The Skills Toolkit / COVID-19 Distance Learning

 

The UK government is providing free courses to help you learn new skills or get a new job.

On The Skills Toolkit website, you can learn about:

  • practical maths
  • computer essentials
  • personal growth and wellbeing
  • professional development
  • business and finance
  • digital design and marketing
  • computer science and coding

 

Explore free courses which can help develop skills, expand your CV, and help you earn more:

  • Soft skill development – Leadership, problem solving, or project management
  • Learn basics or refresh fundamentals – IT, English, or Mathematics
  • Develop digital skills – Coding, computer science, or digital design/marketing

 

COVID-19 Distance Learning providers

Management courses

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Global Solution Services UK Ltd

Remote Management Webinar

We can offer you an interactive Remote Management training programme for Managers / Team Leaders to take practical steps to ensure business continuity and effective remote management.

Webinar length: 90 minutes

Who should attend? Managers & Team Leaders 

Delegate numbers: Up to 8 per session

Platform: Skype for Business

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Runaway Training

Runway Training are a specialist provider of maths and English Functional Skills qualifications, Apprenticeships, Traineeships, Certified Short Courses and Soft Skills, offering a flexible approach to your staff development with online, classroom and onsite training available.

Courses include:

Lean Organisation Management Techniques

Priciples of Team Leading

 

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Learning Curve Group

Learning Curve Group give businesses, further education providers and individuals access to a better future. Whether you’re looking to upskill your workforce, struggling to deliver key pieces of the curriculum or ready to progress your career but aren’t sure where to start, Learning Curve Group breaks down the barriers you are facing.

Courses include:

Diploma in Leadership and Management

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Strive Training

Strive Training is a well established independent training provider with the key aims and objectives of empowering individuals to help them realise their potential through gaining the skills and qualifications they need to get into work.

Courses include:

Principles of Team Leading

Lean Organisational Management Techniques

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London Learning Consortium

London Learning Consortium are a Community Interest Company that works for the benefit of communities and businesses across London and the South East. They deliver skills and education programmes ourselves and in partnership with Voluntary and Community Sector learning providers and other learning and skills delivery organisations. They provide a range of services to our partners and funders within the learning and skills sector. Their work focuses on where the need is and how best to ensure impact.

Courses include:

Certificate in the Principles of Team Leading

Workplace behaviour courses

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Global Solution Services

Remote Working Webinar

Our training programmes conducted either via video conferencing or webinar will help you make the best of your new working environment whilst keeping safe, productive and motivated throughout.

Webinar length: 90 minutes 

Who should attend? Open to all staff members  

Delegate numbers: Up to 8 per session

Platform: Skype for Business

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Strive Training

Strive Training is a well established independent training provider with the key aims and objectives of empowering individuals to help them realise their potential through gaining the skills and qualifications they need to get into work.

Courses include:

Safeguarding, Prevent, and British Values

Employability

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Vision2Learn

Vision2learn is a smart way to get qualified online. Achieve something amazing with their range of fully-funded nationally accredited e-learning courses.

Courses include:

Dignity and Safeguarding Training

Health and Social Care

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Vocational Skills Solutions

VSS are experts in delivering Government funded apprenticeships and workforce upstkilling programmes, working across a diverse range of sectors. Their bespoke delivery method and approach ensures they are constantly developing training solutions to best meet the changing needs of business and industry.

Courses include:

Adult Social Care L2

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Runaway Training

Runway Training are a specialist provider of maths and English Functional Skills qualifications, Apprenticeships, Traineeships, Certified Short Courses and Soft Skills, offering a flexible approach to your staff development with online, classroom and onsite training available.

Courses include:

Customer Service for Health and Social Care Settings

Principles of Prevention and Control of Infection in Health and Social Care

Falls Prevention Awareness

Principles of Care Planning

Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care

Principles of Dementia Care

Understanding Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care

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Learning Curve Group

Learning Curve Group give businesses, further education providers and individuals access to a better future. Whether you’re looking to upskill your workforce, struggling to deliver key pieces of the curriculum or ready to progress your career but aren’t sure where to start, Learning Curve Group breaks down the barriers you are facing.

Courses include:

Certificate in Principles of End of Life Care

Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Certificate in the Principles of Care Planning

Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication In Health and Social Care

Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent

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Vision2Learn

Vision2learn is a smart way to get qualified online. Achieve something amazing with their range of fully-funded nationally accredited e-learning courses.

Courses include:

End of Life Care

Diabetes Care

Working in the Health Sector

Infection Control

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London Learning Consortium

London Learning Consortium are a Community Interest Company that works for the benefit of communities and businesses across London and the South East. They deliver skills and education programmes ourselves and in partnership with Voluntary and Community Sector learning providers and other learning and skills delivery organisations. They provide a range of services to our partners and funders within the learning and skills sector. Their work focuses on where the need is and how best to ensure impact.

