The Directors

Fiona Jagger

Fiona is the joint Owner/Director of The IT Trainer. During her career path, Fiona has worked with a number of large organisations employing up to 400 staff at each, and has used her expertise in several key areas. She has been personally responsible for running teams of up to 250 staff. She is highly experienced and competent in her field of Administration Services, having achieved RSA I, II and III in typing as well as a current wpm of 75 to 80, with on average 100% accuracy.

Fiona's excellent organisational skills means she is able to run a tight ship, managing the whole back office/operational side of the business including looking after the sub-contractors ensuring that training is delivered to the highest standard; plus the finance, administration and marketing processes.

Andy Hogg

Andy Hogg, also joint Owner/Director of The IT Trainer, is an IT Specialist with proven teaching and technical skills gained during the 26 years he has worked within the IT Industry. Andy brings a wealth of knowledge to The IT Trainer, combining a unique, friendly and focussed training style with the ability to recognise the skill levels of the students and to tailor the training to meet each student’s specific requirements.  He has recently delivered training sessions in Dubai, Munich and Casablanca. A graduate of De Montfort University (B.Sc Mathematics), Andy also has MCAS (Microsoft Certified Application Specialist) and MOS (Microsoft Office Specialist) accreditations.

Andy’s method of IT training has been described as “IT Coaching”, with the emphasis being placed on the student to perform all the tasks, under Andy’s careful guidance. This style of teaching is entirely appropriate to The IT Trainer and allows each of the courses to be entirely flexible, thus ensuring a maximum return on investment.