The main instructors are Jennifer Bean and Lascelles Hussey who are the founders and directors of HB Publications and Training International. They are Chartered Accountants and MBA graduates with over 30 years of training and consultancy experience. Their expertise is to take business principles and apply them to a public sector/ non profit environment in an easy, user-friendly, and practical way.
They have demonstrated their expertise and experience in the form of a series of management books entitled "Essential Skills for the Public Sector", titles include Managing the Devolved Budget, Finance for Non Financial Public Sector Managers, and Costing and Pricing Public Sector services.
HB Publications and Training International (HB), helps students, managers, and staff become more confident, skillful and proactive in the important areas of financial management, budgeting, planning, and fraud awareness.
We assist organisations develop a more efficient and effective workforce, able to meet financial targets and provide value for money services.
Our services are delivered worldwide through classroom training, books and e-books, online assessments, and self-development materials. Many of our courses and products have CPD accreditation, allowing the awarding of CPD points.
We have a particular expertise in the public and non-profit sectors, delivering training and consultancy services to hundreds of clients including government, local and regional authorities, health, housing, education, and many charitable and not for profit organisations.
Our training courses receive excellent feedback, such as “enjoyable”, which is how we wish our training to be perceived.