About Us

Explosive Learning Solutions (ELS) is a well-established X-listed Vocational Educational Training Provider. We have been delivering training and assessment in the public and private sectors, for over 15 years, working on government, military and private contracts all around the world. 

Els was founded in 2005 by Directors Catherine and James Convery both senior ex-military Army personnel.

Over the years the team has grown and now consists of both ex-military, civilian team members and still serving military personnel covering many industry sectors with a wealth of experience and expertise. 

In 2019 ELS decided to apply to become an End-Point Assessment Organisation (EPAO) covering a number of industry sectors. We are thrilled to have been awarded the EPAO status early this year with our first Apprenticeship Standard; Level 3 Team Leader/Supervisor.

Our End-Point Assessment (EPA) team consist of subject matter experts (SME’s), assessors and internal quality assurers (IQA’s). Some of the team have previously worked in the Apprenticeship sector for over 23+ years and we prode ourselves on the expertise we hold within the team.

ELS use core staff and associayes on our contracts.

As ELS are, still fairly new to End-Point Assessment within the Apprecnticship sector we continue to look for new assessors and SME’s to join the team. If you would like to find out more abount joining the ELS End-Point Assessment Team, please speka to Caroline Walton, Head of End-Point Assessment here at ELS. You can contact Caroline on 01235 861805 or email cwalton@explosivelearningsolutions.com.

At our approved training centre in Harwell, Oxfordshire, we offer assessing and internal quality assurance training courses and qualifications.