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About us

Nuts and Bolts Training is a private training company formed by Julie Freemantle and Steven Proudfoot both of whom have many years experience in the development and delivery of workplace training.

We offer a wide range of practical one day courses to housing associations, local authorities and building maintenance companies across the UK.

Our course range is constantly developing and covers three broad categories:

1.     Building Maintenance and Repairs

2.     Regulation and Legislation

3.     Housing Management and Customer Service

 Our courses are delivered by a highly experienced team of tutors each of whom has hands on experience at a high level in their field of expertise.

We currently offer:

In-House Courses

If you have a group of candidates or can partner with another local organisation, our tutors will come to you to deliver any of our courses. This can save you time and money and enable the course to be tailored to your specific requirements.

Public Courses

The public courses are held in a central London location details of which can be found on our course pages.


Steven Proudfoot – Director

Steven has a long history in education and training beginning as an Assessor and Verifier for Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SVQs) through to establishing a training company to deliver a project on behalf of the Law Society of Scotland. 
Since then Steven has been Chief Operating Office of Asset Skills with a year as Interim CEO of the CSSA (Cleaning and Support Services Association). 
Steven is currently a Director of Nuts and Bolts Training and a Director of Lunfoot Business Services a payroll and auto enrolment business.

Julie Freemantle – Director

Julie has a varied background working in education, advertising, sales and marketing. She worked at Newsquest in various roles including regional sales trainer responsible for developing and delivering a wide range of training courses.
For the last eleven Julie was employed by Asset Skills working on many skills and training projects across the UK and was Head of Asset Skills Training and a director of Upkeep Training Ltd.
Julie is currently a Director of Nuts and Bolts Training and a Commercial Consultant for Country Child magazine