About Us

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Nicholson Solutions are an established provider of Digital Skills Training services, accredited with the Learning and Performance Institute. We are based in Aberdeen and serve the whole of Scotland for tutor-led classroom groups and the whole of the UK for live on-line training.

We are Education Partners for the Digital Marketing Institute in Scotland and deliver the Certified Digital Marketing Professional qualification. In addition our main areas of expertise are Microsoft Office, Project and SharePoint, as well as Adobe Acrobat and Photoshop. We work at every skill level from complete beginners to competent users.

We aim to provide creative and innovative training solutions which develop individuals’ confidence and independence in using computers, and enable businesses to get the best possible return on their investment in people and IT.

We work with our clients as their learning partner, to bring about sustainable performance improvements through their investment with us.

Our passion for learning, our commitment to quality and our engaging and empathetic style of delivery result in real value for our clients.


Philippa Holdsworth

Philippa Holdsworth - Managing Director

Having grown the business from the start, Philippa manages the day to day operations of Nicholson Solutions, whilst also contributing her analysis and training experience to understanding our clients’ requirements and developing appropriate training solutions. She is an accredited trainer for the Certified Digital Marketing Professional course, and also has extensive experience of Microsoft Office, Project and SharePoint. She is also experienced in developing quality systems and manages the company’s Learning and Performance Institute accredited quality assurance scheme.

Steve Turnbull

Steve Turnbull - Computer Skills Trainer

Steve has worked in IT since 1999 and has extensive experience in understanding client requirements. He has experience of delivering training in Microsoft Office and Project and in various bespoke applications. Steve has excellent relationship management skills built up working with a major utilities company over a thirteen year period.

Lee Anne Hepburn

Lee Anne Hepburn - Associate Trainer

Lee Anne is an experienced training and development professional who has been designing and delivering training to groups and individuals since 2005. She has developed and delivered vocational training programmes and has had a role in qualification assessing, marking and invigilation, but now has digital skills training as her main focus. She is an accredited trainer for the Certified Digital Marketing Professional course, and has extensive expertise in Microsoft Project as well as all the Microsoft Office applications. She works with all levels from beginner to advanced.