summerhouse-training-courses-gloucester Summerhouse Training – Potential . Develop . Achieve

“Our mission is to increase Achievement by helping people realise their Potential through a passion for Development, training, support and guidance.“

Set up in 1978, training and development has been a passion and focus of our family business for over 30 years.

As part of Summerhouse Equestrian and Training Centre LLP, regional businesses have worked with us to successfully educate their staff in Equine, Adult Care, Beauty, and Business Skills qualifications.

Utilising our expertise and knowledge in training, we have supported providers and businesses nationally in a variety of sectors.

As a result of the hard work of our qualified team members; Summerhouse Training has been an approved Grade 1 Outstanding Ofsted Centre since 2002 and BHS Centre of Excellence.

Contact our Summerhouse training team to see how our online e-portfolio can help you develop your staff and invest in your businesses future.

summerhouse-training-courses-gloucester Meet The Summerhouse Team

PETER THOMPSON – pthompson@summerhouseec.co.uk

Operations & Development Director and Designated Safeguarding Person (DSP)
Peter joined Summerhouse in April 2011 with over 10 years’ experience in the Work Based Learning industry. He has extensive knowledge of funding and Apprenticeship delivery having started his career in an assessing and verification roles before moving onto operational and senior roles. Peter primarily manages the Summerhouse Training Group, whilst providing support to Helen and the team.
Peter is also the DSP for Summerhouse.

TRACY KELLY – tkelly@summerhouseec.co.uk

Work Based Learning Manager
Tracy Joined the Summerhouse Team in March 2016 having moved from a 12 year career with Learn Direct as an Operations and Regional Manager. As an assessor and quality assurer, she brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in Apprenticeships and work based learning to support your business needs and those of the learner. She enjoys walking her dog Boba and is a keen amateur photographer.
Tracy is also our DDSP.

IRMA SUTTON – isutton@summerhouseec.co.uk 

Apprenticeship Coordinator BHSI and IQA
Irma joined the Summerhouse Team in June 2002 as a Senior Instructor and is now Apprenticeship coordinator. She came over from the Netherlands where she did her instructor training to an equivalent level of the BHSI. After working as assistant yard manager and gaining her qualifications as an assessor and IQA, she now mainly works as lead Internal Quality Assurer for our Work Based Learning team. Irma is currently training Summerhouse Ceaser at Novice level dressage, and enjoys riding experienced schoolmaster, Vincente to GP level.

RACHEL GANDER – rgander@summerhouseec.co.uk

Business Development
I have always wanted to work in the equine world and after some basic experience at other yards I started at Summerhouse in September 2010 as a working pupil completing a Level 2 Horse Care Apprenticeship.  I was given the opportunity to complete my L3 Horse Care and Management Apprenticeship and was then employed as the Yard Supervisor before moving onto other areas of Summerhouse.
With a strong passion for sales and marketing I now work as part of the Business Development team.

HELEN MUNRO – hmunro@summerhouseec.co.uk

Administrator
Helen’s previous career was in hotel and catering, working for large hotel chains including Forte and Moat House. This changed in 1998 when she joined Summerhouse to take over the “paperwork” plus a few other challenges. Her achievements to date include: Investors in in People ‘Key Champions Award’ contributing to the Investors in People, assisting with the LSC Inspection (Grade 1), plus ‘sorting out’ and maintaining the ever increasing filing system. She is also Homing & Welfare Officer for the Stroud branch of ‘Cats Protection’.

LINDSEY BROWNING – lbrowning@summerhouseec.co.uk

Administrator
Lindsey joined Summerhouse in September 2009 has since achieved her Intermediate Apprenticeship, Level 1 and Level 2 and is now working towards Business Administration L2. Lindsey part of our administration team in our Work Based learning Department. Lindsey has worked in retail and has studied Art and Design (Fine Art) at college.
She owns and runs her own livery yard and competes her ponies, Sid and Tom, in ridden and driven showing and unaffiliated competitions.