Courses include:

Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care

Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Social Care

Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings

Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care

Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

Business Administration

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Runaway Training

Runway Training are a specialist provider of maths and English Functional Skills qualifications, Apprenticeships, Traineeships, Certified Short Courses and Soft Skills, offering a flexible approach to your staff development with online, classroom and onsite training available.

Courses include:

Principles of Business and Administration

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Vocational Skills Solutions

VSS are experts in delivering Government funded apprenticeships and workforce upstkilling programmes, working across a diverse range of sectors. Their bespoke delivery method and approach ensures they are constantly developing training solutions to best meet the changing needs of business and industry.

Courses include:

Business Administration Level 2

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Strive Training

Strive Training is a well established independent training provider with the key aims and objectives of empowering individuals to help them realise their potential through gaining the skills and qualifications they need to get into work.

Courses include:

Business Administration

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Learning Curve Group

Learning Curve Group give businesses, further education providers and individuals access to a better future. Whether you’re looking to upskill your workforce, struggling to deliver key pieces of the curriculum or ready to progress your career but aren’t sure where to start, Learning Curve Group breaks down the barriers you are facing.

Courses include:

Certificate in Principles of Business Administration

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London Learning Consortium

London Learning Consortium are a Community Interest Company that works for the benefit of communities and businesses across London and the South East. They deliver skills and education programmes ourselves and in partnership with Voluntary and Community Sector learning providers and other learning and skills delivery organisations. They provide a range of services to our partners and funders within the learning and skills sector. Their work focuses on where the need is and how best to ensure impact.

Courses include:

Certificate in Principles of Business Administration

Customer Services

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Runaway Training

Runway Training are a specialist provider of maths and English Functional Skills qualifications, Apprenticeships, Traineeships, Certified Short Courses and Soft Skills, offering a flexible approach to your staff development with online, classroom and onsite training available.

Courses include:

Principles of Customer Services

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Vocational Skills Solutions

VSS are experts in delivering Government funded apprenticeships and workforce upstkilling programmes, working across a diverse range of sectors. Their bespoke delivery method and approach ensures they are constantly developing training solutions to best meet the changing needs of business and industry.

Courses include:

Warehouse Level 2 Course with FLT

Cleaning Principles Level 2

Hospitality & Catering Food Hygiene

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Learning Curve Group

Learning Curve Group give businesses, further education providers and individuals access to a better future. Whether you’re looking to upskill your workforce, struggling to deliver key pieces of the curriculum or ready to progress your career but aren’t sure where to start, Learning Curve Group breaks down the barriers you are facing.

Courses include:

Certificate in Customer Services

Understanding Retail Operations

Certificate in the Principles of Warehousing and Storage

Understanding Excellent Customer Service Skills for Hospitality

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Strive Training

Strive Training is a well established independent training provider with the key aims and objectives of empowering individuals to help them realise their potential through gaining the skills and qualifications they need to get into work.

Courses include:

Customer Services

Understanding Stewarding at Spectator Events

Cleaning Knowledge and Skills

Retail Operations

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Vision2Learn

 

Vision2learn is a smart way to get qualified online. Achieve something amazing with their range of fully-funded nationally accredited e-learning courses.

Courses include:

Customer Service

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London Learning Consortium

London Learning Consortium are a Community Interest Company that works for the benefit of communities and businesses across London and the South East. They deliver skills and education programmes ourselves and in partnership with Voluntary and Community Sector learning providers and other learning and skills delivery organisations. They provide a range of services to our partners and funders within the learning and skills sector. Their work focuses on where the need is and how best to ensure impact.

Courses include:

Certificate in the Principles of Customer Service

Equality and Diversity

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Runaway Training

Runway Training are a specialist provider of maths and English Functional Skills qualifications, Apprenticeships, Traineeships, Certified Short Courses and Soft Skills, offering a flexible approach to your staff development with online, classroom and onsite training available.

Courses include:

Equality and Diversity

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Vision2Learn

Vision2learn is a smart way to get qualified online. Achieve something amazing with their range of fully-funded nationally accredited e-learning courses.

Courses include:

Equality and Diversity

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Strive Training

Strive Training is a well established independent training provider with the key aims and objectives of empowering individuals to help them realise their potential through gaining the skills and qualifications they need to get into work.

Courses include:

Equality and Diversity

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London Learning Consortium

London Learning Consortium are a Community Interest Company that works for the benefit of communities and businesses across London and the South East. They deliver skills and education programmes ourselves and in partnership with Voluntary and Community Sector learning providers and other learning and skills delivery organisations. They provide a range of services to our partners and funders within the learning and skills sector. Their work focuses on where the need is and how best to ensure impact.

