About Us

Established in November 2011, Barnard Training is a trading arm of P-tek Development Solutions Ltd. which has been trading since April 2003.  Our business philosophy is based on the core understanding that commercial success is founded on a motivated and stable workforce, and that employees recognise an investment in training as a commitment to their future.

Barnard Training act as an interface between organisations that are planning their human resource development programs.  Our expertise ensures that a ‘one size fits all’ package is not mis-sold to the end user.  We offer bespoke solutions, drawing on the most appropriate skills of a large base of approved suppliers, which are tailored to fit our clients exacting needs.

Barnard Training is managed by Chris Barnard, a commercial trainer with substantial experience of delivering effective in-house training courses and programs at all levels in both the public and private sector over the last 15 years.  With regards to Chris’ current role, his focus is predominantly on the delivery of management development, leadership, customer service excellence and telephone techniques.  His niche areas are specifically coaching and mentoring, stress and anger management and effective home working.  With excellent man-management skills he learnt his craft whilst serving with the British Army.  Chris has sound commercial values and the vision to see his company as a major UK player.

Barnard Training is a provider of training experts from across the UK who all have the flair, creativity, experience and knowledge to help our customer’s develop in ways that they wouldn’t have thought possible.  Barnard Training’s mantra is ‘maximising potential’ and our overriding goal is to help as many people and businesses as we can to realise their potential through the implementation of effective training and development strategies.

Call Chris Barnard on 01473 858746 or send an email to chris@barnardtraining.co.uk so that we can discuss how we can work together and ‘Maximise your Potential’.


Barnard Training uses established third party providers of mandatory training courses to organisations and individuals across the UK. We deliver in-house to our clients as well as open courses at third party training centres nationwide.

We currently offer externally accredited courses in the following:

  • First Aid Training Courses
  • Food Safety Training Courses
  • Health and Safety Training Courses
  • Manual Handling Training Courses
  • Risk Assessment Training Courses
  • Fire Safety Training Courses
  • Conflict Management Training Courses
  • Care Training Courses
  • NVQ’s in Health and Social Care
  • Diplomas in Health and Social Care
  • Leadership and Management of Care Services

Our partners are ISO 9001-2000, The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH), The Health and Safety Executive (HSE), NCFE, Edexcel, City and Guilds and Matrix accredited.

For employers, having a workforce with the right skills and qualifications is not only a requirement in many instances, but is also essential for a successful business. Our third party supplier qualifications are designed to help your employees to develop their knowledge. and skills required, to give them nationally recognised qualifications to prove it and ensure your organisation is compliant with current legislation.