At Pentland, our focus is on great training that works for you. 

Whether you require a standard course, some tailoring of a course to suit your requirements, or a bespoke course created specifically for you, Pentland work with you to get the best out of your training investment.

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Personal Productivity

21st Century working and living can be tough. Our ever increasing information and communication overload can lead to head overload. There’s no instruction manual to life, so we need to learn practical ways to help efficiently and effectively get our work done and to lead the life we want to. Half-day practical workshops and 45 minute Lightbulb sessions are here to enable you to show up and begin your productive hero’s journey.

Impact workshops

  • Become an Inbox Zero Superhero
  • Outbox Hero – Email craft & respond tactics
  • Get Stuff Done (and make it fun!)
  • Chunk!  - Time Blocking

Lightbulb sessions

  • Outsmart your smartphone
  • Rest for Success
  • How to Design a Habit
  • Just say No!

For more details on our personal productivity onsite sessions, take a look at our MDs microsite


Management & Business

Great communication, processes and systems are key to successful organisations. We’ll get you and your teams on the right track with practical courses and workshops from half a day to 5 days duration. Here are this year’s hot topics:

  • Communication
  • Presenting
  • Negotiation
  • Time Management
  • Attention Management
  • Coaching/Mentoring
  • Leadership
  • Business and Report Writing
  • Facilitation
  • Influencing & Persuading
  • Assertiveness
  • Agile & Scrum
  • Business Analysis
  • Systems Analysis
  • Requirements Engineering
  • Project Management Fundamentals
  • Managing People in Projects
  • ITIL Service Management

IT Technical & End User

Whether you are a complete beginner to Microsoft Office or a seasoned IT developer or administrator, we can tailor a workshop for you and your colleagues. Practical learning is the key, so sessions are always very hands-on, with an industry expert with you to help you get the best out of the products. Workshops can be anything from a day through to a week in length depending on the key things you want to learn.

  • Excel
    (Introductory, intermediate and advanced levels)
  • Word
    (Introductory, intermediate and advanced levels)
  • PowerPoint
    (Introductory and advanced levels)
  • Outlook
  • Windows
  • Project
  • Office365
  • SharePoint
  • Power BI
  • Skype
  • OneNote
  • Teams
  • OneDrive
  • Visio
  • SQL Server
  • Windows
  • C# and Java
  • Linux
  • Cyber Security
  • Cloud Computing
  • SharePoint


Need help?

Contact us to find out more.