Bespoke Training

Bespoke training
With over 40 years' experience, Thrive are the UK's leading experts in training people to maximise the use of green space and gardens to promote health and wellbeing. Our flexible approach ensures that the course created with your input will be fit for purpose and create competence and confidence within your team. We focus on understanding your organisation so we can create a course that is applicable, and solution focused on improvement and progression.

Whether you are a care setting, a community group or an educational setting Thrive can help your team to excel at connecting the people you support to the well-established benefits of interacting and experiencing nature.

We offer bespoke training packages and courses from our National training programme to large and small organisations and groups. We can provide a great learning experience to small and large groups.
Recently we have provided this service to:

NHS settings, Schools, care homes, day centres, community groups and Universities such as. Enfield and Barnet NHS trust, KLC design School, Talk Surrey, Brighterkind Care Homes Grove House Hospice, RHS Bridgewater and many more.


"Two days of great training ideas and working models.  Everyone participated"
Shaw Trust

"I really enjoyed it and trainer was clearly both passionate and expert about all aspects of horticultural therapy."

Risc, Reading

Thrive can help your organisation:


  • Deliver higher quality of care to your service users
  • Meet inspection criteria
  • Secure additional support from external stakeholders and funders
  • Improve the knowledge and skills of staff
  • Fulfil the needs of an INSET day
  • Add value to a seminar or conference
  • Provide cost-effective CPD

From practical courses focussing on the special use of gardening activities for people with disabilities through to the theoretical underpinning of best practice Thrive can create a course specific to your needs and ensure a valuable learning experience that improves your organisational and group effectiveness.

Our national short course training programme provide ideas of the courses that are available in external settings.

If you would like to find out how Thrive can design a bespoke training course for you, please email or call 0118 988 5688.