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Learner Reviews For Simon



"Simon was a brilliantly knowledgable trainer, really patient when explaining and did so clearly. Helped me along with various steps, letting me figure things out and giving advice at the right times. Really practical and hands on, putting the new skills immediately into practice."
EK Communications
  • 6th June - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Simon was very engaging and I've walked away feeling a lot more confident about photography!"
Stonegate Group
  • 20th May - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Taking things at a reasonable pace, providing enough breaks to remain focused and the training was both general and specific to my field of work! Thank you:)"
City Of London School For Girls
  • 20th May - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"The centre was really clean, and the course was structured really well with a good mix of theory and practical."
Amazon
  • 20th May - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"All staff members were approachable and friendly. Simon was especially extremely knowledgeable and David and I couldn't have asked for anyone better!"
Oasis Community Learning
  • 16th May - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Really knowledgeable trainer with good examples, got all information and resources early enough, overall a great course and resource"
Pastest
  • 29th April - Online
  • Expert - Simon


"Really insightful and useful course. The space and area was set up well and I've learnt lots that will be really beneficial for my work"
NEXT
  • 18th April - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Trainer was very good at explaining things and helping us to work through areas where we were stuck."
UK Research And Innovation
  • 15th April - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"The course was great as well as the tutor! And thanks for a tasty lunch:)"
Sony Music Entertainment
  • 10th April - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Very well-organised, friendly staff. Very happy! :)"
HPCi Media
  • 2nd April - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Very knowledgeable instructor and everything went very smoothly. Super nice staff and a great lunch too!"
Priory
  • 2nd April - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"This was one of the best courses I've been on. it was really helpful thank you!"
Forhousing
  • 2nd April - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Our instructor was very knowledgeable and everything was extremely clear"
Priory
  • 2nd April - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Very knowledgeable, friendly and helpful :)"
Breast Cancer Now
  • 27th March - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Really good mixture of theory and putting that into practice!"
Herts Police
  • 22nd March - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Very knowledgeable trainer, seeing examples really helped to understand the theory. Great that we could go outside and actually put this learning into practice."
Hertfordshire Constabulary
  • 22nd March - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Very knowledgeable and useful putting it all into practice"
Hertfordshire Constabulary
  • 22nd March - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"The courses - having both theory and practical, timing, good food and ambience."
CloudSource
  • 22nd March - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Overall the session had a great balance of both theory and practical activities that allowed opportunities for group learning as well as individual feedback and help."
Newcastle NE1 Ltd
  • 22nd March - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Breaking everything down to a really easy level"
The Sunday Times
  • 8th February - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"The training was very clear and covered everything I wanted it to, predicting what I was about to want to know"
The Sunday Times Style
  • 8th February - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Going through everything in a timely fashion but also in detail"
The Sunday Times
  • 8th February - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Great paced course for all levels of experience."
EasyJet Holidays
  • 8th February - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"The tutor was very knowledgeable and insightful"
Particle 6 Productions
  • 17th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Course content was good and relevant to me. Very helpful. Centre was really nice and clean. Food was really nice as well, lots of refreshments."
Anchor
  • 17th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Helpful and friendly trainer, I feel quite confident and excited to try it"
LSBU
  • 15th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Brilliant course and trainer. I really enjoyed it. Great learning environment."
London South Bank University
  • 15th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"The training course was excellent. Simon's expertise and and knowledge was fantastic and positively impacted my whole learning experience. I look forward to trying out my new skills."
ACO
  • 8th January - Online
  • Expert - Simon


"Answers to questions were knowledgeable and useful, practical exercises were effective"
SE10 PR
  • 18th December - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Clear and concise details to help with using the camera to get the best results."
CWGC
  • 18th December - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Can't fault anything! Explained clearly and with lots of knowledge."
Applied Microbiology International
  • 6th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Everything was excellent. Simon was an amazing trainer and managed to each me in 2 days what I've been trying to teach myself for 2 years."
Penguin Random House
  • 29th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Really great quality of instruction, Simon clearly knows exactly what he's talking about and was able to trouble-shoot our mistakes, suggest ways to play with new skills, and improve our existing skills efficiently and kindly. Really great teacher. Also really appreciated the quality and variety of brunch and lunch."
S-RM
  • 9th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Really thorough and insightful and helpful - great trainer!"
Historic Royal Palaces
  • 15th May - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Broke everything down into really manageable chunks, not intimidating or confusing and I felt able to ask questions. Really, really useful!"
Victoria And Albert Museum
  • 9th May - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Very knowledgeable, all information was to the point and none of the topics were dragged out. Nice small groups so help was readily available if needed. Great office space, location and lunch was really good, lots of veggie options which I always struggle to get elsewhere!"
Newbury Racecourse
  • 9th May - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Great course, my dietary requirements were well catered for, very knowledgeable trainer, and I've learnt a LOT. Thanks!"
Institute For Optimum Nutrition
  • 11th April - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Organised and really helpful and knowledgeable trainer, which was useful - being in a smaller group meant we were all able to have one-on-one support. Would definitely recommend :)"
FRP
  • 3rd April - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Really good programme of training, with great raw footage to work with. Trainer was patient and checked on each attendee, and helped answer specific questions relevant to my needs."
Reall
  • 2nd March - Online
  • Expert - Simon


