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Design Training Course Reviews

It can be difficult finding the right Design training course for your needs.
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"Course was very thorough and covered a lot of different areas over the two days. Examples were highly relevant and I learnt lots of things that will benefit my everyday work. It was also useful to be able to take away all files used on the course."
Literacy Tree
  • 25th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Jo


"The course was absolutely excellent; Emma is a great and knowledgeable teacher whose pace, reference materials and general attitude were perfect. The centre is great, really well organised, a nice place to be and the food and drinks are great. I am keen to return to do another course in due course."
Helical Plc
  • 23rd January - Classroom
  • Expert - Emma


"Emma was amazing. She was very informative and patient with the class, she made sure everyone in the class was on the same page before moving onto the next task. I have left the InDesign with great understanding and cannot wait to incorporate it in my bids at work."
Etec Contract Services Ltd
  • 23rd January - Classroom
  • Expert - Emma


"Was a very enjoyable course and feel I have learnt a lot. Very knowledgeable and patient trainer. Very friendly staff."
Grand Union Housing Group
  • 23rd January - Classroom
  • Expert - Emma


"Our trainer Jo was really great, very knowledgeable, approachable and friendly. I feel like I've learned a lot! Thank you!"
Penguin Random House
  • 18th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Jo


"The course overall has been fantastic. From the moment I entered the building all the staff were so friendly and helpful. Our teacher, Simon was so warm and welcoming and most importantly he was very patient with us all and took the time to make us feel comfortable using InDesign. I will definitely be recommending this course to my colleagues. Thank you Simon and the rest of the Media Training team!"
Osprey Charging Network
  • 18th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Simon


"Lovely office space, engaging and knowledgeable teaching, very relevant examples"
Microbiology Society
  • 13th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"Simo, the course leader was very knowledgable and inspiring, he took everything at a good pace and was very good at explaining all elements and details of the course."
Selfridges
  • 12th January - Online
  • Expert - Simo


"Simo was an absolutely fantastic trainer. I've learnt so much in just two days. What i've learnt is going to help me out so much, both for work and home life. It's such an interesting programme, and i'm feeling very confident going forward now thanks to Simo."
East Sussex County Council
  • 12th January - Online
  • Expert - Simo


"Instructor was very good, knowledgable, clear and helpful with any questions. Class size is good. Food also great, lunch and snack options excellent"
Bango
  • 11th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"Vicki was extremely informative with a patient teaching style. I felt very relaxed while learning and it was an approachable session so didn't feel silly if had to ask questions. The information that is available from the session and through the support site will be extremely beneficial."
Real Ltd
  • 10th January - Online
  • Expert - Vicki


"Piers was great, very knowledgeable and helped to broaden my thoughts. I've come away in a better place to tackle upcoming tasks at work. Thank you."
NHS Surrey Heartlands
  • 6th January - Online
  • Expert - Piers


"Very well-structured and informative course that will allow me to improve my process of creating infographics. The course was very well-balanced between learning theory and doing practical exercises. Piers' approach was excellent and he provided a very valuable and constructive feedback."
IISD
  • 6th January - Online
  • Expert - Piers


"Great pace for learning. Nobody was left behind. Very informative and accommodating. Happy to answer questions. No complaints."
NOW
  • 4th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Made what felt like it would be a daunting course, incredibly enjoyable and fun. It has made me want to learn even more. Great resources and information, and the course went at the perfect pace for those who are complete novices."
NOW
  • 4th January - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Really informative, well placed, everything well explained. Amazing facilities. Friendly staff."
Energy Institute
  • 8th December - Classroom
  • Expert - Doug


"Doug was very knowledgeable and helpful with any questions. The course was very comprehensive and Doug created a nice learning environment."
The Follett Office
  • 8th December - Classroom
  • Expert - Doug


"Matt was very knowledgeable and took what we wanted to know into account so we got the maximum out of the course. I felt like I could ask questions and get a real answer with a demonstration and an opportunity to try it out. Very practical and engaging course. Would recommend 100%"
Compass Group Ltd
  • 6th December - Online
  • Expert - Matt


