1st Burgess Hill Scout Group are having a big tidy up inside the HQ. To store some of the shared equipment we need some more cupboards. Ideally we are looking for 2 or 3 lockable metal cupboards about 5 – 6 feet tall. If any of the companies within BHBPA have such cupboards that are surplus to their requirements we would be pleased to take them off their hands. Please contact Mike larcombe on 01444 245444 ... more details
New IOSH course dates announced Sutton Winson’s IOSH Managing Safely course in February has just sold out so they announced new dates for April. The course is covering the Health & Safety management and environmental basics in a high impact interactive package, involving animated media, board games, quizzes and DVDs. This genuinely different approach to Health & Safety learning is aimed at directors, managers or supervisors... more details
12 February 2019
Come along for our annual breakfast meeting at the Birch Hotel. We have been coming here for nine years, and it is always packed. People know that they get a good atmosphere, interesting speaker and a hearty breakfast here. On this occasion David Christmas, from Bennett Christmas Insurance Brokers, is going to give a presentation about the dangers of the internet and specifically cyber crime. This event is free to members of the BHBPA. ... more details
14 February 2019
A Foundation Course in Importing – The King’s Centre – Burgess Hill – Thursday 14 February 2019 0930 – 1630 This seminar will offer practical guidance on the latest procedures, terminology and documentation required for successful importing. It will consider the importance of the relationship with the supplier, the logisitics process, cost and risk issues and import customs procedures. The course will highlight some of the... more details
20 February 2019
I have been asked by our communications team to promote a Food Hygiene Training Course which might be of interest to local businesses in Burgess Hill. Please see more details in the flyer attached. If possible, would you include the promotion of this on the BHBPA website? A summary of the details is as followed; The Food Hygiene Training Course is being delivered by a CIEH approved trainer Training will take place on the 20 February... more details
07 March 2019
Request for volunteers for Speed Networking at The Burgess Hill Academy Once again in order to assist our Year 9 students in choosing their GCSE options, the Academy will be hosting a Speed Networking Event on Thursday 7th March 2019. The event will start with a 30 minute networking breakfast at 8.15am, followed by two one hour sessions 8.50am to 9.50am and 9.50am to 10.50am. Students will be in groups of 3/4 and they will spend 5 minutes asking questions... more details
21 March 2019
Rewards Training Courses Emergency First Aid in the Workplace Level 3 Ensure and maintain good practice in First Aid – remember your certificate needs renewing every 3 years! Our one day course covers the safe, prompt and effective treatment of injuries and ill health in the workplace. Course Dates 21st March 2019 | 9.00am – 4.30pm 26th March 2019 | 9.00am – 4.30pm Location: Crawley Price: £85+VAT Find out more ... more details
"If Carlsberg did networking they would do it the BHBPA way. Each event is packed with great ideas, thought provoking presentations and fun. As a small business we feel supported and part of the community. We have built friendships and business relationships and there is always plenty of advice on hand to benefit us all so don’t hesitate to join whatever the nature of your business. "
"“I can’t speak highly enough of the BHBPA. As a small local business we feel very much part of a community and thoroughly enjoy the annual exhibition and meetings throughout the year. Over the years we have built fantastic working relationships with many BHBPA members and every meeting and event offers us opportunities to work with more. This is networking at its best! ” "
""BHBPA is a really well organised and run group, great for networking and benefitting from knowledgeable local speakers with real business insight. Peter brings enthusiasm and humour which helps drive the association forward. I am glad to be part of it.""
"I am delighted to have a long-standing relationship with the BHBPA. Since its foundation the Association has gone from strength to strength and there is no doubt that it has brought huge benefits to its members and the business community as a whole through the partnerships it has formed with the local authorities, Sussex Police and local organisations. It is paramount that Burgess Hill businesses have an effective collective voice."