LoatesTraining is the sister brand of LoatesHR, which is how we began. Several LoatesHR team members, including company founder Sarah Loates, now also have roles within LoatesTraining.

LoatesHR currently comprises of a team of five HR and employment law specialists, plus support staff, and we provide outsourced HR support and employment law consultancy services for small to medium sized businesses. We're based in Derby city-centre, and most of our clients are from the surrounding East Midlands area.

We’ve got a wealth of practical experience, with some of us having spent over 25 years providing HR support and advising on employment law issues. We’re also extremely well qualified, both professionally and academically. We’ve worked with businesses with a single employee, as well as those with tens of thousands. We’ve helped work-from-home startups, and also major global corporations with numerous sites across multiple countries. We’ve worked with companies across a wide range of sectors, including service, manufacturing, charity, and academic. We’ve dealt with many specialised challenges, ranging from those that arise within unionised industries, to those that occur within family-run businesses.

We can assist you with workforce issues that are happening right now, as well as putting HR policies and procedures in place to both ensure employment law compliance and safeguard against future problems. We can also undertake long-term strategic HR projects to help you get the best from your workforce, and support your future business development.