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What is a Training Provider?

Training providers may be colleges, individuals or private sector companies. Training providers differ in how they operate and what they offer. It is highly important to ensure you find a training provider that suits you and fulfils your requirements.

Job training empowers people to realise their dreams and improve their lives.

-Sylvia Mathews Burwell 


Are you a training provider?

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If you’re an employer…

It is important to find a training provider that meets your business needs efficiently and effectively. When looking for a training provider ask yourself these 3 questions…

  • Does the training provider fully understand your training objectives?
  • Does the provider have experience of your sector, your business size and training level?
  • Does the provider offer a tailored, convenient learning environment best suited to your employees and business?

If you’re a young person…

It is important to find a training provider that meets your needs and interests. When looking for a training provider ask yourself these 3 questions…

  • Does the training provider offer the training,support and facilities that will enable me to gain your qualification
  • Does the provider offer a tailored, convenient learning environment suited to your strengths?
  • Does the provider have customer testimonials or case studies that you could look at?

List of Training Providers…

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IT training – Microsoft accredited testing centre offering qualifications in Microsoft applications. We provide classroom or online learning options with an industry-wide recognised qualification in Microsoft applications. Courses start from as little as £150 including exam fees. For more information contact

Coaching – We offer ILM qualified coaches to assist you in your professional development. We will help you become the best you can be, providing confidential support to achieve your specific professional goals and ambitions. We will help you identify your learning preferences and define your target achievements with objectives to help you get there. Sessions can be held as a group but more typically on a one to one basis. For more information contact

TT Training & Consultancy Company Ltd

TT Company is based in the South West of the UK with a team of experienced trainers across the UK. We pride ourselves in being able to deliver the training in a way that is suitable for the learner and at a time which is convenient to any business. We have experience of delivering training for businesses in a variety of sectors and local authorities across the UK.

Our courses include Childcare, Playwork, Early Years, Health and Safety, Food Safety, First Aid, Customer Service and Employment Support. These may be full qualifications or specific units.


Skills for growth project supports small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Devon & Somerset. Serco offer bite-sized training to address essential workforce skills, identify training development areas including qualification/training needs and advice and support to help your business develop and grow.

Employees must be aged 19 +

Achievement Training Limited

Achievement Training Limited (ATL) aim to contribute to the development of successful business enterprise within the local regional economy by identifying and meeting the training needs of business; delivering bespoke flexible training programmes across all sectors by providing high quality courses and qualifications tailored to individual needs.

ATL also offer advice and guidance on various career options and tools from interview preparation, career research, apprenticeship courses, updating CVs and completing application forms.

Paignton Sec

Paignton Sec delivers apprenticeships in Administration, Customer Service, IT User, Retail Skills, Leadership and Management and Hospitality. They offer a variety of private training in these sectors in the workspace and college which is based in Paignton.

Paignton Sec also offer training for the unemployed for Jobcentre Plus.

GHQ Training

Based in Plymouth GHQ Training Ltd, serve the whole of Devon and Cornwall, we work alongside businesses to deliver training that enables individuals to develop their skills whilst supporting the commercial objectives of their employers.

GHQ deliver training in various occupational areas including; Business Administration, Customer Service, Management, Early Years, Supporting Teaching and Learning and Hairdressing.  Full qualifications and CPD/tailor made courses are available.

Motiv-8 SW

Motiv-8 SW is a quality approved training provider that supplies life skills and first aid training to the local community around the South West of the UK, providing all kinds of quality assured First aid training that meets all HSE guidelines and regulations.

Motiv-8 SW works with young people providing life skill, coaching and mentoring programmes to help them succeed through either a traineeship, apprenticeship or to gain employment by giving them a tool box of skills, attitudes and behaviours that are crucial for today’s competitive work place.

South Devon College

In 2014, South Devon College was recognised as the top Further Education and Tertiary College in England, in results published by the Skills Funding Agency for 2012-13. All of our courses and support services are geared towards helping you find employment upon the completion of your studies.

Our Apprenticeship and Traineeship programmes are the perfect option for you if you want to study towards a qualification to boost your career, whilst getting paid.


Acacia Training & Development offer a variety of training methods including face to face, online and Distance Learning in a number of sectors including:  Health and Social Care, Childcare, Accounting, Customer Service, Management, Hairdressing, Marketing, Administration, Sales and Dental Nursing.

Acacia Training is currently the only private training provider recognised by the National Skills Academy for Care and has centres in Newton Abbot, Plymouth and Taunton.


Learndirect are one of the largest training organisations delivering apprenticeships in the UK, covering both Devon and Cornwall, delivering apprenticeships in various sectors such as Business Admin, Customer Service, Dental Nursing, Childcare, Health and Social care as well as others.

Their apprenticeship team provide advice, support, guidance and even your own personal assessor to help you through the process of choosing and securing employment.

Education + Training Skills

ETS is a specialist provider of vocational training offering apprenticeships, NVQs and CPD courses across Cornwall, Devon and Somerset. Specialising in business and administration, customer service, ITQ, team leading, management, employment related services and advice and guidance qualifications. ETS provide the support you need to achieve outstanding results.