About Us at Learning Light

If you want to deliver an engaging, effective elearning or training programme, then talking to us at Learning Light could be a great place to start. We help organisations large and small to reduce costs, make onboarding and compliance faster, and improve learning outcomes to transform results.

Learning research and adviceLearning Light was founded in 2005, as a centre of excellence in the use of elearning and the latest learning techniques and technologies.

Sheffield, the home of Learning Light, has one of the largest clusters of elearning companies in the UK and in Europe. It is from here since 2005 that Learning Light has provided expert advice and consultancy to many companies, public sector organisations and not-for-profits looking to use elearning and learning technologies to improve their business performance.


Our Training and eLearning Team

Today, our core team has decades of combined experience in the fields of training, elearning and blended learning.

David Patterson - eLearning Expert and DirectorDavid Patterson – eLearning Expert and Director of Learning Light

David’s work with Learning Light follows over 20 years of experience in management and strategy across a range of industries. With strengths and a background in technology, in 2000 he studied for MSc in Information Systems at the University of Sheffield. It was there that his interest was sparked in the growing influence of elearning.

After joining Learning Light in 2005, he advised and supported many UK, European, US and global organisations in designing and deploying successful training and elearning projects.

David has been commissioned to produce many extensive research reports on learning technology markets, and has been a speaker at major international conferences, such as IADIS in Germany and DevLearn in the USA.


Becky - our training delivery manager
Becky – Training Delivery Manager

Becky leads the delivery of training programmes, including offender learning projects. She has extensive experience of training across a range of sectors, and provides white-label training solutions for organisations looking to outsource aspects of their service delivery.


Vicki - our waste management training consultant
Vicki – CIWM (WAMITAB) Centre Manager

Learning Light is a CIWM (WAMITAB) Approved Training Centre and Vicki manages all operations related to waste management training. She advises our clients in this industry on their training and qualification requirements.


Laura Gibbs eLearning ConsultantLaura – Associate eLearning Consultant

Laura Gibbs is a Strategic Digital Learning Consultant with 17+ years experience supporting major brands with their training needs. Her clients have included Unilever, Girlguiding UK, the Institute of Physics Publishing, the British Medical Association (BMA) and many more. Laura is a qualified project manager (PRINCE2 / APMP) and has a degree in Applied Psychology and Computing.

Learn more about our elearning consultancy services and how Laura can help you with developing a digital learning strategy, learning platform (LMS / LXP) selection, and advising on learning design.

Av Srivastava eLearning Marketing Consultant and Marketing Analyst

Av Srivastava – eLearning Marketing Consultant

Av is an elearning researcher and marketing consultant, and manages the Learning Light website. Analysing the elearning market, he helps us to deliver industry advice and insights online to visitors in over 160 countries across the globe.

He has over 14 years of experience helping a number of elearning companies to gain increased visibility and expand into new sectors and territories.


Can We Help You?

We help organisations large and small to design and deliver engaging, effective elearning and training programmes.

If you want to reduce costs, make training faster or improve learning outcomes within your organisation, get in touch with us at Learning Light for an informal discussion of your needs.