"The media training team are very welcoming and make the whole training experience not only very informative but super enjoyable. Always a friendly smile and offering food and drink. Simo was very descriptive and skilled at explaining and displaying the ins and outs of Photoshop, making sure all trainees left the course with enough know-how and confidence to use Photoshop with ease."
Gullivers Sports Travel
  • 5th December - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Great environment, comfortable rooms and Simo , the photoshop trainer was so knowledgeable. Fantastic."
St Angelas Ursuline School
  • 30th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Great quantity of topics covered, nice pace, and well targeted/designed course for the Intermediate level. Nice variety of projects and files to work on."
BBC News
  • 30th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"The course was really informative, Matt was really good at explaining everything and it was all clear. Had lots of useful examples and answered all questions easily, prompted for questions a lot to make sure we were all comfortable"
EMCOR UK
  • 29th November - Online
  • Expert - Matt


"Simo was brilliant - I really enjoyed the course and felt inspired afterwards. I've learnt a lot and despite there being a lot to take in on a brand new piece of software, I didn't feel overwhelmed at all and actually feel learning has stuck with me! Thank you Simo"
Surrey Heartlands (NHS)
  • 24th November - Online
  • Expert - Simo


"Outstanding course - very knowledgeable and went out of his way to make the examples relevant to our jobs."
University Of Derby


"I thought the course was great, really informative, just what I was looking for and it was well presented and interesting to follow. I thought the facilities at the centre and all the staff were brilliant too."
EMCT Ltd
  • 23rd November - Classroom
  • Expert - Charlotte


"Charlotte was very patient and diligent in her teaching. I found this course very helpful from never using adobe before."
WestWon
  • 23rd November - Classroom
  • Expert - Charlotte


"Relevant examples, useful guidance, examples of activities I will use day-to-day."
Scope
  • 22nd November - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"Very informative. Taught at a good pace. All questions were answered. Food was amazing. Thank you Jo for your wisdom!"
Levy Real Estate
  • 21st November - Classroom
  • Expert - Jo


"Trainer was really patient and catered to all the different needs in the room really effectively. It was a proper practical training course rather than all theory."
Ebury
  • 21st November - Classroom
  • Expert - Jo


"Keeping the course engaging, with lots of very helpful tips that I will definitly be able to use every day. Was good and giving an understanding of some fundamentals too, and good workflow tips."
Totaljobs Group
  • 21st November - Online
  • Expert - Matt


"An all round great course. Well paced and approachable teacher"
Cherry Thinking
  • 21st November - Online
  • Expert - Matt


"Fantastic trainer, heaps of useful feedback, supportive and fun! Would definitely come again"
The Charlie Waller Trust
  • 15th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Kirsty


"The course was incredibly informative and useful. Well aimed at beginner level with a good learning speed. Great opportunities to ask questions and consolidate knowledge. Very knowledgeable trainer and very patient! Varied database of examples and useful guides to take away. Would highly recommend."
Hampshire Police
  • 14th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Great teacher, relevant examples, clear and easy to follow, good small group sizes, good length of day/sessions, nice venue and great lunch!"
UCL
  • 14th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Jo


"I really enjoyed the course and felt that Jo was approachable and answered any questions that we had. She also explained things well and I feel a lot more confident to use InDesign independently. Other staff members were also friendly and approachable, so it felt like a positive experience overall."
Scholastic
  • 14th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Jo


"The course was excellent. Simo is a great teacher and went at the perfect pace for learning. Small class size works well for when people have questions. Lunch was good, and everyone was friendly."
Fold7
  • 10th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Very helpful course, simple but very effective. Would definitely recommend. Very nice environment, great teacher and staff members. Very impressed with the snacks and drinks available to have during the course. Very impressed with everything"
Asprey
  • 10th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Everything was lovely! Thank you very much would recommend!"
Priceless Group
  • 8th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Matt was fantastic. Patient, supportive and very good at explaining things with ease. This course has blown my mind (especially because I'd already been using Illustrator a little bit prior) and I've learnt things that will really help with my work moving forward. Thank you Matt!!"
Wates Group
  • 8th November - Online
  • Expert - Matt


"Brilliant course - the best one I have done yet!"
Consilium Strategic Communications
  • 7th November - Online
  • Expert - Vicki


"Delivery was great - relaxed and informative. Well paced. Trainer's knowledge was superb."
DSL Flooring Ltd
  • 2nd November - Online
  • Expert - Simo


"Ian was a great trainer, and the course was really thorough and delivered in an easy to digest way."
British Transport Police
  • 2nd November - Online
  • Expert - Ian


"The training was perfect. Peter is a great teacher, very helpful and a clear communicator, thank you Peter :)"
CBRE
  • 31st October - Online
  • Expert - Peter


