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Doug's Learner Reviews

We've got the most amazing group of clients who trust us to deliver on every course.
Here's who they are and what they say about Doug's courses.

Doug's Latest Reviews



"Super clear when going through new ideas and really aided me when i needed further help to understand."
Caprice Holdings
  • 1st October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Answering questions regarding individual circumstances. Friendly, knowledgeable and relaxed!"
MOSL
  • 7th September - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Everything- I would really recommend this training center"
Canary Wharf Management LTD
  • 7th September - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"The knowledge of the trainer was excellent."
Kier Construction
  • 15th July - Online
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Provided really good examples of why you might use different tools"
UCL
  • 15th July - Online
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very thorough and great to have notes and recommended resources at the end"
CHS Alliance
  • 15th July - Online
  • Course Leader - Doug


"The trainer covered all topics and was willing to answer all my questions accurately."
The HALO Trust
  • 24th June - Online
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very well organised, very clean, very well laid out."
Acre Resources Ltd.
  • 9th December - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Was a great 2 days, very helpful and looking forward to applying lessons at work. Trainer had a good pace, not too slow."
Tulchan Communications
  • 9th December - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Good setup in general - I think it works well in the small groups and frequent breaks, to help prevent overload."
RBH Hospitality Management
  • 9th December - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Trainer really good at explaining things in steps"
Parliamentary Digital Service
  • 18th November - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very friendly, knowledgeable and make us feel at ease to ask questions."
NVC Lighting UK
  • 18th November - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Covering so many aspects of Illustrator. It was very thorough"
RCNi
  • 18th November - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Really well managed environment and comms."
Mitie
  • 7th November - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very friendly and approachable. Tutor was very thorough and helpful."
St. Katharine Docks
  • 30th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Everything - the course covered all essential information and was extremely useful. The trainer was great, friendly and helpful. I really enjoyed the complete experience :)"
Bird & Bird
  • 30th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Extremely friendly environment, everyone was helpful, the trainer was great and explained everything in detail."
Uncommon
  • 30th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Having had no knowledge whatsoever of this software, Doug paced the course very well checking understanding, and also making sure we asked if we didn't understand. I have taken lots away from this course, and found it very engaging."
Gleeds
  • 30th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very well explained course, trainer was great at answering any questions, was good refresher course. I had self taught myself InDesign and knew quite a bit already, but it was great to learn extra tips and tricks especially for setting up documents, paragraph presets and colour swatches."
Dynniq
  • 30th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Attentive staff, who were helpful, friendly and approachable"
New West End Company
  • 24th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"The trainer was very knowledgable and the environment was lovely."
Royal Opera House
  • 24th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Good course content, friendly and helpful staff and trainer, great lunch and facilities"
THB Group Ltd
  • 24th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Trainer went through everything we needed to know and more!"
Royal Opera House
  • 24th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"The trainer and all staff were very friendly, welcoming and knowledgeable. Doug was great!"
Mitie
  • 24th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Clear explanation and going at the speed of the class"
PDP London
  • 12th August - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Doug answered all questions we had. He was patient in explaining."
Travers Smith
  • 12th August - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"I think it was a great learning environment as it was friendly, approachable and intimate with only 6 pupils."
InterContinental London Park Lane
  • 12th August - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Lovely space and good refreshments provided"
UK Parliament
  • 22nd July - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Good pace to the course and well prepared with the computer set up"
Network Group Events
  • 22nd July - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"I had never used Illustrator (or InDesign or Photoshop) before and was very pleased with the level"
Ensighten
  • 28th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Brilliant course, Doug was very knowledgeable and friendly. Great space to learn in and would definitely recommend to my colleagues."
City, University Of Lonodn
  • 20th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Good number of students per class, lovely and welcoming environment, v friendly teacher"
King's College London
  • 20th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very good overview of program. Organised really well."
Cushman & Wakefield
  • 20th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


