Our Courses

We have a great range of courses to choose from. Please navigate the menu above for more detail information on our courses. We provide training at all levels from the most basic first aid course to Train the Trainer and Teacher Training qualifications.


The Security Guard Course is a required for those who want to obtain the SIA Security Guarding Licence which allows you to work in the private security industry as a security officer.

First Aid

Our popular workplace first aid training courses include First Aid at Work and Emergency First Aid at Work, both are designed to meet the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

Fire Safety

Brightside Training Fire Safety Training Courses are designed to ensure your organisation can meet the needs of your Fire Risk Assessment under The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.


List of all current courses available to purchase.

Meet our team

Here is a quick introduction to our Brightside Training team!

Anthony Sewell

Owner / Tutor

Tony has 30 years as a serving Police Officer. During his service in both West Midlands and West Mercia Police he served 25 years front line policing, where he has worked in both city centre and rural policing. He has spent time in the riot police in Birmingham, where he later became a Police Officer Safety trainer. He was also a police medic, surveillance trained and a community Police Officer, for which he won Community Police Officer of the year on two occasions. Since leaving the Police, he has worked for 3 years as a Door Supervisor, working in a variety of roles. He brings a wealth of experience, professionalism and fun to the courses he runs.

Mark Chappell

Tutor and Administrator

Mark spent 10 years in the Army, finishing his career in the Special Investigation Branch (SIB) investigating serious crime and sensitive cases within the military.
IN 1996, joined West Mercia Police, where he specialised in managing Informants (CHIS) and on promotion worked across Worcester, Hereford and North Worcestershire.
Mark’s career culminated as the Inspector in charge of Policing in Redditch & Bromsgrove, where he set up and managed a successful multi agency approach to tackling serious & organised crime. Furthermore, he initiated many sporting projects to tackle ASB and Crime amongst young people, working alongside local sporting clubs and this culminated in national recognition by the Lords Taverners for his work in the British Asian community.
On retiring from the Police in 2020, Mark has worked in the security sector in the UK and Europe and also managed multiple COVID Testing sites across the Midlands.
He has also been Instructing on Security and First Aid since 2021 and brings huge enthusiasm and experience to his method of teaching!

What clients say

Here are just a few of our satisfied customers who have attended one of Brightside Training's courses.
Martin Ross

Martin Ross

I’ve just completed my course with these guys, excellent instruction highly recommended

Get in Touch

For more information about our courses get in touch.

Email Us


Give us a ring

Mark Chappell 07908757324

Contact Us