Welcome to Stoke, the city and unitary authority area located in Staffordshire. It is the largest settlement in Staffordshire. Stoke had a long history of making pottery and has been known for its industrial-scale pottery manufacturing. Coal mining and Steel manufacturing were also key historical industries in Stoke. Today, Stoke remains a world centre for fine ceramics. With several factories that call Stoke home, it remains a powerhouse for the local economy. Other major employers in Stoke are the City Council and  Royal Stoke university Hospital.


We are seeking a highly motivated and dedicated person to bring Pitman Training Centre to Stoke to meet the demand for adult training in areas such as manufacturing, medicine, and administration.


Franchise Type: New

Franchise Fee: £40,000

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


Turnover: £POA

Population: 501,724

Capture Areas:

  • Winkhill
  • Cheadle
  • Alsager
  • Keele


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
  • Participation 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.