Services and products

Skills and workforce development

CIREM undertakes primary and secondary research on skills shortages, skill gaps and latent skill shortages We have experience in skills strategy development, particularly at sector skill council levels. Our clients are at regional and national levels.

Labour Market Intelligence
We undertake assessment and summary reports of UK wide labour market intelligence data in the health care fields. We have experience in future ‘scenario planning' in health care related workforce development

Learning Needs Analysis
We have considerable expertise and experience in devising and analysing an organisation's learning needs. Our work encompasses writing peer reviewed papers, scoping a field of study, analysis and synthesis of data to produce executive summary and full reports.

Our client base is at national, regional and SME level

Innovation and evaluation

From 2015, an increasing amount of our work has focused on innovation strategy, skills and evaluation. To accommodate this development CiREM has worked in partnership with a number of organisations and people to create an off-shoot venture namely the Cambridge Institute for Innovation (Cii for short).

Cambridge Institute for Innovation can be found here (

Research based projects

CiREM specialises in short term research based project work. We participate and contribute to the project planning components of the research.



CIREM specialises in evaluations that are innovative in their methodology or subject matter.

  • We design evaluation frameworks for organisations and particular programmes.
  • We conduct meta-evaluations across employment sectors and professional disciplines.
  • We advise on evaluation practice and policy

Educational facilitation and training

CIREM has considerable experience in leading and facilitating educational events.

We specialise in small group work - an approach that takes careful planning and considerate facilitation.

We also undertake training in skills.


Visit our E-learning virtual campus

CiREM is a national provider in elearning resources and materials in health-related research skills The resources are composed of a comprehensive series of modules which when grouped together form a structured research skills course.

Modules are free standing to enable students to choose to follow the most appropriate direction of study.

CiREM has a cadre of academic tutors experienced in supporting our elearning modules and courses.