"The course was really informative with a good mix of interactive tasks and theory. I left it feeling confident in my ability and motivated to improve my skills."
Holiday Extras
  • 27th February - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Welcoming, comfortable space, calm and peaceful learning environment. Great value for money"
TEAM Energy
  • 12th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"It was well organised and enough breaks to be energised. It was well taught and Simon was super approachable and easy going so felt confident to ask any questions and pause at any point."
Crown Prosecution Service
  • 17th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Very informative. Had a good amount of time to practice each step we had learned and having a smaller amount of people rather than a classroom of 30 odd was much better! Thank you"
Holiday Extras
  • 17th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Simon set a brilliant pace to allow all the class to absorb the knowledge. He empowered confidence and real world skills. Outstanding training."
British Transport Police
  • 10th October - Online
  • Expert - Simon


"Course was detailed and engaging, but also challenging (in the best way). I never felt bored and felt achieved by the end of the course"
STFC
  • 5th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"I've really enjoyed the course, it's all been great and so useful. Simon has been brilliant and the venue is perfect. Loved the lunch, and all the staff have been super friendly and welcoming."
TTG Media
  • 5th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Extremely enjoyable, relevant and great all round, thanks"
Nest
  • 21st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Examples were clear and relevant, Simon had great knowledge and was very friendly and approachable."
Cultureshock Media
  • 30th August - Online
  • Expert - Simon


"Well organised course, I really enjoyed it!"
AFME
  • 24th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Really knowledgeable instructor and I learnt a lot about how to use my camera!"
Newcastle Building Society
  • 10th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"A great facility, a great trainer and nice staff, the course was very accessible and I learned a lot!"
Popcorn Shed
  • 12th July - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Giving hands on and dedicated training in specialist areas"
N/A
  • 29th June - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Great to choose whether you use a PC or Mac. Instructor was very knowledgeable and friendly - with enough information at the right pace. Thanks for the lunch!"
People's Trust For Endangered Species
  • 7th February - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Simon was an incredibly knowledgeable, helpful and encouraging trainer. His explanations were clear, he was always available to help and gave us enough freedom to try tasks and techniques for ourselves. I learned a huge amount in just three days and the course excelled my original expectations by a mile. The media centre staff were very friendly too and the overall experience was excellent - highly recommend!"
Newstalk
  • 17th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Very knowledgeable and approachable instructor, spending his free time to better help understand and explain the equipment I brought with. Friendly staff. Good food. Good facilities. Thoroughly enjoyed."
NATO
  • 17th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Really knowledgeable trainer and great at teaching beginners! Fab combination of theory and practical tasks which made the day varied and reinforced everything we were learning. Food was delicious and the team were really good with dietary requirements etc."
Historic Royal Palaces
  • 10th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Welcoming and very thorough course taught by knowledgable trainer - thanks."
MB
  • 10th December - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Great trainer, really knowledgeable and friendly, would recommend. Good pace to the course."
British Transport Police
  • 1st December - Online
  • Expert - Simon


"Very thorough and well explained, lots of useful examples and brilliant facilities."
British Transport Police
  • 11th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Overall spirit of the training, amazing staff, great facilities and food, thought everything about the course was really well structured and helpful."
Adatis
  • 11th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"First day and a half at good pace, good range of materials to apply the techniques to"
Stonegate Group
  • 7th October - Online
  • Expert - Simon


"Very informative and interesting. good for complete beginners to understand the basics of learning digital camera techniques"
DCMS
  • 22nd September - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Class size was small so a lot of time with tutor. Environment was great and location is really easy to get to"
Kyra Studios
  • 22nd September - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Everything! Everyone was extremely friendly and welcoming,. Love the facilities and very engaging and interesting! Should hopefully be back for another class :)"
Deverellsmith
  • 1st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"I think as a beginners course, particularly in day one, I felt like I had learnt a huge amount for the short period spent here."
Coyote Software
  • 1st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Good small teams and interactive, step by step approach"
CGTN
  • 1st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Great pacing of information, easy to pick up and ask questions in the learning suite."
Boden
  • 1st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Break down the basics we would need/use in our daily used of the program. I couldn't recommend this course enough. Will be back for a top up at some point"
Chloe Pemberton
  • 21st June - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Great to be able to ask questions and get knowledgeable answers straight away."
Civil Service
  • 21st June - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"The course was very thorough and comprehensive. Great that we have assets to use after the course."
London & Partners
  • 21st June - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Excellent. Very practical course and I learnt a lot!"
Network Rail
  • 4th May - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon