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Brent Warren

Introduction & Expertise


Brent is the Director of Training at The Centre for Management & Business Development Ltd (CMBD). He is the lead tutor on the Level 7 and Level 5 management development programmes and his responsibilities include the development of the tutors and trainers as well as overseeing course content and quality.
His first love however is being in a classroom or conference centre with a group of delegates on either a one day course or a management programme. He is extremely proud of the fact that CMBD are a fully approved Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Centre and has personally helped many hundreds of people achieve their qualifications. CMBD achieves nearly double the national pass rate for qualifications.
Brent currently delivers training and qualifications that range from Level 2 Team Leader (with an equivalence to GCSE level) right up to Level 7 Strategic Management & Leadership (with an equivalence to a Masters’ Degree or PGCE). He also designs and co-ordinates training programmes and interventions for CMBD clients and delivers a range of one-day skills workshops.
Following the completion of a five year management training programme with a large high-street UK retailer, Brent took up a senior position as the Operations Manager for a major Hong Kong supermarket group. There then followed a period back in the UK where he developed a family run motocross business into the market-leader in its field.
He then joined a major UK motor manufacturer, developing a cutting-edge customer care programme throughout the UK dealer network. This was followed by a move to their international sales team with responsibility for developing Southeast Asia, parts of Eastern Europe and the Middle East.
For the past 11 years, Brent has delivered training up to Post Graduate studies level. He has tutored and lectured for both Nottingham Trent University and The University of Nottingham in management, leadership and business studies. He has just helped to deliver the ninth consecutive year of summer management schools for The University of Nottingham’s International Office.
Professional Qualifications/Affiliations  

- CMI Level 7 in Strategic Leadership
- NVQ Level 4 in Management
- A1 Assessor Award
- Level 3 PTTLLS
- NVQ Level 3 BIT’s
- Approved Growth Accelerator Coach
- Leadership and Management training provider BGS
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Updated Mar 2016