About Us

An Award winning management and leadership training company, which was formed in 1996 by Dawn Edwards “Nottinghamshire Business Awards 2010 Entrepreneur of the Year”

We offer training programmes in-company, throughout the UK, designed to meet the specific requirements of our client organisations.   We specialise in Leadership, Management and inter-personal skills development and aim to be the best in our field in delivering practical workbased solutions.

Short courses and qualifications are available in a wide range of topics and can be delivered at a location and at a date and time to suit you.

We also offer a range of courses on published dates throughout the year which are held at our purpose built training and conference centre in Nottinghamshire.

Why use Challenge?

  • Award winner in it’s field – Winner of National Training Award in 2006 and Finalist in 2010.
  • Institute of Leadership and Management accredited centre and largest delivery centre within the East Midlands area with Nationwide coverage
    • Direct claim status for qualifications from Level 2 to Level 5 in both Management and Leadership and Coaching and Mentoring, gained for excellence in design, delivery and assessment over many years.
  • Committed to quality in everything we do – our long standing client relationships speak for themselves
  • All of our staff are qualified professionals with industry experience and relevant qualifications in the areas they train. Meet the Team
    • We use employed staff 90% of the time guaranteeing consistency in approach and delivery, and a few very trusted associates for specialist topics.

Proven Track Record

Over 90% of clients use us more than once. Clients include many household names such as Balfour Beatty, E-on, Gardner Aerospace, Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue, Nottingham City Council, Addo Foods and many more. We work also in partnership with the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire) to deliver a wide range of bespoke and in-company training to their members, as well as scheduled open courses run on their behalf.