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Andrew is an excellent and knowledgeable trainer. The small group size was just right and gave plenty of time for personalised training and practical exercises.

London Borough of Enfield Councillor September 8, 2015

Just wanted to thank you – and Andrew – for the media training yesterday. It was much appreciated by our exec team, who commented on how much they had learned during the day, and how well it was presented.

Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust Head of Communications February 11, 2015

A very informative day, delivered by a very knowledgeable person. The practical nature made it a valuable learning exercise.

Cleveland Fire and Rescue Services February 11, 2015

Excellent day! It went incredibly fast. Andrew has a very easy style, yet professional and useful.

Stockton Sixth Form College Martin Clinton, Headteacher February 11, 2015

An outstanding course, very well delivered by Andrew. One of the most enjoyable and rewarding courses I’ve been on in a while.

Health Protection Agency February 11, 2015

A fantastic day, much appreciated. A big success factor was Andrew’s experience, skill and style.

Forest of Dean District Council February 11, 2015

The training opened my eyes, I now feel more confident and eager to apply everything that I’ve learnt.

Sahara Foundation Babatomiwa Adesida, Manager, September 8, 2015

Everyone has really enjoyed the recent Media Training and PR Workshops, you are among the most flexible training providers and have the skills to tailor courses to our specific needs.

Yorkshire Housing February 11, 2015

Having worked on the other side of the fence in journalism, when I was looking to book some media training for my colleagues in local government, I knew exactly what I was after and Media Friendly more than fulfilled the brief. Andrew Carapiet delivered two superb one day courses which resulted in fantastic feedback from Continue Reading

Malvern Hills District Council Corporate Communications Manager February 11, 2015

Fantastic and worthwhile course, which will be useful in my everyday duties at work. I will also use these skills to get my message across in external formal meetings.

Peabody Housing Association September 8, 2015

Please pass on our thanks to Andrew who was excellent, feedback from our Board has all been very positive…..Once again thank you for your assistance in arranging the training and for Andrew who was brilliant.

South East London Doctors Co-operative Derek Witt, Director Of Operations November 9, 2015

The course was excellent. The trainer’s breath and depth of knowledge added significant value to the event. I now feel much more confident about going back to the workplace and using these skills.

Humberside Fire and Rescue December 8, 2015

I was a bit apprehensive about the training and being interviewed on camera, but I thoroughly enjoyed it. Andrew made us all feel relaxed and I gained confidence in being interviewed. I now know how to prepare and take control of Media Interviews. Thank you.

Gwalia Housing Trust February 11, 2015

Really useful, engaging and empowering for the staff

Discovery Schools Trust October 11, 2017

Very relevant course, well paced and perfectly pitched.

Humberside Fire and Rescue Services September 8, 2015

Excellent course. I would recommend it to anyone who might be put in the media spotlight.

ForHousing October 10, 2017

The course content was fab, a real insight into what needs to be done to improve our SEO.

Longhurst Group February 11, 2015

A huge thank you for the excellent training you provided yesterday. You obviously put them all at ease very quickly and it was clear to me how engaged they were. When you read the feedback forms they absolutely back this up.  The work that you put in beforehand, getting to know the issues facing the county Continue Reading

Derbyshire County Council Mandy Cann, Communications Division August 24, 2017

Absolutely excellent, inspiring and eye opening. Brilliant and enjoyable fun day – worth forfeiting my day off for today. Brilliantly facilitated by Andrew.

GP Consortia Milton Keynes February 11, 2015

As I expected, Friday’s course received rave reviews so many thanks to both of you for the organisation and delivery. A special thanks to Andrew for an extremely professionally run course.

The Papworth Trust Organisation Development February 11, 2015

Professionalism, excellence and commitment are the three words that most spring to mind from the feedback we’ve received from those who have participated in, and benefited, from your highly effective approach to media training.

Association of North East Councils Hilary Knox, Director February 11, 2015

The course was excellent. The trainers breath and depth of knowledge added significant value to the event. I now feel much more confident about going back to the workplace and using these skills.

Department of Work and Pensions November 9, 2015

We’re very grateful for Andrew’s time – it was very helpful and our staff benefited from it a great deal. Thanks again!

Swanlea School, London Solomon Paul, Media & Communications Manager February 24, 2016

Thanks to Andrew for a great session last Friday.  Really positive feedback from our Councillors.

East Lindsey District Council Communications and Consultation Manager August 19, 2015

Many thanks to you and to Moya for providing such a stimulating and constructive media workshop on May 13th. It was a very enjoyable and useful day for us all, and your style really was very appropriate in helping us to reflect on our performances and to pick up some good professional tips. Well done!

Wiltshire County Council Dr Ray Jones, Director of Social Services February 11, 2015

Please pass on my thanks to Andrew for an excellent training day, which seems to have gone down a storm with the staff involved. I look forward to a stampede next time a radio or TV interview opportunity comes up instead of watching everyone running away!

Dorset Wildlife Trust Communications Officer February 11, 2015

Really enjoyed the day which was well outside my comfort zone, but the trainer put me at ease by the informality and fun elements of the seminar

Sherwood Forest NHS Foundation Trust October 11, 2017

It really was a great pleasure working with you, Andrew and your colleagues. I was very impressed. I certainly learned a lot and I am still digesting the lessons learned. It was certainly a very rewarding experience for me.

United Nations Industrial Development Organisation Dr George Assaf, Director September 8, 2015

Thank you for the excellent media training. The feedback was all extremely positive and we are currently considering similar future training for other staff…I will definitely recommend choosing Media Friendly again.

University of Wolverhampton Media Relations Manager February 11, 2015

Just a quick note to say how pleased we all were with the way the media training went yesterday with Andrew, who was absolutely charming and delivered an excellent session.

Nuffield Orthopedic Centre NHS Trust February 11, 2015

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