Delivering commercial success and employee engagement through powerful business training.

Building productivity and effectiveness through super soft skills.

Reducing staff churn through challenged and motivated employees.

Building stronger teams by connecting them to your vision and values.

Commercial profitability through better leadership decision-making.

What challenges are you facing?

High staff turnover.

Poor team working.

Manager burnout.

Crossed wires.

Lack of ownership.

Quality and productivity issues.

Staff with low self-confidence.

Missed targets.

Sterling Training are the go to for a professional business training course.

Business training courses with bottom-line impact

Sterling Training offers a wide range of business training covering everything from leadership to intercultural competence. Dynamic live online sessions or face-to-face experiences, it’s your call. We’ll help you pick the right delivery model for your ambitions, your team and the outcomes you’re looking for.

Bespoke courses are designed to meet your specific needs, or our upcoming courses are perfect for individual staff to network with others and experience a wider range of opinions.

Business Training Courses
Sterling Training offer professional training courses to businesses.

Your innovative business training partner

Sterling Training delivers innovative business training courses that empower employees and elevate businesses. We use proven learner-centred training techniques to deliver relevant content in dynamic and practical ways.

We’re self-confessed training nerds and we love what we do. This drive and enthusiasm, paired with our innovative, learner-centred approach is so highly regarded that we train trainers for major corporations and militaries around the globe.


"It was fantastic. The time flew by quicker than I had anticipated. I would recommend all managers do the course. As the designer who tidies up presentations for presenters in the business, it would be very useful to have everyone on the same page. The course is eye opening and well worth the time investment."

Tina Grobler - SOCOTEC UK

Presentation Skills Excellence

"Highly recommended to broaden your knowledge of teaching skills and how to communicate effectively with people of other languages."

LCpl Ben Barnard - 33 Engineers Regiment - British Army

TILT - Training International Learners and Trainees Learner

"This intensive course is fun, enjoyable and insightful by the trainer, Richenda. Her tactful and warm approach enables you to get on board with the training and think about new methods that you can apply to your role."

Joel Holt - Merchant Navy Welfare Board

Kickstart into Training Learner

"I have come away from the course feeling inspired and confident in myself and the way I communicate. There were so many gems of information I can bring into my role. It will benefit me in my role as a trainer and leader."

Darren Makin - SOCOTEC UK

Effective Communication Learner

"This course equipped the group with catchy management tips that are short and memorable, allowing for more effective conversations with our individual teams."

Sana Khan - Pentax UK

People and Performance Management Learner

"This class was one of the best I have ever attended with respect to teaching. Very interactive, giving us a better understanding of different cultures, with teaching techniques to make our classroom effective and efficient"

Ali Raza - British Army

TILT - Training International Learners and Trainees Learner

"It's definitely worth doing, an eye opener for sure. Opens the mind and teaches methods & ways of thinking I never knew before."

Matt Turley - Pentax Medical

Customer Experience Course Learner

"The excellent combination of skills training and personal development really unlocked a new level for me. Giving me the skills and confidence to land complex messages as a presenter. They showed me the difference between the mediocre and the truly, well... Sterling!"

Audun Arly Lund - SOCOTEC

Presentation Skills 101 Learner

"I can already see it was better deployed than other previous trainings, thanks to the consistency between the training and business needs. The team still reflects strategically better than previously and communicates better and more often."

Richard Roche - Pentax Medical

Managing Director Commercial

"This course will be essential if teaching international learners. It will help you refine your technique and also give valuable insight into different customs"

Sgt Barry Smith - British Army Instructor

Training International Learners and Trainees (TILT) Learner

"You might at first glance look at the course as one of those really dry and boring ones that you are only going on because you have to. In reality the course content and delivery made for a really great and interactive training session."

Jamie Frost - TGW Logistics

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Training Course Learner

"Be ready to be inspired and injected with huge amounts of enthusiasm and first class knowledge which you will apply to your working life daily"

Naomi Hopkins - tmgroup

Future Leaders Course Learner

"The team are very experienced and forward leaning. They are always prepared to go the extra mile to serve our students and get the best out of them. Our students frequently say TILT was one of the most useful aspects of their training programme."

Maj Chris Hambly - British Army

Training International Learners and Trainees Commercial

"I would tell others considering this course that it is well worth spending your time doing this and I’d definitely recommend. You’ll learn a lot about yourself and have great fun in the process."

Sophie Toon - SOCOTEC

Team Leaders Course Learner

"There was no death by PowerPoint, just intelligent, well-led discussions around topics that were tailored to what the group were all mutually looking to improve on.’’

Jack Manley - Freestyle Digital

Planning and Prioritising Course Learner

"Emma and her team are my go-to for all our training needs. If they don’t have courses available, they will tailor a course to suit us. They challenge delegates to learn and practice the behaviours and skills they teach.

Lydia Watson - Nagra Kudelski

Human Resources Business Partner Commercial

“I would highly recommend this course. It is very informative, and it challenges your ideas and preconceptions about training international learners. Even the most experienced trainer will learn a lot on this course.”

Richard Clewer - Rockwell Collins

Training International Learners and Trainees (TILT) Learner

"This Sales Training will give you tools you hadn't realised you even needed, to give you the edge when competing in a sales landscape. It changes your mindset for the better."

Michelle Gwynne - SOCOTEC UK

Sales Training Course Learner

"Sterling Training's TILT course addresses an identified gap in the instructors training. There is no doubt that the training will enhance The Army's international student's experience which leads to better Defence Engagement"

Lt Col James Askew - British Army

SO1 International Defence Training (Army) Commercial

"The sessions were all exactly what I needed, Emma’s knowledge and delivery was second to none, it’s also a huge benefit having people from other companies outside of my industry in the group, as you can view the ideas from a wide range of perspectives."

