Free Training for BID Members

Stratford Original have partnered with Newham College of Further Education and a number of other certified providers to offer our BID members essential training courses, helping your business fulfil statutory requirements as well as expanding knowledge and keeping up with current developments.

Courses are free of charge to BID members and their employees*.

Please note: To register for all courses you need to be a Stratford Original BID member and provide the password - stratford


Monday 16th April 2018

9:00 - 17:00

Emergency First Aid

Course Description: If your first aid needs assessment stipulates that you need a qualified emergency first aider in the workplace, then this course provides all of the training required along with a nationally recognised certificate which is valid for 3 years. 

*Fully booked


Tuesday 17th April 2018

9:00 - 17:00

Food Hygiene

Course Description: Learn how individuals can take personal responsibility for food safety, the importance of clean and hygienic, the importance of keeping the work areas clean and hygienic, and the importance of keeping food safe. 


Tuesday 24th April 2018

10:00 - 13:00

GDPR Training

Course Description: From the 25th May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) add extra responsibilities to the Data Protection Act 1998. All businesses that handle personal data must ensure that they are aware of the new rules and must examine the processes they currently have in place to ensure they continue to comply with the law. This GDPR training course will outline your main responsibilities and help you to start making the necessary changes.


Thursday 24th May 2018

9:00 - 13:00

Cyber Security

Course Description: Cyber security in the work place, developing the right habits to become Cyber aware.


Monday 18th June 2018

9:00 - 17:00

Health & Safety Training

Course Description: This qualification is aimed at all employees, providing essential knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace.


Wednesday 4th July 2018

10:00 - 13:00

Social Media Advance for Business 

Course Description: An introduction into the benefits of social media for business and helpful tips to engage with platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google to ensure your businesses can reach new clients and achieve as much exposure as possible.


August 2018

Date & Time TBC

Brexit Seminar (Eventbrite coming soon)


Please note: To register for the courses you need to be a Stratford Original BID member and will need to provide the password - Stratford *

Most businesses within Stratford Town Centre are Stratford Original BID members. If you are unsure if you qualify for the offer, please get in touch on, stating your employer.

Unless otherwise stated, all courses are held locally at Newham College Stratford Campus Welfare Road London E15 4HT Participants will receive a certificate.