PHX Training opens Preston branch

CUMBRIA-based training company PHX Training has extended its network of centres in the region by opening in Preston.
PHX Training delivers tailored training programmes to improve skills and qualifications in IT Employment skill, literacy, numeracy, IT and business and management.

It works with companies such as Siemens and has around 50 staff at its nine centres around the region.

PHX delivers government-backed training initiatives including the learndirect scheme, apprenticeship training and the Work Programme.

Managing director Dan Scott said: “We want to make sure our services are available across the whole of Lancashire and this office will enable people in Preston to benefit from training at a centre which is local to them.

“We also offer structured online training so the combination will mean improved service benefits all round for those wishing to take up this training in this area.”

The new office will be located on Ormskirk Road in Preston city centre. A four-strong team, led by manager Danny McManamon.

Its other sites are at Barrow-in-Furness, Blackpool, Kendal, Millom, Morecambe, Penrith, Southport, Carlisle and Workington.