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Are you running ISO 9001 or interested in finding out more? We know it’s important to get everyone on the same page so for a limited time you can train for FREE! Try our Introduction Module now.  


We developed an online version of our popular ISO 9001 training course to enable people to demystify ISO 9001 in 30 minute blocks without having to leave their workplace. You can now access custom-written content from our specialist trainers at the time that suits you best. Read the five most popular questions about our online training…


Our offices will be closed from 4pm on Friday 21st December to 9am on Wednesday 2nd January. We would like to wish you a very happy Christmas and a prosperous 2019. As a thank you for your continued custom in 2018, we donated to Hamper Scamper, a charity which supports disadvantaged families in Gloucestershire. We…


We’re thrilled that our commitment to training and skills excellence has been recognised by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal.   We are one of just 48 organisations to be honoured with a Princess Royal Training Award in 2018 for creating lasting impact by successfully linking our skills development needs to organisational performance. Recipients were drawn from across…


We’re often asked how we offer our ISO training courses at such competitive prices. Surely there must be something missing? All our public courses all offer experienced trainers, course materials, onsite parking, copious refreshments, CPD points and a certificate. As far as we know, the only thing missing from our training is a huge mark-up.…


ISO learning or training: what’s the difference? Over the last year, we’ve developed a range of ISO 9001 online learning modules. These supplement our more traditional ISO 9001 face-to-face training courses which we deliver at our customers’ offices and at our Worcester HQ. We’re often asked which is the best option, so here’s our short…


Our ISO 9001 online training modules are now available as a bundle which includes all seven modules for just £240+VAT, a saving of 30% compared to buying modules separately! The modules included are: Introduction, Context, Risk-based thinking, Leadership, Objectives and improvement, Integration, Internal audit and management review meeting. If you’re interested in ISO 9001 (Quality…


Better internal communication, stronger inter-departmental team working and a clearer focus on business objectives are just a few of the beneficial side effects of implementing management standards yet they often come as a surprise to organisations starting out on the journey to certification. One organisation which has recently discovered the unexpected business benefits of implementing…


The boss finds a potential bid and decides to go for it. He/she puts together a ‘bid writing team’. Smart bosses ensure that they are not actually on the team themselves. Really smart bosses book a holiday to a location without phone signal/internet which coincides with the bid due date. Members of the team new…


There are many ways to make your staff feel cared for – like remembering their birthdays and the names of their family – but nothing says ‘you’re valued by us’ to an employee more than the offer of training, learning and development (TLD) to help them develop their skills and build their career. Here are…