A few key facts of KTL’s performance over the last 12 months to assure you we have the expertise to meet your needs.

Learners Trained
Companies Supported
Percentage Success Rate
Years Experience

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It’s Up To You New York… New York…

The latest inspired creation to roll off our learner’s production line is a New York inspired noticeboard, made by Mark undertaking our Level 1 Certificate in Art, Design & Creative Studies. Developed using stencils and combining multiple stencils and air brushing techniques, Mark has truly captured the sense and feeling of the city that never […]

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Cosy Cats!

Just look at how comfortable and cosy these beautiful cats look! They’re making the most of the lovely hand made pet beds our learners made just before Christmas. The pet beds were donated to the local RSPCA branch in Derby where they have obviously been put to good use. We hope all these lovely cats […]

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Christmas comfort

It’s that time of year again when our learners make pet beds for the animals in the care of the RSPCA Derby.  For the third consecutive year we have given our support the local RSPCA shelter in Derby to try to give their dogs and cats awaiting a new home a comfy bed over the […]

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We are one of a small number of specialist textiles, fashion and apparel training providers in the UK.

We differ from our competitors by having a wealth of industry based experience that can help you to add significant value to your organisation. We have supported small, medium, large and global employers throughout our history.


KTL prides itself on delivering responsible ethical practice in all of its operations.

We ensure transparency exists at all levels throughout our organisation to ensure you receive an open and honest service. We value our credibility as a responsible training provider as evidenced by our various kite marks and accreditations.


We value our expert workforce and invest in them to ensure you obtain support of the highest quality.

Our staff are trained regularly in their tutor and assessment skills in addition to holding certification in safeguarding, drug/alcohol awareness, diversity and all staff are DBS checked to an enhanced level.


We want you to be assured that when selecting a training partner that they hold the necessary skills and abilities to ensure you obtain maximum value and return from your investment,

KTL holds accredited kite marks from Matrix Standard, Ofsted, Creative Skillset , ABC Awards Showcase Centre and the Derbyshire Network