"Doug was a fantastic trainer and the whole Media Training team were great. Would definitely recommend to my colleagues!"
Compass Group UK&I
  • 26th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Doug


"The entire class touched upon important useful tips including shortcuts. The fact that we practised it along with the trainer was a useful way to learn as we go. It was fast-paced but not boring. There were important tips shared by teacher Simo, and he's extremely patient. Really designed for beginner's level without being over-bearing."
Nil
  • 24th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"The knowledge was great and went through it at a great pace. Could easily follow along and ask questions where needed."
First Trust Global Portfolios
  • 20th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"Matt was great, very fun and training was very comprehensive. I learned a lot!"
Renewable World
  • 20th October - Online
  • Expert - Matt


"Excellent explaining how to use InDesign, Matt showed us demonstrations which was great to see, it was very interactive and enjoyable! Loved it! Thank you!"
Merthyr Tydfil College
  • 20th October - Online
  • Expert - Matt


"The tutorials covered were perfect for what I needed. I also thought the organisation was fantastic - being sent all of the assets before the day meant I could have everything ready to go and I loved the additional list of resources. The tutor was able to help with any questions asked and was obviously very knowledgeable."
Menter A Busnes
  • 17th October - Online
  • Expert - Vicki


"Teaching a diverse range of techniques. Simo was great at giving advice that could be tailored to fit each person in the group that have different retouching needs."
Phase Eight
  • 13th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Very welcoming and knowledgeable. I've learnt loads and will definitly be using it in my job."
Priceless Media
  • 12th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Charlotte


"Relevant and engaging activities and very clear instructions from the trainer. Lots of ideas to get started with straight away!"
Literacy Tree
  • 11th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Emma


"You created a great supportive environment to learn in. Staff are all lovely and helped to create a relaxing and homely environment."
Schroders
  • 11th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Really helpful and welcoming from the get go. Trainer was very easy to follow and well-spoken when describing issues and the course in general."
L'Oreal
  • 11th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Jo went at a great pace and was really friendly and approachable. The overall atmosphere here has been relaxed and welcoming. The food and facilities have been great and I'll definitely recommend to friends :)"
Crown Prosecution Service
  • 5th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Jo


"Very good course, the best I have attended so far through my work. Very interactive and Simo was great and explained everything well"
SSSC
  • 5th October - Online
  • Expert - Simo


"Great resources to go alongside the course. Also Ian went above and beyond to go and research into any questions we had. Really great training"
British Transport Police
  • 3rd October - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"I thoroughly enjoyed the couse and have taken a lot from it, very excited to get started practising my new skills. Thank you to Vicki for a very enjoyable 2 days :)"
Chartered Institute Of Taxation
  • 3rd October - Online
  • Expert - Vicki


"Vicki was an excellent tutor. She explained things very clearly, was friendly and approachable and didn't let anyone get left behind. She gave extra tips and hints that are really useful, and made sure that her methods were working well throughout the course. She provided information about future features in InDesign as well which was great."
BookTrust
  • 3rd October - Online
  • Expert - Vicki


"Super interesting course - lots to take away!"
Natural England
  • 29th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"Team were friendly and helpful and Jo was a great trainer for the Indesign course. Really good food served for Lunch too!"
GaleWest Investments
  • 28th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Jo


"This course was so useful - really straightforward and well put together, and fun! Thoroughly enjoyed, and wouldn't change a thing"
Penguin Random House
  • 28th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Jo


"The trainer is very knowledgeable and organised. I really like the teaching atmosphere here."
Po-Ya
  • 24th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"Doug was a fantastic trainer who covered everything you could wish for on an intro course (and beyond)."
East Sussex County Council
  • 24th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Doug


"Everything was excellent. Jo is a knowledgeable trainer who was able to get points and features over in a simple way so I could grasp the features of Adobe Illustrator with ease!"
Technical Training Solutions Ltd
  • 21st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Jo


"Great training and friendly environment. :)"
AJ Bell
  • 21st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Jo


"Really good environment and Ian was great. He was organised and methodical and worked through a lot of areas quickly but in a way that was easy to follow."
Cerulli Associates
  • 20th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"Very good course, Matt was very knowledgeable and we covered a lot in the 2 days"
PwC
  • 20th September - Online
  • Expert - Matt


"Fantastic course. Plenty of interaction and activities to complete. Brilliant trainer"
Gleeds
  • 20th September - Online
  • Expert - Matt


