November 26, 2015

Celebrating the winners of the Training Journal Awards 2015

The L&D industry celebrated the very best in corporate learning and training last night at the Training Journal awards, held in central London.

Actor and presenter Denise van Outen said she was thrilled to be part of the awards. van Outen was on hand to give out the prizes and provide lots of laughs. There were more than 70 shortlisted teams across 17 categories, ranging from best operational programme to L&D team of the year.

For each category, there were gold, silver and bronze winners. Here is the list of winners in full:

Supplier of the year
Gold: School for CEOs
Silver:Talent Innovations
Bronze: Expression for Growth

Best training partnership
Gold:Tao Leadership in partnership with BaxterStorey and Caroline Gilroy Associates
Silver: Superdry andparnership Ltd
Bronze: Heineken BV and Ashridge Executive Education

Best not-for-profit programme
Gold: St Mungo’s Broadway
Silver: Home Group
Bronze: phoenix Futures

Best organisational development programme
Gold: Home Group
Silver: Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
Bronze: Listers group Ltd

Best sales programme
Gold: Toshiba TEC UK Imaging Systems Ltd
Silver: PGT Healthcare and Impact International
Bronze: Britvic L&D team and Expression for Growth

Best operational programme
Gold: Media Zoo and Marks and Spencer
Silver: Tao leadership in partnership with BaxterStorey
Bronze: Elior UK

Best leadership development programme
Gold: Scotrail, The Houston Exchange and Edinburgh Napier University
Silver: LEO, KPMG, NHS Leadership Academy
Bronze: Thomson Reuters in collaboration with Korn Ferry, Leading Edge and Collaboration Company

TJ special achievement in L&D award 2015
Martin Couzins, journalist

Best public sector programme
Gold: Hull Institute of Learning and Simulation, HEY Hospitals
Silver: University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation trust, KM&T, Votive and the Wellbeing Collective
Bronze: The Civil Service

Best coaching and mentoring programme
Gold: Toyota Manufacturing (UK) Ltd
Silver: Santander in association with Digital Balance via Dovenest

Best use of technology in learning
Gold: House of Fraser
Silver: BT Technology, Service and Operations
Bronze: Lancashire Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Best apprenticeship programme
Gold: CBRE UK Ltd
Silver: Phoenix Group
Bronze: Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Best change management programme
Gold: Q5 Partners and News Uk
Silver: Gate One Ltd
Bronze: Emirates Airline

Best customer service programme
Gold: Virgin Atlantic Airways
Silver: LearningZone, Bank of Ireland with Accenture
Bronze: Waitrose

Best commercial programme
Gold: Tao Leadership in partnership with BaxterStorey and Caroline Gilroy Associates
Silver: Emirates Group L&D
Bronze: B&Q

L&D professional of the year
Gold: Brid Nunn, Marks and Spencer
Silver: Tracey Coleman, First Great Western
Bronze: Phil Harvey, Listers Group Ltd

L&D team of the year
Gold: LearningZone, Bank of Ireland with Accenture
Silver: Speedy Services
Bronze: Dell Global Support & Development