Great new programme of FREE Retail Training

Published: 06 May 2022


Horsham District Council has organised a programme of free workshops for any existing or potential independent retail, hospitality or high street business based in Horsham District.

All sessions are available to book in advance. There is no limit on how many workshops businesses can attend, but each workshop is capped at 20 participants unless stated otherwise.

Upcoming workshops

Social Media Photography Masterclass with Pam Foden and Alex Hare

  • Presentation followed by practical photography training session in Steyning high street, visiting local retailers and cafes with Pam Foden and Alex Hare.
  • Aimed at owners or team members who look after social media posts.
  • Monday 16 May 2022, 10:00 to 14:30 (light lunch included)
  • Venue: The Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning BN44 3XZ
  • Maximum 12 places (one per business)
  • To book your place, email Pam at

Social Media for Business with Michelle Betts from ByJove Media

Photographing Products (including food photography) with Sophie Ward

Talent Masterclass with Amy Blick Assoc CIPD from exhilHRate

  • Introduction to HR, finding and taking on employees, being an employer that stands out from the crowd and maximising your talent pipeline with Amy Blick from Exhilhrate.
  • Monday 20 June 2022, 09:15 to 10:45
  • Venue: Tottington Manor, Edburton Rd, Henfield BN5 9LJ
  • To book your place, email Amy at

Tax and Accounting for Small Businesses with Carolyn Burchell

About us

Our mission is to help you achieve your ambitions by being part of our business community - connecting, supporting, promoting, informing and boosting you and your business. That also means supporting local business growth & providing a united voice in the Gatwick Diamond.
We aim for excellence by being proactive, committed, personal, open and engaging.

Get in touch

Tel: 01293 440088

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