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Welcome to Babington Business College - Training for today

Welcome to Training for today part of the Babington Group! We are a company founded in 1974 and have been and always will be a place that offers a relaxed learning environment in which you can hone your skills in anything from the fundamental techniques of styling hair to the intricate inner workings of a computer.

If you didn't get quite what you were expecting in school, or if you simply just don't know what you want to do next, have no fear, Training for today is here! We will provide you with the support you need to help you get to the next step in whatever it is you want to do, or help you find the career you never even realised you wanted!

About us

Training for today is an extremely successful training organisation in the North West and was highly praised in our previous Ofsted report which you can find here Success rates at the company are consistently maintained above the National Average year on year, with many learners progressing onto higher level qualifications such as level 3 and HE, some of whom open their own businesses and recruit staff in partnership with Training for today.

We currently work with over 900 employers and have been successful in being the first work based learning provider in the local area to achieve the Training Quality Standard whilst also maintaining Matrix accreditation this year.
We specialise in meeting the needs of learners, employers and partners providing a service that is second to none.
For further information visit the our website at 

Facilities available

Our main Bolton site has access to a fantastic Salon named Trilogy which opened recently, which is not only open to learners but also real life clients! So learners can test their skills on real people, which is a brilliant learning opportunity!!

As well as this, we also have a hi-tech iZone filled to the brim with iMacs, filming equipment, and even a green screen! Most class rooms are equiped with laptops for our learners.

Additional support

Your Interview Officer will be your first contact and they will help and support you with your furture career options. Our Highly trained Recruitment staff are constantly finding employment for young people to be able to complete their Apprenticeship and grow with in their chosen career path.


We have a Safe n' Sound team, as well as Information, advice and guidance which will help you with any situation you may find yourself in.

Learner success

We have a case study section over on our website, head on over to to view them all and see what are learners did, and where they are now!

How to apply

You can apply for courses at Babington Business College - Training for today through UCAS Progress. Add courses to your favourites to apply to this provider.

Last updated date: 19 March 2015
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