Design and Production Overview
"Thorough explanations in all as aspects of the course! Great!"
Sue Ryder
  • 15th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Everything: Doug was incredibly friendly, knowledgeable and helpful, and has given me lots of relevant ideas to take back to work and get started."
Travers Smith LLP
  • 11th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Small groups are good for effective lesson time."
The Eve Appeal
  • 11th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Good at showing different options to do things, group discussions"
BBC Monitoring
  • 11th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Explaining features and shortcuts and why each thing is important, real world examples etc. good thanks"
Nt
  • 7th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"I thought the trainer was really good at responding to individual need. The training centre was bright and modern, the facilities were excellent. The group size meant that the course was very personalised and you didn't feel awkward in asking for further explanation."
St John's Church School
  • 7th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Creating good environment to work and relax during lunch and breaks. Food very good. Soup would be a good option. Range of drinks both hot and cold excellent. Friendly helpful staff."
Freelance
  • 25th February - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Really knowledgeable, great class size and venue is brilliant."
National Housing Federation
  • 6th February - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Providing examples of how finished products look. Providing technology that suits it's individual."
Gap
  • 6th February - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Small group, lots of help, lots of breaks, good advice"
The Photograpers' Gallery
  • 23rd January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Doug was very thorough over the two days with his examples and very patient with all of us in the class."
Hill Group
  • 23rd January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Your Team,they are very friendly and kind."
Hilton Corporate
  • 23rd January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very informative, have a much better understanding of the software"
Ground Control Ltd
  • 23rd January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"The day was very well broken up, so the class could always maintain concentration. Trainer went over all the basics, divided by category, sub-category etc. Well organised."
Chucs Restaurants
  • 23rd January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Loved the course, and what you do here, I already want to come back and do another course. Good location, nice to be welcomed at the door, very clear to understand where to go (with room & table numbers). Great lunch and drink options, may just be helpful to have a water bottle to take into the room as there is quite a long time between breaks (I remembered to bring one on the second day). Instructor was great, very friendly and helpful if you had questions. Overall - I loved it!"
Hilton
  • 23rd January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Really nice office, really pleasant staff, very informative."
ILOVETOUR
  • 3rd January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Starting at a beginner level and explaining things very well. Also the training centre was great, including refreshments etc"
Privee Concierge
  • 3rd January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Great examples and knowledge of InDesign. Really nice small classes. Amazing food and snacks!"
High Speed 1
  • 3rd January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Attention to detail was good. Covered all areas of the programme."
MMS
  • 3rd January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Course very good nice how dynamic it was concerning content"
Oxford Bus Company
  • 7th November - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Good at going through content that wasn't on the course outline. Everyone was really helpful and friendly."
CLAAS UK
  • 7th November - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"The team were welcoming when i arrived. The facilities were clean and very stylish. My trainer was approachable and very helpful, even with questions not specifically covered by the course. The lunch menu was great (i am a veggie). I learnt a lot from the course and I am looking forward to takingg the new info back to my department."
Hertfordshire County Council
  • 7th November - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Making sure that everyone was following, and explaining and demonstrating clearly."
Discovery
  • 26th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very knowledgeable, had answers for every question and if not, the ability to work it out quickly"
TCS Europe
  • 26th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Friendliness, welcome,. knowledge, patience"
Bbp
  • 20th September - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Doug was great, really approachable and kind and helpful. I feel like I have a really good basis of InDesign and being a bit of a technophobe it was great to be walked through it slowly and clearly. Lunch was delicious, the space was bright and clean and all round good atmosphere. Really happy with the overall experience."
Hunter Healthcare
  • 20th September - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"The trainer was excellent - always happy to answer questions, very patient. The structure made sense and everything was explained clearly. It was good to be able to follow along on our own computers. The team were very hospitable and the food was great."
Universities UK
  • 20th September - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"All the content was fantastic. Very knowledgeable trainer and very clearly explained with patience. Thank you so much!"
L'Occitane
  • 20th September - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


Design and Production Overview
"Well organised, enjoyable, informative tutor"
FREELANCE
  • 5th September - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


Design and Production Overview
"Great overview and answers to questions. Good examples of real-life applications in a relevant context. Thanks!"
Twotone Creative
  • 5th September - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Catering for all (both food & course!) Whatever level you are at, everyone is made to feel welcome."
Imperial College
  • 23rd August - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very friendly, open approach to the course. Always easy to ask questions or go back over anything. Lots of examples were used. using the mac at the same time as well helps to solidify the teachings."
PWG Trading Ltd
  • 23rd August - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very good at explaining things in a simple way. The way the days were organised was highly professional and all the staff were extremely friendly!"
RSA Insurance Group
  • 23rd August - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Lovely venue, lovely staff, atmosphere, and food!"
Geo Underwriting
  • 23rd August - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"General welcome and hospitality is amazing. Also teachers are always very knowledgable."
Penguin Random House
  • 27th June - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Lovely facilities and staff. Doug was very personable and knowledgable."
Whole Foods Market
  • 27th June - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"The pace and structure of the course was good, I didn't feel rushed and was able to absorb the teaching"
Branded
  • 27th June - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Good class sizes, really friendly environment & trainer. Lovely lunch!"
Constructive Collaboration
  • 27th June - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Great pace. Trainer felt out the room to see what stages people were at, which was good because we were able to miss out things that everybody already felt comfortable on."
King's College London
  • 27th June - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


