Viewing posts from: April 2013

The Pioneer School

This week Janet visited The Pioneer School in Basildon, Essex to deliver a Handling People with Special Needs Education One Day Refresher Workshop to a group of Key Trainers. Pictured below we have Kim Harris from The Pioneer School, Jane Harvey from Lexden Springs School, Gillian Martin From The Vale, and Gordon Packer and Corinne Olley both from Glenwood School.

The Pioneer School 29 April 13

A very productive course was had by all with plenty of problem solving.


Norwood Ravenswood Village

Janet Brewer was in Berkshire today at Norwood’s Ravenswood Village to deliver a One Day Handling People with Special Needs Refresher Workshop to their four Key Trainers. Attending we had Laurence Levy, Gemma Williams, Leahanne Black and Helen Jaques. Well done to all of you for achieving a pass with merit at the end of the course!

Hounslow London Borough Council

Jan was in Hounslow today to deliver a One Day Refresher course to the current Key Trainers. A very productive day was had by all who attended with everyone achieving a pass at the end of the day.

Pictured below we have Val Herminie from Hounslow London Borough Council and Tina McCarthy from Ealing London Borough Council in front and Bernie Walsh from Hounslow London Borough Council,  Theodora Alexandra from Ealing London Borough Council and Christine Long from Hounslow London Borough Council in the back all proudly showing their certificates of accreditation.

Hounslow Council 29 April 13

Marie Curie Cancer Care

This week Jan was in Bradford to train seven new Key Trainers for Marie Curie Cancer Care. The course was held at the Marie Curie Hospice in Bradford. Attending we had Linda Barker, Kath Barrett, Rebecca Dunkerley, Mark Summersall, Andrea Ward, Sabah Ahmed and Joseph Hannah. The course went well with fantastic feedback received including “Jan is an excellent trainer, very helpful and professional, she made the course very enjoyable.”

Marie Curie Bradford

Beacon Hill School

Janet returned to Beacon Hill School in Wallsend today to deliver a One Day Handling People with Special Needs Education Refresher Workshop to their current Key Trainers. A very productive day was had and the group left refreshed and eager to deliver training using the new skills gained. Attending we had Judith Moore and Wendy Johnstone from Beacon Hill School , Amanda Allan from Hadrian School,  Michelle Francis from Durham County Council, Julie Foers from Gateshead Council and Emma Carroll from Hexham Priory School.

Chapel Road Special School

This week Janet returned to Chapel Road Special School in Norfolk to deliver a One Day Handling People with Special Needs Education Refresher Workshop to their current Key Trainers. A very productive day was had by all covering a great deal of new training delivery styles and practical techniques. Attending we had John Kirk Karen Edwards and Helen Croxall all from Chapel Road Special School , Lynn Goldsmith from Suffolk County Council and Rachel Ridgeway from Hall School, Norfolk.

Humberston Park School

This week, Janet Hunt was at Humberston Park School in Grimsby to deliver a 5 day Handling People with Special Needs Education course. Attending the course were Katrina Smith, Tracy Hodgkinson, Jade Thomsen and James Barker from Humberston Park School. Joining them were participants Megan Trevor and Damon Arrand from Cambridge Park Academy. “The trainer was easy to approach and very helpful in all aspects.” Noted one participant.

Hoople Ltd

Today Janet Brewer has been in Herefordshire to deliver a One Day R$efresher Workshop in Load Management Theory & Client Handling Techniques to Hoople Ltd. Attending the course were 5 participants from Hoople Ltd; Deborah Corcoran-Poole, Alison Chambers, John Evans, Charlie Watkins and Yve Logan. “Janet very approachable, responded well to all queries, interesting course!”

Right to left – John Evans, Charlie Watkins, Yve Logan, Debbie Corcoran-Poole.

Armagh Refresher

Today Janet Hunt has flown to Armagh in Northern Ireland to deliver a One Day Refresher Workshop in Handling People with Special Needs. The workshop was hosted by Lisanally Special School for 8 participants from Southern Education & Library Board. These participants were Cathy Castles, Brian Duffy, Kellie Arguelles, Melanie Lappin, Mary Loughran, Sandra Flynn, Paula Kelly and Leanne Campbell. It was a thoroughly enjoyed workshop and we received many complements on Janet’s training. One candidate stated “Janet is relaxed and focused but with lots of knowledge and a lovely ability to ensure that we remain focused and reflective. Thank you Janet.”

Durham Refresher

Today Jan Crawford was in Durham to deliver a One Day Refresher Workshop in Load Management Theory and Client Handling Techniques. Attending this workshop were Cath Clinton from Durham County Council and John Kent from Nuffield Health in Derby. Both participants were complimentary of the course and thanked Jan for her delivery of the workshop.


Pictured above we have Cath Clinton and John Kent, proudly displaying their certificates alongside Jan.