Student testimonial videos
Student success stories
With more than 30,000 students globally, our mission is to empower people of all skill levels to accelerate their careers in technology through award-winning training.
Meet the students who have already made an impact on their careers and discover how you can change your world with real results.
Full Stack Software Development
Meet Software Development graduate Abi who has gone from a career as a driving instructor, to landing a role as a UI developer. Hear her story, the challenges she overcame, and find out her advice for future coding students.
Full Stack Software Development
Meet Shazaib who studied the full stack software development course with Learning People and is now working as a Junior Software Developer. Discover how he overcame his struggles with coronavirus, completed his projects, and the impact the course has had on his career.
Kyle enrolled onto our certified ethical hacker collection to start a new career in IT, after working as a warden in a holiday park. After he enrolled, he worked closely with Career Services to update his CV and LinkedIn profile, and within a week he landed a job as a service desk technical analyst. He’s now looking forward to advancing his career into penetration testing where he can work on a freelance basis and travel.
Selina, an experienced project manager chose to study the PMP collection to upskill in project management. Since completing her courses, she has found new confidence in project management and has worked closely with Career Services to gain more full-time work from her current client.
Student Zac was looking to upskill from his job in IT to become a project manager and widen his horizons in the industry. Since completing his CAPM, he has landed a role as a project manager and is now eligible to complete his PMP and climb the career ladder.
Karl studied the project management collection with us to pivot his career away from facilities management, into project management. He used our online, flexible learning to get certified, and is now working in a project management role, keen to advance his career in the industry.
Toby enrolled on to the Certified Ethical Hacker career pathway to retrain and change careers. Originally a PE teacher, he was looking for an exciting industry with lots of opportunities available. Since completing his CompTIA A+ and working closely with Career Services, he has now landed a role in IT Support, ready to climb the career ladder.
Full stack development
Steven enrolled onto our coding course after watching his daughter learning to code, and wanting to make a positive change in his life by switching careers. He is now a Junior Full Stack Developer and is enjoying his new career. Discover how he found the course and the impact it had on his life since gaining his new role.
Meet student Carmen who has completed her project management course collection with us. With years of experience managing projects in the finance industry, she’s now looking forward to a wide range of career opportunities with her new skills and certifications.
Meet student Onur who is currently working as a Solution Architect. He’s studying cyber security to help him upskill in tech and give him a more well-rounded view and cyber security perspective for his current role in tech.
Student Matt is fresh out of school, but decided against the traditional route of college or university. Instead, he’s found online learning means his time is more flexible to study, work part-time, volunteer and pass his driving test. He’s excited about the future and knows his training will offer better opportunities for him.
Emelie is currently working in project support and is swiftly gaining her certifications to help advance her career. She’s excited about the new career opportunities her certifications have given her. Hear more about her journey and advice for future students.
Full stack development
Student Jake dreams of working for himself whilst he travels the world, and the full stack development course is his ticket to freelance freedom. Find out how he’s found his experience so far, how he’s overcome challenges, and his advice for future students.
Chris spent 8 years working in the leisure industry before deciding on a career change. With a passion for IT, Chris enrolled on to our courses to get certified and start his new career in the tech industry. He is now working as an IT Support Engineer whilst studying for his certifications and is looking forward to continuing his learning throughout the future of his career.
Meet Full Stack Developer student Simon and discover more about his experience studying the full stack developer course.
Student Andrew decided to take the leap and enrol onto the full stack development course to find a career he was passionate about. He’s landed his dream role in the industry and has even gained his first promotion.
Owen decided on a career change with the aim to get into project management. Since enrolling onto the course he secured his first project management role. Now, he’s working his way up the career ladder whilst continuing to study his project management certifications.
Anthony has come from a construction background and wanted to move up the ladder and into project management. He enrolled on to our project management collection and has already found success since completing his PRINCE2 certifications.
Daniel undertook his Six Sigma Yellow Belt with us and two months later landed a promotion. He’s now working as a project coordinator, and urges anyone who wants to develop their skills to go for it!
Tom decided to enrol with us to become a project management expert and have the ability to work on projects across the world. Find out his advice for students wanting to become project management professionals and hear more about his experience studying the course.
Callum has made excellent progress on his project management course collection and the investment has definitely been worth his while. After gaining his first few certifications he landed a project management role. Find out what he has to say about the value of gaining certifications and his advice for anyone wanting to enrol onto the course.
Meet Krisztian who is changing his career from security and hospitality, to cyber security. Hear how he’s finding his experience so far, and his hopes for the future.
Carlotta is working on her PRINCE2 certification alongside her Master’s degree to boost her employability. She’s also working whilst studying, but the skills she’s learnt has already helped her at work.
Bohdi James Hardcastle
Meet student Bohdi who enrolled onto our cyber security course in the hopes of landing a dream role in the industry. Hear more about his experience, the challenges he faced and his plans for the future.
Meet student Joe and discover more about his experience studying the full stack developer course, and his plans for the future.
Sam has had a strong career in resource management and decided to get certified in PRINCE2 Foundation, Practitioner and Agile to strengthen her skills. She’s now able to formally apply project management principals to her job role, and approach all projects with confidence due to the certifications she’s now gained.
Mario had some knowledge and experience in IT support before deciding to get certified in cyber security. He knew studying online wouldn’t be easy but has overcome these challenges to pass his exams and look to a successful future in the industry.
Rick van Rensburg
Student Rick worked in sales for almost 15 years before deciding on a career change. He’s passionate about IT and the tech industry, and with Learning People’s help, he decided that cyber security was the career route for him. After passing his first three exams, he secured a role in IT help desk, meaning he’s well on his way to reach his career goals.
Jonathan has spent the last few years helping friends and family with their computer and networking systems. He then decided to get certified in networking to better his career opportunities and turn his hobby into a career. Discover more about his journey and his advice for future students.
Joey already has some skills in graphic design and website development but wanted to enrol onto our full stack web development course to improve his understanding and become a well-rounded developer. His plans are to continue to work as a freelance developer and move into the world of gaming.
Tim is a headteacher with a wealth of experience in the education world but wanted to broaden his horizons and gain a new skillset with coding. He’s now able to code a website and app from scratch and is excited about the new opportunities these skills will give him in the future for when he needs it.
Daniel has moved from working in a warehouse to working in networking and studying the Certified Ethical Hacker. He’s given his advice to future students and explains more about his career change.
Student Daniel found he enjoyed learning Python in his spare time, before deciding to enrol onto the full stack development course. He’s now excited by the array of programming languages and is really enjoying getting stuck in.
Joshua enrolled onto our project management courses to better his career opportunity and secure a role as a project manager. Find out more about why he enrolled, his story and his advice for anyone else considering a career change.
Matthew enrolled onto our project management courses to greatly improve his knowledge and boost his career in the industry.
Colin is studying for the Certified Ethical Hacker whilst working full time in IT support. Hear more about his experience studying with us so far.