Training subjects we source

  • IT, management, health & safety, personal development and more..

Removing the hassle of finding training

Our clients use us to analyse the training market for them, ensuring they get the best learning solutions from third-party training providers.

As training brokers we save you the hassle of selecting providers and sourcing training, enabling you to benefit from process efficiencies. We ensure that you always receive great training and good value for money.

With over two decades of training sourcing excellence and access to an wide-ranging and approved pool of training providers we manage the entire process of organising training for you. Every delivery method is available including virtual, face to face, online and blended training for individuals, teams and company roll outs across multiple time zones.

Training subjects we source

We source professional training in all of these business areas:

Here is just a list below of some of the more popular training subjects we source for our clients:

Inclusion & diversity – Building an inclusive team, Recruiting with a diversity mind-set, Impact of unconscious bias, The Equality Act 2010 and management responsibilities.

Information technology – Microsoft, Cisco, Citrix, VMware, ITIL, Java, Oracle,  Linux. UNIX, SQL, GDPR.

Design thinking – including User research, Creative Ideation, Rapid prototyping, Working with Designers, Change Management. Design Thinking training.

Cyber security – EC-Council, Certified Ethical HackerGCHQ Certified Training, Introduction to Cyber Security, Cyber Security at home.

Working from home & hybrid working – Remote working, Managing remote teams,  Maintaining a routine,  Digital communication, Collaborative working in a remote team, Daily structure.

Wellbeing & mental health – Mental health awareness webinars, Wellbeing when remote working, Managing mental wellbeing,  Coaching,  Mental health first aid, Building resilience and more.

Project & programme management – PRINCE, MoP, MoV, MSP, PMI.

Business & office applications – MS Office (Teams, Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint, Access), Adobe, Apple, Prezi.

Business analysis & systems – Agile, Lean Six Sigma, BCS Diploma, Software testing, Microsoft Power BI.

Personal development & soft skills – Communication, Customer service, Presentation skills, Writing, Sales, Marketing, Mindfulness, Time & Priority Management.

Management & leadership –  New to management, Middle management, Senior managers, Inspirational leadership.

HR – Handling grievances, managing fixed-term contracts, recruitment and selection, capability and conduct procedures, discipline procedures.

Health & safety – First aid at work, NEBOSH, Moving and handling, Breakaway, Student mental health awareness,  Fire safety.

Compliance – Bribery, Equality & Diversity, Environmental, Information & Data security,  Dealing with harassment.

STEM – Science, technology, engineering and mathematics related learning and development for all organisations

Insurance – Claims, Commercial broking, Commercial insurance, Personal lines, FCA compliance.

Financial & tax – Banking operations, Corporate finance, Investment management, Regulatory, Accounting.

Professional qualifications – Accountancy, Financial Services, Tax, Insolvency, Administration & Secretarial, Actuarial, Law, Marketing and HR, Higher Education.

Our services

We look at your training requirements carefully and holistically, to find the best way to achieve your learning objective.  We will recommend providers we know and trust, and suggest a blend of learning delivery methods where appropriate.

Our training sourcing service is included in Source,  our training broker service, and Manage, managed learning service.

Trial our services for free

We are happy to provide a free, no obligation, trial of our services.  Let us know your requirements, and we will respond with our recommendations within 24 hours. Simply call us on 0845 519 7408 or email info@optimuslearningservices.com.