VALENTINA PEATE

Functional Skills Coordinator
Val has been with us since February 2011 and is our Key/Functional Skills Coordinator., she is responsible for Key/Functional skills, English and Maths tutoring for the Apprenticeship programmes. Val has a Bachelors of Science, PGCE with QTS and a Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector. Before joining us at Summerhouse Val taught in Secondary and Further Education sectors. Her interests include Walking, Gundog training and reading and previously owned her own Hunter and Eventer.

BECCI TROWER

Assessor and IQA
Becci Joined our Work Based Learning team as an Assessor in March 2012 and is a BHS assessor up to Stage 3 and PTT. Becci previously worked at Hartpury College as Chief Instructor and as well as being BHSI trained, is also a Judge and Trainer for British Dressage, a BRC Master Judge and an Assistant Course Designer for BS.
In her spare time Becci enjoys competing, watching Rugby and watching her children compete on their Garden Tractor Pullers!

CLAIRE FORD

Assessor
Claire Ford joined our Work Based Learning Team as an assessor in August 2014. Claire holds the NVQ Level 3 in Work Based Horse Care and is a Certified Bowen Therapist. Claire has worked for eventers such as Graham Law and Deborah Fielding and has worked as a free-lance groom at Burghley and Badminton.

In her spare time Claire competes in triathlons and events at BE 100.

FRANCES STOKESBERRY 

Assessor
Frances joined our Work Based Learning team in June 2014. Frances holds her BHS INTSM and PTT and is a qualified TAQA assessor. She has been teaching for 15 years and worked for event rider Andrew Bennie running his yard and schooling the horses.
Frances was training her own horse towards medium level dressage but unfortunately he had to be retired early due to injury in the field.

SARAH FOSTER – sfoster@summerhouseec.co.uk

Training Group Administrator
Sarah joined the business in October 2015, alongside her other part time role. Sarah brings a wealth of knowledge from her previous roles in the public and financial sectors to Summerhouse training, to support our subcontractors and training providers in data and financial administration.

In her spare time, Sarah enjoys time with her family.

JOANNE SEALY – jsealy@summerhouseec.co.uk

Beauty Trainer
Joanne joined the business in June 2017 as one of our full time Beauty Trainers, bringing a wealth of experience with 15 years in industry and 4 years of teaching. Aromatherapy oils, hot and cold stones and massage are a favourite as well as make up techniques such as contouring, eyebrows, tinting and eyelash extensions. Joanne will be based at our Gloucester site providing insurance approved day courses, CPD sessions as well as full level 3 courses.

EMMA LAVIN – enquiries@summerhouseec.co.uk

Beauty Trainer
Emma joins the Summerhouse team delivering Make Up Artistry level 3 courses out of our Salford, Wigan and Blackpool training rooms. From a young age Emma always had a desire to be in the beauty/fashion industry and for the last eight years Emma has been self employed carrying out work as a beauty therapist, spray tannist, lash and nail technician.
Emma can confidently guide, mentor and educate anyone wishing to learn how to become their own successful independent nail or make up technician.

SHARRON FITZPATRICK – enquiries@summerhouseec.co.uk

Beauty Trainer and IQA
Sharron joins the Summerhouse team delivering Make Up Artistry level 3 courses out of our Salford, Wigan and Blackpool training rooms as well as providing Internal Quality Assurance to all of our Beauty Trainers. Sharron loves sharing her passion and knowledge with other people and seeing them gain in confidence. Giving people the skills to achieve their dreams and knowing that you have helped make a difference is an amazing feeling for Sharron.

SARAH FOSTER 

Training Group Administrator
Sarah joined the business in October 2015, alongside her other part time role. Sarah brings a wealth of knowledge from her previous roles in the public and financial sectors to Summerhouse training, to support our subcontractors and training providers. In her spare time, Sarah enjoys time with her family.

SARAH FOSTER 

Training Group Administrator
Sarah joined the business in October 2015, alongside her other part time role. Sarah brings a wealth of knowledge from her previous roles in the public and financial sectors to Summerhouse training, to support our subcontractors and training providers. In her spare time, Sarah enjoys time with her family.

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