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Welcome to Armada Training

Established 25 years ago, Armada is the market leader in providing training to designers, creatives and other professionals.

Accredited Training

Accredited Training

Our courses are accredited by:

  • Autodesk.
  • Institute of Scientific and Technical Communicators.

These accreditations are your guarantee of first-class training.

Expert instructors

Expert instructors

Our instructors are specialists in their fields, equipped with many years’ industry experience.

CAD design courses are hosted by Autodesk Certified Instructors.

Creative courses are hosted by Adobe Certified Instructors.

Our guarantees to you

Our guarantees to you

Price guarantee: if you find the same scheduled course at a lower price, we’ll match that price.

Training guarantee: if you don’t feel you learned enough to put your skills into practice, you can repeat the same scheduled course free of charge.

Great client satisfaction

Great client satisfaction

Our performance is monitored by accrediting organisations, including Autodesk and Adobe.

Our overall approval rating based on delegate feedback exceeds 95%.

Great facilities

Great facilities

Our centres offer a comfortable and professional learning environment conductive to learning.

All offer dedicated, air-conditioned training suites, equipped with large-screen workstations for you to practice what you learn.

Course reviews

Course review

AutoCAD Essentials

By Elizabeth K - July 2024

“Rod is a fantastic trainer. He provides clear guidance and has great insights to share from his years of practical experience with the programme. I can't recommend him enough! I wasn't expecting to enjoy AutoCAD but the way the course...”

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Introduction to Premiere Pro

By Lewis G - June 2024

“Great course! Really enjoyed it and found all the information incredibly useful for myself.”

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Revit Essentials

By Sarah K - July 2024

“Really enjoyed the course. The instructor was extremely patient and supportive throughout. The content was relevant and the structure was appropriate. Left feeling excited!”

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Introduction to Illustrator

By Christopher P - April 2024

“I thought the course was incredibly helpful, I am now confident that I would be able to complete Illustrator projects when requested by clients and would be very interested in learning more about the software and it's capabilities. Matt was...”

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Introduction to SketchUp

By Ross M - July 2024

“Rodney was a pleasant and patient instructor. I was able to follow along well.”

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Introduction to InDesign

By Bethan T - June 2024

“Really great course - now feel a lot more confident using the various toolbars InDesign has and am looking forward to trying to put the skills I've learnt into practice”

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Fusion Essentials

By Sam H - June 2024

“I found the course very helpful and couldn't praise Carl more, he was fantastic!”

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AutoCAD Intermediate

By Jay B - April 2024

“I'm very happy with the training provided, it will really help me to develop skills in my current role. Nebille was very patient and answered any questions that I had.”

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Introduction to Photoshop

By Jenny B - June 2024

“Lynne was an amazing instructor, very patient and knowledgeable. Really tried to tailor the course to my arty requirements. Lovely company.”

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Civil 3D Essentials

By Zac N - July 2024

“I feel like this course has benefited me greatly. It has given me a great base knowledge in Civil 3D. Stewart the tutor was extremely knowledgeable. I would recommend this course to anyone.”

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Introduction to After Effects

By Kyle C - July 2024

“Very helpful and informative, enjoyable course which covered the basics.”

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Technical authoring programme

By Nneka A - June 2024

“I truly appreciate the value, and enjoyment Matthew brought to this experience. I am eagerly looking forward to implementing the knowledge gained in the future.”

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3ds Max Essentials

By Rachel G - May 2024

“Great course, would strongly recommend. Rod is an excellent teacher, very patient and very thorough in explaining processes.”

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Inventor Essentials

By Matt B - June 2024

“The training was top class and extremely engaging and professional. I am now looking to book further courses for our organisation.”

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AutoCAD 3D

By Henry B - June 2024

“Armada Training was brilliant.”

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