2024 Business Training & Education Awards

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Welcome to the Business Training & Education Awards

Step into the world of exceptional training and education as we present the highly anticipated 2024 Business Training and Education Awards, shining a spotlight on the best in the UK training industry.

Before You Enter: What You Need To Know

Free entry in all sectors and categories

We know that many small business owners, entrepreneurs and larger organisations don't like to pay up front for awards, where fees range from £99 to more than £250 per category. With us, all your entries are free.

You only pay a fee if you win an award

It just makes sense. Why pay an entry fee when you get nothing in return? If you enter an award sector with Business Awards UK and win, you pay an Award Acceptance Fee, then enjoy a raft of benefits for winning.

Publicity Package

As a winner or finalist, you get credible industry recognition & publicity from National press releases, Google and Yahoo! News features, content marketing and case studies.

Included

Social Marketing

Social media marketing is important for all businesses, which is why we announce your accolades on social platforms, and regularly engage with you and your followers.

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Interviews & PR

We can create quality, in-depth content with your team, making you a trusted voice in your industry, and highlighting the achievements & success of your business or enterprise**.

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Publicity and PR Package
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Fees

Winner
£375 +VAT
(Award Acceptance Fee)
Finalist
£0
(Free Forever)
Trophy
£99 +VAT
(per additional trophy)

* Trophy included: The Award Acceptance Fee includes 1x Winner’s trophy only. If you win multiple awards, additional trophies may be purchased at £99 +VAT.

** Interviews & PR: We will contact you regarding all publicity and PR opportunities based on the options you select in the entry form

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UK Business Experts

Our judging panel are business experts with a wealth of knowledge in various industries. They lend their experience and business acumen to the many award sectors we cover.

Our panel consists of dozens of private & public guest judges; below are a few of our business experts who will be selecting shortlists, winners and finalists in our awards!

Interested in being a guest judge? Contact us here.

Our Judges

Business Training & Education Awards Categories

CategoryDescription
Best Employee Development ProviderRecognising exceptional providers that have delivered the most effective program for promoting diversity and inclusion.
Best Customised TrainingRecognising exceptional custom training programs that drive skill development and professional growth
Best Learning and Development StrategyRecognising the provider that has delivered the most effective learning and development strategy.
Best Learning Management SystemRecognising the provider that has delivered the most effective learning management system (LMS).
Best Online Training Service ProviderHonouring top online training service providers delivering innovative and effective learning solutions.
Business Training Provider of the YearRecognising the provider that has delivered the most outstanding overall training service.
Business Training Manager of the YearRecognising the manager that has delivered the most outstanding overall training service.
Newcomer Training Provider of the YearRecognising the provider that has delivered the most outstanding training service in their first year.
Best Diversity and Inclusion TrainingRecognising exceptional providers that have delivered the most effective program for promoting diversity and inclusion.
Best Leadership Development ProgramHonouring the provider that has delivered the most effective leadership development program.
Best New Employee OnboardingRecognising the most effective onboarding program, allowing new employees to quickly adopt to the new environment and role
Best Upskilling ProviderIn recognition of the provider that has delivered the most effective upskilling program, allowing progression through academic or vocational training
Internal Training Team of the YearRecognising the internal training team that has delivered the most outstanding overall training service for employees
Best Family BusinessRecognising a family-owned enterprise that exemplifies strong leadership, innovative practices, and outstanding contribution to both their industry and community.
Exceptional Customer SatisfactionHonouring an organisation that consistently exceeds expectations, delivering unparalleled service and fostering enduring customer loyalty.
Rising Star AwardRecognising exceptional talent and potential in individuals who have demonstrated remarkable growth and impact in their sector within a short span of time.

Entry Form

Business Training & Education Awards
Entries Closed: Deadline Reached

If you need any assistance completing this form, please contact us:

Award winning entries typically provide over 500 words providing meaningful and relevant details related to the categories they have entered. Telling us why you are entering these particular categories tends to help. Be specific: for example, if the category is Fastest Growing Company, provide details of how your company has grown and include basic revenue figures (eg. YoY £/%) so we can get a feel for the business growth you’re experiencing. Where possible and relevant to do so, including links to reviews/testimonials and digital assets to support your entry will also help.

Example Entry in Travel Awards:

Best Travel Company – Adventure Holidays

Excursionists UK is a travel company that specialises in adventure holidays designed to challenge and inspire our customers. Our range of adventure activities, including mountaineering, trekking, skiing, and scuba diving, are carefully curated to offer unique and unforgettable experiences.

At Excursionists UK, we believe that adventure holidays should be about more than just adrenaline-fueled activities. Our approach to adventure travel is to provide immersive and authentic experiences that connect our customers with local communities, cultures, and environments.

One of our standout adventure holiday packages is our Everest Base Camp Trek. This 14-day trek takes you through the stunning Khumbu region of Nepal, with expert guides and porters on hand to help you navigate the challenging terrain. Along the way, you will experience traditional Sherpa culture, visit ancient monasteries, and enjoy panoramic views of the world’s highest mountain.

Another popular adventure holiday package is our Arctic Expedition Cruise. This 8-day cruise takes you on a journey through the icy waters of the Arctic, with opportunities to see polar bears, walruses, and other Arctic wildlife up close. You will also have the chance to visit remote Inuit communities and learn about their way of life.

At Excursionists UK, we are committed to providing high-quality adventure holidays that are safe, sustainable, and responsible. We work closely with local communities and conservation organisations to ensure that our activities have a positive impact on the environment and the people who live there.

Our commitment to providing high-quality adventure holidays has been recognised with previous accolades including the Best Adventure Travel Company award at the 2020 British Travel Awards and the Best Small Tour Operator award at the 2021 Adventure Tourism Awards.

Rising Star Award:

Samantha Jones, Sales Manager at Excursionists UK

Samantha Jones is a dynamic and innovative sales manager who has helped to establish Excursionists UK as a rising star in the travel retail industry. Her commitment to personalised travel planning and sustainable travel has set her apart and made her a strong candidate for the Travel Retailer Rising Star Award.

Samantha’s innovative approach to travel retail, including her personalised travel planning service, has helped to increase revenue for Excursionists UK. By offering tailored travel solutions that meet the specific needs and interests of our customers, Samantha has been able to drive repeat business and attract new customers, ultimately contributing to our bottom line.