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Training & Development Director

Rae McNicol

With over 30 years experience of working in Senior Learning & Development roles within the private sector Rae brings a combination of Learning, Leadership & Business experience and a proven track record of developing individuals and team to deliver great results.

Extensively qualified in a range of established industry standards including Myers Briggs, Insights, Coaching and Mentoring, Rae works with clients to deliver learning solutions that deliver measurable business benefits.

Rae understands that success and fulfilment comes from ‘being the best you can be’ and through Training and Coaching helps those she works with reach their true potential.

Rae is a mentor on the Scottish Chamber of Commerce UK Finance Mentoring Programme and was recognised for her outstanding contribution & support for business through a nomination for Enterprise Educator of the Year Award.

Rae is also a passionate advocate for children’s welfare and is a volunteer member of the Children’s hearing System – Scotland’s care & justice system for children and young people who need care and protection.

“I would highly recommend Rae to any organisation, from our initial meeting to the delivery on the day, we received a first class service.”

Cognitive Behavioural Therapist

Angela McCafferty

Angela is a professionally qualified Cognitive Behavioural Therapist.  She provides individual psychotherapy sessions using the core CBT techniques and integrating additional evidence based interventions to provide a client centred service.

Angela also facilitates Mental Health & Wellbeing Workshops, including Mental Health First Aider Training, within non-clinical settings including charities, manufacturing, financial and construction industries.

Angela makes full use of her life experience, background in various industries and business knowledge to support organisations on their Mental Health journey, and to reducing the stigma around Mental Health.

“First class.  Hope we can bring you in again for more training in the company”


Gary Muir

Gary has worked with clients in the UK and across the globe and uses his engaging personality in the world of coaching, personal development and business transformation.

Gary is qualified in a number of psychometric and development tools and this forms the focus of the the work he does.

Gary works with clients to develop their skills and help them be the best they can be.

“Gary is inspirational. He has shared some fantastic methods that have helped me develop in my career”


Derek O’Hagan

Derek is a highly experienced care practitioner who has worked within adult social care for over 25 years. All courses are based on best practice, up to date legislation and regulation, and many of years experience.

“Derek will go above and beyond to provide our staff with the best training experience as possible”


David Dalgliesh

David has been operating various types of plant and machinery since 1985 across a wide range of industries including, farming, forestry, construction, mining, engineering, wind farms, saw mills, road haulage, port handling and waste recycling.

For the last 17 years David has used this expertise to train, test & assess on an extensive array of machinery

David is registered through a number of industry leading awarding bodies including NPORS, CPCS, CSCS & SQA.