Sheffield training centre

Summary

Summary

  • Electric Works, Sheffield Digital Campus, Sheffield, S1 2BJ
  • City centre location.
  • Next to the train station and Sheffield Interchange (bus/coach/tram).
  • 6 miles from M1 J33.
  • Discounted car parking.
  • Corporate rates for local accommodation.
  • Doncaster Sheffield (formerly Robin Hood) airport: 25 miles.
  • Tel: 0114 349 2645.

Upon arrival, please report to reception. Sheffield Course Co-ordinator Jane Gosling will meet you and take you to our training room.

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Electric Works

Electric Works

We’re in the exciting Electric Works building at Sheffield Digital Campus, which plays host to many of the UK’s cutting-edge creative, digital and media businesses.

Electric Works - Armada training centre Sheffield

Electric Works is notable for its slide that takes you from the third floor down to the lobby in 7 seconds. At the end of a hard days’ training, why not leave the easy way…

Directions and further details

Directions and further details

Electric Works, Sheffield Digital Campus, Sheffield, S1 2BJ.

Electric Works is situated in the centre of Sheffield on the A61, between the train station and Sheffield Interchange (bus/coach/tram). Discounted car parking is available.

Train

We’re just across the road from Sheffield train station.

Turn right out of the station and you’ll see Electric Works on the opposite side of the road.

Bus/Coach/Tram

Sheffield Interchange is the main transport hub in Sheffield. It is served by buses operating across the region, National Express coaches and trams (Castle Square stop).

To walk from Sheffield Interchange takes 2-3 minutes.

Follow the signs to the train station. Electric Works is the large building in front of you:

Car

We are at the junction of Sheaf Street and Harmer Lane.

To drive from M1 J33 (6 miles away):

  1. At the motorway roundabout take the A630, signposted Sheffield (Centre)/Rotherham.
  2. At the next roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Sheffield Parkway/A630 and then continue on Sheffield Parkway for 5½ miles.
  3. Tale a slight left, continuing on Sheffield Parkway/A57.
  4. At Park Square Roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Sheaf St/A61.

Our venue is on your right, just after Pond Hill.

Car parking

Britannia Parking

A discounted parking rate of £5.50 per day is available at Britannia Parking Arundel Gate (previously NCP).

To get this promotional rate, you’ll need to book and pay for your parking in advance at britannia-parking.co.uk. Use Promotion Code Arundel01.

Once at the car park, bookings are registered through ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition), so no further action is required.

Q-Park

Discounted parking (approx. half usual rate) is also available at Q-Park Sheffield Station (10-minute walk). Just park as normal in the morning, and pick up a discount voucher from reception as you leave.

Local taxis

City Taxi’s – 0114 2393939

Disabled Access

Full disabled access. Disabled toilets and showers available on every floor.

Air

The closest airport is Doncaster Sheffield (formerly Robin Hood), which is 25 miles away. East Midlands airport is 50 miles and Leeds Bradford airport is 52 miles.

Accommodation

Accommodation

Leopold Hotel (½ mile)

10 min. walk from our centre. Call the hotel on 0114 252 4000, email res.sheffield@leopoldhotels.com or book online at leopoldhotelsheffield.com.

Jurys Inn (½ mile)

10 min. walk from our centre. City centre hotel offering Cardio Gym and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Mercure St Paul’s Hotel and Spa (⅓ mile)

5 min. walk from our centre. City centre hotel offering 18m swimming pool, fully equipped gym, thermal suite with spa, complimentary Wi-Fi.

Ibis Sheffield City Centre (⅓ mile)

5 min. walk from our centre.

Other hotels

Local B&Bs

Stratford House B&B (1⅓ mile)

Hardwick House (2⅓ miles)