Manchester CIPS Training and Exam Centre

Holiday Inn Manchester – City Centre, 25 Aytoun Street, Manchester, M1 3AE

Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa
London Road, Manchester, M1 2PG

We run CIPS training courses at either the Holiday Inn or Macdonald Manchester Hotel. Both hotels are located next to Piccadilly station and offer parking facilities.

We run 2-day intensive courses in Manchester offering CIPS training from Apprenticeshios to Level 4 Diploma training, through to Level 6 Professional Diploma. We are also approved by CIPS to host exams at the Macdonald Manchester Hotel.

Located just off the M6 this location offers quick and easy access for delegates from across Lancashire and the North West

  • Complimentary CIPS study guides sent to students prior to the course for pre-reading
  • Full hard colour copies of all course materials delegates will receive a full copy of the slide pack plus revision notes and additional handout to support their studies
  • Breakfast pastries and drinks on arrival
  • Two course hot buffet lunch
  • Unlimited tutor support including formative assessment
  • Comprehensive revision pack

Holiday Inn, Manchester Piccadilly is welcoming, friendly, custom made and certainly unique. The surroundings are sophisticated, contemporary and host the very latest technology.

  • Computer facility
  • Internet access
  • DVD facility
  • Intensive training sessions

The hotel is located in the heart of Manchester and just a 1 minute walk from Piccadilly railway station. If travelling by car, parking is available at the hotel on a first come, first serve basis and there are also NCP car parks within a short walking distance. This makes the Holiday Inn the perfect location for our Manchester CIPS training.

Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa is located just minutes from the centre and is adjacent to Piccadilly train station. It is the largest hotel in the city and offers dedicated conference and training suites

  • Free WiFi
  • Natural daylight in training rooms
  • 20 minutes from Manchester airport
  • Car parking for 80

Other training centres available please contact us for more information 01772 282555 or


Emma Jackson

Course Mentor

Emma joined SRSCC in 2019 on a freelance basis taking on a teaching and learning consultancy role. She has 20 years of experience in education as a qualified teacher, working in adult learning, secondary and primary school settings in the UK as well as abroad, namely Japan, Hungary, and France. 

More recently Emma has been teaching yoga, resilience, and mindfulness in primary schools to promote the physical and mental well-being of both pupils and staff.

Being multi-lingual and having a zeal for communication, cultural exchange and life-long learning Emma jumped at the opportunity to join the company as a Course Mentor. Building a good rapport with her learners, supporting them to overcome any challenges on their apprentice journey and facilitating them to fulfil their potential is her motivation.

Cumbrian born and bred in the Lake District, Emma enjoys the outdoors. When not relaxing in tree pose, she is most at home trail running in the hills with her husband and dog. Having clocked up 4 marathons to date, the application of her long-distance running mindset of perseverance, determination, discipline and patience is key to supporting her learners in their studies.

SRSCC Staff Images Ashlee Scribbins

Ashlee Scribbins

Office Administrator

Ashlee has joined the SRSCC team as an Office Administrator, and with a level 2 and 3 in Business Administration, she fits right in!

Ashlee has a wide range of experience from working as a Legal Secretary for the Royal Air Force to managing a team. Ashlee is eager to use her customer service and business administration skills for her new role at SRSCC.

SRSCC Staff Images Declan Hemingway

Declan Hemingway

Sales and Business Development Assistant

Declan recently graduated University studying BSc Business and Management with Marketing achieving a 2:1 and was looking for a role in Business Development to put his knowledge and education to the test.

He has a strong desire to grow the SRSCC brand and customer base. Working alongside our Business Development and Relationship Manager; he looks to strengthen both our Commercial and Apprenticeship learner portfolio by liaising with potential and existing learners through building customer relationships and understanding their requirements.