GDPR here in just 3 months!!

We here at Focus on Training make no apology for again reminding you that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes in to full force on 25th May 2018 and is widely regarded as the most significant reform of Data Protection Law over the past 25 years. Many reports suggest […]

VMware in pricing reversal alongside reports Dell is considering a ‘Reverse Merger’ With VMware

Last month we reported that ‘Prices on all VMware courses are increasing from the end of January, in many cases by a considerable amount, with many having already increased.’ This month we report that VMware (who provide cloud computing and platform virtualisation software and services) have reversed that decision completely […]

From the Archive – Our most popular Blog Articles

Whilst we make no guarantees that the information contained within these articles is still accurate, or indeed valid, it is interesting to see the top 10 Blog articles read by you, our readers, over the past couple of months (some of them are years old!). APMP or PRINCE2 or PMP? […]

Finance, Accounting and Taxation Training Courses now available

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Focus on Training is pleased to announce the launch of a new range of courses covering Finance, Accounting and Taxation. Our range of finance and accounting training courses are specifically for business and finance professionals looking to broaden their knowledge or refresh in key areas, including Governance, Risk, Financial Markets, […]

Hackers hijack UK government websites to mine cryptocurrency

Earlier this month it was reported that thousands of government websites have been hijacked by hackers to mine cryptocurrency. The websites included The Information Commissioner’s Office (the guardian of the UK’s information rights and data privacy and those responsible for ensuring GDPR implementation), the NHS, the Student Loans Company and […]

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) – Just 135 days to go!

As has been widely reported within the press, the new GDPR regulations come in to force across the EU on 25th May 2018 and are widely regarded as the most significant reform of the Data Protection Law over the past 25 years. At the start of 2018 we have already […]

VMware Prices Increasing. Grab a Bargain in January!

Prices on all VMware courses are increasing from end January, in many cases by a considerable amount, with many having already increased. We do however have a very limited number of VMware vSphere 6.5: Install, Configure, Manage (increasing from £2,699 to £3,140) and VMware vSphere 6.0: Fast Track (increasing from […]

Why Testers Should Be Certified

Article written and provided by our Training Partner Bernard Melson, Managing Director of TSG Training. Why testers should be certified: Is it a question or is it a statement – it seems a reasonable point to ask? I’ve yet to meet a tester who I didn’t consider compos mentis, and […]

Scrum Training by Jeff Sutherland, the inventor of Scrum

Alongside our extensive Agile and Scrum training course availability, we are delighted to be able to offer Scrum training from the man who is the inventor and co-creator of Scrum, Dr Jeff Sutherland. Jeff, who is also the CEO of Scrum.Inc and Chairman of the Scrum Foundation, rarely undertakes training […]

Just when you thought Black Friday and Cyber Monday were over!

More Than 800 Training Offers! Bag a training bargain in time for Christmas. We have more special offer dates than ever before available to book online now – but hurry places on all courses are limited. Courses available include PRINCE2, ITIL, Agile, Scrum, SAFe & much more. You can view […]