Phil Smith - Coadjute

The Practical Manager Course Learner

"I would say this course is worth your time even if you are currently very effective and think you know it all. It is valuable even as an exercise to challenge your existing biases and you are certain to take away something from each session."

Mike Crocker - tmgroup

The Practical Manager Course Learner

“Sterling Training really want to get to know your training needs and offer flexible delivery with course content that understands the students. Fun and insightful, even with over 20 years sales experience, reflective learning and new way to bring our skills and experience into the 21st century’’

Caroline Maycock - New College

Communication and Sales Skills Course Learner

“Do it! It doesn’t matter if you’ve been in management for 2 years or 20 years, or indeed you’ve never managed, I guarantee you will learn something from this course that will empower you to become a far more effective and efficient employee.”

Rob Dawkins - RACPD

The Practical Manager Course Learner

"If you are passionate about your people, you need Sterling Training in your life. Gone are the days of "Death by Powerpoint" This company is professional but personal. It puts people at the front and centre of learning."

Kerry Woods - tmgroup

Future Leaders Course Learner

"If you get the opportunity to go on this course, then do not hesitate. It does not just help you in the workplace but also in general life as well. It is one of the few courses I have enjoyed rather than endured."

Steve Clayson - SOCOTEC

Team Leaders Course Learner

“A really lovely day. Emma was professional throughout, really engaging and the content was targeted and relevant. I found the whole session really interesting and thought provoking.’’

ATR - Winchester

Managing Behaviour and Communication Course Learner

"The Sterling team are always professional, alert to your challenges, and very supportive. Emma, Pip and the team are fabulous to work with, I would highly recommend all of the trainers we have worked with as well as project support staff. Thank you for making my professional life easier!"

Jackie Cooper - De Montford University

Programme Manager Commercial

"Not at any point was I bored, and I thoroughly enjoyed the training. It has completely changed my thought process in regards to sales and my approach."

Alan Lawther - SSI Schaefer

Sales Training Course Learner

"The course has helped me develop a greater understanding on others viewpoints and styles, becoming more effective and productive towards my team."

Joe Miles - Barret-Smith Brown

ILM Diploma in Leadership and Management Learner

"100% enrol for it! Emma is an amazing trainer who keeps you focused and interested at the same time"

Rhea Batten - SOCOTEC

Communication Skills Course Learner

"Sterling Training have given excellent service, both in training delivery and customer satisfaction. They are always engaging, positive, enthusiastic and energised. They have impressed us with their service, showing real dedication to their work and meeting their clients expectations."

Linda Matthews - SOCOTEC

Learning & Development Manager Commercial

"International Defence Training (Army) has worked closely with Sterling Training for many years to deliver bespoke Training the International Learner and Trainee (TILT) courses. The team take time to understand the customer requirement, build relationships and adapt the course as necessary."

Maj Peter White - British Army

Training International Learners and Trainees Commercial

"You will learn the theory behind the techniques naturally used and utilise them beneficially, whilst gaining new skills and information. I have learnt new techniques that I can readily apply to my role to help me become more efficient"

Alana MacDonald - SOCOTEC UK

Planning and Prioritising course Learner

"The activities were engaging and relevant, the instructor was fantastic and used the tools she was teaching throughout the course so we could see them in action"

Esther Caddy - British Army

Training International Learners and Trainees Learner

''Sterling Training's Planning and Prioritising course has made a huge difference in how I manage my workload! The strategies we learned have helped me take back control of my workday and boost my productivity. I couldn't recommend Sterling Training highly enough!""

Charlie Clarke - Viridis Marketing

Planning and Prioritising course Learner

"Definitely attend! This course has increased my knowledge and awareness of not only the subject but also things like communication and understanding my behaviour."

David Parsons - TGW Logistics

Assertiveness and Conflict Management Course

"Would highly recommend even for experienced sales people as there are always new techniques that can be learnt or refreshed"

Maria Bolton - New College, Swindon

Sales and Communication Training Learner

"Brilliant and relevant course content. Everyone is involved from start to finish. The trainers are amazing and make the whole day of learning educational and fun."

Julie Dawkins - Kardex

Communication, Team Building & Branding course Learner

"I was very happy with the course and will definitely recommend Sterling. Emma was very inspiring."

Jorgen Baisgärd - Nagra Kudelski

The Practical Manager course Learner

"Whatever the subject Sterling always guide all attendee's through the subject with authority, calmness and fun - making everyone feel relaxed and open to learning."

Nigel Bishop - tmgroup

Managed Services Manager Commercial

"I feel the course has the potential to develop you as a human being and not just in a working role."

Adam Bridges - SOCOTEC UK

Team Leader Course Learner

" Game Changer. Do not hesitate to enrol. "

Caroline Griffin - Nagra Kudelski

The Practical Manager Course Learner

"It’s well worth the time and money. Definitely do it if you’re not already super organised. (And who is?)"

Martin Polley - Nagra Kudelski

Planning and Prioritising Course Learner

"The course is very beneficial; you will learn to use tools and ways that would help understand and solve problems you face."

Hawra Husain - SOCOTEC UK

Problem Solving and Decision Making Learner
Sterling Training offer professional training courses to businesses.

One calendar entry your staff will look forward to

Training with Sterling is the calendar highlight of the week. In our hands, your staff will engage deeply with training content, put their new skills to work to benefit themselves, their colleagues and your business and (spoiler alert) even enjoy themselves too!