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Customised Training at CSM

Central Saint Martins has been delivering bespoke customised training courses to company executives, industry groups and associations, university academics and students, as well as, private courses for individuals for many years.

We are the complete art college. Blending art, design, fashion and performance specialisms to create unparalleled learning experiences. By partnering with CSM, your business will benefit from the expertise of some of the world’s most innovative academics, consultants, designers and artists.

We offer a wide range of services including one to one tuition for as little as an hour or as long as you need, practical workshops for groups to learn specific skills or try a new creative activity, and executive level training tailored to your needs. We can create specific courses to meet the needs of your business, at one of our Central London campuses in Kings Cross or Holborn or at a venue of your choice, both in the UK and overseas.

Read our testimonials and FAQs below.


Here’s what people are saying about us. They say it better than we can!


Leadership, Creativity and Narrative Workshop

"It was a great learning experience…The program is very well designed with a lot of experiential learning rather than theory. Quite frankly, I have never attended a program like this ever before which has had such a big impact on me."

The Natural History Museum

Drawing Now Workshop

"The day we had at Central Saint Martins was one of the most enjoyable and educational that I've experienced. Our tutor was wonderful – setting us tasks that were out of our comfort zones and making us look at mark making in new and experimental ways. It was so refreshing to get away from the restriction of a mouse and screen."

L’Oréal Professionnel UK

How to Apply Your Imagination More Effectively

"We loved the day and learnt a lot from the very knowledgeable tutor, our minds were opened to a new way of thinking."

Pringle Richard Sharratt Architects

Drawing Workshop

"We were very pleased with the course and thought the tutor was an excellent drawing teacher – liked and praised by everyone."

Frequently asked questions

Please find below some frequently asked questions and answers, which we hope you will find useful.

Who can book customised training at Central Saint Martins?

Anybody! We can organise training for companies and groups, as well as 1-1 tuition for individuals and team building away days.

Who delivers customised training?

Tutors range from those teaching on the full time degree courses at Central Saint Martins to graduates and professionals who have gone on to develop their expertise outside the college and within industry. All our tutors are experienced in teaching a wide range of people and understand the practical needs of business.

How long does the training have to be?

We recommend a minimum of 5 hours training in your chosen subject. We can deliver courses to suit your schedule, whether this is over a weekend, evenings, 1 day or longer.

Are materials provided?

Yes, all materials will be provided and will be included in the course fee.

Will I receive a certificate at the end of the training?

Yes a certificate of attendance will be provided.

Does the training have to take place at Central Saint Martins?

No, we can deliver training at our London locations or your premises both in the UK and overseas.

Do the delegates need to have a good level of English?

No, we are able to organise interpreting and translation services if required.

Any other additional services provided?

Although we cannot organise travel or accommodation for you, we are able to provide catering (breakfast, lunch, refreshments).

Are there facilities for people with disabilities?

Central Saint Martins is committed to an equal opportunities policy that supports people with disabilities. We try to offer the facilities and assistance necessary to enable students with disabilities or medical conditions requiring specialist help to realise the aims and objectives of our courses. Please contact us to discuss any special arrangements or equipment, which can be provided.