Courses include:

Certificate in Equality and Diversity

Health and Wellbeing

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Global Solution Services UK Ltd

Resilience and Wellbeing Webinar

Our resilience and wellbeing training provides you with practical strategies and mindset tools to strengthen and support mental, emotional and physical resilience in leaders, managers and team members.

What: A Webinar course to support you and your households with taking care of your own and others well-being at this time

Where and When: Delivered via Zoom (need a Smartphone / Tablet / Laptop to access)

3 x Consecutive Tuesday AMs or Wednesday AMs (please contact to be booked into specific dates) at 10.30-12.30 each day (+ 1-2-1 support on phone etc in between sessions)

Who: Any learner aged 19+

Why:  Learn practical tips to take care of yourself & others’ wellbeing, and to connect with others, share experiences, and receive individual support

Please call GSS UK Ltd on 020 8665 4297 or Text / WhatsApp us on 07921 036 927 or email sherella@globalsolutionservices.co.uk  for further information or to book

Response to Redundancy Webinar

The Response to Redundancy (Career Support) training is broken into bitesize webinar sessions giving staff members who are at risk of redundancy all the information needed to prepare for the current Job Market.

Bitesize Webinar lengths: 90 minutes 

Who should attend? This is open to staff members who are at risk of redundancy or would like to upskill in order to apply for internal roles 

Delegate numbers: Up to 8 per session

Platform: Skype for Business

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Runaway Training

Runway Training are a specialist provider of maths and English Functional Skills qualifications, Apprenticeships, Traineeships, Certified Short Courses and Soft Skills, offering a flexible approach to your staff development with online, classroom and onsite training available.

Courses include:

Understanding Health and Nutrition

Working with People with Mental Health Needs

Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

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Learning Curve Group

Learning Curve Group give businesses, further education providers and individuals access to a better future. Whether you’re looking to upskill your workforce, struggling to deliver key pieces of the curriculum or ready to progress your career but aren’t sure where to start, Learning Curve Group breaks down the barriers you are facing.

Courses include:

Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health

Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems

Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

Counselling Skills

Certificate in Improving Personal Exercise Health and Nutrition

Understanding Technology Enabled Care 

Understanding Personal Care Needs

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Strive Training

Strive Training is a well established independent training provider with the key aims and objectives of empowering individuals to help them realise their potential through gaining the skills and qualifications they need to get into work.

Courses include:

Mental Health Awareness

Improving Personal Exercise, Health and Nutrition

Understanding Nutrition and Health

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Vision2Learn

Vision2learn is a smart way to get qualified online. Achieve something amazing with their range of fully-funded nationally accredited e-learning courses.

Courses include:

Nutrition and Health

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London Learning Consortium

London Learning Consortium are a Community Interest Company that works for the benefit of communities and businesses across London and the South East. They deliver skills and education programmes ourselves and in partnership with Voluntary and Community Sector learning providers and other learning and skills delivery organisations. They provide a range of services to our partners and funders within the learning and skills sector. Their work focuses on where the need is and how best to ensure impact.

Courses include:

Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

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Runaway Training

Runway Training are a specialist provider of maths and English Functional Skills qualifications, Apprenticeships, Traineeships, Certified Short Courses and Soft Skills, offering a flexible approach to your staff development with online, classroom and onsite training available.

Courses include:

Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities

Understanding Autism

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Learning Curve Group

Learning Curve Group give businesses, further education providers and individuals access to a better future. Whether you’re looking to upskill your workforce, struggling to deliver key pieces of the curriculum or ready to progress your career but aren’t sure where to start, Learning Curve Group breaks down the barriers you are facing.

Courses include:

Certificate in Understanding Autism

English, Maths, and IT

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Sutton College

Sutton College is the premier provider of adult education and training in the London Borough of Sutton offering over 1000 part-time courses in the day and evening.

Courses include:

Book-Keeping

Computerised Accounts

Keyboarding & Word Processing – First Steps

Keyboarding & Word Processing – Next Steps

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Vocational Skills Solutions

VSS are experts in delivering Government funded apprenticeships and workforce upstkilling programmes, working across a diverse range of sectors. Their bespoke delivery method and approach ensures they are constantly developing training solutions to best meet the changing needs of business and industry.

Courses include:

Functional Skills Maths, English, ICT Level 2

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Learning Curve Group

Learning Curve Group give businesses, further education providers and individuals access to a better future. Whether you’re looking to upskill your workforce, struggling to deliver key pieces of the curriculum or ready to progress your career but aren’t sure where to start, Learning Curve Group breaks down the barriers you are facing.

