Welcome to our master locksmith business start up and training course, below you will find as much infomation as we can give you about this locksmith course.
First a few things you should know!
All our training takes place in either our Lock Lab which holds all the best tools and every lock found in the current UK market, this acts as a base for us to work from. The next stage is when we move on to a real home where you will then take your new skills and fine tune them on a real house, lock picking, bypassing, servicing uPVC, working on windows and mechanisms along with multipoint lock fitment, letterbox replacement and much more. You will also be attending jobs with our locksmiths in taking it in stages you will see every kind of common job we get, you will see the business run and how it works from the inside then eventually you will start to doe the jobs, work with the customers until you are doing full jobs with just our guidance from answering the phone to doing the job and taking payment. You also train at home and online, we will make sure we are there for all your questions and mistakes to make sure you can be the best locksmith you can be.
You will undertake our master locksmith training course that covers every UK residential and commercial lock on the current UK market along with uPVC, wood working skills, a look at safes and opening, bypassing every lock we come across all within our Lock Lab.
You will also attend real jobs and see how it works and a business and what to expect. This will start to build your confidence.
The practice house is where you can fine tune you skills, its vital this is done outside the Lock Lab and on real doors and windows that are actually been used. You will cover every aspect of home entry and uPVC along with many other aspects that's undertaken in day to day life of a locksmith.
By this stage you will be helping out on real houses with real customers and getting ready to start as a apprentice locksmith.
Sales and customer care training is vital. Just look at our reviews and the customers with the thumbs up which wins us more business, we receive countless recommendations and in turn become family locksmiths where people are proud to call us there locksmith and pass on our business details, we do this via our care and sales training meaning you to will receive the same feedback from your new customers!
We include a full locksmith tool package in our master locksmith course, these are the same tools we use on a day to day basis, these will see you get started but will eventually need upgrading or replacing in time but they will get the business going and as you make more money you can buy higher grade equipment and freshen up your tool kit.
There are no gimmick tools and all tools we supply are tools you will use each and every day during the course and after the course. Many new locksmiths that don't do our course spend thousand on tools they will never use!
Here you can see Dan Higgins from Higgins locksmiths in his new work ware with his tool bag and tools ready to go to work, looking professional with a smile. We will sit and work with you to create your logo which will be embroidered on to your work clothing!
You will also partake in your own video shoot with a full photo shoot for advertising and cross market advertising.
We will create an advertisement via video that will be fully edited and look professional with all logos and contact information that will help drive customers to your new website along with a photo shoot that will show you at work! This helps with image and trust!
We will make sure we give you all the tools to succeed.
Once your training has ended, we don't just stop working with you, we are always there 24 hours for advice. If your stuck on a job or unsure about a contract or tender then we will help advise you.
You will be able to contact us via phone, text, email and video calling so we can see your job and advise on what the base plan of attack would be, we can talk you through any job your unsure off and the best part if you are local and get really stuck we will come out and help you on the job!
No you do not, we take on many people that have no online skills, some don't use social media at all and that's fine, we understand you just want to go and make money. That's why we have options available where our web design company will manage your website for a small yearly fee, this will include all Google updates, inscriptions and legal updates, special offers and sale updates along with yearly maintenance of the URL and SEO changes along with keywords and backlinks. But we will train you in the most basic aspect of been able to access your site and carry out weekley fresh content updates which are really simple. If you can write a letter or email then you can do this! Confidence in learning something new is the key and this world is changing fast, the old ways are fading away and now if your not online then your business does not exist! Speak to us about this as it can help shorten the course time and save you money!
Yes we can arrange payment plans, often a deposit is paid then installments during the course, we can also offer discounts for shares in the future business or offer a franchise based options. Your best to call us to find out more. 07525639943
No, you cannot unless you want to cover a different area. We wont give all your trade secrets away to directly compete as we will then need to make sure we maintain our rankings by making sure any business around us that's competing does not make it to market, its counter productive and we need to maintain our placement in our area. Its nothing personal but it is business. We currently have to many locksmiths in our area competing for work as it is and we dominate the area and contracts and we will keep our stance on this. We have tried to launch other locksmith franchises in Gateshead but non have managed to get to the front page of Google due to the competition of multi million pound companies trying to rank on the tops spot.
Its best to call us to have a chat first, we can then find out some information and look at the areas where you will be working and see what your competition is. We wont take on a trainee if we know we cant get them to the point of making money in there area. The higher the population the more money you will make, its quite simple.
If you have read the Master Locksmith paragraph on our locksmith training page, then read our Business Start Up page and you have read this page fully but still have questions or you are unsure then why not book an appointment, come and see us and the Lock Lab, maybe have a go at picking a lock or two even attend a real job with us to see what its like. Just call us and arrange an appointment.