Oldham Engineering Group Training Association Ltd (t/a OTC) are approved to deliver Apprenticeship training for Employers.

We recognise that all employers, from individuals to corporate businesses, and staff at all levels of hierarchy  will have specific training needs.  Oldham Training Centre can provide advice on the wide range of training solutions.  Our Business Development team are always happy to meet with you to discuss your individual requirements in detail. 

Learning and Development Consultancy

OTC’s Learning and Development Consultancy is built on 50 years in the training and development business. The service provides ‘on demand’ expertise to help companies and organisations:

  • align their learning and development strategy to key business goals and objectives
  • equip their staff with the specific skills and competencies which will enable them to add value and drive competitive advantage for their employer
  • undertake training needs analysis – organisational, vocational, individual
  • develop bespoke tailored solutions to meet their business needs
  • design and deliver successful team building events or management ‘away days’;
  • facilitate events; team role profiling
  • design and deliver ‘Train the Trainer’ coursesimplement effective Team Briefing systems
  • design and implement Performance Appraisal/Personal Review schemes
  • achieve Investors in People standard
  • undertake business improvement and review activities
  • implement change successfully


Qualified Psychometric Test Assessors can:

  • advise and develop assessment exercises to assess job applicants
  • develop and manage assessment centres for recruitment or development purposes 
  • carry out and/or arrange psychometric tests including OPQ 32 and MBTI
  • give personalised feedback on test results


Qualified Business Coaches can:

  • develop coaching and mentoring programmes
  • deliver coaching and mentoring to directors, managers and team leaders
  • train line managers to undertake a coaching role or hold coaching conversations


Qualified Assessorsand Internal Verifiers can:

  • deliver accredited Assessor training to your staff
  • support your staff to become Assessors so they can deliver your  work based training in-house 

We hope that these web pages will be the beginning of your customer journey with us.  For an informal discussion or to arrange a meeting at a time and place to suit you, please call one of our advisors on 0161 624 5360 or email info@otctraining.co.uk


  • Improve Productivity
    Improve Productivity

    Training apprentices can also be more cost effective than hiring skilled staff, leading to lower overall training and recruitment costs.

  • Skills Gap

    Apprenticeships deliver skills designed around your business needs providing the skilled workers you need for the future.

  • Motivate your workforce

    Apprentices tend to be eager, motivated, flexible and loyal to the company that invested in them.

  • What do employers say?

    "I thought traditional skills were a thing of the past but OTC and indeed Adam have filled me with hope that manufacturing can survive."