About Training Solutions NI Ltd – Based in Antrim, Northern Ireland

Training Solutions (NI) Ltd is one of Northern Ireland’s leading training and employee development companies. It started business in 2004 in the Antrim Enterprise Agency. We are located at easily accessible premises with adequate free car parking at the New Horizons building, 4a Steeple Road, Antrim.  More good news is we are located within two minutes walking distance from bus and rail station

Training solutions provides training for more than forty of the top one hundred NI companies and a substantial number of public sector and independent organisations. The main areas of focus are Health and Safety, Construction, Employee skills training and Management Development.

This well-established company has been in business for fourteen years and has a reputation for providing top quality health and safety training delivered by highly qualified and experienced tutors.

A little about the team;

Jim Stewart, who founded the company in 2004 is dedicated to leading the team to greatness.  He is never complacent about the quality of training we provide and motivates the team to continually improve their service. Jim has a wealth of managerial experience and has worked all over the world.  The wealth of knowledge and experience he shares with our clients is invaluable.

Nicola Penman, the company Sales Director has been trained to Master’s level in Occupational Safety and Health so that she can fully understand what our clients need with regards to training and also provide support to those training with the company.  She is more than happy to discuss clients individual training requirements and to work with them to ensure the training we provide is totally relevant to their needs.

Donna McCarthy is Company Secretary and has worked in Training Solutions from day one.  Donna is highly experienced in the training industry and is a mine of information regarding all of the CSR cards and courses.

Josie Wright, our Office Manager has been part of the Training Solutions team since 2009 and works tirelessly to ensure that all of our candidates have the best possible training experience.  Josie is highly efficient and has a superb personality and her sunny disposition is contagious, she keeps us all motivated.

Company administration is very capably managed by Donna McCarthy and Josie Wright. Their aim is to back up the training with efficiency and excellence. The teams’ understanding of the CSR Scheme means they can offer advice and information on the full range of CSR cards including labourers, skilled workers, Supervisors and managers. They also deliver the IOSH Managing Safely for Construction Managers and the Safety for Executives and Directors courses. These enable Senior Managers to know their responsibility and allow Construction Managers to achieve the Platinum and Black CSR Cards.

Marsha McDowell joined Training Solutions in 2016 and is an integral part of the team.  Marsha has a wealth of experience in administration within the public sector.  She has excellent customer service skills and is extremely helpful to all of our clients.

Drew Davis joined the team in October 2018.  Drew graduated this summer from Queens University Belfast with a Hons Degree in Business Management.  He is a Technical Member of IOSH.  He has taken on the role of Operations Manager.  We look forward to working with him for years to come.

Jim Stewart, Nicola Penman, Donna McCarthy, Josie Wright, Marsha McDowell and Drew Davis will be pleased to deal with any enquiries and provide sound advice on your training requirements.

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The larger and improved premises include new classrooms for training, a fully fitted workshop, a canteen and administration offices to provide our delegates with the most comfortable and well equipped facilities to receive training.


Accreditations and Centre Approvals

The company is an Approved training provider for NEBOSH, IOSH, CSR, City and Guilds, ILM, Driver CPC, Lantra and Safety Pass Alliance, to ensure that the optimum level of training is provided for their customers.  As well as accredited training, they deliver a wide range of skills training which fully comply with the HSE’s Approved Codes of Practice.

As a Nebosh centre we deliver the Nebosh General Certificate, Nebosh Fire Certificate, Nebosh Environmental Certificate and Nebosh Construction Certificate. These essential qualifications for Health and Safety practitioners are delivered by experienced tutors and the company has a record of exceptional achievements. We also provide training for the prestigious Nebosh National Diploma Level six qualification with great discounts for those candidates who have completed their Nebosh National General Certificate with us.

Training Solutions (NI) Ltd is also an IOSH Centre and provides the Managing Safely course. This risk management based course is an extremely popular course for supervisors and managers to help them understand their responsibilities for the health and safety of their employees.

As a City and Guilds centre they deliver the essential electrical courses such at the 18th Edition 2382-18, PAT  2377-22 and Inspection and Testing combination course; 2391-52. With excellent tuition in these subjects they have exceptional results.

Training Solutions (NI) Limited has a dedicated engineering training unit that is used to enable safe multi-skilling for electricians or mechanical operators to give greater efficiency and flexibility.

We also deliver the Safe Pass Alliance training required for people that work on a Petroleum forecourt and Driver CPC.

Management courses are also a priority with ILM and bespoke management training courses can be tailored to customer needs.

Training Solutions (NI) Ltd is able to help you with any of this training. Centrally positioned in Antrim and close to train and bus services, with new facilities and experienced staff.

Please contact usfor more details.

Training Solutions (NI) Ltd has a reputation for providing top quality health and safety training delivered by highly qualified and experienced tutors.