Crowberry Consulting Ltd is a community engaged business. Our staff take part in a variety of activities to support local biodiversity and local charities. In 2016 we became official sponsors of a song thrush bird on the Earth Trust Nature Reserve and in 2010 we sponsored a rare tropical frog who still lives in the Manchester Museum vivarium. Since 2006 we have taken part in many UK challenges such as Race for Life and in August 2017, Becky swam 1 mile in Loch Lomond to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. In 2018 Becky completed the Aspire Channel Swim, swimming 22 miles over 12 weeks!
We also work with local North West based Universities to provide student placements such as through the Unite with Business Scheme and the Santander Internship Programme.
New Legal Executive joins the team via Lancaster University!
We welcome Cameron Wilson to our team as our Legal Executive a paid internship via the FASS Department at Lancaster University. Cameron will be supporting our legal updates for customers. Cameron is a final year Law student with a special interest in BREXIT and Human Rights/Environmental Legislation.
New Recruitment of Sustainability Intern via Lancaster University!
We welcome Lauren Hart to our team as a paid Sustainability Intern via Lancaster University. Lauren will be supporting our ISO 50001 tools and low carbon projects!
BIBA Award – 2 nominations for Crowberry Consulting!
We are delighted to announce that Crowberry Consulting has been nominated for two Be Inspired Business Awards – the annual North Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce awards. We are finalists in both Green Business of the Year and also Micro Business of the Year! The finals are held in September in Blackpool – good luck to all the finalists! Becky Toal MD said “It is great to be nominated for two BIBA awards we look forward to the judges visiting our offices and good luck to everyone involved!.
NEW RECRUITMENT OF SUSTAINABILITY LOW CARBON EXECUTIVE
CROWBERRY CONSULTING BECOMES AN APPROVED BSI AFFILIATE
Crowberry Consulting Ltd has recently become an approved BSI affiliate, allowing the company to directly sell the International Standards that it supports their customers with. The Chorley based consultancy, auditing and training provider has been an associate to the British Standards Institution (BSI) for over 10 years and is now able to provide a direct link to a variety of ISO standards on their website.
CROWBERRY CONSULTING AN IEMA APPROVED TRAINING PARTNER
Crowberry Consulting are delighted to announce our new partnership with the IEMA to offer two Environmental Sustainability training courses. We have various dates throughout 2019 where we will provide Environmental Sustainability skills for the workforce and a two day course for Managers. Please visit our training page for the dates, we look forward to training your team soon!
CROWBERRY CONSULTING SHORTLISTED IN THE FSB AWARDS NORTH WEST – ETHICAL GREEN BUSINESS OF THE YEAR 2019!
Crowberry Consulting are once again shortlisted in the FSB Awards North West Region for the category ‘Ethical – Green Business of the Year 2019’.
CROWBERRY CONSULTING LTD & CURRENT RECRUITMENT
Crowberry Consulting has a current vacancy for a Digital Marketing Apprenticeship Level 3. Please visit the NLTG website to see our vacancy and to apply!
CROWBERRY CONSULTING LTD RE-CERTIFIED TO ISO 9001 QUALITY MANAGEMENT STANDARD WITH CFA
Crowberry Consulting Ltd has been re-certified to ISO 9001:2015 with CFA a UKAS approved certification body. We take our customers satisfaction seriously and work to deliver excellent customer service!
CROWBERRY CONSULTING LTD ACHIEVES RE-CERTIFICATION TO CYBER ESSENTIALS STANDARD FOR 4TH YEAR!
Crowberry Consulting Ltd has achieved re-certification to the Cyber Essentials Standard for the 4th year. This standard includes a robust test of the cyber defences for the business across five key areas. We look after our customers data and you can have confidence in our IT systems.
CROWBERRY CONSULTING LTD WINS FSB AWARD- NORTH WEST REGION – GREEN AND ETHICAL BUSINESS 2018 !
Crowberry Consulting Ltd has won the prestigious FSB Award North West Region – Ethical – Green Business of the Year 2018!
The Awards, are hosted by the FSB each year to recognise excellence in businesses. Becky Toal MD said: “We are delighted to be a Regional Winner at the FSB Awards, as this recognises Crowberry Consulting as a quality provider environmental and energy systems and ethical auditing.”
CROWBERRY CONSULTING LTD NAMED UK TOP 100 APPRENTICE EMPLOYER 2017
Crowberry Consulting Ltd have been awarded the prestigious Centrica Top 100 Apprentice Employer 2017. This award is provided to the best of the best employers in the country for apprenticeships.
