'Taking England to the World': Free training to help your business become international-ready

Sign up for free training from VisitEngland on how to take your business overseas.

What do I get?

  • Understand how the export industry works and how your business can become international-ready
  • Learn more about travel distribution systems and how it can help you

What is it?

Looking to expand into international markets? Want to grow your international sales? Don’t miss your chance to take your business to the next level. Sign up for one of our free workshops from VisitEngland including content from the Google Digital Garage.

Taking England to the World is a one-day training programme being rolled out nationally, which aims to help your business become international-ready.

Developed as part of the Government’s £40 million Discover England Fund, this course is designed to equip you with the skills to develop and promote your product for sale in international markets.

Register now to secure your place. See below for your nearest workshop and booking links.

Who is it for?

This training programme is aimed at suppliers from all sectors of the English travel industry – from accommodation to attractions, and from excursions to experiences. Whilst particularly suitable for SMEs, larger organisations are also welcome to attend.

What will it cover?

This training programme will include the following modules:

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Booking details for 2020

Location

Date

Time

Venue

Booking link

London 11 February  09:00-17:00 De Vere Devonport House Closed
Bath 18 February 09:00-17:00 Bath Assembly Rooms Closed
Liverpool 20 February 09:00-17:00 Malmaison Liverpool Closed
Cambridge 5 March 09:00-17:00 University Arms Hotel Closed
Leeds 24 March 09:00-17:00 Northern Ballet Postponed
Manchester 31 March 09:00-17:00 Hotel Brooklyn Manchester Postponed
Staffordshire 21 April 09:00-17:00 World of Wedgwood Postponed
Hull 23 April  09:00-17:00 Mercure Hull Grange Park Hotel Postponed
Poole 14 May 09:00-17:00 Sandbanks Hotel Postponed
Sheffield 28 May 09:00-17:00 Sheffield Hallam University Postponed
Worthing 8 October 09:00-17:00 The Dome Worthing Events Book your place

The training is offered free of charge, and lunch and refreshments will be provided. Spaces are limited, and places will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Further dates will be announced soon.

If you would like to request a workshop for local businesses in your destination please send an email to the Taking England to the World team.

The workshop materials and accompanying publication contains information, data, and images (the ‘Information’) prepared by British Tourist Authority (BTA) trading as VisitEngland (VE) under a copyright licence from the Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC). All rights reserved. No part of the workshop materials and accompanying publication may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means, including photocopying, recording, or other electronic or mechanical methods, without the prior written permission of ATEC and BTA, in accordance with relevant copyright legislation.

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  • Price:
    Free

Contact details

Contact name

Taking England to the World team

Contact additional info

If you would like to request a workshop for your destination please send us an email.