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Information Technology Training for Managers, Software Development and System Administration

GBdirect is your one stop shop for IT and Professional training. We offer hundreds of courses delivered as publicly scheduled events in over 50 locations across the UK. We also deliver bespoke courses delivered on customer site anywhere in the UK, Europe or further afield.


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Our portfolio covers Information Technology, Web Design, Business & Management, Software Development and many other areas.

Our Most Popular Training Courses

Cisco Training

We provide a comprehensive range of Cisco training courses in many locations throughout the UK. Whether you are looking to obtain Cisco Certification, or whether you are just after solid, in-depth knowledge on any Cisco Networking Technology, we have the right Cisco course for you.

Programming Courses

We provide practical training in many programming languages; some of our most popular programming training includes C, C++ and C# courses, PHP courses, Perl courses, Python courses, Java courses, and Microsoft Visual Studio courses. We are also able to develop bespoke training for those with particular needs. Please give us a call for more information.

ITIL® Training Courses

ITIL is the most widely accepted approach to IT service management in the world and derives enormous benefits from a best practice approach. GBdirect are proud to offer you a wide range of ITIL training courses, leading to ITIL Certification.

PRINCE2® Training Courses

PRINCE2 is often cited as the world's most widely used project management method. GBdirect offer a variety of accredited PRINCE2 training courses, to equip you with the skills and qualifications you need to manage projects professionally.

Microsoft Training Courses

GBdirect provide a comprehensive range of training for Microsoft products, such as Windows Server courses, SQL Server courses, Windows 7 courses and Windows 8 courses, plus many more! So whether you want to just learn about a Microsoft technology or gain Microsoft certification, we will have the right Microsoft course for you.

Relational Databases and Data Management Training

We provide training courses on leading data management and relational database management systems - including Crystal Reports, MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, plus vendor agnostic courses in data modelling, data management and SQL. Our courses will help you develop your skills and understanding of databases and data management.

IT Security Training

One of the most important areas of investment for organisations is that of IT security. This is why GBdirect offer you a comprehensive range of IT security training courses, including Blue Coat, Check Point, Cisco, Citrix,CompTIA, EC Council, Juniper and Microsoft. We deliver practical, real-world IT security training to help you keep protected.

Web Design Training

Contrary to popular opinion, the 'secrets' of good web site design aren't difficult to learn, are easy to apply, and are not remotely secret. The principles are all well documented in publicly available international standards. Our hands-on website design training courses teach students those standards and how to use them.

Our Search Engine Optimisation course provides practical learning on website promotion and SEO. Learn how to make your website attractive to search engines and visitors alike, and enhance your search engine rankings.