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.



Cheshire Buddies 3 Peaks Challenge

This weekend Ben, Mat and I tackled the national 3 Peaks challenge to raise funds for a great charity, Central […]

Sep 12, 2016

The Benefits of Create on the Square

George T&D started renting out a space at the Resource Centre at Coronation Square in 2015. Then, on 13th August […]

Aug 30, 2016


[Pete] created an automated test system for the team from scratch which is a big step forward for us, and gives me confidence about the quality of our releases.

James, Technical Lead, HMG

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.

Brain, Team Lead, Lloyds