Dover

Your New Future Starts Here

New course enquiry:

01304 503042

Existing student:

01304 503041

Pitman Training is situated in the heart of the business district of Dover town centre, surrounded by banks, accountants, estate agents and solicitors firms. We are proud to have been very much a part of the local business community since the mid 1990’s and look forward to continuing to change people’s lives for many years to come.

Every person who contacts us about becoming a student is invited in for a face to face meeting so that you can see the centre, meet our team and find out how best we can help you. Whether you are looking for a job, changing direction or looking to improve your career prospects, we have the tailored and individual approach you need to help you move forward in life.

You will be fully supported on your learning journey whether you choose to study with us in the centre or from home and there is lots of extra help at hand too: advice on improving your CV or interview technique and sometimes even introductions to potential employers. When you become one of our students you become part of our Pitman family and we will do everything in our power to help you.

What are you waiting for? Get in touch today and bring your new future one step closer!

Either call an advisor on 01304 503042 or email us with details of what you are looking to achieve and Paula will respond with some suggestions about how you can improve your skills.

Find us at

3 Market Square,
Dover
CT16 1LZ

Opening Times

Day Open Closed
MONDAY 9.15am 5pm
TUESDAY 9.15am 5pm
WEDNESDAY 9.15am 7.30pm
THURSDAY 9.15am 5pm
FRIDAY 9.15am 5pm
SATURDAY 9.15am 12noon

In order to make the training sessions available to customers who are working during the week, there is an opportunity to attend the centre on Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings. These sessions must be booked in advance as they do not run every week.

Ready to improve your career?

New course enquiry:

01304 503042

Existing student:

01304 503041

Our Team

Paula Elliott - Berelia Ltd Director and diploma advisor

Paula retrained at Pitman Training when she left the Army. She is a prime example of how learning new skills can completely change your life. Paula completed the Executive PA Diploma and started working at Pitman Training in Dover as their training supervisor. She later became the proud owner of Pitman Training when it came up for sale. Since then, the centre has received numerous accreditations, including Investors in People, the Enterprise and Training Award for Excellence and Matrix Accreditation for providing Information, Advice and Guidance.

Paula ElliottPaula is a Microsoft Office Master Instructor and holds the Advanced Certificate in Education from Christ Church University College. She has an NVQ Level 4 in Management, is an assessor and a numeracy subject specialist.

Paula is the course advisor for Diplomas and Individual Courses and also has many years of recruitment and training experience, so feel free to book a session for advice on any aspect of improving your career prospects through gaining new skills.

Kiri Edwards - Centre Manager

Kiri is the centre’s leading supervisor for Microsoft Office and Accounts courses. She holds the Business IT Diploma and is a Microsoft Office Specialist in Word and Outlook. Kiri also holds the European Computer Driving Licence and has 5 years of book keeping experience using Sage.

Kiri has completed the Advanced Certificate in Education and was a key team member when Pitman Training gained the Matrix Accreditation for Information, Advice and Guidance.

Kiri is also the centre’s literacy support specialist and is very approachable and available for reviews and one to one support. She is here to help you!

Jade Keam – Training Supervisor

Jade is the newest member of our team. She was one of our students recently when she came to improve her maths skills and gain a Level 2 qualification. After completing her Degree in Media, Jade started working as a teaching assistant at a school in Canterbury. Jade has taken to her new role like a duck to water. Jade will plan your training sessions and help you to progress. She is very approachable, kind and helpful. Towards the end of your training, Jade will also help you with your CV and job applications. She keeps herself updated with local vacancies and will make sure you don’t miss out on an opportunity that you are suitable for.

Christopher Minton – Apprentice

Chris is working towards a Business Administration NVQ as he completes his 12 months as an apprentice. He ensures that all the administration of setting up diplomas and courses is carried out before you arrive for your first training session.

Chloe Edwards – Receptionist

Chloe joined the Pitman Training team in 2013 as an apprentice and has also completed a Pitman Training Business IT Diploma. Chloe manages 2 databases and the student resources diary and will happily make bookings for you on the phone or at reception. Chloe has recently achieved her NVQ in Business Administration.

Learning For Life

A flexible approach to learning – just for you.

Based in the heart of Dover town centre, Pitman Training Dover has been an integral part of the local business community for the past 25 years.

Experience the difference. Pitman Training will design a bespoke training package flexibly around your family and work life. Tailored to fit with your preferred style of learning, whether it’s part-time, full-time, at the centre or even from home, you will be fully supported every step of the way.

Our goal is to ensure you reach your goals. Trust the experts: make the most of your learning opportunity and come and talk to us about your options.

Pitman Training is the best place for you to make a change in your life. You will see what our current students think of the service we provide as you investigate courses and see the progress that they have already made.

Age 50 was just around the corner when I first went to Pitman to enquire about courses. I wanted to improve my work prospects and confidence; it began to show badly in job interviews.

- Silvana

How to find us

PARKING: The best place to park is at Russell Street Car park This is situated off the Port bound A20, on Townwall Street. Turn left after the County Hotel. There is alternative parking at Camden Crescent, by the sea front. The market square is a short walk from either car park.

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Quick Enquiry

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