Michael Westland-Rose Training

Michael Westland-Rose Training

Live Training Portfolio

Guildford | London | UK | International

Portfolio project examples

Michael Westland-Rose Training based in Guildford has over 25 years’ experience delivering engaging live training and coaching across London, the UK and internationally. Take a look at our portfolio, view our specialist training courses, and get in touch for more information or to book.

BSI (British Standards Institute)

Creation and delivery of bespoke ‘Train the Digital Trainer’ courses delivered virtually with regular bookings running over two years

Glaxo SmithKline

Delivery of presentation and advanced presentation skills every month for over 12 years. During one year GSK analysed the month on month feedback from around 30 different training courses in which Michael’s consistently came in the top five.

International Maritime Organisation (part of the UN)

Five years delivering two day presentation skills and public speaking courses for attendees required to deliver internationally. Media interviews and training for trainer courses were added to the IMO offering and have run for over two years. The IMO recommended Michael’s media training to the IOPC (International Oil Pollution Council) in 2018 and also added a further course titled ‘Presentation Skills For Non-Native English Speakers’.

Civil Service Learning (KPMG)

One of a team of presenters delivering a KPMG produced course in ‘Building Effective Teams’. This was originally delivered face to face and delivered virtually during and after the Covid epidemic via MS Teams.

Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

Three years running Presentation Skills and Public Speaking for the funding team who present to schools and corporates, and speak at public events and award ceremonies within Royal venues. Also ran courses for the marketing team required to pitch for major donations.

National Grid

Over five years delivering regular face to face presentation skills training and virtual presentation skills to small groups of up to 10 attendees plus two Ted Talk style virtual sessions with 50 attendees on each.

Virgin Trains

Three years running regular courses in presentation, public speaking and media interviews for those required to speak and answer questions within public forums and council meetings.


Over six years running both presentation and advanced presentation skills programmes which have been selected to run regularly throughout offices in England, Scotland, Norway, Romania and the south of France.


Over five years running a variety of bespoke presentation skills training throughout Sony Broadcast, Sony Music and for Sony owned game producers.


Part of a team of trainers delivering regular virtual training (created by Sellafield‘s L&D department) in ‘Professional Communication Skills’, Self Confidence & Assertiveness’ and ‘Personal Resilience’

Taylor Wimpey

Over six years running regular courses in presentation skills and media interviews. The latter being part of TW’s ‘community lead planning’ response – for attendees required to speak at council meetings and public consultation events in which local media are also present. Michael trained every director throughout TW’s 25 regional offices. Also ran three x two day courses in communication skills.

Selection Interviewing Skills

Created and delivered training for interviewers (managers) within various corporates. Also receive requests for one on one coaching with people preparing for job interviews and ran a series of courses delivered within local schools attended by school leavers in preparation for first time job interviews. Worked with Citizens Advice helping create advisory literature for jobseekers.

Client Assignment Portfolio

Broadcast / Media / Gaming


Sky TV
Sony Broadcast
Sony Music
Sony Sygnosis
Warner Brothers

Engineering & Construction


Atkins Global
BE Aerospace
Mace Construction
Oliver Connel & Son
Sulzer UK Building Services / Suez
Taylor Wimpey
TSL Aerospace
Westbury Homes

Healthcare / Pharmaceutical


Attain Health Consultancy
British Medical Association
European Medicines Agency
Glaxo SmithKline
Johnson & Johnson
Lonza (Switzerland)
Lilly Research
Mental Health UK
The NHS (various UK trusts)
Optimus Pharma
Proctor & Gamble
Steeper Group
(also see list of charities)



Citizens Advice 
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award
Institute for The Blind  
MacMillan Cancer Support
Marie Curie
Mental Health UK

Advertising / Marketing / Digital

Saatchi & Saatchi
Shephard Day 
Sift Media & Sift Digital

Local UK Borough Councils

Royal Borough of Kingston Council
Rushmoor Borough Council
Southwark County Council

Computer / IT/ Electronics

Apple UK
Boldon James
Cable & Wireless
Cisco (Webex)
Core Filing
Holophane Europe
Rohde & Schwartz

Transport / Airways

BE Aerospace
Britten Norman (Aviation)
Drive Electric
Great Western Railway
Heathrow Airport
London Underground
London Transport Museum
Thatcham Research
Virgin Trains


B & Q
Boots Chemist
Co-op Stores
Disney Store
Marks & Spencer
White Cube Gallery

Public Sector

British Medical Association
BSI (British Standards Institute)
The Conservative Party
The Civil Service (UK Government)
The Crown Estate
Crown Prosecution Service
The Environment Agency
International Maritime Organisation (part of the United Nations)
International Oil Pollution Trust Fund
The NHS (various trusts throughout the UK)


Oxford University
Reading University
Ted Talk (UCL)

Dairy / Food / Drink

Arla Foods
Dairy Crest
Green Isle Foods
National Dairymen’s Association
St Ivel

Banking / Investment

Barclays Bank
Hewitt Associates
Lloyds Bank
London Clearing House
Northern Rock
Royal Bank of Canada 
Sun Life Financial
West Midlands Pension Fund

Utilities / Energy

Astra Zeneca (Chemical)
British Gas
Esso / Exxon
National Grid / National Gas
Nigerian National Petroleum Corp
London Electricity
Sallafield Ltd


BT Security
KLM – Royal Dutch Airlines
International Oil Pollution Compensation Fund
New Forest Hotels
Savoy Hotel

Emergency Services

Bedford Fire Brigade
Hampshire Fire Brigade
London Fire Brigade
Stay Safe (Emergency Services Provision to Schools)

Contact us to book

To discuss a requirement or place a booking for live training services in Guildford, London, the UK or worldwide then contact Michael today.