Leading the way to a safer workplace
Leading the way to a safer workplace
The Training Centre
7d Whitebridge Business Estate
Whitebridge Lane, Stone
Phone: 01785 813700
Web: abv Training
The Training Centre is a new facility developed in Stone, right in at the Heart of Staffordshire, located just off the A34, less than 10 minutes from junctions 14 and 15 of the M6. The room is ideal for Training Courses / Workshops and Meetings, with seating for up to 20 people in a flexible format.
The Training Centre is the home of two leading businesses, abv Training Limited - specialists in the licensed trade and hospitality industry; and Allo Business Solutions - a virtual reception and business administration provider for small and medium sized businesses.
The room is divided into a relaxation area, with café tables, high stools and a hot drinks machine using freshly ground coffee beans. The training / meeting area is furnished with adjustable leather chairs and tables that can be set up in a variety of configurations. Natural light makes it a really conducive environment.
All public areas of the Training Centre are fully accessible.
We operate a strict no smoking policy in all areas.
The Training Centre offers the very best for all those who organise and run training sessions and business meetings.
Plenty of Free car parking spaces are available on the main car park opposite the Training Centre. Car Parking spaces will be reserved for disabled guests. Parking is not permitted in the numbered spaces immediately outside the centre. There is easy unloading close to the front door.
We offer a number of flexible packages:
An all inclusive package which includes:
The Room Hire Rate may be more appropriate for you if you only require a half-day or evening session. This is a flexible alternative to the Day Delegate Rate and can be tailored to meet your specific catering, equipment and refreshment needs.
If you have specific requirements regarding start and finish times please contact us for further details or a tailored quote.
The room hire package includes, with no additional charge:
Additional requirements are charges as follows:
Data Projector with computer and Screen:
Overhead Projector with Screen
We are more than happy to discuss your requirements and every effort will be made to provide a catering package that exactly meets your needs. Please note that, under normal circumstances, clients are not allowed to consume their own food and beverages within The Training Centre.
There is a choice of buffet menus below which are provided by Country Stores of Stone.
A selection of sandwiches on white / malted bloomer with various fillings including: Mature Cheese, Chicken / Bacon / Mayonnaise, Ham, Egg Mayonnaise (all to include salad)
Savouries: Quiches, Pork pie, Spring Roll, Crisps
A selection of sandwiches on white / malted bloomer with various fillings including: Prawn in Mary Rose Sauce, Roast Beef, Mature Cheese, Salmon, Spicy Cajun Chicken (all to include salad)
Savouries: Quiches, Onion Bhajees, Cheese and Tomato Twist, Crisps
A selection of sandwiches on white/malted bloomer with various fillings including: Venison; Spicy Zinger Chicken; Pheasant (all to include salad)
Savouries: Chicken Goujons, Bombay Potato Slice, Spicy Vegetable Samosas, Mini Mixed Savoury Lattices, Tortilla Chips
French Stick Style Bread/Butter, Slices of Beef and Ham, Mixed Green Salad, Liver Pate with Cranberry Sauce or Pork Pie, Mature Cheddar & Blue Cheese, Chunky Sweet Pickle, Picked Onions, Sausage Rolls
Provisional bookings can be made over the telephone via fax or by e-mail. Provisional bookings will be held for a maximum of 15 days. Any bookings not confirmed within 15 days may be released without notice. All bookings are provisional until confirmation is made in writing and payment of the booking deposit (£50 per booking) has been received.
Bookings will be confirmed upon receipt of written or e-mailed confirmation and payment of the booking deposit which is non-refundable. When written confirmation has been received the booking terms and conditions have been accepted. Written confirmation of the booking must include:
Notification of the exact numbers and specific requirements must be made as early as possible and no later then 24hours before the start of the event. For Day Delegate bookings and food orders any reduction in numbers received within 24hrs of the start of the event cannot be accepted, and non-arrivals will be charged as quoted. Any additions to the confirmed numbers will be charged pro-rata.
A final invoice will be issued once calculation of final charges is completed. Unless credit facilities have been agreed in advance, payment is required upon departure.
Once a booking has been confirmed, any change of date may result in forfeiture of the booking deposit whilst every effort will be made to accommodate changes in date, the provision of the room, equipment and other requirements cannot be guaranteed.
Cancellations must be confirmed in writing or by e-mail. If a cancellation is confirmed at least 4 weeks before the scheduled event date, no cancellation charge will be incurred. If a cancellation is confirmed within a period of 6 weeks for scheduled event date, the following cancellation charges will apply:
Cancellation charges will be determined from the date that written confirmation is received and will be payable upon submission of a final invoice. Total estimated charges will be based on the confirmed booking numbers and all pre-booked facilities, such as Room Hire, Catering & Equipment.
The Training Centre is fully covered by insurance however we accept no responsibility for any activities organised by those hiring The Training Centre.
Hirers must ensure Public Liability insurance is arranged to cover any claim that might by made against them in respect of any activities that they are responsible for or any equipment they use during the event.