Colchester is a town of rich historic relevance within the borough of Colchester and the county of Essex. Located on the River Colne, it is only 80km northeast of London. Historically, it lays claim to being Britain's oldest recorded town. It has been named as one of Britain’s fastest growing towns.


The continuous growth of this community made it an ideal location for new enterprises especially with niche areas of interest being already established courses in Pitman Training centres.

Franchise Type: New

Franchise Fee: £40,000

Average Total Investment: £80,000 - £100,000 (varies based on start-up costs)

Estimated Turnover: £POA

Population:  412,195

Capture Areas:

  • Sudbury
  • Halstead
  • Weeley
  • Tiptree


The sale includes:

  • A 5 year franchise agreement
  • Full training on all aspects of owning a Pitman Training Centre, including sales, marketing and the product
  • Pitman Training website
  • A centre start up pack
  • PParticipation in Pitman Training lead generation activities including:
    • Organic lead generation
    • Paid National Advertising
    • Hosted Webinar lead generation
    • National Accounts
    • External exam hosting revenue
    • Pitman Training is always seeking new lead generation activities that are relevant to the market and as such may change from time to time

*Approx. figures – determined by population in postcode areas so postcode areas can be negotiable.