"Keeping the content interesting throughout (as this is sometimes hard when courses are online!)"
Sainsbury's
  • 15th September - Online
  • Expert - Ian


"The trainer had loads of experience and explained everything very well. 10/10"
Little Dot Studios
  • 7th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Doug


"Intuitive to how people learn and take on information, regular breaks and refreshments genuinely help. Good sized class and great set up."
Sarah Feather Design
  • 7th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Doug


"Learned a lot and love that we can access materials after the session has ended. The training was tailored to our questions as well which was great!"
Saira Price Training & Consultancy
  • 6th September - Online
  • Expert - Ian


"Felt very welcome and Ian was a great tutor for this course, very patient and made sure everybody felt confident"
Uniguest
  • 5th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"Diverse topics, great knowledgeable trainers, great training assets amazing learning atmosphere"
Intelliflo
  • 5th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"Loved Matt, I've had him twice (for InDesign and photoshop) and he was amazing. Used really relevant examples, super patient, kind, and a great teacher! Super super happy."
Penguin Random House
  • 5th September - Online
  • Expert - Matt


"Ian went at the perfect pace - really patient, clear and friendly. I have learnt lots and always love coming to MediaTraining, such a great experience from start to finish."
DCMS
  • 1st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"I had used XD briefly before but Ian explained so many things I didn't know existed, it was fantastic especially for an intro course."
Saint-Gobain
  • 31st August - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"Charlotte was very informative and helpful. The sessions were planned well and spaced out with appropriate break times."
Edding UK LTD


"The course flowed really well, was in depth and at a great pace. My tutor was very patient and knowledgable and this has been incredible useful. A lovely environment also."
Edmiston
  • 30th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Simo was really friendly and knowledgeable. He explained the basics really well but also catered the course to our individual needs and interests."
British Transport Police
  • 24th August - Online
  • Expert - Simo


"Great equipment, trainer, food and staff. Wonderful location and easy to find."
Gardener Schools Group
  • 23rd August - Classroom
  • Expert - Doug


"The whole set up was good from start to finish, from the warm welcome by the reception staff, to the course delivery."
Stephanie Geary
  • 17th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"Creating a nice environment to learn and being super friendly and cooperative. Providing great help and a fantastic tutor."
Louis Vuitton
  • 17th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Simo


"It was a really great experience and I look forward to working with you."
Media Training
  • 15th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Ian


"Really knowledgeable trainer and everyone really friendly. Small class size meant we covered a lot"
City Of London School For Girls
  • 15th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Carla


"Really interested in what you teach. Also gave a vast array of links with info which will help me further."
Serenity Digital
  • 9th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Devon


"A really thorough and helpful overview of InDesign. Have acquired some great knowledge that I am looking forward to applying in my job role!"
The Design Museum


"Great links and resources to take home. Was a really great course."
British Transport Police
  • 4th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Carla


"Really good training, probably some of the best training I've had. Very engaging and interesting, would have happily done 2 days"
Kensington And Chelsea Council
  • 4th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Carla


"Trainer was extremely knowledgeable and friendly, and happy to cater the session to what we needed."
British Transport Police
  • 4th August - Online
  • Expert - Matt


"Amazing course - would definitely do again."
High Speed 1 (HS1)


"The welcome and hospitality and the quality of the training. Thank you"
Queenswood School


"Simo was an excellent trainer. He explained everything slowly (but not too slowly!), clearly and answered all questions. It was pitched perfectly - I never felt silly for asking a question and Simo made sure I understood his answers. Thank you so much, this course was brilliant and I would highly recommend it to my colleagues!"
Imperial War Museums
  • 1st August - Online
  • Expert - Simo


"Really helped me through each stage and made it easy to follow. The descriptions and explanations were really clear and helpful."
Mail Metro Media
  • 25th July - Classroom
  • Expert - Doug


"The course was tailored to our individual needs which was great as we were all able to ask questions specific to our work which we can take away and use regularly. Doug was very friendly and answered all of our questions effectively."
Saint-Gobain
  • 25th July - Classroom
  • Expert - Doug


"Approachable teacher, small group, easy to ask questions."
The Lancet


"Approachable and knowledgeable tutor. Friendly environment. Learned a lot in a short amount of time."
Little Dot Studios


"It was great how any queries I had were addressed and resolved quickly. Also, it was really good how my trainer used relevant examples of how they use the software in their day-to-day role."
Crown Prosecution Service