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About Us

CAN training offers a range of training, development and consultancy services to anyone or any organisation that works with children and young people.

From off the shelf courses to bespoke, made to measure training days, from single qualifications to managing the training needs of large organisations, from simple advice to complex project management and problem solving. CAN training has an un-paralled range of the highest quality assessors, trainers and consultants who can use their many years of hands on experience and their wide range of skills and knowledge to support our clients and help them develop great workers, great teams and great organisations. CAN training (formerly Aquila Alternatives) now offers a wider range of services to a wider range of workers and organisations.

Why Choose CAN?

We understand that you want the highest quality services at cost effective prices. We can deliver this for you.

We know you want training and development that fits your organisation. We will be there when and where you want with a service that you can depend on.

We know you want training and development to be effective and memorable. We will make it experiential, innovative and fun.

We know that, most of all, you want good outcomes for the children and young people you work with. With our extensive experience of safeguarding and working with challenging and vulnerable young people we will ensure that our services help you get amazing results.

Our Clients

CAN training courses…..“always challenging and thought provoking, it makes me review and question my practice and want to re-examine my approach” Lyn Parker (Residential manager)

Blog Updates

Coming to CAN Training soon…..E-Learning

Posted on March 17 2016 by CAN Training

"At Last!!" we hear you cry! Yes that's right, CAN training will shortly be launching a range of online courses  for your workforce to undertake in their own time and environment. 

It's Cost Effective and Saves Time

By reducing the time taken away from work, removing travel expenditures and printed material costs, online learning helps you to save time and money.

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Ofsted Official Statics Released - Fostering England 2014-2015

Posted on January 06 2016 by CAN Training

This statistical release covers local authority (LA) fostering agencies and independent fostering agencies (IFAs) in England in the year 1 April 2014 to 31 March 2015. It includes data about fostered children, foster carers, recruitment, and capacity of providers. Fostered children make up around three quarters of children looked after in England. The full report can be viewed here: