Wakefield is a historic cathedral city located in the district of West Yorkshire. Historically, Wakefield was known for its trade in corn, coal mining and textiles. Today, the most common employment is found in the manufacturing industry, the health and social work sector, transport, storage and communication industries. Additionally, regeneration projects have recently occurred in Wakefield including the Trinity Walk retail development, supermarkets and shopping units.


These recent developments have brought an upsurge in population and make the town a very appealing place to set up your business, so we are confident that the right partner can make Pitman Training Stevenage a huge success.

Franchise Type: New

Franchise Fee: £40,000

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


Turnover: £POA

Population: 511,939

Capture Areas:

  • Dewsbury
  • Castleford
  • Knottingley
  • Hemsworth


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.