Highbury College, Portsmouth, is excited to announce that it has been appointed as Hovertravel’s Training Provider. The College will deliver a comprehensive programme which includes for example: Media Training, Services & Sales, First Aid training for all Hovertravel staff.

Hovertravel is sponsoring the travel & tourism training room at Highbury College City Centre campus, ideally situated right in the city centre and the perfect venue for delivering the programme to their staff. This room is equipped with the latest IT-enabled smart board, so that electronic materials and access to the internet are incorporated into teaching and learning.

Loretta, Commercial and Marketing Manager at Hovertravel, explains, “We wanted to create a training programme which provides a strong commercial benefit to our business and also enhances the skills of our individual employees so they contribute to the local community both in this job role and in their future career. Hovertravel is fully committed to continuing professional development for all its staff and our partnership with Highbury College allows us to deliver on that commitment.”

Students at the College can also benefit from an exclusive discounted travel option with Hovertravel offering their Triple Term Cards at £500 at almost half price (currently £968). Dee John, Managing Director at Highbury College, said: ‘it is a wonderful development, the coming-together of two iconic businesses in Portsmouth, and we are looking forward to this collaboration and to delivering first-class training for Hovertravel’.

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  • Date 26/09/2016