Open Training Days


Book a place on one of our Open Training Days

We hold general training events around the country which are open to all our customers. Topics range from introductory sessions for new staff to more advanced module or feature-specific sessions for people who want to get the most out of their system.

Basic Open Training Day

This training day is ideal for new staff or people looking to refresh their Lamplight skills and will help them to navigate the system, feel more confident in data entry (work, referrals and outcomes) and gain an introduction to reporting.

We are currently running a waiting list for this course – please get in touch if you would like to be kept informed.

Advanced Open Training Day

  • Thursday 7th June – StayAhead Training6 Long Lane, Barbican, London EC1A 9HF – full
  • Thursday 5th July – The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield, S1 4FW
  • Thursday 13th September – StayAhead Training6 Long Lane, Barbican, London EC1A 9HF

This training day will help managers and those responsible for reporting understand how to get the information they need out of their system. They will also learn methods to check the quality of the data being put into the system. It is recommended that people attending this day already have a working knowledge of the system to get the most from it.

System Admin Open Training Day – perfect for GDPR!

  • Tuesday 22nd MayNowgen Centre29 Grafton St, Manchester M13 9WU – full

For system administrators who would like to know more about how to manage the back-end functions of their database. Topics covered include managing lists, adding and editing custom tabs and fields, finding and merging duplicate profiles, setting up new login and password policies and archiving and deleting data.


All days run from 10am until 4pm

Open Training Days cost £140 plus VAT per person (includes training materials and lunch)

Book your places by emailing


Here’s what others have said about past Open Training Days:

Participant feedback

Bianca Ferreira da Silva – Eden Plaistow – November 2014:

…thanks for the training on Monday, I feel so confident using Lamplight now!

Paul Ainger – Community Warehouse – November 2014:

Many thanks for the training yesterday, it gave me a better insight into what the system can do

Les Simmons – Staffordshire Council of Voluntary Youth Services – December 2013:

…really enjoyed the training and learned a lot. Thank you.

Stephen Hawkins – Sutton Vision – December 2013:

I enjoyed the training event last week and felt it helped me to get much more of a grasp of the reporting features of Lamplight.

 Beckie Johnson – The Green House – February 2014:

The day left me with an increased confidence for using Lamplight.