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An NTA Ambassador is someone who believes in the importance of excellence in training and the positive impact that this can have on organisations and individuals; somebody who helps promote these benefits through the platform of The National Training Awards, which celebrate outstanding business success - one of the most effective forms of benchmarking excellence in training in the UK.

How do Ambassadors support the National Training Awards?

In 2010 our Ambassador network helped NTA gain exposure at over 135 events up and down the country which helped spread our key messages to over 3500 people. In addition they helped to distribute over 25,000 materials to their own networks. Our Ambassador network also provided venues for us to host over 60 Information Seminars, which provided guidance to over 1200 individuals and organisations, which in turn helped to generate over 790 entries.

Could you be a NTA Ambassador?

  • An individual with a professional interest in training and development through your job role
  • A previous winner or entrant of the National Training Awards
  • A Key Stakeholder, Sponsor, Judge, Consultant or Assessor

Importantly, NTA Ambassadors are passionate and enthusiastic about working with the National Training Awards to promote excellence in training and development in the UK!

The role of a National Training Awards Ambassador

  • To promote training and development and the benefits of entering The National Training Awards to your networks and contacts
  • To keep us updated on what is happening in your region or sector. Let us know of any:
    • Speaking opportunities where we can give a short presentation about the National Training Awards
    • Conferences where we could have a National Training Award information stand and/or speaking slot opportunity
    • Local meetings or networking events where we could distribute some promotional literature
    • Membership bodies or networks that we could tap into, to inform people about the Awards

Benefits to you and your organisation

We offer a variety of opportunities to NTA Ambassadors.

  • Cross promotional opportunities to further our joint belief in championing excellent training
  • Promoting your organisation by hosting one of our Information Seminars at your venue
  • Networking with like minded individuals at one of our regular Ambassador networking Meetings
  • Speaking about your experiences with NTA at one of our Information Seminars
  • Receiving our regular E-newsletter communication to keep up-to-date with NTA progress - please pass on to your networks
  • Receiving NTA press releases to keep you updated on the finalists and winners each year
  • Receiving copies of in-depth case studies written on our winners for your own use in promoting the Awards and keeping up to date with training best practice in the UK

Getting started

Five quick and easy ways to get started as an NTA Ambassador.

  1. Inform us of meetings, conferences or events that NTA can speak at and spread the word of the National Training Awards at a meeting
  2. Put the NTA Ambassador logo and a link to the NTA website on your website and email signature
  3. Let your networks know about the National Training Awards and encourage them to enter; signpost them to www.nationaltrainingawards.com
  4. Contact your local press about the best training stories from your region or sector. We can assist you by providing case studies
  5. Click here to get started

Ambassadors Toolkit