The UK’s Park Industry is BOOMING
Start-Up Park Operators Training Course
PHHPA Featured on ITV’s Undercover Big Boss With Industry Supremo Alfie Best
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The Most Comprehensive
Course in The UK
Park Home and Holiday Park Association are proud to present PHHPA START-UP PARK OPERATORS TRAINING COURSE. A three-day intensive course taking you from start-up to buying and operating your first park.
Welcome From Bradley Chapman Director General
I am excited to invite you to our “Startup Park Operator” training course for residential, leisure and holiday parks. The course content, delivery, speakers and takeaway training manuals are what we believe to be the most entrepreneurial and commercially engaging in the UK.Across three days we are going to take you on an incredible journey of knowledge, engagement and action. We have created this course for anyone who wishes to learn about the UK’s BOOMING property growth opportunity “The UK Parks Industry”
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Be Taught By Europe's LARGEST Park Operator Alfie Best
Alfie Best was recently featured on the first episode of Undercover Big Boss as "William Finney"
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Who Should Attend
This powerful, insightful, and hugely educational start-up park operators’ course has been specifically constructed for start-up park operators looking to understand the UK park industry and single park operators wishing to develop and grow their first park. This course is for residential parks, holiday parks and leisure parks including touring park operators that wish to learn and understand how you start up, enter, and grow your own park in the UK.
You may be looking to change your career, you may be a property investor or developer, or you may be a financial institution. You may already own a small park or you are keen to understand the UK parks property asset class. You may have worked within the parks industry and wish to start your own park, or you may be collaborating with a team of investors to secure your first park. You may have heard about the UK park industry and now you want to know how you can become an operator. We welcome all types of backgrounds, individuals that are interested to learn about park start up and park business operations.
Course Content (Modules)
Introduction and history of the UK Parks Industry
Understanding the different types of UK parks
What Park development and management model should I use?
Sourcing, buying, and acquiring your park
Introduction to financing your park
How to maximise planning, licensing, and certificates of lawful use
FPP – Fit and proper person test -what’s required
Buying Park homes, lodges, and housing stock for your site
Multiple Park Income streams and annual yields
Park home estate growth to achieving multiple parks
Pitch fees, pitch licenses, annual renewals
Park development – what you can and cannot do
How to build an effective park for your resident
Your complete park growth & development blueprint & training guide
This course is strictly limited to 12 places/attendees only
This course has been created from years of direct industry knowledge
You’ll learn about achievable and very real income streams and recuring income
3-4 days of intensive teaching coaching, training, and park growth knowledge
No Course Like It
We will teach you how this industry has grown from strength to strength. We will train, educate, and coach you with ALL the information required for you to possess the knowledge to become a park operator.
Duration: 3 Day Course + Half Day Park Site Visit
22nd – 24th Wednesday – Friday 9:30am – 5:30pm
25th Saturday 9am-1pm
Accommodation: 3 Nights Accommodation Included
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included. Plus, Tea Coffee and Refreshments During Each Day
UK Park Growth
Research suggests that the UK ‘staycation’ market is experiencing a boom following the end of the first lockdown, with a similar surge continuing into 2021. A survey suggested that 73% of Brits are likely to travel within the UK after coronavirus (YouGov). With only 1 in 3 looking to venture off abroad, UK holidays will be in high demand for the years ahead. With that being said, the park home industry is growing and there is no better time to develop and strengthen your business or begin your journey within the industry.
This Training Event is Open to Any Individual, Whether You are Currently Involved in The UK Parks Sector or Not. PHHPA are Training, Supporting and Educating Property Investors, Developers and Entrepreneurs - Who Wish To Understand The Booming UK Residential, Holiday and Leisure Parks Industry
Spaces Are Limited to 12 Attendees Only
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Park Home and Holiday Park Association Training Hosts and Industry Leading Guest Speakers
Alfie BestChairman - Wyldecrest Parks & Holiday Group
Alfie Best is a successful businessman listed on Sunday Times Rich List. Recently featured in ITV's Undercover Big Boss.
Your Event Expert Speakers and
Kirk NorcrossDirector - KN Jet Services (Park Home, Caravan and Lodge Cleaning)
Nick GanderDirector - Energy Carbon Ltd
Dave & Kerry WoodheadDirectors - Pinewood Park (Glamping)
Prof. Mark Watson-GandyCompany Law Barrister
Henry SimmonsChairman - Residential Park Homes & Touring Group
Joseph FinneyDirector - Park Home Shield Refurbishment
Jason BattyCEO - Eureka Capital Allowances
Michael BaileyDirector - EBM Managed Services
Alex GibsonDirector - SocialCru Utilities
Ian DugganDevelopement Executive - Marsh
Darren BrownCEO - Vfast Internet
Kent MitchellDirector - Westferry Lodges (Scotland)
Joel Van der MolenCEO - Vandercom Films
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PHHPA Members 25% off £2812.50+vat
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Limited to 12 Delegates Only
Park Home & Holiday Park Association Glamping Award Winners Dave and Kerry Woodhead at Pinewood Park
Event Time Schedules
1. Introduction and history of the UK Parks Industry 2. Understanding the different types of UK parks 3. What Park development and management model should I use? 4. Sourcing, buying, and acquiring your park 5. Introduction to financing your park
6. How to maximise planning, licensing, and certificates of lawful use 7. FPP – Fit and proper person test -what’s required 8. Buying Park homes, lodges, and housing stock for your site 9. Multiple Park Income streams and annual yields 10. Park home estate growth to achieving multiple parks
11. Pitch fees, pitch licenses, annual renewals 12. Park development – what you can and cannot do 13. How to build an effective park for your resident 14. Your complete park growth & development blueprint & training guide
Site visit to a park under construction
PHHPA Recently Featured on ITV
Chairman Wyldecrest Parks
Bradley has Fantastic drive , to see the systems that’s needed to make a whole process work and turn challenges in to champion goals
Technical Sales Manager at Lallemand
Bradley was a very passionate tutor who guided us through some very important and valuable sales theory and techniques and catered well for a very diverse group on the course.