The Awards, now in their fourteenth year, are run by the National Apprenticeship Service and recognise excellence in two areas: businesses that grow their own talent with apprentices and apprentices who have made a significant contribution to their workplaces. On being recognised as a Centrica Top 100 Apprentice Employer, Becky Toal MD said: “We are over the moon to receive this award which recognises Crowberry Consulting as a quality provider of apprenticeships. We have worked with local colleges for the last 5 years on roles such as Business Administration and Project Management. We were the only Chorley based business to receive this award!”. Sue Husband, Director of the National Apprenticeship Service, said: “The National Apprenticeship Awards allow talented apprentices and committed employers from across our regions to receive well-deserved recognition for their apprenticeship achievements. The Top 100 Apprentice Employers at these awards show the range of sectors and variety of job roles apprenticeships are available in, and how they can deliver the skills employers need. I congratulate all finalists on their success in this competition”.
To find out more about the benefits of apprenticeships, search on GOV.UK or to find out more on the apprenticeship awards visit https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/national-apprenticeship-awards-2017 Alternatively call 08000 150 600 or follow @apprenticeships on Twitter or National Apprenticeship Service on LinkedIn.
BECKY COMPLETES THE ASPIRE CHANNEL SWIM 2018!
Crowberry Consulting Ltd’s Managing Director, Becky Toal, has been successful in completing the Aspire Channel Swim for 2018!
Becky took on the challenge of swimming 22 miles, the equivalent of the English Channel, in a swimming pool that provided much calmer waters and significantly less danger! The task was set to be completed from 11th September to 4th December 2018, and for the second consecutive year, Becky completed the 22 miles. Becky took on the Aspire Channel Swim 2018 to help raise money and awareness for the Spinal Injury Research, Rehabilitation and Reintegration Charity.
CROWBERRY CONSULTING LTD ACHIEVE ISO 9001:2015 CERTIFICATION
In what was an extremely pleasing audit, Crowberry Consulting Ltd were found to have no major or minor non-conformities which is testament to the work the whole team has put in over the past months.
ISO 9001:2015 is a valuable asset that to the company as it ensures that we have a focus on customer satisfaction and continually improvement in the service that we can offer our customers. With continual improvement being at the heart of the Quality Management System, it makes it the perfect system for Crowberry Consulting Ltd to have in place as it fits in perfectly and helps the company achieve the targets to improve.
Managing Director Becky Toal said “The standard is focused on customer satisfaction and how we deliver this. By upgrading to the 2015 version we ensure that our processes reflect our business direction, growth plans and opportunities. We are delighted to have achieved the certification with centre for assessment a UKAS approved certification body”.
ISO 9001 CERTIFICATION SUCCESS
Crowberry Consulting Ltd has recently received re-certification to the UKAS accredited ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Standard.
We have been working towards the standard over the past few years and have been carrying out activities such as supplier due diligence, customer satisfaction, recruitment processes and staff training. Becky Toal Managing Director said ”It is great to have our hard work recognised on Quality Management by an approved UKAS provider. All of our services from training, auditing and consultancy are included in the scope of our QMS. We look forward to continuing to gain feedback from our customers and suppliers going forward”.
To view our Quality Policy please click here!
HIGHLY COMMENDED SMALL COMPANY PROVIDER OF APPRENTICESHIPS
Crowberry Consulting Ltd are extremely pleased to have received the Highly Commended Award for small company provider of apprenticeships in the National Apprenticeship Awards regional finals.
Hosted in Liverpool, the awards were for companies in the North West, Liverpool and Cumbria and hundreds of applications were received for the region. Crowberry Consulting Ltd have provided quality apprenticeships for over 5 years in various roles. Becky Toal, Managing Director said: “we are over the moon to have received this award and have our efforts recognised in regards to the provision of apprenticeships”.
ONE MILE SWIM OF LOCH LOMOND IN AID OF MACMILLAN CANCER SUPPORT.
On 26th August 2017 Becky Toal took part in a one mile swim in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support and successfully completed the course! Macmillan is a dedicated charity which provides nurses for cancer support. As you can imagine this was a huge challenge for Becky to take on and her thanks go out to all who have supported and sponsored her!
If you would like to sponsor Becky click here!
EMA ENERGY MANAGEMENT AWARDS WINNER!
Crowberry Consulting Ltd wins the Energy Management Consultancy Service of the Year at the EMEX show.
The annual Energy Managers Association Awards held at the ExCeL in London. Becky Toal MD said on winning the award, “This means a lot to the company to receive this recognition from the energy managers association and the judging panel, it represents 10 years of hard work supporting our customers on energy management via providing training, consultancy and auditing. We have supported many large and small business on energy management both in the UK and across Europe, with a special focus on both carbon foot-printing and ISO 50001 energy management standard. We aim to continue to support our customers on their energy management journey for many years to come.”
10 YEARS OF CROWBERRY CONSULTING LTD CELEBRATION EVENING!
On the 15th July 2016 we celebrated our 10 years in business anniversary at Mundo Tapas in Preston.
The evening was a huge success and we would like to thank all who attended for making it a brilliant evening.
WE CONNECT INTERNATIONAL
Crowberry Consulting Ltd is a Certified Women’s Business Enterprise to We Connect International.
This encourages supply chain diversity by supporting and procuring from women owned business globally. For further details go to We Connect International.
To see our certificate click here!