Founded by Cherith Simmons (left, a leadership and hr specialist) in 1989, our mission is to deliver effective leadership and management development at all levels that result in CLEVER, resourceful and agile leaders and managers.

Our approach is informed by our real life consultancy practice in service and organisational performance improvement. 

Around 2,000 managers and leaders complete our programmes annually with a 96% successful completion rate.

We work across all sectors delivering face to face at our client’s venues and by distance learning.

Programmes are tailored to each sector and we also offer open access programmes at all levels.

All programmes are supported by comprehensive learning materials and a sophisticated learning management system for accessing material, guidance, webinars, submitting assignments and participating in a learning community.

We work closely with clients to design the right solutions for their needs and an initial consultation is free of charge.

What we do

We design, deliver and evaluate large and small learning and development programmes for all sorts of organisations from large blue-chips to small charities and all the way across the health, public and voluntary sectors. We can offer everything from small workshops to large learning programmes combining both face-to-face and web-based learning, with qualifications to Diploma and Post Graduate Certificate level.

Why we do it

We believe passionately that the right learning drives individuals’ and organisations’ performance to deliver what its customers expect. We believe in giving good value. We believe in giving excellent service. We believe that the right delivery methods can reach more people at less cost.

Advance your career

Invest in yourself and gain a qualification at one of our many open access programmes open to the public.