Training Courses

FIS employs a team dedicated to supporting the development of competent and skilled workforce.  This is built around the FIS Competency SAKE Framerwork and the pillars of Skill, Attitude, Knowledge and Experience.  Our team work with an array of specialist training providers.  Key information is below, but we also operate a specialist skills helpline (available through the switchboard number above) to support our members and their teams to access the right training (and funding). 

E-learning

FIS members can access our dedicated e-learning centre.  This includes freely available specialist training modules based on the FIS Best Practice Guides and heavily discounted business development courses.  

BIM Process Training

Want to work with main contractors on projects delivered through BIM but are unable to demonstrate your company’s BIM capability?  Then this programme is for you.

Communications Training

Gain the skills and confidence to deliver powerful presentations.   This bespoke training course has been developed to support FIS Members.

Qualifying your workforce

It is becoming increasingly important to get your workforce qualified and FIS is supporting this by helping members and LOSCs to get the appropriate Skills Card.  If you need to upgrade to a Blue Skills or get your workers qualified and need to understand the options and funding available, contact FIS on 0121 707 0077 or email below.

Approved CPDs

FIS produces for our members a range of RIBA Approved Training courses.  Members can use these internally or as part of their own marketing and promotional activities.  Click on the button below for further details.

Funding

FIS works closely with CITB, Government Department, Charities and Local and Devolved Governments to support members in accessing funding for training.  We can organise 1 to 1 skills clinics to help you to fund your activities,  For an appointment:

FIS works with a number of select partners to deliver bespoke training and development tailored specifically for the needs of the finishes and interiors sector & its workforce.  We are always looking to develop courses that our members are unable to access elsewhere. If you have any requirements or suggestions please email: training@thefis.org