By manufacturers, for manufacturers

The Manufacturing Institute is a rich source of expertise. Our industry experts have worked in manufacturing businesses of all sizes and sectors, driving improvement and delivering results.

They have all walked the walk and know exactly what it takes to successfully introduce and, importantly, sustain any change programme, whatever the scale.  They roll up their sleeves and ensure no detail is overlooked.

Our approach centres on transferring knowledge from us to you, so that you can acquire the skills and know-how to transform your business and your people now and in the future.


Whatever stage you’re at on the journey to excellence, we have a wealth of experience to help you reach the next level.

Whether its a full strategic review, introduction of a new process, performance-boosting training from shop floor to boardroom, or an assessment to benchmark against your global competitors, we have a solution.

Take your pick, from on-site consultancy to workshops, events, study tours, training programmes and much more.  We’re looking forward to putting 20 years of expertise and success at your disposal.

Enterprise Excellence

To succeed in a fiercely competitive global market, it’s not sufficient to just have the tools and techniques. Top-class performance relies on quality products, superb service, and a world-beating can-do culture.

Our Enterprise Excellence Framework has been developed from 20 years of face to face experience helping thousands of manufacturing companies to be the best that they can be. It is a proven method to guide organisations through the complex process of achieving and sustaining world-class performance.

The Enterprise Excellence Framework sets us apart – and it can do the same for you.

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James Briggs team leaders are flying high!

Both James Blackman and Paul Cresswell, who work at consumer chemical company James Briggs Ltd., believe The Manufacturing Institute’s Team Leader Course has boosted their careers.

They both started work as teenagers on the packing line at the Oldham based site which has the capacity to distribute up to 150 million aerosols and 30 million litres of high performance product, every year.

And they are now both Shift Managers managing teams of …

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Delivering continuous improvement in China

China based CHMTI is the parent company of Precision Technologies Group of which Holroyd Precision based in Milnrow are manufacturers of high precision machine tool design, build and supply. Holroyd has more than 150 years of accumulated knowledge, experience and expertise as industry leaders serving a global customer base.

Chairman Zhang of CHMTI had identified a need for bespoke training and had originally approached Dr Tony Bannan, CEO of Precision Technologies, …

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We look forward to helping you accelerating your manufacturing career.

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