Chris Leighton combines over thirty years business experience across various sectors with her passion for life-long learning to bring you social media marketing and enterprise development training that will equip you with essential skills to help grow your business.
A broad spectrum of knowledge, expertise and multi-faceted skills set was acquired from running her own small businesses, and therefore ’empathy’ for your learning process is high on the agenda. Previous cross sector marketing experience enables Chris’s unprecedented ability to tailor training to meet the diverse needs of each individual in attendance, offering in depth advice and 1:1 support.
When she is not working, Chris enjoys sailing, walking and photographing around Chichester Harbour near her home in Emsworth.
Chris’s success and dedication to helping businesses grow was recognised by local Marketing Agency Lexia Media, who featured her in their book ‘100 Women in 100 Words’. A celebration of 100 of the most inspirational women in Norfolk and Suffolk.
Opportunities Workshop was established in July 2012 building on the experiences of it’s founders, Chris Hodson and David Morley, whose combined experience of the training sector spans over 30 years.
Over the past 2 ½ years, they have established themselves as a successful provider of pre-employment training, vocational training, Apprenticeships and recruitment services across the East and South East of England.
Their approach is a straightforward focus on high quality delivery and outstanding success rates. Their team of 40 teachers, trainers and assessors bring a wealth of professional expertise in the occupational niches where they operate. All are practitioners as well as educators.
Funding is available for Enterprise Skills Training in all areas for anyone who is an employee of a Limited Company. Those wishing to attend who are Sole Traders, may do so either by paying privately or using the 24+ Advanced Learning Loan accessed via Opportunity Workshops. Funding for the Social Media Marketing courses varies depending on location, so please register your interest with us now and we will check eligibility.