Focus is Recruiting

We currently have two vacancies for exciting roles in the Focus on Training offices in Peterborough – detailed below: If these are of interest please respond by sending your application and CV to NO AGENCIES PLEASE Marketing Administrator As a Marketing Administrator for our team in Peterborough you will […]

How do I get a job in Software Testing?

Whilst Focus on Training is very much a provider of training services and not a recruitment company, one of the most popular questions we get asked is how do I get a job in Software Testing? We have an extensive range of courses covering all aspects from ISTQB Foundation level […]

Question: How many people does it take to cut a data centre’s power leading to travel chaos for 75,000 airline passengers worldwide? Answer: One, according to BA!

Somewhat unbelievably, the recent travel chaos at BA, which lasted over 3 days and affected c75,000 passengers worldwide (and could cost BA over £100m in compensation let alone the brand damage), has been blamed on a single engineer disconnecting a power supply, with the major damage caused by a surge […]

PRINCE2® 2017 – Update

Back in January we reported that PRINCE2, arguably the world’s most popular project management method, is undergoing a major update, its first since 2009. Axelos announces major update to PRINCE2® Due for release in mid-2017, Axelos has announced that the revisions will place a strong emphasis on the scalability and […]

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) – What do I need to do?

We make no excuse for once again featuring the new GDPR regulations which come in to force across the EU on 25th May 2018 as this is widely regarded as the most significant reform of the Data Protection Law over the past 25 years. Firstly a few myths need to […]

GDPR – Only 1 year to go!

Are you prepared for the change? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on the 25th May 2018. It is widely-regarded as the most significant change to data protection regulation in the last 20 years and penalties of non-compliance are substantial. We have a range of training options […]

NOW IS THE TIME to get your IT and Data security in order!

Following the unprecedented worldwide Malware attacks of the Ransomware called WannaCry over the past few days, now is the time to get your IT and Data Security in order. 150 countries attacked from China to Russia, US to the UK and everywhere in between. The NHS in the UK alongside […]

Online Courses from Focus on Training

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Our Online courses offer you the flexibility to study at a time and pace that suits you and your existing commitments. Many of our online course packages include the official examination, making them a great alternative to attending a classroom course. Our extensive range of Project Management and IT eLearning […]

Bank Holiday Fast Tracks & Special Offers

Are you thinking about training? Could a course enhance your CV or make you more productive in your job role? At Focus, we specialise in IT, Project Management and Business Analysis training courses and certifications. We have events running at venues nationwide and currently have more than 350 special offers […]

Becoming a Certified Scrum Developer (CSD)

If you are interested in achieving the CSD certification there are several training tracks to choose from. In this article we look at the options available. What is a Certified Scrum Developer? The Certified Scrum Developer (CSD) certification is designed for developers and programmers that are building software in a […]