Association for the Promotion of Excellence in Consultancy and Training

A body committed to promoting best practice.

Look out for the ASPECT Logo on your Training providers website to ensure ASPECT standards!


ASPECT's mission is to promote excellence and raise standards in the delivery of accredited training and consultancy in the PPRM Best Practice market in particular and Management Training in general.


When selecting your training provider, in addition to ensuring that the provider has the relevant accreditations (where required), look for the ASPECT logo. This will ensure that your training provider will uphold the following standards.


Membership is open to any accredited entity who is committed to promoting excellence in the market and undertakes to abide by the ASPECT charter. Please click to view the current active member list.

Our Members

Below are our members who are committed to promoting excellence in training and consultancy.

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Latest News From ASPECT Members

BMC Awarded Quality Seal Of Approval

By Paul Tittle | 12th December 2016

IMD Group’s classroom based learning and development facility, BMC (Bristol Management Centre), has recently had its accreditations with the Chartered Management Institute and APMG International renewed. Both organisations operate a rigorous system of quality assurance audits to ensure that their Accredited Training Organisations (ATOs) meet the highest standards. These standards require that ATOs, such as BMC, have in place quality assured…

24th February 2017 Interim AGM Save the Day; Should ASPECT be a Trade Association

By Paul Naybour | 9th December 2016

Please save the day for an ASPECT interim AGM. Since the last AGM the ASPECT Committee has been researching the possibility of becoming a formal trade association. These benefits come under three headings:- 1. To influence the regulation of the sector by a government agency or in some cases by customers or suppliers. A new…

IMD Group MD appointed as Chairman of ASPECT

By Paul Tittle | 18th November 2016

Dean Taylor, the Managing Director of Bristol based management consultancy and learning and development services provider IMD Group, has been appointed as Chairman of ASPECT, the Association for the Promotion of Excellence in Consultancy and Training. Dean replaces ASPECT’s founder and first Chairman, Paul Bradley, MD of accredited global training provider SPOCE, and is especially…