About Us

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Training can make a real difference in raising levels of service, improving customer retention and getting the edge over your competitors.

With considerable experience of delivering high quality training, Purple Cloud Consultancy offers a range of fun, innovative and inspirational training workshops.

What we do

As the South West delivery partner for the highly successful Welcome to Excellence programme we offer a range of flexible customer service workshops that can be tailored to any business, destination or sector.

Providing the biggest opportunity for personal development in the South West through the ‘Art of Being Brilliant‘ seminars, we offer the opportunity to boost happiness, performance and business by creating a positive environment.

Working with some of the South West’s top trainers we are able to offer a range of bespoke courses covering topics such as Leadership and Management, Team Building, Communication, Performance Management and Business and Personal Skills Development.

Offering a range of customer research packages to provide valuable insight into how to manage customer expectations, through the use of mystery shopping, staff surveys and customer feedback.

How we do it

  • Through open courses for small groups
  • In-house courses tailored to your business
  • Training your people to deliver within your business
  • Conferences

Who we work with

  • High quality, well qualified trainers
  • Like minded, passionate local delivery partners
  • The South West Tourism Alliance – we are the official training delivery partner!
  • South West Tourism Awards – we sponsor Tourism awards for Bristol, Bath and Somerset, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and the South West

Who are we

Rick Turner – Director

As director of a multi award winning attraction and winner of various Customer Service awards (including Enjoy England Awards for Excellence, Silver Award for Outstanding Customer Service), Rick knows what it takes to lead and motivate staff to become one of the South West’s top tourist attractions. With a passion for training and development, Rick set up Purple Cloud Consultancy to provide opportunities for businesses in the South West to participant in high quality and inspirational training and events. An experienced Trainer and International Conference speaker, Rick focuses on Team Motivation and Management Development and is a huge fan of ‘The Art of Being Brilliant’. He counts ‘Happiness at work’ as one of his core values! Rick goals in life include – inspiring the South West Tourism Industry to provide amazing customer experiences, to make the South West a happier place and to encourage personal development and growth through education and learning.

Helen Jones – Training Manager

With over 10 years’ experience of managing Customer Service programmes, Helen understands business training needs in the South West and offers advice to businesses looking to develop and improve customer service. An experienced manager and administrator, Helen organises and oversees the delivery of the highly successful Welcome to Excellence programme. With experience in developing a range of new courses Helen can assist organisations to tailor programmes to suit their needs. Helen is passionate about delivering outstanding service and improving visitor experience across the South West. Helen has been a judge for the SW Excellence in England Awards and knows what it takes for a business to succeed. Helen is committed to raising standards, providing a comprehensive training programme and ‘Being Brilliant’!