Courses include:

English and Maths

Certificate in Digital Skills

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Strive Training

Strive Training is a well established independent training provider with the key aims and objectives of empowering individuals to help them realise their potential through gaining the skills and qualifications they need to get into work.

Courses include:

Principles of Digital Skills

IT Users Skills

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Vision2Learn

Vision2learn is a smart way to get qualified online. Achieve something amazing with their range of fully-funded nationally accredited e-learning courses.

Courses include:

Essential IT Skills

London Learning Consortium

London Learning Consortium are a Community Interest Company that works for the benefit of communities and businesses across London and the South East. They deliver skills and education programmes ourselves and in partnership with Voluntary and Community Sector learning providers and other learning and skills delivery organisations. They provide a range of services to our partners and funders within the learning and skills sector. Their work focuses on where the need is and how best to ensure impact.

Courses include:

Certificate in IT Users Skills

Working with Young People

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JACE Childcare Academy

JACE are excited to be launching their new JACE Childcare Academy, and can take enquiries now for an August 2020 start. This is a new Apprenticeship offer from JACE to bring young people in to a substantial and local programme when they just leave school or college. For more information, please click here.

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Sutton College

Sutton College is the premier provider of adult education and training in the London Borough of Sutton offering over 1000 part-time courses in the day and evening.

Courses Include:

Early Years Settings Introduction

Early Years Educator

Early Years Practitioner

Supporting Teaching and Learning

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Learning Curve Group

Learning Curve Group give businesses, further education providers and individuals access to a better future. Whether you’re looking to upskill your workforce, struggling to deliver key pieces of the curriculum or ready to progress your career but aren’t sure where to start, Learning Curve Group breaks down the barriers you are facing.

Courses include:

Introducing Caring for Children and Young People

Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses

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Strive Training

Strive Training is a well established independent training provider with the key aims and objectives of empowering individuals to help them realise their potential through gaining the skills and qualifications they need to get into work.

Courses include:

Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health

Behaviour that Challenges in Children

Awareness of bullying in Children and Young People

Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses

Caring for Children and Young People

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London Learning Consortium

London Learning Consortium are a Community Interest Company that works for the benefit of communities and businesses across London and the South East. They deliver skills and education programmes ourselves and in partnership with Voluntary and Community Sector learning providers and other learning and skills delivery organisations. They provide a range of services to our partners and funders within the learning and skills sector. Their work focuses on where the need is and how best to ensure impact.

Courses include:

Certificate in Caring for Children and Young People

Working in Housing

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Learning Curve Group

Learning Curve Group give businesses, further education providers and individuals access to a better future. Whether you’re looking to upskill your workforce, struggling to deliver key pieces of the curriculum or ready to progress your career but aren’t sure where to start, Learning Curve Group breaks down the barriers you are facing.

Courses include:

Understanding Tenant Support in Social Housing

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London Learning Consortium

London Learning Consortium are a Community Interest Company that works for the benefit of communities and businesses across London and the South East. They deliver skills and education programmes ourselves and in partnership with Voluntary and Community Sector learning providers and other learning and skills delivery organisations. They provide a range of services to our partners and funders within the learning and skills sector. Their work focuses on where the need is and how best to ensure impact.

Courses include:

Understanding Tenant Support in Social Housing

Business Enterprise

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Learning Curve Group

Learning Curve Group give businesses, further education providers and individuals access to a better future. Whether you’re looking to upskill your workforce, struggling to deliver key pieces of the curriculum or ready to progress your career but aren’t sure where to start, Learning Curve Group breaks down the barriers you are facing.

Courses include:

Certificate in Business Improvement Techniques

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Kick Off In Business

Working with a range of partners from Premier League Football Clubs to HM Prisons, Kick Off in Business run short events and courses which are fun, engaging, practical and useful. They provide people with information to set up on their own and at the same time, protect them from the information they don’t need. Kick Off In Business package the common challenges and considerations of starting up and help you tackle them.

Courses include:

Social Enterprise – Entrepreneur course (NEETS 16-24)

Construction

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CIDORI

CIDORI are a leading supplier of bespoke learning and development solutions that drive up workplace performance.

In partnership with O’Niel & Brennan they are running the Construct a Career course.

From this course, you will come away with:

  • Level 1 ETA Health & Safety in Construction Environment Certificate
  • Preparation for your Health, Safety & Environment Labourer Test
  • CSCS test booked and paid for
  • When the CSCS test is passed, CIDORI will order your CSCS card
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Vocational Skills Solutions

VSS are experts in delivering Government funded apprenticeships and workforce upstkilling programmes, working across a diverse range of sectors. Their bespoke delivery method and approach ensures they are constantly developing training solutions to best meet the changing needs of business and industry.

Courses include:

CSCS Course, Test, and Card