Thank you to our recent AET L3 students for your fabulous comments and feedback

AET July 2019 – Candidate Feedback

“I loved the atmosphere and learning environment, it has been motivational throughout”
“I was engaged in the learning process and the tutor has been very supportive”
“From doing this course I have a lot more confidence in supporting my learners to reach their goals, which was my ultimate goal”
“Excellent facilities and learning environment – well looked after”
“Friendly and supportive tutor easy to talk to with a good sense of humor!”
“I always recommend Topps to others”
“Very friendly tutor – gave us great advise when needed!”
“100% recommend Topps to others and I will be coming back to do more courses with you very soon”
“I loved how everyone was very supportive of each other – both the tutor and students alike”
“The course has helped me to plan my future session correctly”
“The key things I have learnt are how to effectively plan a teaching session and how to overcome barriers in teaching”
“Overall I have gained so much knowledge that I will definitely use everyday – thank you Topps”
“I loved the layout of the training centre, and how much detail was considered in every small thing to benefit us learners”
“Absolutely brilliant facilities and learning environment – very welcoming”

Well done to the Topps Team

Well done to the Topps Team on a successful OCR EQA visit today

Feedback from the EQA:

“Learners are well supported by the centre and are provided with information during a robust induction process. Skills scans are conducted to identify any potential development needs learners may have. ”

“Assessment plans are detailed and provide guidance to the learners. ”

“A good range of assessment methods are used to meet the requirements of the individual units and support learner needs”

“The portfolios sampled were of a high standard and reflected the job role of the learners and the relevant knowledge, skills and understanding they had acquired”

“The centre is very supportive of the learners are therefore use a very flexible approach to suit individual needs.”

We are pleased to confirm that we continue to hold Direct Claim Status for our Advice and Guidance qualifications.


Well done to this week’s Mentoring group for attending and completing the Introduction to Mentoring Skills course here at Topps Training, funded by The National Lottery Community Fund.

A big THANK YOU for your lovely comments and feedback as always.

Candidate feedback:

“Excellent learning environment – brilliant space to learn and work”
“Location was very easy to find”
“Staff were very supportive – everyone got involved”
“Tutor was very approachable and friendly”
“Definitely be using Topps again and I will 100% be recommending them to others”
“I loved the way the course was structured”
“The small group numbers and workspace was perfect”
“I have gained a better understanding of what is required of a mentor”
“This course will help with my future voluntary work in Mentoring”
“The support I received prior to attending the programme was very good – I felt very informed”
“The staff were very pleasant and attentive, the programme and delivery was excellent”
“I loved the role play and practical activities”
“I have learnt how to mentor others using the different tools and techniques”
“This course has helped build my confidence”
“I loved the group activities it helped me to complete the tasks within the workbook”
“The key thing I learnt was the importance of record keeping”










First Mental Health Awareness workshop at Topps Training was a great success

Well done to this weeks students who attended the first Free Mental Health Awareness workshop here at Topps Training funded by The National Lottery Community Fund.

Thank you for your lovely comments and feedback as always.

Mental Health Awareness Workshop – July 2019

Candidate Feedback

“I thoroughly enjoyed the workshops, Anna and Elen are great and I will be returning!”
“Easy to find and a lovely learning environment”
“Tutor was polite, friendly and passionate; well informed”
“I can’t wait to come back and do another course at Topps”
“Great staff – fantastic tutor!”
“I loved the group activities – I wouldn’t change anything about this workshop”
“I loved the environment, the support both Anna and Elen gave along the way and a brilliant group of learners”
“This course will help me to get into my desired field of work”
“Very thought out and relaxed session”
“The key thing I have learnt is how to approach people with Mental Health”

If you would like to find out more about our free workshops please don’t hesitate to contact us on 01902 652307.

A big THANK YOU to last week’s AET group for their lovely comments and feedback.

Well done on achieving your AET L3 qualification you all worked so hard through the week and delivered your own sessions very well – some very interesting and new topics this time round!

Candidate Feedback – May 2019

“Easy to find great directions and signage”
“The key thing I learnt was how to plan a session”
“By attending this course I will be able to train and teach within the beauty industry”
“Lovely learning environment made comfortable, lovely friendly staff”
“Well structured session, the course covered everything expected and more”
“Very approachable tutor, all questions were answered, she was very knowledgeable and professional”
“I would use Topps again and I’ve already recommended them to my colleagues”
“I loved the motivational sessions!”
“I will now be more confident to pass on my knowledge which I have learnt from this programme with my students”
“Informal and friendly session”
“Tutor was very engaging and friendly, very knowledgeable and experienced”
“I loved the group interaction, all the members of the group had different reasons for doing the course and had different backgrounds this gave opportunity for good cross discussion”
“This course will allow me to apply for jobs in the sector I wish to work in”
“I now feel confident that I have chosen the right course to fulfill my personal career change”