InDesign CC : Editorial
"Fitted a lot in to one day - was really interesting and have learnt a lot."
Revolution Sports
  • 6th June - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


InDesign CC : Editorial
"The whole day is a very positive experience. Great learning environment and knowledgable trainer who explained things very clearly. Super logistics too - teas, coffees, lunch etc all fabulous and staff keen to make us feel welcome. I'll be back..."
Salentis (UK) Ltd
  • 16th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Doug was very friendly and clearly knowledgeable, with lots of helpful general tips on design."
The Royal College Of Emergency Medicine
  • 5th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Refreshments are great, great trainer, friendly staff, fab all round."
Downing LLP
  • 5th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Lovely environment and facilities, Doug was very friendly and knowledgeable!"
IGP Solutions
  • 5th March - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Great trainer, personable and answered all questions effectively. Intuitive introduction to illustrator and covered a large number of topics in two days, as well as going into extra depth on relevant topics! Good spec macs and all the resources required were provided which is great."
MVF Global
  • 22nd February - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Small class sizes were great. Intimate class, I was able to ask many questions and bounce ideas off of others."
Department For Exiting The EU
  • 22nd February - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Covered everything on there and in good time. Plus lunches and biscuit selection = top notch."
Telenomics
  • 17th January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Being friendly and welcoming, being organised, providing relevant training at a manageable pace. Thank you!"
StarLeaf
  • 17th January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"No complaints - I enjoyed my two days here."
Solicitors Regulation Authority
  • 17th January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Training was at a good place, great environment at the training centre. Trainer really knowledgeable and friendly."
Downing LLP
  • 17th January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very well organised, the training was very clear. The food and the refreshments were nice and I would definitely recommend this course to someone else."
Discover The World
  • 17th January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"I enjoyed the course. Very knowledgeable trainer, and simplified (as far as possible) a very complicated system ."
Winckworth Sherwood
  • 17th January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"All good. All questions answered well. Nice location and food."
British Red Cross
  • 12th January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Training students, very patient as always with all learners of all abilities and experience. Always enjoy coming to Media Training!"
MOD
  • 12th January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"A thoroughly well run course, covering a wide range of content. Very knowledgeable and approachable tutor. Able to answer questions. Excellent lunch and refreshments."
Royal Air Force
  • 12th January - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Demonstration digitally and practically (magazines and such). Food, healthy and delicious options."
Hackney Council - Hackney Design Studio
  • 14th December - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Relating tools and tricks to current work and visiting specific areas that were needed"
WPR Agency
  • 6th December - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Very organised and well prepared, friendly, helpful and knowledgeable trainer (Doug). Kept my interest throughout the course, was good at answering all our questions. Lunch and refreshments were great."
Clifford Chance
  • 6th December - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Nice and relaxed atmosphere, very friendly. Lunch was delicious! Very informative course, and the small class size made it much more interactive. Thanks!"
Oath
  • 6th December - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Checking if anyone had any questions and was comfortable with each step. Coming around to investigate any issues and provided 1 to 1 advice."
Coin Street Community Builders
  • 6th November - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Doug was very knowledgeable and approachable and created a really relaxed and informative environment."
London Legacy Development Corporation
  • 6th November - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Small classes and plenty of refreshments"
Hunterlodge Advertising
  • 6th November - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Covered a lot in short space of time and good background to different elements"
AUGIS
  • 26th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Good learning environment, great food and refreshments. Will definitely recommend you to friends and colleagues."
AUGIS
  • 26th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


Design and Production Overview
"Everything set up and ready to go, smooth run through of everything and plenty of opportunities to ask questions."
Cats Protection
  • 11th October - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug


"Food offering better than expected - a definate plus. Staff very friendly. Casual and laidback vibe really good."
London First
  • 15th September - Classroom
  • Course Leader - Doug