Founding Members

Leaders in Training & Learning - coming together to establish the standard of excellence


AVADO is a digitally-powered professional learning business that delivers learning that works using a unique combination of structured learning design, expert-led content and learner collaboration. 

Accredited courses include Lead Digital and Squared Online, the digital marketing leadership course developed with Google.  

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HR in Flow

HR in Flow was founded with the goal of helping organisations identify areas of dysfunction throughout their hierarchy. We do this via our Insight, Impact and Flow module.

At HR in Flow, we align business needs with people strategies; culture, engagement learning and performance. In every organisation there are crunch points and therefore our aim is to resolve these issues with a lasting effect. We deliver these results through our Insight, Impact and Flow model, which can be delivered separately or in conjunction.  

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The Coaching Academy

Established in 1999, The Coaching Academy is now the largest training organisation of its kind in the world.

Training to become a life coach not only helps you accelerate your own personal growth, it also offers you the opportunity to enhance your existing career.

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Dale Howarth

Business Mentor & Accredited Speaker

What I do is special and I have my own unique way of doing it.

Something distinctive, that works to make you the business leader and business success of tomorrow that you always believed you had the potential to be. 

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The MemberWise Network is both unique and different. It is an independent professional network that provides practical help and support to over 4,500+ membership organisation and association professionals based in the UK and overseas.

Our network differentiates itself as it is owned and run by practising association/membership professionals and is seen by many as a thriving professional community.

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Shirlaws Coaching

Shirlaws works with hundreds of mid-sized, owner-managed businesses in 37 countries around the globe.

Our job is to help business owners and CEOs to achieve success for their business. Our goal is to see our clients’ businesses reward them richly in wealth, time and fulfilment.

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Pitman Training

Pitman Training has led the way for growth in development and efficiency within the workplace since 1837 – when Sir Isaac Pitman invented Shorthand. Since then the business has developed to incorporate modern technologies and advances. Keeping true to the heritage of the brand, the key focus is to arm our students with the skills they need to get the jobs that they want.

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This is a great recognition for the company as a whole and also provides reassurance to our customers that they are spending their money with a trusted organisation

Jan Lonnen

Qualifications Manager, The Coaching Academy

This accreditation has been developed in response to market demand from the training community for an external verification that independently considers the quality of training   

Amanda Rosewarne

Co-founder of the Professional Development Consortium

People look for differences, not similarities, so give them differences

Success has to start with the right message. Provider of Training Excellence accreditation offers that difference and message

Dale Howarth

Business Mentor & Accredited Speaker