About Aspire Training Team:
Founded by Cheryl Hadland, who also founded Tops Day Nurseries, Cheryl has been working in the adult training sector since 1980 and in the childcare sector since 1990.
Cheryl is dedicated to enabling and supporting people who work in the ‘caring’ sector. She has developed a great team of experienced, knowledgeable and qualified assessors and tutors to train and lead the qualifications and training on offer to you.
Kelly Russell is the Operations and Quality Director for Aspire Training Team. She and her team are proud of their achievements; The ‘Investors in People’ recognition as well as the Beacon Award for Training Excellence, Outstanding OFSTED grade and top grades from external inspectors from City & Guilds. Key assessors work with each employer as well as individual apprentices to ensure everyone achieves the goals they ‘aspire’ to.
Aspire Training Team continue to progress with their own training and development. Many of the staff started years ago as apprentices or unqualified nursery staff themselves, and have experienced first-hand the challenges of working, raising a family and training in order to achieve their goals.
Whether you are seeking an apprenticeship or other staff qualification, the Beacon award-winning Aspire Training Team gain results that are higher than the national average and are in OFSTED’s top 10 in the country.
Approved by City & Guilds, CACHE, NCFE and other Awarding Organisations to offer a range of courses for you and your staff working within the care or business sector. Aspire colleagues understand that every person and every company work differently, which is why Aspire tailor courses to meet your specific requirements.
One File E-portfolio
Aspire Training Team use an e-portfolio system called OneFile to deliver many of their courses.
Motivation is a key factor in learning. This system helps keep you motivated by using a colour coded dashboard to review live progress. There are App’s available on both android and IOS devices making it both accessible and easier to keep in contact with your assessor and internal quality of assurance (IQA), by using a messaging service.
With access to centre resources at a touch of a button, it is easy to access to your portfolio at all times. Taking ownership of your qualification and uploading evidence instantly rather than waiting for an assessor to visit.