamber International specialises in delivering high-quality import and export training.

If you have business issues that you would like to talk to an expert about, your Chamber has you covered.

Get Business Skills Training discounted with YOUR CHAMBER

Start Up

First year of trading
  • £200
    Standard Cost
  • £150
    Bradford Council Contribution
  • £50
    75% Intervention
  • £60
    Payable Gross


1-3 Employees
  • £310
    Standard Cost
  • £233
    Bradford Council Contribution
  • £77
    75% Intervention
  • £92.40
    Payable Gross


4-10 Employees
  • £380
    Standard Cost
  • £285
    Bradford Council Contribution
  • £95
    75% Intervention
  • £114
    Payable Gross


11-50 Employees
  • £460
    Standard Cost
  • £345
    Bradford Council Contribution
  • £115
    75% Intervention
  • £138
    Payable Gross

Ready to find out more?

If you would like further information or to discuss any queries, we are happy to answer them by email.

Membership Support Scheme

Membership Scheme is funded by Additional Restrictions Grant funding from Bradford Council

Chamber Membership

The 75% Discount and One Month Free Membership offers are designed  to help support small businesses start-up, recover and grow by providing essential business support services at a reduced rate for the first year.

The 75% Discount on Chamber Membership is funded by a grant from Bradford Council.

The One Month Free Membership (13months for the price of 12) is provided by West & North Yorkshire Chamber.

Terms & Conditions

To qualify for the grant from Bradford Council your business must meet the following criteria.

  • Business based in Bradford ( BD postcode, excluding BD19 but including LS29 )
  • Pay Business Rates to Bradford Council (or Council Tax in case of sole traders)
  • Have fewer than 50 employees
  • Not received business grants from Bradford Council exceeding the subsidy limits
  • Must not have been in Chamber membership during the previous 12 months

To apply for the 75% Chamber Membership Subsidy Grant

Full eligibility criteria and terms and condition available on request.

About the Chamber

The West & North Yorkshire Chamber are an accredited Chamber of Commerce, connecting, supporting and representing business in the region.