George Training & Development …

is a values-led learning and development company that helps businesses deliver more effectively through the adoption of Agile principles and practices.   Our aim is to provide bespoke training and coaching that empowers people to meet their own goals.

 

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    Code Club UK

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    Writing for Business

    This workshop was headed by Cheltenham Art Office’s Anna Poulton, who offers various different business improvement opportunities. To start with, […]

    Oct 21, 2017

    Social Media Strategy

    This workshop was all about social media for business and how it can generate more leads for you. To start, […]

    Testimonials

    As well as learning the Scrum framework, Pete delivers a course that explains the underlying principles behind Agile and Scrum. In addition, there is the opportunity to genuinely practise Scrum during the course in a way that is both fun and engaging to the participants.

    David Heiland, Software Development Manager, Advanced Computer Software

    It was a fantastic course, delivered at the right level and pace for the audience and the use of quizzes made it easy and enjoyable to finish of a module. Really easy to follow, broken down nicely and the learning objectives were a good help. The trainer was fantastic, really knew his stuff.

    Ian Kelly, Software Development Manager, Plus Dane Group

    Mr. Pete has great and wide knowledge and expertise in agile testing practices and he’s able to shape this knowledge into many of creative ideas .. also Mr. Pete is very respected with wonderful soft skills.

    Sana’a Al-Surakhi, Software Test Engineer, EtQ, Jordan

    We have really appreciated your help with improving our scrum practices, and I think your retrospectives have resulted in several changes that will make a big difference

    James, Technical Lead, HMG

    The Scrum course put together by Pete was very comprehensive, explained well and presented with a high degree of enthusiasm and knowledge.

    David Heiland, Software Development Manager, Advanced Computer Software

    Its simplified approach and its in depth coverage was exactly what I was looking for, I’ve taken away a lot of useful information which I intend to utilize on my current project.

    Ibe Dike, Software Tester, IDU

    The 1-2-1 attention made it easier to tailor the material to suit my needs.

    Dharini, Software Tester, New Look

    Excellent, although lots to take in. I learned an awful lot.

    Phil Ellicott, Quality Manager, CGI

    Course exceeded my expectations with plenty of appropriate practical exercises.

    Hywel Griffiths, IT Consultant, CGI

    approachable and friendly and he knew his stuff.

    Liz, Test Manager, Nationwide

    Excellent trainer, gave us advice relevent to our work situation, also gave lots of examples.

    Tsvetelina, Standard Life

    Pete was very knowledgeable and able to offer up real life examples. He also listened to examples of the group in a non-judgmental way, and made recommendations.

    Gwen, Standard Life

    Excellent. Fully enjoyed the course

    Suzanne, PMO Manager, Kcom

    Clear and knowledgeable

    Antonella, Test Manager, Nationwide

    Delivered very well, thanks for not using slides. Conversational style worked well.

    Andrew, Controller, Nissan

    Real world examples, very good.

    Brian, Team Lead, Lloyds

    Good course for the team as the whole team got training together. After the course, we have streamlined our QA effort.

    Public Services and Procurement, Government of Canada

    The team vs. team exercise made me cognizant of the negative behaviours of my strong areas. Great course! Thanks!

    Manager, Smoky Lake County, Alberta, Canada