The Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce and Learning World have recently established an exciting and innovative partnership. Learning World is the UK’s largest provider of sector specific vocational education services. The aim of the partnership is the delivery of a comprehensive training programme, informed by and customised to meet the training needs of Hertfordshire’s Chamber members, and the wider Hertfordshire business community.  


Tim Hutchings Chief Executive of Hertfordshire Chamber Training commented: “In partnership with Learning World, we are delighted to announce the delivery of a variety of sector specific Apprenticeships, NVQs, and commercial course provision (including full Driver CPC training, First Aid and Site Supervision and Management) to commence in the summer of 2011.   It is specifically intended to meet the training needs of a range of industries based in Hertfordshire. This will further strengthen the Chamber’s training’s offer, and it will provide an enhanced and valuable training resource within the region. With Hertfordshire industry sitting in such a central location for nationwide service, the training partnership will play a key part in the local economy and in up skilling the local workforces, thus appealing to many companies.”   

Jack Buchanan, Partnerships and Contracts Manager at Learning World commented: “We are pleased to be working in partnership with the Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce & Industry, to provide the region with the workforce of tomorrow. Learning World will work collaboratively with the Hertfordshire Chamber to promote its mission: the development, growth and sustained economic viability of Chamber members, and the wider business community in Hertfordshire.” During the next month, we will be providing further details about the training services which we will be offering, and arrangements for directing your enquiries to Learning World.   Our service offer to companies will include holding introductory meetings, conducting training needs analysis, identifying appropriate course provision, and the funding, scheduling and delivery of training.        

The Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce and Industry contact: 

Annamaria Cast on 01707 398742

Learning World Contacts: 

0845 0821167 Joe Hargreaves

07815 447823 Sarah Stevenson

07837 094208 Jack Buchanan